HostProfis is a web hosting company from 2M Group GmbH that was established in 1999. The veteran markets itself as a competent partner to over 45,000 business customers across the globe. It has a significant market share in Austria and Germany. Its offerings are shared hosting, server solutions, and domain name registration services. The HostProfis website is only available in German.
Features and Ease of Use
Immediately upon signing up to HostProfis hosting solutions, you get your own free domain name and website. Users also get to enjoy an array of features that include the following:
- phpMyAdmin support
- MySQL databases
- SSH access
- SSL certificate
- Unlimited data transfer
- Fully encrypted communication
- PHP version selector
- Data backups
- FTP access
HostProfis has deployed high-end servers equipped with the latest technologies. The servers come with fast SSD storage allowing fast access to your website. With these servers, customers will have their own in-house control panel, from where they can easily run and manage all of their website activities.
Its managed storage servers run on Hyper-V virtualization technology that can be customized to expose individual virtual machines to one or more networks. This way, the cloud servers are able to deliver the highest levels of performance and stability as well as high security hosting services.
HostProfis uses the CentOS operating system to power its hosting solutions. Its shared hosting plans support multiple programming languages (PHP, Python, and Perl) as well as databases; from MySQL 5.7 databases to MariaDB 10.1 and phpMyAdmin. Although the plans include free backup options, the hosting firm has made efforts to offer additional backup services that are performed every day. The backup solutions range from seven to 21-day backups and include versioning file system.
Pricing and Support
Although HostProfis web hosting solutions are a bit expensive, they come with advanced features to meet the needs of even the most demanding customers. The hosting plans are offered with monthly billing cycles and prices are listed in euros.
Thanks to hyper-converged cloud technology, its hosting services come with a server uptime guarantee of 99.9%. All the same, the company has not offered a refund policy.
HostProfis support services are available from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM on Monday through Friday via telephone, email, ticketing system, and live chat. Besides, customers can download remote tools available on the vendor’s website and connect with its support team on TeamViewer.
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