Cirrus Tech Ltd is a Canadian cloud hosting provider with head offices in Toronto. This experienced hosting provider (established 1999) boasts a client base of over 100,000 customers worldwide. It has data centers located in Canada, from where it provides web hosting to small and large businesses.
Features and Ease of Use
Cirrus Tech offers an array of hosting solutions, including shared web hosting, WordPress hosting, cloud hosting, VPS hosting, dedicated servers, colocation services, and domain name registration services. Some of the standard features included in the hosting solutions are:
- Free domain name
- Free Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate
- Unlimited bandwidth
- 99.999% uptime guarantee
- Parallels Sitebuilder
- One-click WordPress installer
- PHP support
- Plesk control panel
- Webalizer and AWStats statistics
Cirrus Tech’s web hosting solutions come in Linux and Windows varieties. Both kinds of hosting are offered at three levels: Plan I (50 GB disk space, unlimited bandwidth, and 100 mailboxes), Plan II (unlimited disk space, unlimited bandwidth, and 1000 mailboxes), and Plan III (unlimited disk space, unlimited bandwidth, and unlimited mailboxes).
Automatic backups are performed, and clients can request restoration in the event of data loss. Dedicated server customers can also choose to purchase an R1Soft remote backup plan.
Cirrus Tech uses Dell servers with SSD storage. Its servers are housed in Canadian (Toronto) data centers that are equipped with disaster recovery mechanisms, additional backup generators, and green cooling systems. The 99.999% uptime guarantee is higher than that offered by many other vendors.
Pricing and Support
Cirrus Tech’s customizable hosting plans are affordably priced in Canadian dollars or U.S. dollars. You can pay for plans on billing cycles from one month to three years, with greater discounts for longer commitments, and a 30-day money-back guarantee that mitigates your risk of making a major commitment.
24/7/365 technical support is provided by telephone, ticket system, live chat, and email. I received a response to my exploratory email within 36 hours.
For self-support, Cirrus Tech’s website includes a well-stocked knowledge base.