Email services unscheduled outage (resolved)

The server which hosts the email services is temporarily offline. The upstream provider has been contacted and a resoluion is expected within 24 hours.

The following services are effected:

  • Receiving email (IMAP)
  • Sending email (SMTP)
  • Webmail
  • Mailing lists
  • Some hosted brigade websites

Updates on this outage will be provided as more information becomes available. Any queries please contact

Update - 9/01/2012

The upstream service provider has rectified the fault effecting the mail server's network connection. All services should now be accessible. will investigate ways to further strengthen it's infrastructure and mitigate future outages.