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Hostwinds

4.5
(86 reviews)

Hostwinds offers website hosting for individuals and businesses of all sizes, with 24/7/365 support and nightly backups.

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Hostwinds Features

Hosting Plans

Shared Hosting

Host a website on a server shared by other websites. Server resources, such as CPU time, memory, and disk space, are shared by all accounts hosted on the server.

97%
(Based on 53 reviews)

Reseller Hosting

Rent server space from a hosting provider and subsequently sublet server space and hosting services to other websites using a specific type of website hosting service.

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VPS Hosting

Host an account on virtual servers where overall server resources are shared across all accounts, while some portions of those resources are reserved for each account.

91%
(Based on 7 reviews)

Dedicated Hosting

Lease and use a private server that is either managed or unmanaged. Users are have access to all resources available on the machine, and resources are not shared with any other accounts.

Not enough data available

Colocation Services

Own and manage a private server housed by the hosting provider. Maintain all aspects of owned server(s), with the exception of infrastructure such as electricity, internet access, and storage facilities.

Not enough data available

Compatibility

File Server Backup

The ability to store information from filesystems.

Not enough data available

Database Server Backup

The ability to backup data from relational and NoSQL databases.

Not enough data available

Virtual Machines

Support for secure virtualized tape or disk storage.

Not enough data available

Repository Models

Support for various backup storage and operational processes. Examples include system imaging, incremental backup, or differential backup.

Not enough data available

Hosting Management

Storage Limits

Clear and pre-determined storage limits are associated with a hosting plan, and storage limits can be expanded if normal site usage is exceeded.

94%
(Based on 84 reviews)

Bandwidth Allowance

Hosting providers outline the amount of data that you and your visitors are able to cumulatively upload and download over a given period of time. Pay for additional bandwidth as needed to accomodate web traffic.

95%
(Based on 84 reviews)

Email Hosting

Manage email accounts associated with web domains through a built-in or third-party email interface. Support is provided for POP3 and IMAP email systems.

91%
(Based on 79 reviews)

Control Panel Integration

Integrate hosting plans with either open-source or proprietary web hosting control panels in order to use a graphical user interface (GUI) that facilitates access to additional web hosting management features.

94%
(Based on 82 reviews)

CMS Support

Providers allow for a variety of content management systems to be used when managing websites. Support is offered for "one-click" or rapid installations of CMS tools.

94%
(Based on 78 reviews)

Web Framework Support

The website hosting provider offers support for a variety of server-side coding languages, as well as multiple versions of the web frameworks.

95%
(Based on 36 reviews)

E-Commerce Integration

Install e-commerce tools, such as shopping carts, into your website. Certain e-commerce integrations may incur an additional fee.

95%
(Based on 36 reviews)

File Management

Access and management of files through FTP, .htaccess, and shell access is provided to users.

94%
(Based on 40 reviews)

Database Support

Support is provided for a variety of database types, including MySQL, PostsgreSQL, SQL Server, and more. Choose from these and manage your database within the control panel associated with your hosting plan.

93%
(Based on 73 reviews)

Security Tools

Site backup, spam detection, firewalls, malware detection tools, and other security features are offered within the hosting plan.

93%
(Based on 68 reviews)

Infrastructure

Networking

Lets users provisionnetworks, deliver content, balance loads, and manage traffic.

Not enough data available

Virtual Machines

Provides virtual networks and operating systems.

Not enough data available

Security

Securesapplications, encrypt data, and manage identities.

Not enough data available

Maintenance

Enables maintenance to existing virtual machines to improve functionality and security.

Not enough data available

Management

Disaster Recovery

Delegate backup settings to facilitate specific recovery in the result of a disaster.

Not enough data available

Remote Backup

Provide remote access dashboards designed to manage and store data from familiar applications.

Not enough data available

Storage Formats

The ability to store multiple types of file formats or convert files to proper format.

Not enough data available

Scheduled Backups

The abillity to automate backups or have backup storage updated continuously.

Not enough data available

On-Demand Restoration

The ability to restore files to its original location or alternative sources on-demand.

Not enough data available

Management

Continuous Backup

The abillity to automate backups or have backup storage updated continuously.

Not enough data available

Disaster Recovery

Delegate backup settings to facilitate specific recovery in the result of a disaster.

Not enough data available

Storage Capacity

The ability to store large amounts of data or scale capacity to fit storage needs.

Not enough data available

Remote Backup

Provides remote access dashboards designed to manage and store data from familiar applications.

Not enough data available

Activity Monitoring

Actively monitor status of work stations either on-premise or remote.

Not enough data available

Management

Cloud Migration

Allows transferring data and virtual machines during adoption and maintenance.

Not enough data available

Storage Management

Provides management tools for data storage, database configuration, and scaling.

Not enough data available

Analytics

Lets users analyze storage, performance, and connectivity.

Not enough data available

Database Management

Supports for managing different types of databases and integration methods.

Not enough data available

Reporting

Activity Monitoring

Actively monitor status of work stations either on-premise or remote.

Not enough data available

Documentation

Reporting abilities to assess data quality and activity.

Not enough data available

Alerts/Notifications

Send summary, update, or actionable alerts to administrators to detail activity.

Not enough data available

Compliance

Security Standards

The ability to set standards for asset and risk management.

Not enough data available

Cloud Data Protection

Provides high quality and wide scope of in-cloud and offline data security capabilities.

Not enough data available

Data Deduplication

Deduplication, creating synthetic backup files, to reduce file size and eliminate redundant files.

Not enough data available

Customization

Custom Machines

Allows users to create custom machines to meet specific needs and optimize performance.

Not enough data available

Console Configuration

Provides interface for building custom machines and analytics.

Not enough data available

Operating Systems

Supports the necessary operating system and linux distributions for custom machines.

Not enough data available

Security

Data Encryption

Provide some level of encryption of data in transit, protecting sensitive data while it lives in the backup application.

Not enough data available

Security and Compliance

Abilities to set standards for asset and risk management.

Not enough data available

Deduplication

Deduplication, creating synthetic backup files, to reduce file size and eliminate redundant files.

Not enough data available

Hostwinds
4.5
(86 reviews)