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Windows Server 2012 Is Go!

“Nothing from Microsoft, and I mean literally nothing, has ever been this ambitious” —Jason Perlow, ZDNet Windows Server 2012 is “Generally Available” to the Public tomorrow but we at Blacknight have been working hard to ensure we can provide Windows Server 2012 to our customers on release day – or indeed a day early! The […]

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Windows 8 Beta - Blacknight Developer Preview

Windows 8 Beta developer preview

Microsoft have announced the release of Windows 8 beta recently. We thought that  some of our existing customers might like to get a free peek at it, so we put together a special Windows Server 8 plan for a select few customers (for a limited period of time).  If you are interested in Windows 8 […]

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Bert announces the winner of the Xbox

Did You Win The Xbox?

When we launched our Xbox 360 giveaway a couple of weeks ago we honestly did not know if people would be interested in it or not..We thought it would be fun, but would you? Well you obviously were, as we’ve seen a lot of interest from people and received over 10 thousand entries!!! Now that […]

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Which Browsers Are People Using?

I am a self-confessed addict to statistics. I won’t lie So when someone mentioned the latest “kill IE6″ campaign I thought it would be interesting to have a look at browser stats for a couple of the sites that we run Our main site (and its various offshoots) Irish ISP Test Irish ISP Test Over […]

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Microsoft gold partner

Blacknight Now Microsoft Gold Partner

A couple of months ago we got a nice shiny object from Microsoft, so now I’m delighted to say we got its “big brother”. Blacknight is now officially a Microsoft Gold Partner! “Gold Certified Partners represent the highest level of competence and expertise with Microsoft technologies and have the closest working relationship with Microsoft.” That’s […]

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