This is a directory of Hosting companies where we list the major Hosting companies along with a brief summary of who they are and what they offer. There are many hosting companies in operation in all over the world, however we only list the most relevant and big hosting companies in this section.
Established in year 2006, HostingSource.com is a leading hosting provider based in Wyoming NY (US). HostingSource offers the reliable and scalable hosting solutions for customers of all sizes and services. HostingSource’s hosting solutions are suitable to cater almost any web hosting requirements, from small to enterprise server solutions. The web hosting services of HostingSource include, shared hosting, VPS hosting, Cloud hosting, dedicated server hosting and domain names.
HostingSource has a team of dedicated professionals, specializing in managed hosting solutions, software development, database integration and programming, website design, website marketing and e-commerce solutions. The support staff of HostingSource has more than 20 years of experience in the IT field. They are available 24/7 via support center, and live chat services to assist the customers and ensure the network uptime. HostingSource claims that their support tickets will be responded within one hour, also their support staff will always go extra-miles while resolving customer’s hosting problems.
All servers of HostingSource are powered by Intel processors, high-performance RAM and best in class hardware. The company’s hardware and telecommunication resources are completely redundant and non-oversold. These servers are connected with multiple 10 gigabit connections to maximize uptime and to ensure stable network connectivity.
All web hosting packages of HostingSource includes a 100% power uptime guarantee, 99.99% network uptime guarantee, 24/7/365 support guarantee, and money back guarantee based on the hosting plan.
Host Color LLC is a Wilmington, Delaware incorporated, profitable private web hosting company since 2000. The brand Host Color was originally established in Europe and then in August 2003 HostColor.com was incorporated as Host Color LLC in the United States. Host Color LLC now owns a number of successful web hosting and website service brands.
In December 2004, Host Color launched the European hosting brand named Host Color Europe with data centers located at Amsterdam (Netherlands) and another located in Sofia (Bulgaria).
Host Color LLC provides range of web hosting services including, Shared Hosting on cPanel/WHM and CloudLinux accounts, Virtual Private Servers (VPS) with SolusVM management interface, Cloud VPS based on KVM and Xen Cloud virtualization, Dedicated Hosting on L.A.M.P. or Windows based Supermico hardware platforms with enterprise storage drives, Virtual Dedicated Servers (VDS) powered by KVM virtualization technology.
Host Color also offers reliable, low cost colocation services in Midwestern U.S. data center, based out of South Bend, Indiana.
Thanks to redundant network, the company provides 100% Uptime, SLA guarantee and 24/7 responsive, friendly and knowledgeable support.
Host Color LLC has excellent reviews on all reputed third party review websites. Coming to company's website, I found it too clumsy, dense and overly loaded with content. Even it took a while to check the VPS plan configuration. Host Color uses industry standard WHMCS as a billing software.
Founded in 2008, Host Duplex is a Chicago, Illinois (US) based provider of the reliable and affordable web hosting, VPS hosting, domain registration, and dedicated server solutions with 24/7 online technical support backed by the trademark HD SUPPORT™.
Host Duplex was founded by Sam Jadali with the mission to offer industry leading service alongside excellent technical support to the customer across the globe.
Host Duplex hosts it servers at Chicago, IL and Los Angeles, CA. These servers are housed in carrier neutral facilities that utilize multiple bandwidth carriers. Their carriers providers includes TeliaSonera, XO, Level (3), nLayer and Savvis.
Host Duplex has a team of the support technicians committed to fast response times and short resolutions times. The support staff is available via live chat, phone, or 24/7 through online support system.
The company has simple looking website with WHMCS as a billing software. All necessary information is explicit and readily available on the website.
Founded in 1996, HostMonster is a Provo, Utah (US) based well-established web hosting company known for their competitive priced shared web hosting plans. HostMonster is a sister company to well known web hosts, BlueHost & FastDomain.
HostMonster was acquired by the EIG (Endurance International Group), a notorious web hosting organisation infamous for their acquisition of popular and established web host companies. EIG runs 40 different hosting brands under one roof with well over 2 million customers.
HostMonster offers shared plans, VPS hosting and dedicated server but in navigation menu you won’t find VPS hosting and Dedicated server plan links. VPS hosting and dedicated server links are located in footer, which indicates that HostMonster mainly focuses on shared hosting plans.
Located in Utah data centre, All HostMonster’s servers are monitored on 24/7/365 basis by the technicians. Like many other companies, HostMonster boasts 99.9% uptime guarantee.
The Help Centre of HostMonster is easily accessible on navigation menu of the website. You can access to knowledge base articles, server status, helpdesk ticket history, tutorials, Live chat & Telephone support from this Help Centre page.
HostMonster provides US based support via email, telephone and live chat on 24/7 basis. The support staff of HostMonster is fairly active on Twitter and replies the follower’s queries quick.
The company provides 30 days money back guarantee in all hosting packages except domain registration orders and addon services.
Founded in 1998, Hostway is a good sized web host with more than 400,000 live domains and well over 500,000 customers worldwide. Hostway has been serving the small and medium sized businesses with their wide variety of infrastructure and hosting solutions.
The company's range of services cover email hosting, eCommerce hosting, managed Magento hosting, cloud solutions, hosted exchange, domain registration, monitoring services, colocation services, backup solutions and website marketing solutions.
Hostway’s north American office locations are, Chicago, Illinois; Austin, Texas; Tampa and Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Vancouver, British Columbia. Additionally, Hostway has international offices in Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, Korea, India and Australia.
All of Hostway’s plans come with a promise of 99.9% uptime and auto backup system, as well as a 30 day money back guarantee. Hostway provides support 24/7 by both phone and email.
Hostway has listed several famous customers on their website including Disney, Coca Cola, Sony Music, Bank of Montreal and McGraw-Hill. The company is also featured at well known media companies such as Crain's, CNN money, ChannelPro,Los Angeles Times and Fox.
Founded in 1999, HostRocket.Com, Inc. is a privately owned, debt-free corporation located in Upstate New York. HostRocket.Com is entirely debt-free company, hosting well over 50,000 top websites.
The company serves hundreds of other customers by providing services such as dedicated server hosting, reseller web hosting, e-commerce hosting, collocation, and application hosting.
HostRocket owns their data center and hence they can offer unmatched reliability and uptime. Since they are independent they can perform reboot, maintenance and hardware upgrades on the fly.
HostRocket has datacenters located at Clifton Park (NY), equipped with the redundant 10Gbit fiber loops, Cisco Routers, Switches and 24/7/365 on site staff. All servers hosted by the company are protected against the DOS and DDOS attacks.
I found the HostRocket's website site easy to use and navigate. While I was navigating to the website to write this review, I could easily find the information I needed. HostRocket doesn't have live chat and a forum which is bit of a downside.
HostRocket's dedicated server offerings are moderately priced whereas shared plans are overly priced. Basic shared plan is listed under price tag of $9.98/month with 5 GB diskspace, which is quite higher compared to other web hosts.
Established in 2009, HostaVPS is a Eliot (US) based GREEN VPS hosting provider, built to provide the most exceptional VPS service. HostaVPS specializes in VPS hosting, offering the XEN based Linux and Windows VPS and resource-rich Hybrid VPS.
All VPS plans have standard 99.9% uptime guarantee on network and HyperVisors. The company is strict on its 99.9% uptime standard. Having said that, you can claim the service credit if your website is down.
Furthermore, if you are not happy with the services within 30 days of purchase, you are eligible for the full refund. However, 30 days money back guarantee does not include the domain registration and SSL certificate orders, as they are non-refundable.
HostaVPS boasts the 24/7/365 based technical support via live chat and ticket system, with guaranteed turnaround time of one hour.There’s no support phone number available on company’s website, so we can assume that HostaVPS does not offer the phone support.
HostaVPS owns and manages their own servers. They use International Internet backbone which is ranked among the top in the world with connection standards like OC192, OC48, and 10GigE (10,000Mbps).
The datacenters of HostaVPS feature 40,000 square foot carrier neutral facility, Gigabit connectivity to Cogent, Savvis and Level 3, 100% Cisco Fault-Tolerant powered network, N+1 infrastructure including power and onsite 24x7 Technicians.
HostaVPS has old styled but clean and minimal website. You really don’t have to roam around much to get the necessary information. They use WHMCS as billing software that makes the signup process easy and quick.