Every website needs hosting somewhere, so here are our selections.
Unix (including Linux) Based Hosting
- ServWise is used by many WAUK forum members as well as being active participators in the forum themselves. They offer UK and US based Linux Shared hosting, featuring Cpanel/WHM and fantastico. They also offer Windows Hosting, Managed Dedicated Servers, Low cost SSL certificates and domain names. All WAUK forum members recieve a 20% discount on shared hosting by using the coupon “FNWAUK20” while ordering.
- Provide very-good-value and high performance virtual servers (or dedicated ones if you’re very rich!) all with SSD disk drives, running on top-quality HP Proliant server hardware with multiple hot-swap components. Other SSD machines are available from other providers, but Clustered’s VPS machines tend to have more disk space at a given price point.
- Specialists in server hosting (colo/dedi/managed) can also provide web/mail hosting (PHP, CGI, SSI, MySQL, PostgreSQL, POP3, IMAP, webmail, etc).
- Established for ten years, specialise in hosting services for small to medium UK businesses. All the bits – CGI, MySQL, PHP, SSI etc. What sets them apart is they have instant and free telephone support. Are running a promotion offering free domain registration with every hosting account.
- Ideal for small business just starting out on the World Wide Web. Run by a member of both WAUK and FN, so if you need reliable hosting for home or business just ask. Also 15% discount for any member of WAUK on any hosting package.
- All UNIX stuff.
- PHP / MySQL / PostgreSQL / Perl + Cpanel (Webmail, Stats, phpMyAdmin, Sub-Domains), Custom Packages Available email:firstname.lastname@example.org
- Unix Webhosting (MySQL, PHP, Perl), Email(Web, IMAP, POP3, SMTP) + Domain Hosting. Colocation services.
- Budget but feature rich and reliable hosting. PHP, MySQL, Perl, C, TCL. SSH on request. Web Control Panel. Domains. Email. Reseller packages. Outstanding support.
- Unix (FreeBSD) Webhosting (PHP, MySQL, Perl, DNS, Email, Anti-Virus/Anti-spam) Server Management and co-location. Excellent customer services, Excellent all round service. Also J2EE available on request.
- Always found these to very helpful. Always working on expanding there features and keeping prices keen. They also have Windows packages and Windows/Unix reseller packages available.
- Everything Unix!
- Small-scale personal service for knowledgeable web masters. Linux boxes in London’s Docklands. Latest Fedora OS, latest stable PHP and MySQL releases. Can install those obscure PHP modules you require.
- UK web hosting for you or your web business. Cheap Web Hosting & affordable Web hosting services to host web site in UK. Domain name registration included in all our web site hosting packages with php and mysql.
Windows Based Hosting
- ServWise is used by many WAUK forum members as well as being active participators in the forum themselves. They offer UK and US based Shared Windows hosting, featuring the wonderful WebSitePanel Control Panel, SmarterMail Ent and SmarterStats Ent. They also offer Linux Hosting, Managed Dedicated Servers, Low cost SSL certificates and domain names. All WAUK forum members recieve a 20% discount on shared hosting by using the coupon “FNWAUK20” while ordering.
- Great for Windows and Linux hosting and a company that i would trust 101%
- Windows 2003, Webmail, ASP, ASP.NET, MSSQL, easy control panel – I usually keep DNS at 123reg though
- Windows 2003, Helm Control Panel, ASP, ASP.NET, PHP, Perl/CGI, FrontPage Extensions, Access, MySQL, MS SQL, SmarterMail Webmail, SmarterStats. DNS with Enom, UKReg OR PlanetDomain. Free Enom Domain Reseller Accounts Available.
- Windows 2003 Windows Hosting, Helm CP, Mail etc
Cheap and cheerful, Support and services are average. All the usual features only downside is they do charge for mySQL db’s :(
- Windows Hosting Asp & Php Web Hosting With Plesk Windows Hosting – Cheap Affordable Windows Hosting With Ms Sql & Ms Access Microsoft Database Support.
- Great service, great staff (so far) PHP, MYSQL, MSSQL, ASP.net, Webstats, Frontpage extensions, Webmail
Tomcat; JRun; JBoss et al.
Tomcat hosting on Linux. Shared & Dedicated Tomcat instances
I’ve got a customer hosting one of my DealerSys sites Xylodom; (Tomcat/Postgres) at Paston Chase in Norwich. I found their technical people very easy to work with, and have recommended them to several other people. Getting good Servlet hosting in the UK is hard!
Dave Boulden’s list of “reasonable looking” CF hosts:
- http://www.2020media.com/ UK based
Virtual Dedicated / Private Servers.
- Not sure if you’d want to use them for a high traffic site – but they work well for a test and devel box, or as an alternative to a reseller account.