Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: open

Message Too Old, No Replies

Comparing hosts

German versus US hosting companies

12:29 pm on Apr 13, 2005 (gmt 0)

Full Member

10+ Year Member

joined:Feb 25, 2003
votes: 0

The recent discussions about dedicated IPs, bad neighbourhoods, etc. made me go out and try to find a dedicated server.

The minimum for a managed server in the US seems to be around $150/m with one IP address, around 80G/1000G and a decent processor on Linux.

I looked around in Germany where something like that costs around 40 Euros.

When I asked my current provider how he explains the difference, he says, the CPanel license (WHM) alone is $50/m and the server is going to be far away.

OK I have to learn a different interface for the CPanel equivalent and have to deal with geo-targetting issues, but does anyone have experience what the real pros/cons are besides those two?



Join The Conversation

Moderators and Top Contributors

Hot Threads This Week

Featured Threads

Free SEO Tools

Hire Expert Members