Dec 29, 2008 : Holiday Sales and Promos Roundup


theplanet.com logo!Dec 29, 2008 - The past two weeks have had a handful of holiday promotions and marketing campaigns ranging from shared hosting to dedicated server and business hosting discounts.

Time Almost Up For The Planet's Direct Attached Storage Discount

For corporate clients requiring enhanced database performance and increased file storage capacity, IT hosting provider The Planet (theplanet.com Total Reviews: 3
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
) announced Monday the promotional pricing period for its Direct Attached Storage solution is within its final three days, allowing only a short time left for businesses to take advantage of the solution commonly used for server expansion and low-cost clustering.

Ending Wednesday, The Planet has lowered the list price of its DAS products by $150, making DAS available for as little as $300 per month. Three configurations are available which can be used for a variety of applications ranging from primary storage to backup and archiving.



MochaHost.com's Big Christmas Sale

San Jose-based MochaHost.com (mochahost.com Total Reviews: 128
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 3
Bad Reviews: 125
Official Responses: 39
) had its "Big Christmas Sale," which featured a 20 percent discount on all its shared and reseller hosting packages. It also included six months of free hosting, two domain names and a sitebuilding application on its business and "Mocha" plans.

Liberty Center One Offers "Hosting Bailout"

Data center Liberty Center One (libertycenterone.com) announced a "Hosting Bailout Program" for qualifying Michigan businesses through the economy's downturn by giving them free migration, setup and server rack space until the end of January. [...]

  • theplanet.com
  • Reads: 1177 | Category: General | Source: TheWHIR : Web Host Industry Reviews
    URL source: http://www.thewhir.com/web-hosting-news/122908_Holiday_Sales_and_Promos_Roundup

    Company: The Planet

Want to add a website news or press release ? Just do'it, it's free! Use add web hosting news!

Related news


Mar 24, 2009 - The Planet Launches Storage Cloud - Managed hosting and dedicated hosting provider The Planet (theplanet.com Total Reviews: 3
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
) announced on Tuesday that it has expanded its product line with the general release of its new Storage Cloud service, developed through a partnership with storage delivery network operator Nirvanix (http://www.nirvanix.com).


In a conversation with the WHIR, Rob Walters, general manager for The Planet's storage and data protection business said the company looked to customers for input on how the company could expand its storage portfolio. Their primary needs, he says, were for redundancy and reduced download time.


Also key to The Planet's Storage Cloud is the notion of geographic choice. ...
Mar 18, 2009 - Web Host The Planet Adds Cisco Firewalls - IT hosting provider The Planet (theplanet.com Total Reviews: 3
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
) announced on Monday that it has begun offering two new Cisco Firewalls to its product catalog, providing enhanced server performance and security within the company's dedicated server and virtual and private rack product lines.


The new Cisco ASA firewalls join several other Cisco firewall products already offered by the company, according to the chart on its firewall server solutions page.


The Planet says the Cisco ASA 5505 Security Plus, priced at $139 per month, "vastly improves performance" for dedicated customers in comparison to the CheckPoint XU firewall, offering 100 Mbps of throughput and supporting 25,000 ...
Mar 9, 2009 - The Planet Supports Parallels Panel 9 - Dedicated managed hosting provider The Planet (theplanet.com Total Reviews: 3
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
) announced on Monday it is offering support for the newest version of Parallels (http://www.parallels.com) hosting automation control panel, Parallels Plesk Panel.


All of The Planet's dedicated hosting customers now have access to Parallels Plesk Panel 9.0, including those with private and virtual racks.


The news follows NaviSite's recent announcement that it is also offering Parallels Plesk Panel 9.0 and Parallels Plesk Billing 6.0.


Released in December, version 9.0 of Parallels Plesk Panel hosting control panel is the first major release of the software since Plesk 8 was released in ...
Mar 2, 2009 - The Planet Plans London Data Center - Texas-based global IT hosting provider The Planet (theplanet.com Total Reviews: 3
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 3
Official Responses: 0
) has announced its first international data center is planned for London, England, where it will meet both international customer demand and globally redundant hosted infrastructure needs.


Opening in April, according to the company's announcement Monday, The Planet has begun preleasing the London facility, which will feature up to 20kW of power per rack, backed by N+1 redundancy on generators, transformers and UPS systems. The new data center also gives customers private access to a 10GB fiber connection to The Planet's core network through its Ashburn, Virginia data center, as well as local connectivity to ...
Feb 27, 2009 - Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup - There were many web hosting promotions announced in the last week of February, including Host Department's 20 percent off St.Patrick's Day discount, Easyspace's "Indefinite Reduction" on domain name prices and C I Host giving a website makeover to the construction company responsible for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.





Host Department Provides St.Patrick's Day 20 Percent Discount


Web hosting and domain provider Host Department (hostdepartment.com Total Reviews: 77
Average Rating: 5 of 10
Good Reviews: 40
Bad Reviews: 37
Official Responses: 0
) is giving its shared hosting customers a 20 percent discount for premium and no limit web hosting plans with coupon code "SAINTPAT09." Host Department's "Premium Hosting" package provides a robust web ...