Shared web hosting detail
Our shared hosting servers are configured for reliability to keep your site available 24/7.
All accounts feature unlimited email and comprehensive visitors statistics which can be accessed
via our in house, easy to use, control panel
*. Ideal for Personal sites, business to customer
(B2C), and business to business (B2B) sites.
* Customers requiring Cpanel hosting control panel please see out Multi-site packages
Standard features on all accounts
- POP email boxes
- Catch all email
- Custom error pages
- Graphical web stats
- Password protection
- Raw log files
- WAP support
- PHP enabled
- Server side includes
- Full cgi-bin
- FTP accounts
- MSQL admin
Current server specifications
Minimum server specifications
- Predominantly Dell servers - FreeBSD operating systems
- Dual Intel Pentium Xeon processors - Dual 100Mbit Ethernet adapters
- Minimum of 2 gigabytes of memory - Daily data backups stored offsite
Storage is spread across multiple Ultra 160 SCSI hard disk drives using Adaptec RAID
Every server on our network runs a RAID based disk redundancy solution, should any of the
primary disk drives fail, a secondary disk drive can take over the work load with no loss of
Each server also has a replication partner which can take over its workload in
the event of a problem or during planned maintenance. In addition, data on our servers is
backed up to our Storagetek Timberwolf DLT tape library with tapes being stored off site.
Data Centre and Network
Our data centre incorporates advanced security, fire suppression, climate control and power
protection equipment to provide the ideal operating environment for servers and network
equipment. It is home to tens of thousands of servers and some of the UKs biggest web sites.
Servers are connected to a powerful tier 1 network with over 100 points of presence (PoPs)
across the UK. Based on proven technologies including ATM and MPLS, the network utlises high
capacity optical fibre and microwave links.
Servers are based in London Docklands, which provide our connection to other Internet Service
Providers (ISPs) via the London Internet Exchange (LINX) or other Internet transit providers
in Europe and North America. Our data centres has a choice of targeting any one of
the three London sites for access to the Internet ensuring that connectivity to your web
site is always maintained.