Houston, Texas – (Cheap Web Hosting Directory) – September 17, 2008 – The Planet has debuted discounts on its new Alpha Advanced Services, based on the line’s resounding success, through Sept. 30.
Customers who add Alpha Server Monitoring or Alpha Server Security to new orders will receive these services free for the first month.
Urvish Vashi, General Manager for dedicated hosting at The Planet explained, ”Customers have consistently requested additional services to better manage their servers. Now they can choose the services that are right for their business model on either a monthly basis or when there’s an occasional requirement, all backed by our team of experts. For those who are simply curious, they can now try us out for no cost in the first month and experience the difference.”
Launched in July, Alpha Advanced Services are designed to supplement the capabilities of The Planet’s self-managed dedicated servers. Alpha Server Monitoring provides around-the-clock server and service monitoring, including rapid human reactive response with customized escalation procedures. Alpha Server Security provides ongoing server security management, making certain systems are securely deployed and remain patched and secured throughout their lifecycle.
With Planet Alpha Advanced Services, customers can purchase individual management modules or any combination to supplement the maintenance and administration of their self-managed servers. The Alpha Advanced Services lower operational costs, and improve security and availability.
Alpha Server Monitoring: Provides 24x7x365 server and service monitoring of up to 15 services, including rapid reactive response with customized escalation procedures.With customized remediation, if a server should go down, this advanced service ensures someone is waiting and ready to get the server back online immediately. Customers receive both weekly and monthly uptime reporting.
Alpha Server Security: Provides all the requirements for ongoing server security management, making certain servers are securely deployed, and remain patched and secure throughout their lifecycle. Using industry best practices for system security, customers can take advantage of server hardening, as well as security patch management and weekly vulnerability reports, with unlimited access to a team that can resolve security incidents.
Alpha Server Administration: Provides on-demand administration, general system administration services, migration and custom-issue resolution, which allows customers to use services as required or as part of a bundled package. Planet Alpha Advanced Services are available on Linux and BSD platforms only.
Ultimately, The Planet endeavors to provide:
High levels of network capacity and speed to deliver peak performance
Instant scalability to handle even the largest spikes in network traffic
Parallel, redundant, multi-tiered network routing and switching architecture to assure reliability and stability
Multiple layer network security that prevents Delayed Denial of Service (DDOS) attacks from harming businesses
Knowledgeable experts with a passion for excellence and a commitment to operate the best networks in the business
The Planet is a leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting over 22,000 small and medium size businesses and 6.7 million web sites worldwide, using the best choice of servers, software tools and support, backed by enhanced facilities and network connectivity.
To learn more about Alpha Advanced Services, please visit: www.planetalpha.com.
For additional information about the special offers, please visit: www.theplanet.com/dedicated-servers/server-specials.
To learn more about The Planet, please visit: www.theplanet.com.
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