Oklan was founded in 2007 and offers web hosting services, SSL certificates, web design, email service, and domain name registration. Its web hosting services includes shared hosting, VPS hosting, cloud hosting and dedicated servers.
It does this on both Linux and Windows operating systems. It serves numerous clients and has hosted over 1,100 projects. The company’s servers are located in data centers that are in Spain and France. Its website is available in Spanish.
Features and Ease of Use
On shared hosting, Oklan has four packages namely Personal, Professional, Advanced and Professional Plus. These offer the following features:
- 99.9% uptime guarantee
- Anywhere from 5GB to 100GB disk space
- Unlimited bandwidth
- Daily, weekly and monthly automatic backups
- Free domain on some plans
- Up to three hosted domains
- Let’s Encrypt SSL
It supports PHP only on its first plan while supporting that along with Perl, Ruby, CGI BIN, and Python on all its hosting plans thus providing developers more options to use when programming.
It supports MySQL database and PHPMyAdmin on three plans, with an unlimited number of MySQL coming with two of its higher plans.
Oklan provides the Plesk control panel for effective management of web files. It’s one of the easiest control panels to use. From the control panel, you will be able to use the one-click installer to integrate many applications into your website. Some of these applications are WordPress, Prestashop, Magento, Drupal, Joomla, and Moodle.
All plans come with antivirus, antispam, autoresponder, unlimited mail directs and unlimited mail aliases.
Oklan offers additional optional services that can be implemented to its shared hosting plan. This includes additional mailboxes, domains, dedicated IP addresses and a host of others.
It also provides cloud services, VPS and dedicated servers with high performance, and additional options and multiple operating systems like Windows, Ubuntu LTS, Debian and CentOS.
Pricing and Support
The prices for each package on the shared hosting plan are cheap. However, when renewing you will be required to pay more than the initial subscription fee, but the renewal prices are low cost as well. Also, the company offers a seven-day free trial to test out the plans.
The company offers a 30 days money-back guarantee. If you’re looking to switch to its servers, it will migrate your website for you free. Other perks are the free domain registration on two plans and SSL certificates which reduces your cost.
Its VPS and dedicated server prices are more in line with what competitors offer. Oklan’s hosting and VPS plans cannot be purchased directly from their website. You will have to contact support to request the plan you want.
Technical customer support is available via phone, email, ticket and a knowledge base with video tutorials. This is great as it provides you with different ways to fix issues on your website. I sent an email to support and received a fast reply.