We reviewed Site5's web hosting plans and features. Site5 pitches their products as being built for designers and web developers. Site5 has 117 team members that continuously serve over 30,000 customers worldwide. They offer a transparent, straightforward product that is backed by a guarantee. They offer 13 plans to their three hosting options, as well as security options.
Netfirms was founded in 1998 and is located in Burlington, Massachusetts. The company is one of the more than 80 hosting companies owned by industry giant, Endurance International Group (EIG). Netfirms offers comprehensive features for its shared web hosting. They also offer unlimited storage and unmetered bandwidth.
A Small Orange, a "homegrown" web hosting company, started in Atlanta in 2003. They have grown to over 70 employees and offer 24/7 customer support. Their business hosting service is catered for customers with a high-traffic website. We are confident that their business hosting services will also be a great fit for an individual or a small business wanting affordable hosting options. The company focuses their efforts on the user's perspective, striving to create a product that fits the needs of its clients.
A2 Hosting began business in June 2003 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Their "Guru Crew" support team is based in the U.S. All of the plans are supported 24/7 through phone, and live chat. Live human tech support is available at all hours. A2 offers a 99.9 percent uptime, backed by a 30 day money-back guarantee. They also offer many hosting and security options with 17 plans to choose from.
Arvixe was established in San Luis Obispo, California in 2003. They offer a full array of different web hosting options as well as security. They have an outstanding uptime of 99.9 percent and a 60 day money-back guarantee. They also offer services with unlimited bandwidth and some packages with unlimited storage.
Internap is an award-winning provider of hosting services for businesses. Founded in 1996, Internap's awards include the 2013 InformationWeek 500 List of Top Technology Innovators Across the U.S. award and the 2014 North American Cloud Services: Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award. Internap employs around 500 employees, focusing on cloud computing and content delivery networks. We focused our review on Internap's cloud computing services. Internap is one of the few companies in the industry that guarantees 100 percent uptime, which is discussed later in this review.