Microsoft Azure vs. Dotster - May 2019

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Microsoft Azure (azure.microsoft.com) has been added on Apr 10, 2013.
Dotster (dotster.com) has been added on Jun 01, 2005 and last updated on Feb 21, 2017.

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azure.microsoft.com logo!
Total Reviews: 1
Average Rating: 1 of 10
Good Reviews: 0
Bad Reviews: 1
Official Responses: 0
1 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
1 user reviews
dotster.com logo!
Total Reviews: 37
Average Rating: 2 of 10
Good Reviews: 5
Bad Reviews: 32
Official Responses: 0
2 / 10VISIT WEBSITE
37 user reviews
 
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052
US
8100 NE Parkway, Suite 300
Vancouver, WA 98662
US
Part of Endurance International Group
Emailsales@m...info@d...
Phone1-800-867-1389800-401-5250
RanksAlexa Rating35▼-3 (lower is better)
Alexa Rank in US 33
Alexa Rating84,093▲2113 (lower is better)
Domains102,844▼-143 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in US 18,764
Languagesen en-US
InfoMicrosoft Cloud Platform by Windows Azure.

Azure is the only major cloud platform ranked by Gartner as an industry leader for both infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS). This powerful combination of managed and unmanaged services lets you build, deploy and manage applications any way you like for unmatched productivity.

It’s hybrid-ready

Some cloud providers make you choose between your data centre and the public cloud. Not Azure. Its enterprise-proven [...]
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Dotster has established itself among the world largest domain name registrars with more than 3 million domain holdings under management and servicing hundreds of thousands of customers worldwide.

Additionally, the company provides a feature-rich line of value-added services such as web hosting, design, and online security.
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EstablishedMay, 1991December, 1999
Site speedAverage, load 2.6 sec. 33% sites are slower
SEO Links count 606,908
Average, load 2.9 sec. 28% sites are slower
SEO Links count 1,606
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Social Media
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azure.microsoft.com Iconazure
Started from: October, 2008
  • Tweets: 36,115
  • Followers: 672,992
  • Friends: 2,926
  • Last activity: May 13, 2019
dotster.com Icondotster
Started from: February, 2009
  • Tweets: 3,698
  • Followers: 2,191
  • Friends: 1,487
  • Last activity: May 24, 2018
azure.microsoft.com IconMicrosoft Azure
  • Likes:1
  • Talking peoples about them: 14,423
  • Last activity: Feb 28, 2019
dotster.com IconDotster
  • Likes:1
  • Talking peoples about them: 0
  • Last activity: May 24, 2018
company/16188386Dotster
  • Followers:242
  • Entity type: Privately Held
  • Founded: 2000
  • Employee Count: 51-200
  • Industry: Internet
Microsoft Azure Blog
  • Blog Posts:1,910
  • Blog added on: 2014 Mar
  • Language: en-US
  • Last written post: May 22, 2019
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VPS - 8/3
Plan NameA0 [Linux]Standard [Linux]
Price$ 13.39/mo.$ 29.70/mo.
Disk Space20 GB20 GB
Data Transferunmetered1 TB
Hosted domains unlimited
Free Domain 0
Control Panel CPanel, WHM
Server Location United States
DescriptionN/AINFO (mouse over)Control Panel (cPanel/WHM) NOT Available
Linux: CentOS
PHP, Perl, Python
Web Analytics
Mailboxes Unlimited
MySQL Databases Unlimited
Setup Fee None

WORLD CLASS VPS HOSTING

We've tailored our standard VPS hosting plans to the needs of Web Application developers, businesses, and web hosting [...]
Date PlanDec 2016Feb 2019
Plan NameA1 [Linux]Pro [Linux]
Price$ 28.27/mo.$ 41.60/mo.
Disk Space40 GB40 GB
Data Transferunmetered1500 GB
Hosted domains unlimited
Free Domain 0
Control Panel CPanel, WHM
Server Location United States
DescriptionN/AINFO (mouse over)Control Panel (cPanel/WHM) Available
Linux: CentOS
PHP, Perl, Python
Web Analytics
Mailboxes Unlimited
MySQL Databases Unlimited
Setup Fee None

WORLD CLASS VPS HOSTING

We've tailored our standard VPS hosting plans to the needs of Web Application developers, businesses, and web hosting [...]
Date PlanDec 2016Feb 2019
Plan NameA2 [Linux]Premium [Linux]
Price$ 63.24/mo.$ 67.95/mo.
Disk Space60 GB60 GB
Data Transferunmetered2 TB
Hosted domains unlimited
Free Domain 0
Control Panel CPanel, WHM
Server Location United States
DescriptionN/ASame as previous plans!
Date PlanDec 2016Feb 2019
Plan NameA3 [Linux]-
Price$ 139.87/mo.-
Disk Space120 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU4 cores-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA0 [Windows]-
Price$ 13.39/mo.-
Disk Space20 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU1 core-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA1 [Windows]-
Price$ 46.13/mo.-
Disk Space40 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU1 core-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA2 [Windows]-
Price$ 103.42/mo.-
Disk Space60 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU2 cores-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA3 [Windows]-
Price$ 229.15/mo.-
Disk Space120 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU4 cores-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Cloud - 4/0
Plan NameA0 [Linux/Windows]-
Price$ 14.88/mo.-
Disk Space20 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU1 core-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA1 [Linux/Windows]-
Price$ 59.52/mo.-
Disk Space40 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU1 core-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA2 [Linux/Windows]-
Price$ 119.04/mo.-
Disk Space60 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU2 cores-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Plan NameA2 [Linux/Windows]-
Price$ 238.08/mo.-
Disk Space120 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domains -
Free Domain -
CPU4 cores-
Control Panel -
Server Location -
DescriptionN/A-
Date PlanDec 2016-
Shared Hosting - 0/6
Plan Name-Basic Hosting [Linux]
Price-$ 3.75/mo.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-1
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Plan Features

Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 100
FTP Logins 5
MySQL Databases 10
Drag and Drop Site Builder
DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP 5.3, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0 and 7.1
Perl/Python
Date Plan-Feb 2019
Plan Name-Deluxe Hosting [Linux]
Price-$ 6.75/mo.
($ 7.99 after first term)
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Plan Features

Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 250
FTP Logins 25
MySQL Databases 25
Drag and Drop Site Builder
DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP 5.3, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0 and 7.1
Perl/Python
Date Plan-Feb 2019
Plan Name-Ultra Hosting [Linux]
Price-$ 13.75/mo.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Plan Features

Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses UNLIMITED
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases UNLIMITED
Drag and Drop Site Builder
DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics Tool
PHP 5.3, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0 and 7.1
Perl/Python
Date Plan-Feb 2019
Plan Name-Basic Hosting [Windows]
Price-$ 4.75/mo.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-1
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Window Hosting

Build your website today using one of Dotster's ultra-fast hosting plans. Monthly, quarterly, and annual plans are available.

Features
Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 100
FTP Logins 5
MySQL Databases 10

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics [...]
Date Plan-Feb 2019
Plan Name-Deluxe Hosting [Windows]
Price-$ 7.75/mo.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Window Hosting

Build your website today using one of Dotster's ultra-fast hosting plans. Monthly, quarterly, and annual plans are available.

Features
Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses 250
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases 25

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web Analytics [...]
Date Plan-Feb 2019
Plan Name-Ultra Hosting [Windows]
Price-$ 14.75/mo.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Window Hosting

Build your website today using one of Dotster's ultra-fast hosting plans. Monthly, quarterly, and annual plans are available.

Features
Subdomains UNLIMITED
Email Addresses UNLIMITED
FTP Logins UNLIMITED
MySQL Databases UNLIMITED

DNS Management
Standard Forwarding
Web [...]
Date Plan-Feb 2019
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Ryan (knmreryan@y...)
on Jul 13, 2013
Lack of full console access means that VMs can be rendered useless and unrecoverable by a fat-fingered IP change
will (webhostreview@c...)
on Feb 14, 2012
Dotster good for the price
Registered through 000domains which is part of Dotster. The only thing that makes me nervous about Dotster are all the bad reviews. But I've had no major issues with their service. Customer support has been fine for the few questions I've had and [...]

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on Apr 21, 2017
Dotster wrote off my card money without my consentDotster have withdrawn from me money for service which I didn't order.$17.49. Card **** 0530I renew domain names at the price about $8.59. But not $17.49.I didn't read the letter which [...]
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