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BoomBox v3.4 Software Patches

The most recent patches for BoomBox Control Panel v3.4: Simplified Dashboard page (removed redundant controls) Repaired Server Settings Editor (now saves stream authorization hash from shoutcast.com) Repaired Transcoder (AutoDJ) Settings Editor (now applies and restarts liquidsoap settings correctly) The most recent patches to the relay network v3.4: All worldwide nodes have been rolled into the…

BoomBox 3.4 Rollout Complete.

We are happy to announce the completion of the BoomBox v3.4 infrastructure rollout. As with any major infrastructure release, not everything went as smoothly as we had hoped and we apologize to those who experienced any issues during the changeover. What was done… One of the main reasons for the infrastructure rollout was to de-couple…

Updated Rollout BoomBox 3.4

We’ve run into some unforeseen issues while rolling out BoomBox 3.4 and have revised the rollout plan as follows: CDN: The global content delivery network has been updated to version 3.4 and is functioning normally. Relay: The global relay network has been updated to version 3.4 and is functioning normally. SoniXFM: has been updated to…

Recent Support Issues

We wish to apologize to all retail customers who have experienced delayed support responses over the last 30 days. Due to an unfortunate series of events, human resources at SoniXCast have been strained to the limit on issues of exceptionally high priority and have only been able to rotate to retail customer issues during overtime…

BoomBox v3.3 Released

We are happy to announce the release of BoomBox v3.3! BoomBox Version 3.3 signifies a significant milestone and is the most comprehensive release to date. Besides a major code rewrite, there have been significant upgrades made to the frontend as well as the popularization sub-system and the relay network. Brand new Backend The BoomBox backend…

Network Attack Resolved

Chinese attempt at brute force attack foiled. On Saturday November 11th, 2018 at 04:30 EST SoniXCast was contacted by the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation that there was a brute force attack occurring on the SoniXCast edge network that serves US government systems. Within a short period of time the attack expanded to other…

BB38 Update

BB38 has reached minimum thresholds. The master server image for BB38.sonixcast.com has been moved to a new dedicated hardware primarily to allow for more resources for customers, but also to ensure for adequate resources are available for future customer sign-ups. BB38 has been running in ‘hot-swap’ (switching between dedicated hardware) mode for the last 72…

New SSL Relay Network

SoniXCast’s Relay Network now supports SSL (https) For a while customers have been requesting SSL (https) support for the listen urls they give their listeners and for embedding on their secure websites and now we’re happy to announce that SSL support is finally here. Try it for yourself -> https://relay.sonixcast.com Who needs SSL? The https…