European Windows Hosting Provider with innovative technology solutions focused on Windows platform only.
Gold Partner with Microsoft
European Windows and ASP.NET Spotlight Hosting Partner in Europe
Popular online ASP.NET based hosting service provider
Established to cater to an underserved market in the hosting industry; web hosting for customers who want excellent service.
Data Centers: Located in Amsterdam (NL), London (UK), Washington, D.C. (US), Paris (France), Frankfurt (Germany), Chennai (India), Milan (Italy), Toronto (Canada) and Sao Paulo (Brazil). All data center feature redundancies in network connectivity, power, HVAC, security, and fire suppression.
Awarded with Top No#,1 SPOTLIGHT Recommended Hosting for Umbraco.
Awarded Top No#1 SPOTLIGHT Recommended Hosting Partner by Microsoft.
Ranked the highest top #1 spot for hosting service, in several countries, such as Germany, Italy, Netherlands, France, Belgium, United Kingdom, Sweden, Finland, Switzerland and other European countries.
Hosting Review HostForLife – Services Offered
ASP.NET Core 1.1 Hosting, Shared Hosting, Reseller Hosting, Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Servers, and IT as a Service.
ASP.NET Web Pages 3.2 Hosting
Hosting starts at €2.97/month
Moodle 3.3.2 Hosting: A plan starts at 2.97/month and supports ASP.NET Core 1.1, ASP.NET MVC 5/6 and SQL Server 2014/2016
Drupal 8.3.7 Hosting
PrestaShop 188.8.131.52 Hosting
osCommerce v2.4 hosting
NopCommerce 4.00 hosting: Fully customizable an open source e-commerce shopping cart based on ASP.NET (MVC) and SQL 2008. It allows a store owner to add notes to “Vendor” record.
Umbraco 7.7.1 Hosting
Joomla 3.8.2 hosting on Windows Server environment, Plan starts at €2.97/month. A single-click install
Other Services Offered:
URL rewriting functionality to ASP.NET Core through a middleware component, configured using IIS standard XML formatting rules, Apache Mod_Rewrite syntax, or some simple C# methods coded into your application.
Hosting Review HostForLife – Customers
Target Customers: Companies of all sizes
What for Customer?
Cheap, constant uptime, excellent customer service, quality, and also reliable hosting provider in advanced Windows and ASP.NET technology
Ultra-fast fully managed and secured services in the competitive market.
Caters to underserved market in the hosting industry
Money Back Guarantee: 30-days
Support: 24.7.365 by dedicated professional services team
Hosting Review HostForLIFE – Latest News
(August 18, 2017) Launched Joomla 3.7.5 Support on Windows Server Environment. Joomla Hosting Plan starts at 2.97/month
(February 25, 2017) Launched Drupal 8.2.6 Hosting support
(February 18, 2017) HostForLIFE.eu Proudly Launched Magento 2.1.4 Hosting support on their Windows Server
(February 11, 2017) Launches WordPress 4.7.2 Hosting support for all their newest Windows Server environment.
Plans start just as low as €3.49/month only
(February 4, 2017)HostForLIFE.eu Proudly Launches phpBB 3.2 Hosting in its entire servers environment.
(January 28, 2017) HostForLIFE.eu Proudly Launches Umbraco 7.5.7 Hosting support
(JANUARY 14, 2017) PrestaShop 184.108.40.206 Hosting launched the support for PrestaShop 220.127.116.11 Hosting plan.
(London, United Kingdom, January 07, 2017) Launched Moodle 3.2 Hosting support. A plan starts as low as €3.00/month and supports ASP.NET Core 1.1, ASP.NET MVC 5/6 and SQL Server 2014/2016.
(London, United Kingdom, December 03, 2016, PR.com) HostForLIFE.eu launched Visual Studio 2017 Hosting in their entire servers environment. The customers can simply deploy via their world-class Control Panel or common FTP tool.
(Dec 9, 2016) GoDaddy Sitelock Partnership Yields Two New Comprehensive Security Features for Small Business Sites – TrueShield WAF and TrueSpeed CDN.
Small business owners can now protect their website against malicious website traffic by adding a layer of protection. Website content and customer information protected from common attacks which include cross-site scripting and SQL injections. It blocks hurtful spam comments and backdoor access to website files.
TrueSpeed CDN improves website's loading time, thus improving SEO ranking. Bounce rate gets reduced, and visitors stays for longer time. It also serves as an extra safety net in case of server overload.
(07 December, 2016) GoDaddy offers $1.8 billion for German company Host Europe Group, which would allow it to expand further in Europe.
This acquisition would make Godaddy market leader in small business cloud services in Europe.
The move would take Godaddy number of domains managed to 70 million. Presently, Godaddy has 63 million domain names and 14 million customers while HostEurope has 7 million domain names and 1.7 million customers.
(Dec 5, 2016) Acquired WP Curve, a bootstrapped startup offering services, and support for WordPress websites. Existing customers would be transitioned over to GoDaddy.
(Computerworld Dec 1, 2016) GoDaddy offers WordPress management as a customer attractant
GoDaddy launched a search engine for emoji domains, making it easier to search and register available emoji based domains. Apple's new Mac Book Pro let you type in emoji.
The Internet is used more on phones and mobiles rather than PC, and this could lead to a flood of emoji-based domains booked.
Only .ws allow emoji, top-tier domains like .com or .org don't allow it.
(BusinessWire India, 2016-10-24) GoDaddy released ‘Future of Work Survey.', a global study that delves into entrepreneurial intent, attitudes, and outlook when considering starting or running a small business.
60% of approximately 1,200 Indians respondents employed in SME's today Aspire to be entrepreneurs over the next 10 years. As compared to Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Turkey, Singapore, the United States and the United Kingdom, the proportion of Indians is much significantly higher.
To address Email Encryption and Archiving service security issues, GoDaddy has partnered with two digital security companies that specialize in their respective fields: Proofpoint & Sonian. Email Encryption service: GoDaddy Office 365 customers now have added security with email 256-bit encryption and archiving as part of Premium Security Bundle. Sending the valuable data would be easier and protected, compliant with regulations like HIPAA. For encryption, GoDaddy partnered with cyber security firm Proofpoint to secure and encrypt data in transit so that nobody in the middle can access it.
The Proofpoint technology detects and blocks advanced threats and compliance risks in more than 600 million emails, 7 million mobile apps and hundreds of thousands of social-media accounts every day.
For internal messages within the organization, the recipient can respond through the inbox. And for external the receiver access through a link for a web portal, where they can read and respond to it.
The Proofpoint technology can separate the different types of received emails according to risk, it then quarantines spam, impostor, bulk, fishing, adult, and low priority malicious emails.
Organizations have granular control over email preference and can set filters determining which emails require encryption. Email Archiving: To meet strict compliance and security standards, GoDaddy selected Sonian secured proprietary platform, to retain, retrieve and surface critical data and protect intellectual property. GoDaddy users can archive their email and more than 500 different types of attachments in a highly secure and compliant cloud infrastructure dispersed across geographical regions, facilitating, recovery of accidently deleted emails.
(Oct. 6, 2016, /PRNewswire) GoDaddy Surpasses a million .uk and co.uk registrations, in the United Kingdom
Godaddy is the The company has cloud servers launched in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. It offers exclusive setup wizard for integrated Email Marketing with WordPress. The company offers 400+ domain codes including new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), .SALON, .GROUP, .GMBH, .LTD, .MOM, .BARCELONA, .PROMO, .GAME, .JETZT, .STREAM. Implemented WHOIS Privacy for .CO.UK, .ME.UK, and .ORG.UK., which replaces the public information a user, provides with an anonymous proxy identity. One-time malware cleanup services using SiteLock 911 with SiteLock technician review offered to customers. For Asian markets, it has Launched Office 365 to small businesses.
Streamlined the HIPAA-compliant email setup process in the U.S.A to help small businesses in the healthcare space maintain their HIPAA compliance as part of their email communications with patients and vendors.
Announced its intent to acquire FreedomVoice to boost the availability and quality of voice communication services for small business.
Launched Flare, a community-based app that helps bring business ideas to life. The app empowers people to share ideas and get guidance from friends, entrepreneurs, and experts.
GoDaddy entered into an agreement to acquire WordPress site management tool ManageWP.
ManageWP enables web designers and developers to manage multiple WordPress sites from a single dashboard, hosted anywhere.
GoDaddy.com looking to do business in Hawaii to provide “resold interexchange telecommunications services” in Hawaii and has filed paperwork with Hawaii regulators asking for approval to offer its services in the state. According to Hawaii Public Utilities Commission it uses a proprietary interactive voice response and unified messaging platform.
Thus, Godaddy is going to provide interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services. It would buy toll-free and direct-inward-dialing numbers and resell those numbers to access its integrated suite of additional services and functionality, including auto attendant, call forwarding/distribution, call queuing, call screening, Internet fax/fax back and enhanced voicemail capabilities such as voice-to-text conversion and email delivery of voicemails. This service would allow single phone to have 2 different phone numbers, and easily distinguish between the two calls: personal and professional
GoDaddy is in the process of acquiring FreedomVoice Systems, an Encinitas, California-based voice-over telephony company which has also applied to provide resold interexchange service in Hawaii which eventually become one of its affiliates. (Sep 2, 2016, 11:25am HST)
GoDaddy announces title sponsorship for ‘World Hosting Days‘. It will lead coversation on on building and enabling a robust ecosystem of web developers, designers and resellers to serve the growing needs of India's 51 million strong SMB market. Also, company will announce a selection of new products and services for web professionals. New Delhi [India], Sept 1 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia)
Google and GoDaddy sign up to TAG’s ‘anti-piracy pledge’ new US ad-industry-led anti-piracy initiative to stop piracy websites from benefiting from ad income. This means that they will take steps to minimize the inadvertent placement of digital advertising on websites or other media properties that have an undesired risk of being associated with the unauthorized dissemination of materials protected by the copyright laws.
Hosting servers which include Windows Server VPS, Windows Desktop VPS, Linux server VPS and Dedicated servers.
Complete managed Windows hosting platform, powered by Plesk
SmarterMail: Alternative to Microsoft Exchange is cost efficient and brings enterprise-level functionality to businesses, ISPs, and Web hosting environment.
SmarterTrack: Powerful help desk application built for tracking, managing, and reporting on customer service and communications, including sales and support issues.
SmarterStats: Allows businesses to manage website statistics and SEO efforts in a single application, providing them with the tools needed to make informed decisions and run their online business at maximum efficiency.
Other Services Offered: SSL certificates, anti-spam
Headquarters: Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Data Center Location: Dallas, TX and Morrisville, NC
Support: 24.7.365 technical support
Uptime guarantee: 99.99%
Money-back guarantee: 30-days
Target Customer: small business
No. of Customers: Around 30000 customers around the world
What for Customers?
A client can run complete managed solution, which is affordable and robust without in-house server expertise.
The company focuses on clients hosting business to grow, scale and perform.
Servers are speedy and provide good performance, reliability at an affordable price.
(February 23, 2017 ) 3essentials Inks partnered with SmarterTools Inc. allowing them to lease the SmarterMail mail server, SmarterStats Web log analytics and SEO software, and SmarterTrack customer service software to customers. The products offered are used in more than 100 countries by businesses of all sizes to collaborate, manage, and track business performance. Products are accessible via popular Web browsers.
(PRNewswire Oct. 31, 2016) UK based software company, a leader in Environmental Data Management Solutions, EHS Data selects Canadian Web Hosting VMware enterprise-grade cloud services to Support Their North American Clients. It delivers maximum uptime, top security, scalability, significantly improved reliability and data sovereignty for EHS Data customers. It enables EHS Data to create a positive impact on the environment and enhances sustainability.
EHS Data provide its versatile software ‘MonitorPro' to over 1,000 sites helping organizations to save time, improve planning, quality, analysis, awareness, and reporting to manage environmental obligations and sustainability.
Windows Server 2016 for Web Hosting Platform and Services
For all new and existing clients on Cloud, Dedicated, and Clustered Servers, VPS, and Hyper-V Servers can choose from 2 different versions:
Standard and Data Center editions
Customers can access all their Windows and Linux applications and workloads through single platform ‘Docker Engine' compatible with Windows, Linux, and hybrid workloads.
Key enhancements include advanced multi-layer security, easier management of their physical and virtual devices and run both existing and cloud-native applications using Windows Server Containers and Nano Servers
(Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire) Canadian Web Hosting Upgrades Virtual Private Server Plans with lower pricing, high-performance configurations and places across Canada including Vancouver, BC, and Toronto, ON. The new Canadian VPS servers start at as low as $5.00 a month, and each server can upgrade in real time when customers' requirements change.All the plans include SSD storage that gives customers at least 2.5x more performance.
(VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 10, 2016/PRNewswire) Canadian Web Hosting Expands Private Cloud Services With The Public Availability Of SolusVM And on-demand Proxmox Private Cloud Hosting Plans. Plans are available in certified Canadian data centers inVancouver, BC or Toronto.
It has significantly expanded the availability of best server virtualization management choices on both Windows and Linux images. With high availability, customers access to an entirely open source server virtualization system that utilizes KVM (Kernal-based Virtual Machines) running on lightweight container-based virtualization, Linux Containers (LXC) storage, virtualized networks.
New Enterprise Dedicated Server Plans (August 2016)
Canadian Web Hosting Announces completion of performance upgrade initiative for their dedicated server plans available in theirToronto, ON andVancouver, BC datacenters. These Enterprise-ready servers start with 32GB of RAM and include flexible storage options, 100% enterprise-grade Intel SSD hard drives and upgrades to the latest generation of Intel processors.
Canadian Web Hosting Announces New Dedicated Server Plans available in their Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC compliant data centers with Improved Performance Customization, rapid deployment and Flexibility. Company now offers dedicated servers with newest generation Intel processors, flexible storage options, including Intel SSD drives and more RAM. (VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire)
(May 02, 2016) Canadian Web Hosting Joins Vancouver Internet Exchange (VANIX) and launched CloudStream Canadian network backbone. This will lead to maximize performance and network scalability, offering up to full gigabit ethernet connections for every server and device.
Canadian Web Hosting has removed any potential of data moving onto the public internet, which in turn increases security, giving customers the reassurance that their network usage remains 100% Canadian. The network is designed to handle and move massive amounts of data for current and future services like cloud hosting, IoT, video, enterprise apps and virtual reality (VR) apps.
VANIX is a not-for-profit, network neutral and independent Internet Exchange that interconnects 43 IP networks, including networks of Internet Service Providers, Content Delivery Service Providers (CDSPs), webhosters and various networks.
The powerful VANIX platform provides a professional, high-quality peering service, that interconnects multiple IP networks including networks of ISPs, Content Delivery, and multiple leading networks like Canadian Web Hosting's Canadian CloudStream Backbone Network and exchange Internet traffic freely between their networks through mutual peering agreements.
The leading provider of web hosting, cloud hosting and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) in Canada and internationally.
100% Canadian service
Canadian Web Hosting is SSAE 16 Type II SOC 2 compliant and all services meet Canadian privacy and regulatory requirements for data.
AT 101 SOC 2 and SOC 3 certified, ensuring processes and business practices are thoroughly audited against industry standards.
Rapid deployment and fully customizable dedicated servers with more RAM per server.
SSD server hosting and the largest available SATA hard drives for more storage with lower costs
Chief Strategy Officer: Matt McKinney
Meets the privacy standards of SSAE 16 SOC 2 Type II compliance. Hence, ensures that their processes and business practices thoroughly audited against industry standards.
For over five years, Canadian Web Hosting's enterprise-grade data center and redundant infrastructure have surpassed the standards of SSAE 16 and ISO compliance. Furthermore, delivers 100% guaranteed availability in Toronto, ONandVancouver, BC.
Services Offered by Canadian Web Hosting
on-demand hosting solutions that include Shared hosting with Linux and Windows Server 2016 for Web Hosting Platform and Services, Reseller, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Servers, and IT as a Service for Canadian companies of all sizes
Other Services Offered
SSL certificates, tools for data protection and automated backup. Additional ram, firewall, bandwidth, DDoS protection, malware scanning and intrusion protection.
Integrated tools like Cloud DNS, backup snapshots, and every server backed by Canadian Web Hosting's highly redundant infrastructure guaranteeing 100% availability.
CloudSafe Online Backup Service
Weebly Website Builder: Price range from Basic (free forever) to Business (only $35/m)
Target Customers: enterprise-class and business clients globally
What for Customers?
Innovative Technologies: Customers can now quickly deploy a range of standard and high-performance VPS SSD servers. Almost through a single interface with options for different availability zones including Vancouver, BC, and Toronto, ON
one-click application installations
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multiple layers of built-in protection to reduce risks, eliminate suspicious activities, block malicious attacks and add extended protection to all their virtual machines
Provides faster and more powerful business solutions. Improved performance, server speed, throughput, security, reliability, and control
providing on-demand hosting solutions with scalable options
complimentary infrastructure and design consultation
always willing to take the extra step for every customer
every business and developer can experience world-class hosting with cutting-edge technologies and support
servers can be installed and made available the same day
The customer can experience world-class hosting and comprehensive support to offset server administration and ongoing management needs
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The company provides the robust cloud computing, cloud storage and a variety of new services like VPN, DNSaaS, and relational database.
easy to move to Canadian Web Hosting's cloud hosting infrastructure
geographic flexibility to meet a broad range of web hosting requirements
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Support Professionals are certified VMware, Microsoft and Linux professionals.
Experienced support personnel
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Canadian Web Hosting is helping local nonprofit organizations and charities through partnerships, volunteerism, and corporate donations. Almost to give back to the local communities including Union Gospel Mission and Canucks Autism Network.
Canadian Web Hosting is attending A4K's third significant fundraising event this year – the A4K Charity Boxing Gala.