Posts by Drew Blas

TLS Upgrade Warning – What You Need to Know

On January 12, 2016, Chargify will no longer support TLS 1.0 or TLS 1.1 over HTTPS on the chargify.com domain. Any older browsers or API clients that do not support TLS 1.2 will no longer work after this date. This change is mandated by the PCI Security Council and affects all merchants and service providers…

New datacenter switchover planned

Today we’re very excited to announce the next step in our datacenter operations expansion.  We’ll be switching primary operations from our current datacenter to the Amazon Web Services cloud in order to allow us to continue to expand our service reliability and capacity.  We have been successfully running AWS as a backup site for two…

Choosing a new datacenter - Part 1

A few months ago, Lance posted about our continuing plans to improve the robustness and availability of our architecture. Step number one in that process was hiring.  I (Drew Blas) have been very pleased to join Chargify and have definitely hit the ground running.  Together, we’ve identified a very aggressive roadmap to turn our service…