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Company Overview

Option123 web hosting is a favourite home for more than 500.000 web sites. We are dedicated to provide everything for your online presence starting from domain name registration(s) and shared web hosting to e-commerce solutions, VPS hosting and SSL certificates. All services are provided by Option123 in association with AttractSoft GmbH headquartering in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

Services Overview

Option123 Hosting has a variety of services including but not limited to: Shared Web Hosting, Virtual Private Servers Hosting, Domain Name Registrations, Domain Name Transfers and SSL Certificates (in association with world's most trusted SSL providers). Not on the last place, Option123 is one of the pioneers in Free Web Hosting industry. We offer a feature-limited free web hosting service as a part of our courtesy policy and believe this makes our client's base bigger.

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Our Company's Goals

Our fundamental goal is our extensive experience in what we do. Web hosting platform we run and offer to our clients has been built throughout the years on learn-by-doing basis. This let us do stress testing on variety of circumstances before enhance web hosting technology we run close to today's perfection. Learning every aspect of the web hosting platform we create, makes us flexible and know-how proven, ready to act in the most adequate way.

Our Strong Advantages

Our main advantage is based on our risk-free service - free web hosting with limited features for those of you who are newbies and are not convinced they will need hosting for a long time or for those of you who want to test the service before purchase. Other strong advantage is our custom in-house developed platform we have invented, maintained with ease and know how to run. We are proud with our separate control panels: Web Hosting Control Panel, Domain Names Control Panel, SSL Control Panel and VPS Control Panel. These online web interfaces help you manage and control anything about your web site(s).

Data Center Infrastructure

Our servers are strategically collocated in LambdaNet, Kiel, Germany. It is well know as a part of the connecting Internet backbones between Europe and North America that has a large number of private peerings. The presence of key international exchange points defines fast access to all important Internet networks in-between two continents - Europe and North America. The Data Center infrastructure equipment has ETS 300 019-2-3 Class 3.1 air conditioning system to support optimum temperature for servers' smooth performance. Fire and water pre-detection systems are available as well. Two independent sources of interuptable power supply - UPS (230V/240V) and diesel generators deliver electricity in case of conventional local power supplier failure.

Service Latest News & Events

Inside our web site's section Service Latest News you can find and read about the most recent innovations we introduce to our services. Detailed step-by-step description how to use our latest features or any other news and event we consider important and related to You, Us and OUR mutual online presence. In our archive you can read what happened in the past and how we walked through the years to become what we are now.

Domains

A Free Domain name with every chosen Business package, 24/7 Support.

State-of-the-Art Data Center

All clients' web sites will have the chance to be hosted on our co-located servers in data center - LambdaNet, Kiel, Germany. The datacenter is well-known for being part of the connecting internet backbones between Europe and North America. With its large number of private peerings this data center is providing fast access to all fundamental Internet networks in-between Europe and North America. Along with its strategic location it has protection against variety of intrusions - redundant power supply, modern air conditioning system, fire protection system and round-the-clock network monitoring. 24x7 Data Center Monitoring.

Website Host

Our web hosting platform (all servers) is monitored by highly trained and experienced professional technicians 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our team of highly qualified professional technicians cover the full spectrum of problems spotted and act in the most effective way to minimize down time or service failures.

One-click install tool

FREE software application installer you get every business hosted plan. It includes the most popular software applications. You can setup any of the following software products with just one click. Joomla, Drupal, Concrete5, WordPress, phpBB, Opencart, Prestashop. Reliability and up to date with securities and most of all the capabilities of running various up to date scripts. 99% up time, E-mail, maximum reliability with Geo-redundancy and also a very incredible performance level!

Network Architecture

As a part of the international Internet backbone between Europe and North America, our servers are using highly redundant, pan-European Tier 1 fibre-optic network which serves the basis for our hosting services at rates of 50 Gbits, featuring high bandwidth and unsurpassed availability and quality. Air-conditioning according to ET 300019-2-3-Class 3.1 keeps optimum temperature for servers to run quiet. Fire alarm systems at floor and roof level, plus fire extinguishing systems are keeping an eye. UPS (230V/48V) Diesel generator for 24 hour full load operation in case of power outage.


Website design

Solutions at Option123 Site Designers offers many marketing opportunities and helps small businesses, corporations, organizations and individuals promote their products, services and ideas. Good designer can make a world of difference and can boost your business quickly creating an online presence. Through your stylish admin panel, customizable, simple, and readable make it yours with a custom menu, header image, and background, It’s perfect for all business websites and is really easy to use and to implement. Easy page creation ready for you to add or edit your own content.

Servers

We operate more than 500 servers. Machines' parameters are: Core 2 Quad, RAM memory: 8 GB, Hard Drive: 4x900 GB SATA II Retail, Operation system runs on: Debian Linux. Servers are clustered to spread the load in a special way to sustain tremendous burden. Our Service Guarantees Because good business relations matters a lot to us and are build up throughout the years with many efforts, we would like to express our engagements to you. Namely these are our guarantees now and in the future for good performance and satisfactory quality of the services in web hosting we offer.
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