(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Host Color (hostcolor.com) has announced the launch of a new management service called FMSA (Fully Managed Shared Account). It offers individuals and small-business owners who have a limited knowledge on Control panels, HTML, FTP, and other website management apps, an opportunity to outsource the management of their websites and software applications to Host Color.
The FMSA service includes up to four (4) hours of web Hosting account management per month and features: Installation of Open Source software applications; Security and account maintenance; Troubleshooting and bug fixes; Activation of new services and software applications part of L.A.M.P. stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) that work in cPanel/WHM server environment. The price of the FMSA management service is $468/year and is charged as a setup fee.
“The world of website development and online business management is becoming more and more complicated. We have seen many new technologies to come out in the market within the last few years. Some of them have significantly improved the way we manage websites, hosting accounts and online content in general. At the same time every script of application needs a human effort. Despite the advanced hosting automation technologies we use, the online business management and website maintenance takes significant effort”, says Martin Andreev, Host Color VP of Operations.
“The main reason for HostColor.com to launch the Fully Managed Shared Account (FMSA) service is that many small business owners just do not have time to deal with the technical side of online business management. Many of them need to focus on their own business and to outsource the website management to someone who they can really trust. Host Color has been managing websites and web hosting environments for more than 12 years and now we are happy to offer our expertise and management services to SMBs.”, adds Mr. Andreev.
His company has recently announced new Virtual Dedicated Servers (VDS) based on KVM virtualization (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) technology. The company hosts the KVM-based VDS in its core data center based out of South Bend, Indiana. The customers of the new KVM-based VPS/VDS Hosting plans, who use cPanel/WHM hosting automation panel can also activate by 1-click a free Content Delivery Network (CDN) service info their virtual machines.
HostColor.com also runs a promotional campaign on 100 Mbps Unmetered bandwidth ports, which has been extended to KVM-based Virtual Dedicated Servers.
HostColor.com is a web hosting provider since 2000. It is owned by Host Color LLC, a Wilmington, Delaware, U.S. incorporated company. The company operates a fully-redundant network with 100% uptime SLA guarantee with uplinks to Level 3, Cogent and Internap. The company’s core equipment is hosted in a high-class data center located 90 miles from Chicago in South Bend, Indiana. The strategic location and the redundant network operated by the hosting provider ensure the lowest possible latency to any point in North America and Europe. Host Color also provides website hosting services in Europe through its subsidiary Host Color Europe ( http://www.hostcoloreurope.com).