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Cheap Hosting – Best Cheap Website Hosting (2014)

Cheap Hosting – Our Picks:

If you’re looking for a cheap hosting alternative, there are only a couple of cheap hosting companies recommended by us. Although ipage.com is among the most affordable cheap website hosting companies, their #1 rank on our list is because of what they provide in their myriad of cheap hosting solutions. Just because webhostinghub.com offers some of the cheapest web hosting out there, that doesn’t suggest the service is subpar. Reliability is a large determining factor in our selection process for best cheap hosting companies. You might have noticed that nearly all website hosting companies boast 99% uptime. However, ipage.com distinguishes itself from the other cheap web hosts by using load balancing technology to effectively eliminate downtime.

With load balancing, multiple servers are used to host your site. That way, your site is able to stay online on a different server even if another server goes down. Load balancing saves you time and helps prevent against the loss of sales if you have a commercial site. Please see our complete review for full details on why ipage.com is considered by us to be the best cheap web hosting company.

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Essential Information about Cheap Website Hosting.

A few years ago, some of the cheapest web hosting companies cost around $10 or more each month. As more cheap hosting competitors cropped up, costs went down – substantially. Today, you can find cheap website hosting almost everywhere; after all, cheap web site hosting companies are a dime a dozen. However, not all cheap website hosts are the same. Below are key elements Web Hosting Report believes all the cheapest web hosting companies should offer for service and reliability:

1. Reliability, Reliability, and Reliability: While nearly all of the cheapest web hosting companies promise 99.9% uptime, many of these cheap hosting companies fail to deliver on this promise. In compiling our rankings of all the best cheap web hosting companies, we spent more than three months gathering data from more than two years to see who offers the best affordable web hosting while still maintaining great uptime, customer service and reliability. As with any service, it s easy to find complaints. We compare the number of complaints with the number of positive comments to determine the reliability of all these cheap web site hosting companies.

2. Customer Service: Web Hosting Report spent a good deal of time calling various cheap website hosting companies. With some of them, most of that time was spent on hold. With others, our time was spent speaking with competent and knowledgeable representatives. The cheap hosting companies at the top of our rankings provide quality web hosting support to webmasters of all skill levels. Customer support is very important because you never know when something can go wrong. When something does happen, you want to have confidence that the support will be there.

3. Unlimited Bandwidth and Disk Space: Many of the cheapest . and some not so cheap website hosting companies, limit the amount of bandwidth and hosting space in your account. This was a major factor where we found variations in services from these cheap hosting providers. If your hosting space is very limited because you choose a cheap hosting service, than you may find that you could run out of space. If this happens, your choice to get cheap hosting could hurt you in the end. If you can’t store all your information, or your site is shut down due to not having enough bandwidth, then this could cause your site to go down or could even trigger hidden fees if you exceed your bandwidth quota.

4. An Anytime Money Back Guarantee: The best cheap web hosting companies demonstrate confidence in their products by upholding them with unlimited money back guarantees. When a company offers such a guarantee, you can feel confident that it will do its best to meet your web hosting needs. These companies don t want your business for a few months; they want to be your web host, permanently. Even companies offering cheap hosting services want your business for long term. The best cheap web hosting companies will offer money back guarantees.


5. A Free Domain Name or Domain Transfer: Moving your website to good cheap hosting company shouldn t cost you a penny if you have a domain. If you don t, a free domain will save you a few dollars. Either way, this is a perk offered by most of the best cheap web hosting companies.

Our rankings for the best affordable web hosting companies heavily weighs uptime reliability and customer service, as these are the most important elements of any cheap website hosting company . As far as we re concerned, everything else is a bonus. While it may be tempting to choose the cheapest web hosting service, the risk of downtime combined with lower quality service isn t worth the $10 or $15 a year you might save.


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23/09/2017

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INTERNATIONAL GREEN SHIPPING AND TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT #global #host


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2 day meetings with experts from global maritime and shipping industry.

INTERCIS SUMMIT – MARCH 17-18 2017 – Baku, Azerbaijan

MARCH 17-18 2017, Baku, Azerbaijan

On 17-18 March 2017 Global Industrial Events (FA Events rebranded) host one of the global oil and gas summit where Arabian and CIS region companies met with European big names from the Oil Gas industry.

Mohammed Rehan – Sr. Contracts Procurement Advisor – Drilling Workover (Onshore/Offshore Well Operations) – Saudi Aramco

Sr. Contracts Procurement Advisor – Drilling Workover (Onshore/Offshore Well Operations), Saudi Aramco

As a Speaker i would say and as participating such conferences is an amazing. opportunity for anyone..

Dmitriy Zinevich – Regional Key Account Manager for Oil Gas (Turkey, Caspian Sea Central Asia) – BUREAU VERITAS

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For us it is important to be present. in your term our audience. this is the target audience..

Antonio Neves Costa – Public Affairs and Communications Manager – AEGPL – European LPG Association

Public Affairs and Communications Manager, AEGPL – European LPG Association

I think you have interesting mix you have here representatives of government and institutions bu also private sector and I think that is the combination it is important to mix private sector with public sector.

Claudio Steuer – Director – SyEnergy

Director, SyEnergy

Well this particularly event was important to me because as a gas and lng consultant i can see that the Caspian has tremendous wealth of resources and still have a lot of opportunities to market the gas and create values for the economies and diversify away from Russia, China and target European, South American and Mediterranean Market.

Bernd Schultheis – Head of Department of Industrial Applications Technical Director – KRAIBURG

Head of Department of Industrial Applications Technical Director, KRAIBURG

..I think there is big variation of branches here..KRAIBURG from global side, from the rescue side, from the security side. from the quality side. It is very excited to be here. thank you.

Dr. Yasser Boghdadi – Petroleum Expert – Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC)

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07/09/2017

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Het i3D.net wereldwijde netwerk biedt een schaalbaar platform voor onze colocatie racks, dedicated servers, cloud instances en web hosting diensten. Wij zijn experts in het bijschalen van grote capaciteit.

Onze dienstverlening wordt ondersteund door een 24×7 helpdesk en in-house geschreven software om de infrastructuur te beheren en monitoren. i3D.net biedt een SLA op schaalbaarheid, beschikbaarheid en performance. De datacenters zijn ISO/IEC 27001 en CDSA (Content Protection & Security) gecertificeerd.

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On October 15th, 1872, the ship the Rotterdam went on its first 15-day trip from Rotterdam to New York. A special event for that time, one that had the power to change the world. Now, almost 150 years later, the Rotterdam based company i3D.net will follow in the footsteps of the famous Holland-America company with a direct network connection to New York via fiber sea cable. Sail along on our own digital Holland America Line!Holland-AmericaThe new route in the i3D.net network is the second trans-Atlantic route. i3D.net also operates a London-Washington DC route. The new Rotterdam-New York route provides redundancy and doubles the available bandwidth for trans-Atlantic connectivity.i3D.net connects to all major internet exchanges in Europe and the United States.

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23/08/2017

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Fix: Windows Script Host access is disabled on this machine

If you receive this Windows Script Host access is disabled on this machine, Contact your administrator for details message box, on your Windows 10/8/7 computer, then this post may interest you. Today we will see how you can enable or disable Windows Script Host.

Windows Script Host access is disabled on this machine

Windows Script Host or WSH, is a Microsoft technology that provides scripting abilities like batch files, but includes many more features. Such Scripts can be run directly from the desktop by double-clicking a script file, or from a command prompt. It can be run from either the protected-mode Windows-based host wscript.exe. or the real-mode command shell-based host cscript.exe .

Several HTML malware have been reported to use WSH objects as a result of which, those who do not require this feature, tend to disable it. But disabling WSH, will prevent users from running any scripts, including VBScript and JScript scripts, that rely on this technology and some software may require this feature to be enabled.

Enable, disable Windows Script Host

To enable or disable Windows Script Host, type regedit .exe in Run box and hit Enter to open the Registry Editor.

Navigate to the following key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows Script Host\Settings

Double Click on it and give it Value Data 1 to enable it.

  • A value of 1 will enable Windows Script Host
  • A value of 0 will disable Windows Script Host.

Click on OK and exit the Registry. If you don t see this entry, then you may need to create it, as it does not exist by default in Windows.

You will now, no longer receive the Windows Script Host access is disabled on this machine. In this way you can enable or disable Windows Script Host.

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11/08/2017

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BlueHost Review: My Experience with Bluehost Hosting #blue #host #reviews


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EIG Acquisition and Today’s BlueHost

In 2010, BlueHost, nearby with its sister organizations, FastDomain and HostMonster, were sold to the Perseverance Universal Gathering (EIG). In June 2011, around six months after the procurement, Matt resigned his President position in the organization.

From that point forward, BlueHost experienced some major redoes for better business prospect.

Today, BlueHost remains as a standout amongst the most biggest facilitating suppliers in business, driving more than 2 million sites around the world. The organization is no more the straightforward imparted facilitating supplier it used to be in 2005. A newly outlined site was dispatched in 2013/2014 (which I think is a great deal all the more better and utilization inviting), the first imparted facilitating arrangement is supplanted by three separate arrangements (Starter, Also, and Business Master), and three new levels of facilitating administrations (VPS, affiliate, and committed facilitating) were included BlueHost administration.

Solid Server Performance

I am very inspired with BlueHost s server execution as of late. The web host scored 99.9% uptime by and large in 2014; and have arrived in my Main 5 Uptime Scoring Has a few times not long from now (see picture underneath). Not very awful for a $3.45/mo host.

Helpful User Support Portal

Something else most facilitating survey sites neglected to call attention to is that BlueHost runs an Enormous knowledgebase for client help. The organization gives greatly complete documentations to its administrations and works a YouTube channel to convey feature excercises.

This is an enormous help for all BlueHost clients as we don t need to go to live talk or telephone help each time we have issues with the web host. I have checked a few BlueHost feature exercises when I was composing this survey and discovered them very supportive.

Flexible Hosting Choices

As said, BlueHost now gives each of the four level facilitating arrangements – imparted, VPS, devoted, and affiliate facilitating. You no more need to stress over server updates or out-developing your facilitating organization with BlueHost. For learners, the change in imparted facilitating arrangements mean you can now begin with a much less expensive (however less effective) imparted facilitating arrangement.

As indicated by BlueHost s value control. the Master Bundle has 80% less records every server which permits the utilization of more assets every record (more CPU use, plate use, transfer speed) – which thusly, permit clients to get more speed and CPU power for their site.

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BlueHost permits clients to cross out their record whenever and request a star appraised discount. As such, BlueHost needs to work hard to win organizations as it is simple for clients to reprimand the web host. Till now I had very good experience with Bluehost and I didnt find any negative points. Although I have seen online many people writing negative review but this is my own personal opinion about bluehost.

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Viewing The Host Database

Use this form to search for and view entries in the Princeton University Host Database.

Entries may be located by searching on one of several fields listed below. Locate a field you believe you know, enter a value in that field, then click the “Lookup” button to that right of that field. Examples of typical values for each field appear to right of each field. Additional general information appears below.

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The information displayed by this form comes from the “external-format Host Database”. That’s a snapshot of the Host Database produced every time the database is rebuilt. The database is normally rebuilt at least once per day, and is usually rebuilt far more often. Changes to the database that are currently being processed may not appear here until the database has been rebuilt.

If you need to change an entry in the Host Database, go to the Host Database Home Page.

A programmatic interface to reading the information in the database is available; for details see the hostExtDB manual page.

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04/08/2017

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Self-hosted Web Service on Windows Server 2012

When it comes to hosting web services, Microsoft Windows Server platform can do the job with or without an actual web server. In Windows Server, web server would be IIS. If IIS is installed, web service can be hosted as a website, be configured using .config files, and generally speaking all TCP/IP or SSL configuration would be done at the IIS level. This may be more convenient for people who are used to IIS or who have to have IIS up for other reasons, however in some cases you may prefer to avoid IIS and keep your attack surface to the minimum.

Self-hosting means no IIS to install and it relies on http.sys, something that is present on all Windows Server machines as part of the TCP/IP stack. Self-hosted services can be managed through netsh command line interface.

Discussion of pros and cons of self-hosted web services is outside the scope of this article but a good place to start reading up on that is on Stack Overflow .

Self-Hosted Web Service Installation

Self-hosted web service relies on something else other than IIS to open a socket and listen for inbound connections. This can be done by deploying your application as a Windows service. NET Framework has a handy utility called InstallUtil.exe. located in C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\ folder (.NET Framework 4.0, Windows Server 2012).

The command above installs a Visual Studio console application as a Windows service. Right after running this command, you can launch services.msc and check for presense of this new Windows service.

For console application to install as a Windows service, you need to add Installer class to your project, which will tell InstallUtil.exe how to deploy the service:

On line 10, the name of the Windows service is set to the WindowsServiceName string value from the application config file.

Configure URL Binding and SSL Certificate

For Windows service to bind successfully to a network socket, you need to configure URL access control list using netsh.exe CLI:

Since in this example we are using SSL (port 443, https) we also need to assign a valid certificate to the same binding:

Now this last command is a little tricky. How do you find out certificate_hash and app_guid of your certificate and application?

Certificate hash can be obtained directly by inspecting X.509 certificate using Certificates MMC snap-in, or via certutil -store command. Find the certificate you want to use, copy its cert hash value (deleting all spaces) and you are set.

Getting App ID is a tad more complicated. Best way to do this is by calling it from the code using the following method:

Call this method somewhere in the opening lines of your web services application and either Debug.Print the output to the console, or write it into event log, or simply break-point it and check it out in the immediate window. App ID does not change but getting it isn t very convenient.

Verify Configuration

That s all there is to setting up self-hosted web services on the Windows Server 2012 platform. Make sure that your Windows Firewall, if enabled, is configured to allow port 80/443 (as applicable).

At this point, start Windows service that was installed using InstallUtil.exe .

To confirm that your socket was opened successfully:

To confirm configuraion of URL ACL:

To confirm SSL certificate binding:

Closing Thoughts

Ultimately, it is up to you to configure the type of network binding (http or https) and the service URL (https://www.flexecom.com:443 ) of your web service. There are several ways to do this, the preferred way for self-hosted web services is to set these parameters directly using .NET code within your assembly. Whatever settings you configure, they need to match the netsh configuration (specifically URLACL), otherwise your service will fail to open the socket. SSL certificate is required for HTTPS bindings. More on how to do this in another post.

Binding Multiple Web Services to the Same Socket

Is possible! All you have to do is modify the URL of the web service in your code and make sure that netsh command gets executed to add all web service URLs to the http ACL. You can have many web services running off the same base URL (https://www.flexecom.com:443 ) as long as what follows after / is unique. This allows you to setup a production web service as well as a dev/qa web service using the same single-name SSL certificate, the same public IP address, and the same server.

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If you get SSL Certificate add failed, Error: 87 message, or The parameter is incorrect message when you run the netsh http add sslcert command, try the following:

1. Stop the services that are running, which bind to the socket that uses this certificate
2. Go into netsh CLI (command line interface)
netsh [Enter]
http [Enter]
add sslcert hostnameport=www.flexecom.com:443 certhash= appid= certstorename=MY

This assumes that the certificate is imported into the Local Machine store of course.

Another note if your app code is searching for the certificate by a subject name, and if the subject name of a newly installed certificate matches a subject name of another certificate in the store (such as in the case of renewing an existing certificate), the code may fail to open a network binding with a new certificate if it finds more than one match based on the same subject name. It really depends on the app code. Obviously, solution is to delete the old certificate.


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