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.
Media Hosts is a Ottawa, Canada based web host, providing the quality hosting services in Canada & Worldwide since 2002.
Media Hosts’s main network Point of Presence (POP) is located in Montreal Canada, with expansion back to Ottawa but they operate from Square Victoria in Montreal.
The service portfolio of Media hosts includes the OpenVZ & KVM VPS hosting, dedicated server, domain registration, web design, and server management solutions.
The VPS plans come with standard features like, root access, SolusVM Control Panel, Choice of Linux OS, Free Reboot/Rebuild, 100% Network SLA, 24/7 Support and Managed Firewall Protection. The company mentions 24/7/365 Support on VPS page but support accessibility channel is not mentioned.
Media Hosts offers its customers 100% Price-Freeze Guarantee. That means they will not increase monthly fees for existing subscribers of any service plans. Apart from this, Media-Hosts guarantees that your website will be up and running at least 99. 9% of the time during any 12-month period. This guarantee includes network uptime, server uptime, web server and service uptime. Media hosts has simple and sleek website with WHMCS as billing manager.
Kickassd is a Ontario (Canada) based web host, providing the targeted web hosting services. They are small team of the efficient and professional technicians managing their small customer-base. Kickassd claims that, If they’ll find the right people in the future they may hire 1-3 people more, but no more than that. When they run out of capacity for their small team, they will stop accepting new orders.
Kickassd’s hosting solutions are targeted to webmasters, web developers, business owners, and those who demand a high level web hosting service where uptime, speed, and fastest disaster recovery are absolutely must haves.
Kickassd’s servers come with up to 500Gbit/sec DDOS protection at no extra cost to customers. All servers are backed up daily into the cloud with R1soft incremental backups. The customers are allowed to access these backups from the cPanel and restore as needed with just a click.
Apart from this, shared plans come with 99.9% uptime guarantee, free SSL for all websites, shell access, GIT, Railgun, and the ability to change PHP versions and configs on the fly.