We have known for quite a while that we needed to upgrade PHP. In fact, it was a top requested answer to the question "What else can Modwest do to help our clients succeed?". We're listening! The answer is is now marked as "Done"! =)
We gave a brief introduction to the new environment for shared hosting accounts last month, and thanks to great feedback from some intrepid customer beta testers, we have now made the new environment the official environment for all new shared hosting accounts at Modwest.
The cool thing is that anyone who signed up before May 2009 can be switched over to the new setup easily. Yesterday, we added a new FAQ for people ready to switch: