Reviews and expert opinion Oneserver

Ranked 2514th from 3941 Web Hosting
4.1
Mark Holden
Mark Holden
Web Hosting Expert
American host Oneserver doesn't do shared hosting, but it does do dedicated servers, virtual servers, and cloud hosting. I would have loved the pre-sales support to have been more responsive.

Overview

OneserverOneserver is an American company with more than 24 years of experience providing business-oriented hosting solutions. It has servers in Istanbul (Turkey) and the U.S.A., and it offers dedicated servers, cloud servers, and VPS.

Oneserver’s professionally designed English-language website is fairly informative, and it presents prices in U.S. dollars.

Features and Ease of Use

Oneserver offers a total of 14 cloud hosting plans (across Turkish and American servers) that sit on SSD storage for faster performance than traditional drives.

The smallest plan provides you with 2 CPUs, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB disk storage, and 5 TB bandwidth, so it could be suitable for small to medium-sized businesses. For bigger businesses with more demanding websites, the largest plan provides 8 CPUs, 64 GB RAM, 360 GB web space, and 20 TB bandwidth.

You can expect to find these features in the cloud hosting plans:

  • SSD storage
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • VMware virtualization
  • Intel Xeon processors
  • DDoS protection

You can also choose your operating system; Windows or one of the Linux distributions such as CentOS, Debian, or Ubuntu. And you get a one-click application installer for popular programs.

If you’re looking for more control over your server, you can choose one of the Istanbul-based virtual servers that provide up to 320 GB disk space, up to 32 GB RAM, up to 20 TB bandwidth, and up to 8 CPUs. You also get OpenStack infrastructure, SSD storage, a 99.9% uptime guarantee, one IP address, and DDoS protection.

Whether you go for cloud hosting, a virtual server, or a dedicated server, Oneserver will commit to replacing it within six hours.

Pricing and Support

Depending on the plan you pick, Oneserver’s prices range from cheap-and-cheerful to way too high. The VPS plan prices start lower than the cloud or dedicated server subscriptions.

You can pay by credit card or money transfer on a monthly or annual basis, but there is no money-back guarantee as far as I know.

You should be able to contact the customer care team by telephone, ticket, email, or live chat. I say “should” because I found that the live chat was always offline and my email and ticket approaches went unanswered. Although there is a minimal knowledge base, it won’t be sufficient to meet your self-support needs:

Oneserver

Pricing

4.1

User reviews

Be the first user to leave a review about Oneserver in English!
Write a Review

Bottom line on Oneserver

Although Oneserver doesn’t sell shared hosting, it does offer a diverse range of cloud hosting, VPS, and dedicated server solutions. You can choose your operating system, and you benefit from SSD storage. It’s just a pity that the pre-sales support seems to be so poor.

Pros

  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • SSD storage
  • Robust infrastructure
  • Hardware replacement

Cons

  • Unresponsive pre-sales support
  • No refunds (as far as I know)

Check out the cheap SSD VPS hosting plans and more at Oneserver.

Mark Holden
Mark Holden
Mark is a full stack web developer specializing in HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, MySQL, and PHP. When he's not busy building websites or geeking out over the latest addition to his ever-growing gadget collection, he enjoys playing drums for his progressive rock band. He can also make a mean Spanish omelet.

Oneserver Alternatives

Hostinger
4.9
Best overall value for money
Read Review
InterServer
4.8
Best hosting for growing businesses
Read Review
A2 Hosting
4.8
Unlimited SSD storage
Read Review
Liquid Web
4.7
Best managed hosting solution
Read Review
1237503