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Overview

This article details the End of Life (EOL) schedule for Media Temple products and services. 

END OF LIFE

Hosting related technology and services develop quickly and are constantly changing. Periodically some products become antiquated or deprecated due to major enhancements and/or because a third-party vendor has discontinued support or future development.

Although Media Temple makes great efforts to maximize the life span of all its software and hardware, there are times when a product will be discontinued or reach its "end of life." Below are a list of products that are either discontinued, will be discontinued, or are no longer being offered (Existing servers will be maintained).

Product Name: EOL Date: Supported:
Atmail 5 for the (gs) Grid-Service 06-19-2012 No

To provide (gs) Customers with a faster, more secure, and more powerful email experience, we are now upgrading all Atmail 5 users to the new Mail by, powered by Atmail 6. All your messages, data, and contacts will automatically transfer to the new Mail by system. Upgrading can be done when logging in to the Webmail portal (if done before 06/20), any remaining users who have not logged in will be upgraded automatically on or after June 20th, 2012. Note: RoundCube and SquirrelMail users will continue to have access to those clients from the Webmail login page.

PostgreSQL for the (gs) Grid-Service 04-01-2011 Yes, Migration Required

As of 04-01-2011, Media Temple has stopped offering the ability to create PostgreSQL databases on the Grid. We will be removing the service entirely in the coming months. We recommend that you either install PostgreSQL on a DV Managed or a DV Developer server if you wish to continue using it.

Ruby on Rails GridContainer for (gs) Grid-Service 04-01-2011 No

As of 06-01-2011 Media Temple has ended full support of the Ruby on Rails GridContainer product. We've determined that the DV Developer is a more suitable environment for this type of development. Our support agents will gladly help you activate a new DV Developer.

Django GridContainer for (gs) Grid-Service 04-01-2011 No

As of 06-01-2011 Media Temple has ended full support of the Django GridContainer product. We've determined that the DV Developer is a more suitable environment for this type of development. Our support agents will gladly help you activate a new DV Developer.

(dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server 3.5 02-01-2011 Yes, Migration Required

As of 2-01-2011, Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of the (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server 3.5 product line. Any existing installations of this service must be migrated to DV Managed as soon as possible. Please see this Community article for more information on migration.

(fc) Flash Communications Server on (ss) Shared Server 12-15-2008 No

As of 09-01-2006 Media Temple ended all but core service support for the (fc) Flash Communications Server on (ss) Shared Server line of products.

(ss) Shared Server with ColdFusion MX 09-01-2008 No

As of 12-31-2006 Media Temple ended support for the (ss) Shared Server MX line of products. This includes the (ss) Shared-Server - Prepare, Mission and Launch hosting plans.

Miva Merchant 06-01-2008 Core Service Only

As of 06-01-2008 Media Temple will stop offering new installations of the Miva Merchant software for any of our hosting platforms. This includes the Grid, DV Managed, and DV Enterprise hosting platforms. For customers that wish to have a new installation of Miva Merchant on their hosting service, the license and software is available directly from Miva to set up and use on your own. All hosting products are compatible with Miva Merchant software.

(dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server 3.0 02-19-2008 No, Migration Required

As of 02-19-2008, Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of the (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server 3.0 product line. Any existing installations of this service must be migrated to DV Managed as soon as possible. this Community article for more information on migration.

(cx) Complex-Hosting with Windows 01-04-2008 Core Service Only

As of 01-04-2008 Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of (cx) Complex-Hosting solutions based on Microsoft Windows Server ® Technology. No future updates or upgrades are planned for users of this hosting platform. We currently offer no new products based on Microsoft Windows Server technology.

(dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server 2.0 07-01-2007 No

As of 07-01-2007 Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of the (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server v2.0 product line.

(dv) 2.0 PHP Performance Dedicated-Virtual Server 07-01-2007 No

As of 07-01-2007 Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of the (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server v2.0 product line.

(dv) 2.0 Cold Fusion Dedicated-Virtual Server 07-01-2007 No

As of 07-01-2007 Media Temple has stopped offering new installations of the (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server v2.0 product line.

(ss) Shared Server 4.0 09-01-2006 No

As of 03-06-11 Media Temple has ended full support of the (ss) Shared Server v4.0 product line.

Movable Type Hosted Edition for (ss) Shared-Servers 09-01-2006 No
(as) Appliance-Server 1.0 - 2.0 09-01-2006 No

As of 09-01-2006 Media Temple has ended full support of (as) Appliance-Server 1.0 - 2.0 product line. No installations are currently existing and this product has been completely replaced by DV Managed.

Anonymous FTP access on (ss) Shared-Servers 04-26-2006 No

As of 04-26-2006 Anonymous FTP access is no longer supported on the (ss) Shared Server platform. This is due to heightened security concerns. If you wish to share files with your website viewers please set up a private FTP user or upload the needed file to your website.

FrontPage Server Extensions on (ss) Shared-Servers 04-26-2006 No

On 09-26-2006 Microsoft officially ended support for Frontpage Extensions for Unix. There are no plans to provide an alternative for users of Frontpage Server Extensions. If you are currently the webmaster of a site using Frontpage Extensions, we highly recommend transitioning to a different system based off of PHP, Ruby on Rails, or Django. Unfortunately, we cannot provide any support on this item.

ASP for Linux on (ss) Shared-Servers 12-31-2002 No

As of 12-31-2002 Media Temple stopped offering ASP for Linux on our (ss) Shared Server platform. If you need to have ASP functionality, you may purchase a DV Managed or DV Developer and attempt to install this software yourself. We do not provide any support on this technology at this time.

XadrA Flash socket server 12-31-2001 No

As of 12-31-2001 Media Temple no longer provides this service.