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News from ICUK

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ICUK Exhibits at Convergence Summit North 2013

ICUK has once again embarked on an exciting journey since our last Convergence in the South at Sandown Park back in October 2012. The North Convergence Summit is therefore another great prospect for us to showcase, discuss and explain our exciting range of services, developing platforms and also introduce ourselves to prospective resellers in the North.

First posted: April 2013


ICUK / CIX Anniversary Celebrations

2012 is not only the year in which the UK celebrates the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and the 2012 Olympics, it is also the year in which ICUK and CIX celebrate their 10th and 25th anniversaries respectively.

First posted: July 2012

ICUK Acquires CIX Online

We are delighted to announce that CIX Online Limited, Europe's most advanced conferencing and discussion system and one of the UK's oldest providers of web hosting and Internet connectivity, has today been acquired by ICUK.

First posted: May 2011


ICUK Announces New Unmetered Broadband Connections

We are pleased to announce the release of a new ADSL 2+ offering providing speeds of up to 16Mb for over 800 exchanges in the UK.

First posted: May 2009

Referral Scheme For Broadband Customers

From 1st April 2009, existing customers can now receive a discount on their own ICUK broadband subscription for every customer referred to us, rewarding them for their loyalty and recommendation.

First posted: April 2009


ICUK Control Panel Version 7 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of version 7 of the control panel.

First posted: January 2009

New Broadband Data Allowances

From the 1st December all new and existing home and business broadband users will benefit from more data transfer for their money.

First posted: December 2008


XML API Released for Resellers

We have great pleasure in announcing the release of the worlds first XML API for resellers that encompasses both hosting and xDSL facilities. Utilising this interface resellers can now automatically provision new orders and deliver additional items to clients with a minimum of effort.

First posted: May 2007

Spam & Virus Filtering v3.0

We are delighted to announce the forthcoming release of the latest ICUK Spam + Virus Filtering solution.

First posted: January 2007


SDSL Now Available

As part of our continuous development plans all resellers can now benefit from the SDSL plans for resale. Recent reductions in BT wholesale costs for these plans have made them a more attractive solution to Business ADSL or even leased lines.

First posted: June 2006

SMS Text Messaging Alerts

For service affecting issues on the both the Reseller Hosting, xDSL and Dedicated Server platforms we will make any important announcements using SMS text messaging, as well as in the service status page, and email.

First posted: June 2006


Dedicated Servers for Resellers

We are delighted to announce that as the result of feedback, from resellers in our recent survey, we can now release the ability to resell ICUK's dedicated servers.

First posted: May 2006

External Spam Filtering Development Complete

We have now extended our SPAM + Virus filtering to include the ability to filter email hosted externally. An example of which is mail routed to a customer?s Microsoft Exchange, Dedicated server or a domain hosted by a third party ISP.

First posted: April 2006


.EU Registrations

All ICUK customers and resellers will have the ability to register domains in the new .eu extension from 09:00 BST on 7th April 2006.

First posted: April 2006

ADSL Capacity Upgrades Complete

A BT core central 34Mb pipe has been upgraded overnight to a 155MB without disruption to connections and customers; resulting in a quadrupling of existing capacity.

First posted: April 2006


Data Transfer Allowances Increased on ICUK Reseller

With immediate effect all new and existing hosting resellers will benefit from increased data transfer allowances at no additional cost. The increase comes at the end of recent infrastructure changes that make this now possible, with all servers still remaining in the UK.

First posted: November 2005

Version 3 of the ICUK Control Panel Released

ICUK is delighted to announce the launch of its combined UNIX and Windows Reseller Hosting package in our newly released version 3 of our reseller control panel.

First posted: July 2005


ICUK Introduces Windows 2003 to Reseller Platform

We are delighted to be able to inform you that we have just brought online a Windows 2003 server running Internet Information Services 6 for all new full hosting accounts to be placed on.

First posted: May 2004

ICUK Live Extends Product Portfolio

ICUK has launched 4 new Internet products to add to it's already extensive range of ISP products.

First posted: November 2003


ICUK Simplifies Hosting Prices

ICUK has simplified the pricing structure for their shared hosting plans. Windows and UNIX platform hosting plans now carry the same basic specification and prices.

First posted: November 2003

ICUK Hosting Reseller Solution Launched

ICUK's reseller solution gives companies the ability to setup an unlimited number of hosting plans for a fixed monthly fee. Plan specification, and features are all controlled by a main central control panel. All client control panels are free from ICUK branding, and can be totally customised.

First posted: September 2003


New Home ADSL Services

ICUK announce the launch of their 1 and 2MB Home ADSL packages.

First posted: September 2003

ICUK Live! Launched

ICUK are proud to announce the launch of their new ICUK Live! Anytime, ISDN and ADSL Internet access products.

First posted: August 2003


Hosting Reseller Scheme Announced

The new scheme has been solely developed in-house after existing customers requested that this service be introduced.

First posted: August 2003

ICUK Mobile Launched

ICUK Mobile is a collaboration between Fonetastic Mobile and ourselves to bring our customers the latest in low-priced mobile phones and ringtones.

First posted: June 2003


ICUK Breathe Launched

ICUK today announced the launch of it's new ADSL Broadband and Anytime dial-up packages. These packages are designed to complement it's existing range of hosting packages and 0845 dial-up ISP.

First posted: May 2003

ICUK Introduce Microsoft .NET Technologies

Leading the way in hosting services, ICUK today launched its plans to introduce .NET services to it's Windows Plus range of hosting solutions.

First posted: April 2003