Hostcode Lab is a hosting provider based in Bhubaneswar, India. The vendor is a relatively new entrant in the hosting space. It offers a complete line of hosting solutions including shared hosting, reseller services, VPS, and dedicated server solutions.
It also provides other internet services such as email hosting, bulk sms, and web designing among others. The vendor’s server locations include the U.S., France, Japan, China, India, and the Netherlands.
Features and Ease of Use
Hostcode Lab solutions include the following features:
- Varnish caching
- cPanel/WHM control panel
- Softaculous one-click installer
- Intel Xeon processors
- RAID 10 protected servers
- Full root access
- SATA/SSD storage
- Unlimited bandwidth
- MySQL databases
- DDoS protection
Hostcode Lab uses a web application accelerator powered by Varnish Cache to improve the performance of all of the websites it hosts. The vendor offers its customers a number of operating systems to choose from, including CentOS, Ubuntu, and Windows Server 2008. Hostcode Lab shared hosting solution is available for both the Linux and Windows OS platforms.
Both the Linux and Windows plans have four packages each. The basic Linux plan comes with 10GB storage, 10GB bandwidth, 10 email addresses, one domain, and two databases while the basic Windows plan includes 2GB storage, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited email addresses, and one domain.
The premium packages for both operating systems come with unlimited storage, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited email addresses, and unlimited domains.
Hostcode Lab offers business startups a special hosting plan to help them get their businesses off the ground. The hosting plan includes a free domain name, online brand promotion, and search engine optimization. Under this plan, startup entrepreneurs also get a responsive website design that includes web security.
This hosting provider offers automated backups. However, I could not find any more details about these backups, including whether they happen on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
Pricing and Support
Hostcode Lab has cheap hosting plans that come with flexible billing cycles. What’s more, the vendor’s hosting plans include a free domain and free DNS management. Hostcode Lab has a 30-day money-back guarantee and offers an uptime guarantee of 99%.
To contact Hostcode lab customer service, you can use email, ticketing system, phone, or live chat. Its customer support team is available 24/7 and is made up of professionals from various countries around the world.
I sent the vendor a support email inquiring about its WordPress hosting solutions and got a response in just under 24 hours.
Hostcode Lab has no knowledgebase but it does have a fairly detailed FAQ section.