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An evaluation of TOP IT TECH

We, at test.topittech.com.au, have picked 'TOP IT TECH' to be our current domain and hosting supplier. Therefore we expect that this brief assessment of 'TOP IT TECH' is perchance going to be very useful for other individuals from all over the World in search for domain name and web hosting solutions. We say individuals from all around the Globe, since the simple fact is that 'TOP IT TECH' presently supplies domain and hosting services in multiple datacenter sites: in the USA (Chicago, IL), in the United Kingdom (Maidenhead, 20 miles outside London), in Scandinavia (Stockholm) and in Australia (Sydney). That way, embracing virtually the entire planet. At least from the point of view of the World Wide Web. So, here is what you could expect from 'TOP IT TECH' in a few words:

Shared Web Space Hosting Solutions

The initial thing we, at test.topittech.com.au, have detected is the cut-rate prices of the shared web page hosting plans delivered by 'TOP IT TECH'. Shared doesn't sound very well, does it? Well, that's what it is called: shared web hosting. The good news here is that the webspace hosting plans offered by 'TOP IT TECH' are powered by an in-house developed, cutting edge cloud web hosting platform (each web hosting service, such as electronic mail, databases, web page hosting CP, web space, DNS, statistics, etc., is being served by a separate pack of web hosting servers in a cluster). This is a circumstance EVERY cPanel web hosting corporation in the World will have great predicaments with, because cPanel is a one single server based web space hosting platform (each hosting service, such as electronic mail, databases, website hosting CP, disk space, DNS, statistics, and so on, runs on one and the same web server), cPanel is not open source (hence the cPanel web space hosting suppliers are not able to include extra functionality and manipulate it the way they need it) and there is no open source file platform (they have to develop their own file platform), which is at the heart of any cloud web hosting service. Let's get back to the shared web page hosting plans, which are powered by an authentic cloud website hosting platform. With a shared web hosting account, each client pays just for his/her plan, thus preserving the website hosting price really low (because a lot of clients are located on the same server). In brief, a shared hosting plan, which runs on a cloud web space hosting platform, allows you to pay only for the reserves that you indeed require, avoiding a scenario where you pay for an advanced web page hosting package that you cannot actually use, or for a low-end web hosting plan that cannot accommodate your web page. The possibility to upgrade your account from one package to another with only two clicks of the mouse gives you the flexibility to begin with a small plan and upgrade as your web page grows. Hence, you economize money that you can spend on publicizing the website while it is still novel. Every website hosting account offered by 'TOP IT TECH' sports an online website building tool and over forty popular script software applications like WordPress, Joomla, Zen Cart and Moodle that will save you 100s of dollars for web page design solutions. 'TOP IT TECH' furnishes shared web hosting services in a number of different countries across the World. There is one datacenter facility in Chicago encompassing the United States of America and Canada; 2 European data centers - in England and in Scandinavia; and another one in Australia, which covers the Asia Pacific. In this way, approximately the whole planet is covered to supply you and your visitors with a steady and fast web hosting service at a nearby location. All in all, the shared hosting packages furnished 'TOP IT TECH' are very well stocked and are available at a very attractive price (starting from A$8.17 for the Starter plan).

Semi-dedicated Web Hosting Servers

To users with little or no experience, a VPS hosting server may seem problematic to handle. That's probably why 'TOP IT TECH' also offers semi-dedicated web servers in its principal US datacenter facility in Chicago. Handling these packages is similar to administering a normal shared website hosting package via a web hosting CP GUI. They have all the specs of a shared website hosting package such as a fee-free web site builder and a web application installer, but the amount of system resources typical of a semi-dedicated web hosting server plan is many times bigger than that of a shared web page hosting account. For instance, the central processing unit power that can be used is nearly 5 times as much as compared to the shared hosting plans. When compared to a shared site hosting account, the number of database queries included within the semi-dedicated hosting plans is huge: 90 000 / hour. An unmetered hosted Top-Level Domain quota is a standard too. The semi-dedicated web server plans do not come with root-level access (we, at test.topittech.com.au, think that this is a small minus), but the advantage is that they are administered via the same Control Panel user interface as the shared web hosting packages. This hints that a familiar graphical environment is offered to all customers who are not self-confident enough to manage a VPS hosting server, but at the same time require more power and features than a virtual private hosting server can offer. This is like that because of the fact that the semi-dedicated web hosting servers share the reserves of the same powerful first-rate web servers as the ones which accommodate the private virtual web server plans, yet, the number of the semi-dedicated servers is quite small (somewhere between twenty to thirty per physical server), while the VPSs can reach a much greater number (eighty to 120 per physical server). Having that info in mind, the semi-dedicated servers supplied by 'TOP IT TECH' can be branded as being very inexpensive (as far as cost is concerned), beginning from A$28.67 for the Semi Dedicated 1 plan.

Dedicated Servers

In test.topittech.com.au's opinion, enormous web pages such as social networks, community and business portals or popular online shops with 1000s of customers need a much more powerful web page hosting platform. It appears that the fellows from 'TOP IT TECH' have come to the same conclusion too. To live up to its customers' needs, 'TOP IT TECH' supplies a collection of dedicated hosting servers that can tackle millions of daily hits. That assessment is based on the hardware configurations the servers sport: Dual and Quad-core processors, up to four gigabytes of RAM, 2000 GB of storage space and Gigabit network cards will beyond doubt guarantee the fast and steady performance of any sort of site. In 'TOP IT TECH's opinion, the primary hardware specs can be upgraded for more system resource-requiring websites. We, from test.topittech.com.au, deem that all dedicated server solutions furnished by 'TOP IT TECH' are also suitable for launching a hosting reseller business as each and every server comes with free billing transaction software platform and a cost-free domain reseller account. Unlickily, the dedicated web servers delivered by 'TOP IT TECH' are all unmanaged. We, at test.topittech.com.au, consider this a tiny weakness, which can be righted by paying a monthly fee of A$50.35 AUD. So, if you need assistance, the Managed Services upgrade provides a bouquet of extra services such as a regular backup, software installation, server monitoring and troubleshooting operations. A bunch of web hosting Control Panel (CP) GUIs are available with each of the dedicated hosting servers - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. Our (test.topittech.com.au's) forecast is that the excellent drag and drop File Manager offered by the Hepsia hosting CP will possibly render the use of any File Transfer Protocol client pointless. Our (test.topittech.com.au's) inference is that the dedicated servers delivered by 'TOP IT TECH' don't appear to be very affordably priced (yet the Hepsia web page hosting CP and the unmetered hosted domain quotas will definitely make you smile), beginning from A$99.07 for the Atom 1 package.