(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – VPS.net, part of UK2 Group, announced today the availability of its high speed SSD Virtual Private Servers (VPS) in its new data center in New York City. Built with the latest specifications and benefiting from fast, robust connections to the New York International Internet Exchange (NYIIX), the servers will meet the demands of developers, systems administrators and small businesses looking to deploy high performance virtual private servers into the heart of the internet in New York City and Eastern United States.
The SSD-VPS high performance servers are built with the latest Intel Xeon Processors, Enterprise Class RAID 10 Solid State Drives and fast DDR4 RAM. The strategically located data center, along with high specification servers, allow VPS.net customers to offer fast, responsive websites and applications.
John Morris, COO of UK2 Group said, “We continue to build our capabilities at our newly launched New York City data center. These servers give the perfect combination of a strategic eastern US location with our highest performance specification to date. Our most popular sizes offer more cores, more bandwidth and more disk space than competitor equivalents, ensuring value for money too.”
New York City is the third of its 19 data center locations that VPS.net offers its recently launched SSD VPS servers, which are also available in Salt Lake City and London. Prices start from $12 USD for a 1GB server, with full availability from May 26.
Launched in 2009 as part of the UK2Group, VPS.NET is a leading hosting services provider, offering services to over 10,000 clients, in more than 180 different countries. VPS.NET has the mission to push the market forward, bringing forth industry innovations, such as re-bootless resource upgrades, and allowing for customers to choose hosting from 19 different data centers.
About UK2 Group
UK2 Group is the parent company of a global group of web hosting brands which include UK2.net, WestHost, Midphase, VPS.net and 100TB. With head offices in the heart of start-up territory in Shoreditch, London, UK2 Group’s businesses offer a range of services including domain names, website builders, web hosting, VPS and dedicated servers.
Its founding brand, UK2.net, was launched in 1998 and has sold more than 1 million domain names to customers from more than 190 countries globally. The company also hosts thousands of shared and dedicated customers at its state of the art, multi-million pound data centres in both the UK and US.
It is through the company’s combined experience and increased purchasing power that it is able to offer exceptional products at a price that most businesses, whatever size or stage of development, can afford.