Reviews and expert opinion Protection Host
Protection Host is an internet service provider with its head offices in Brazil. The hosting company was founded in 2010. Since then, it has grown substantially to offer affordable and reliable hosting solutions to many business enterprises. Today it powers over one thousand websites daily and has a client base of over 15,000 customers in Brazil and the world over. Its offerings include shared web hosting, VPS servers, cloud server solutions, and reseller hosting. The Protection Host website is only available in Portuguese.
Features and Ease of Use
Protection Host web hosting solutions come with the following standard features:
- Fast SSD storage servers
- Unlimited MySQL databases
- 99.9% uptime guarantee
- One-click auto-installer
- SSL certificates
- PHP support
- cPanel control panel
- DDoS protection
- Dedicated IP address
With Protection Host, customers get to host their VPS servers in safe and secure locations in Brazil. The physical servers come with an allocation of high-speed SSD storage for super-fast page loading speeds, 20 times faster than servers running on HDD drives. The virtual servers also come with root access, dedicated resources, DDoS protection as well as complete freedom for customers to manage the servers.
Besides offering virtual servers, Protection Host prides itself as a provider of Teamspeak 3 server solutions. These solutions are powered by powerful CPUs with Intel i7 processors to help boost performance on its clients’ game servers. All the Teamspeak 3 servers come with an admin manager, free FTP and FastDL, custom IP addresses, and 24-hour customer support.
All its hosting solutions run on either Linux or Windows OS platforms. The Linux server plans come with a one-click auto-installer with the most popular pre-installed scripts and website themes. The plans also come with a choice of control panels, where users can select either cPanel or ZPanel control panel and reseller hosting customers can use the WHM control panel. Moreover, servers at Protection Host comes with a CP-backup tool to help clients make their own backup services.
Pricing and Support
As alluded to earlier, this vendor’s hosting plans are quite affordable even for startups with low budget. The hosting plans are offered with monthly billing cycles and all their prices are listed in Brazilian real.
Protection Host offers a 30 days free reseller hosting to its customers. However, its shared and VPS plans only come with 7 days free trial period after which if you had already purchased the hosting solutions, you also get a chance to get your money back within the 7 days. This vendor’s shared web hosting solutions come with a 99.9% uptime guarantee, while its cloud server customers get to enjoy up to 99.99% uptime network guarantee.
Protection Host live chat support is available Monday through Friday from 8 am to 10 pm local time in Brazil. You can also contact the vendor’s 24/7 customer support team via telephone, email, ticketing system or through its contact form. The technical support staff seems friendly and knowledgeable. The rep that I contacted via email was fast and gave me the assistance I needed.
The vendor has a fairly detailed knowledgebase.