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Extras and Add-ons

  • Extra IPv4 addresses

    Coming Soon

    Add an extra IP address so you can separate services on you dedicated server.

  • Extra CPU

    £5 per 1GHz/month

    Add extra computing power to your cloud.

  • Extra RAM

    £10 per 1GB/month

    Add all important RAM to boost your cloud performance.

  • Extra HDD

    £2.50 per 10GB/month

    Add extra storage to your cloud.

  • cPanel licences

    Free for the 1st Month then £10.00/month

    Add the industry standard hosting controlpanel and management system.

  • Plesk (100) licences

    Coming Soon

    Add this powerful controlpanel and hosting system for yourself or your customers.

  • R1soft licences
     

    Coming Soon

    Deploy a continous backup solution with R1soft, with bare metal re-imaging and an easy GUI for restoring this integrates perfectly with cPanel.

  • Server Density monitoring

    Coming Soon

    Monitor your cloud server with this industry leading hosted monitoring service. Drill down to diagnose individual events.

  • Windows licenses

    Free for the 1st Month then from £5/month

    Windows 2003 Enterprise - £7.50/month
    Windows 2003 Standard - £5/month
    Windows 2008 Enterprise - £7.50/month
    Windows 2008 Standard - £7/month
    Windows 2008 Web - £10/month
    Windows Sharepoint Enterprise - £10/month
    Windows Sharepoint Standard - £5/month

Tech Specs

Cloud Servers Minimum Hypervisor spec Storage Network Datacenters
1 IPv4 addresses Intel Xeon minimum 8 core Enterprise grade 1Gbit for each HyperVisor UPS and Generator Backed
Auto failover ECC registered RAM HP Powered Global Network with over 200Gbit of capacity Managed by in-house staff
Re-size without rebooting on selected OS Redundant Power Supplies 15K SAS Disks Top of the range Cisco Platform coupled with Cisco Rack switches N+1 Cooling
Choice of 6 locations in US, UK and Europe   High levels of redundancy   24x7 Security

Available images

  • CentOS

    CentOS

    • CentOS 5.3 x64
    • CentOS 5.4 x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Cherokee x64
    • CentOS 5.5 cPanel x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Minimal x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Minimal x86
    • CentOS 5.5 OpenVZ x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Optimized and Hardened LAMP x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Optimized and Hardened LLMP x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Optimized and Hardened LNMP x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Optimized and Hardened MySQL x64
    • CentOS 5.5 Optimized and Hardened x64
    • CentOS 5.5 x64
    • CentOS 5.5 x64 Apache
    • CentOS 5.5 x64 GlusterFS
    • CentOS 5.5 x64 LAMP
    • CentOS 5.5 x64 MySQL
    • CentOS 5.5 x64 Plesk
  • ClearOS

    ClearOS

    • ClearOS 5.1 x86
    • ClearOS 5.1 x86 Antispam
    • ClearOS 5.1 x86 MySQL
    • ClearOS 5.1 x86 OpenVPN
    • ClearOS 5.1 x86 Web Proxy
    • ClearOS 5.1 x86 Web Server
  • CloudLinux

    CloudLinux

    • CloudLinux Server 5.5 x64
    • CloudLinux Server 5.5 x64 Apache
    • CloudLinux Server 5.5 x64 cPanel, WHM
    • CloudLinux Server 5.5 x64 ISPmanager
    • CloudLinux Server 5.5 x64 LAMP
  • Gentoo

    Gentoo

    • Gentoo 10.1 (2.6.34) Apache
    • Gentoo 10.1 (2.6.34) MySQL
    • Gentoo 10.1 (2.6.34) x64
    • Gentoo 10.1 (2.6.34) x64 LAMP
    • Gentoo 10.1 x64
    • Gentoo 10.1 x64 Apache
    • Gentoo 10.1 x64 LAMP
    • Gentoo 10.1 x64 MySQL
    • Gentoo 10.1_2.6.34 Cherokee x64
    • Gentoo 2008.0
  • Red Hat

    Red Hat

    • Debian 5.0 (Lenny) x64
    • Debian 5.0 (Lenny) x64 Galera and phpMyAdmin
    • Debian 5.0 (Lenny) x64 Magento
    • Debian 5.0 (Lenny) x86
    • Debian 5.0 ISP Admin x64
    • Debian 6.0.0 Cherokee x64
    • Debian 6.0.0 LAMP x64
    • Debian 6.0.0 MySQL x64
    • Debian 6.0.0 x64
  • Enterprise

    Enterprise

    • Enterprise Linux Server release 5.6 LAMP x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 5.6 MySQL x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 5.6 x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 6.0 LAMP x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 6.0 Minimal x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 6.0 MySQL x64
    • Enterprise Linux Server release 6.0 x64
  • Ubuntu

    Ubuntu

    • Ubuntu 10.04 Cherokee x64
    • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64
    • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64 Apache
    • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64 GlusterFS
    • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64 LAMP
    • Ubuntu 10.04 LTS x64 MySQL
    • Ubuntu 10.10 Apache x64
    • Ubuntu 10.10 Apache x86
    • Ubuntu 10.10 Cherokee x64
    • Ubuntu 10.10 LAMP x64
    • Ubuntu 10.10 LAMP x86
    • Ubuntu 10.10 MySQL x64
    • Ubuntu 10.10 MySQL x86
    • Ubuntu 10.10 x64
    • Ubuntu 10.10 x86
    • Ubuntu 8.04 LTS x64
  • Elastix

    Elastix

    • Elastix 1.6.0 x86
    • Elastix 2.0.0 x64
  • R1SOFT

    R1SOFT

    • R1SOFT CDP
  • Windows 2003

    Windows 2003 x64

    • Windows 2003 x64 Base
    • Windows 2003 x64 IIS & DNS
    • Windows 2003 x64 SharePoint
    • Windows 2003 x64 SQL
    • Windows 2003 x64 SQL & SharePoint
    • Windows 2003 x64 Standard

    Windows 2003 x86

    • Windows 2003 x86 Base
    • Windows 2003 x86 IIS & DNS
    • Windows 2003 x86 SharePoint
    • Windows 2003 x86 SQL
    • Windows 2003 x86 SQL & SharePoint
    • Windows 2003 x86 Standard
  • Windows 2008

    Windows 2008 x64

    • Windows 2008 x64 Base
    • Windows 2008 x64 DNP
    • Windows 2008 x64 IIS & DNS
    • Windows 2008 x64 IIS, DNS & ISP Manager
    • Windows 2008 x64 SharePoint
    • Windows 2008 x64 SQL
    • Windows 2008 x64 SQL & SharePoint
    • Windows 2008 x64 Standard
    • Windows 2008 x64 Web

    Windows 2008 x86

    • Windows 2008 x86 Base
    • Windows 2008 x86 DNP
    • Windows 2008 x86 IIS & DNS
    • Windows 2008 x86 IIS, DNS & ISP Manager
    • Windows 2008 x86 SharePoint
    • Windows 2008 x86 SQL
    • Windows 2008 x86 SQL & SharePoint
    • Windows 2008 x86 Standard
    • Windows 2008 x86 Web
  • JumpBox

    Jumpbox

    • Alfresco 1.6.0 x64
    • Asterisk 1.6.0 x64
    • Bugzilla 1.5.1 x64
    • Cacti 1.5.0 x64
    • Deki 1.5.2 x64
    • Dimdim 1.1.4 x64
    • Dokuwiki 1.5.0 x64
    • Drupal 1.1.19 x64
    • Drupal6 1.6.0 x64
    • DSpace 1.1.5 x64
    • Elgg 1.6.0 x64
    • Foswiki 1.1.6 x64
    • Gallery 1.6.0 x64
    • Gallery3 1.5.0 x64
    • GLPI 1.1.10 x64
    • Jasper BI 1.5.0 x64
    • Joomla 1.1.5 x64
    • Joomla15 1.5.2 x64
    • Joomla16 0.9 x64
    • KnowledgeTree 1.1.10 x64
    • LAMPd 1.6.0 x64
    • LAPPd 1.6.0 x64
    • Liferay 1.5.0 x64
    • LimeSurvey 1.6.0 x64
    • Magento 1.6.0 x64
    • Mantis 1.6.0 x64
    • MediaWiki 1.6.1 x64
    • MoinMoin 1.5.0 x64
    • Moodle 1.6.0 x64
    • Movable Type 1.6.0 x64
    • mySQLd 1.6.0 x64
    • Nagios 1.1.9 x64
    • Nagios 3 1.5.1 x64
    • Omeka 1.5.0 x64
    • OpenEMM 1.5.0 x64
    • OpenFire 1.5.0 x64
    • OpenLDAP 1.1.4 x64
    • OpenVPN 1.1.1 x64
    • OrangeHRM 1.5.0 x64
    • OTRS 1.6.1 x64
    • phpBB 1.6.0 x64
    • PmWiki 1.6.0 x64
    • PostgreSQLd 1.1.9 x64
    • Project Pier 1.6.0 x64
    • PunBB 1.6.0 x64
    • Redmine 1.6.1 x64
    • Ruby on Rails 1.1.7 x64
    • Sakai 1.5.0 x64
    • Silverstripe 1.6.0 x64
    • SnapLogic 1.1.2 x64
    • StatusNet 1.6.0 x64
    • SugarCRM 1.1.6 x64
    • SugarCRM5 1.1.18 x64
    • SugarCRM6 1.6.0 x64
    • Tiki Wiki 1.6.0 x64
    • Tomcat 1.5.0 x64
    • Trac 1.5.0 x64
    • Tracks 1.5.0 x64
    • Twiki 1.1.3 x64
    • vTigerCRM 1.6.0 x64
    • WordPress 1.6.2 x64
    • Zenoss 1.6.0 x64
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Templates A to Z

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Scalability

Our clouds are more flexible than a yogi. Scale up and down to accommodate spikes in your website visitors, in the drop of a hat. You can even scale without rebooting on some templates.

Prime hardware

Our hardware is full of status symbol names like Cisco, HP and Supermicro. We go for premium specs so we’re as stable, fast and reliable as we can be.

Doorstep data

We have clouds in Europe, the UK and the USA, so you can pick the one that’s closest to your customers, getting them to your site faster. If you have customers in multiple locations, you can easily load balance them.

Experience

After 15 years in the business, we know hosting inside out and upside down. Our experience has taught us exactly what works and what doesn’t, so you’ll always have an expert in your corner.

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