Our virtual servers offer you the optimum power and control of full administrator access to your own machine. You are enabled the complete control in choosing the operating system, applications and configuration for your machine, and even upload and boot your own custom disk images.
We support any PC operating system on 32-bit or 64-bit x86 architectures, including:
|New installations||We provide pre-installed images of:
Windows Web Server 2008, Windows Web Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard, Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Web EditionWe provide installation CDs for:
Windows Server 2008 Trial, Windows Web Server 2008 Trial or you can upload your own installation media and install: Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000
|We provide pre-installed images of:
Debian 5.0, 4.0; Ubuntu 9.04, 8.10We support thousands of pre-built Elastic Servers:
These offer a wide range of pre-installed software, and are provided ready to go by our partners CohesiveFT.
We provide installation CDs for:
|We provide installation CDs for:
FreeBSD 8.0, 7.2; OpenSolaris 2009.06
or you can upload your own installation media.
|Existing servers||You are able to upload the raw hard drive image from an existing physical or virtual server running any of these operating systems – we support p2v, v2v and v2p migrations to and from our cloud.|
Customers run a full wide range of operating systems, databases, server software and applications, including:
|Ruby on Rails
Ruby on Rails is an open-source web framework optimised for programmer happiness and sustainable productivity. Our customers choose Ruby for rapid development of their web applications.
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design. Our customers choose Django to build fast high-performing and elegant Web applications.
|Java Servlets and JavaServer Pages
Java Servlets and JavaServer Pages enable development of platform-independent enterprise-class web applications, running over a servlet engine such as Apache Tomcat Our customers preference for Java is to build on the wide-spread, platform-independent Java environment.
|CGI and PHP
CGI is the original standard protocol for interfacing to a web server. FastCGI is a more recent development which allows persistent handler processes and is therefore more scalable and better performing. Our customers utilise CGI and FastCGI to add dynamic capabilities to their static sites.
|Customised advanced technologies
Our virtual servers offer you the ultimate power and control of administrator access to your own machine, enabling you to write your own advanced applications using any technology that you choose. This is our customers’ choice for their most intensive tasks.