SSL certificate expiration

The SSL certificate for our website and control panel has expired. We are currently in the process for ordering a new certificate from a new provider but it is taking a little longer than expected. Please bare with us through this, we are sorry for any inconvenience.

Kiwi PyCon 2013 Sponsorship

affinity.net.nz are proud to announce sponsorship of Kiwi PyCon 2013!

Kiwi PyCon is an annual conference aimed at promoting and educating people about the Python programming language. It is entirely organised by the New Zealand Python User Group (NZPUG). Python is used extensively here at affinity.net.nz and is core to all components that comprise our infrastructure.

This year the conference is being held at the newly opened Sir Paul Reeves Building at Auckland University of Technology (AUT) on September 6-8. We’ll be there to attend the talks and answer questions about our service. We will also be making a special offer to attendees that you won’t want to miss!

Installing cPanel

affinity.net.nz offer cPanel licences for $20 per month per server. This post will step you through installing cPanel on your affinity.net.nz VPS. cPanel is a graphical web-based control panel that helps you quickly and easily manage your website and hosting account. cPanel gives you complete control over a vast amount of functions, streamlining useful processes such as:

  • Creating databases
  • Managing website files
  • Setting up email accounts & auto responders

cPanel has grown to become the most popular web hosting control panel, running millions of websites around the world. cPanel was created to give server and website owners control over their properties. Whether you’re managing one, or hundreds, of servers and/or websites, cPanel’s user friendly point-and-click interface allows you to customize your web hosting experience to fit your needs.
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