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Find Large Files & Directories

Find Large Files & Directories

As part of our server management obligations we frequently need to track down the cause of excessive disk usage, which can be anything from out of control log files to poorly cleaned up import/export...

Using count() in PHP 7.2

Using count() in PHP 7.2

You may have noticed some interesting new behaviour in your code following your upgrade to PHP 7.2 and hopefully we can shed some light on one change in particular. Due to it’s potential to...

Using MaxMind GeoLite2 with PHP 7

Using MaxMind GeoLite2 with PHP 7

We recently implemented a basic geo-restriction for a client, based on the freely available MaxMind GeoLite2 database, and hopefully this document will help those with a similar requirement in future. We made use of...

Deploying Magento 2 for Performance

Deploying Magento 2 for Performance

We’re preparing for another client launch here at Somecrazy, and building a platform to host Magento 2 on AWS. With huge performance gains over Magento 1.x have you considered an upgrade? We can advise...

Upgrade to PHP 7.0

Upgrade to PHP 7.0

We’re please to announce all our servers are now fully updated to PHP 7.0, bringing a raft of new features and, more importantly for our hosted clients, major performance boosts. Already we have noticed load across our machines...

IT & Web Recruitment

IT & Web Recruitment

If you need advice during the recruitment process we’re here to help. With a wide range of experience in the sector, and a unique position with no conflict of interest in any potential recruit’s success, we’re...

Migrating to Magento

Migrating to Magento

We’re pleased to announce a new project beginning in March, involving the migration of a major online retailer from a .NET platform to Magento. Starting with feasibility right through to development and delivery, our...

Worried About DDoS Attacks?

Worried About DDoS Attacks?

DDoS: Website-crippling cyber-attacks to rise in 2016 (BBC News) As you can imagine as more of our services go online, more of our criminals will refocus their efforts online too. If you’re worried about cyber-attacks just...