We are delighted to announce that we have now increased our product range for Namesco customers with the acquisition of PoundHost, the UK’s leading player in the dedicated hosting market.
PoundHost, formed in 2001, are the UK’s leading supplier of DELL and HP branded dedicated servers and storage solutions, with a flexible, rock-solid platform for your hosting requirements. The acquisition of PoundHost will enable us to strengthen our position in this market and ensure we can offer a more complete range of server solutions to our customers.
PoundHost offer two main product ranges; Unmanaged Dedicated Servers and VDS (Virtual Dedicated Servers) based on Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V platform. PoundHost offer 24x7x365 technical support and full root/administrator access.
PoundHost continue to focus on providing the most reliable and cost-effective dedicated & Hyper V virtual server solution, backed up by class-leading technical support and a first class infrastructure with over 10,000 dedicated and virtual servers. PoundHost have their own fully dedicated 24-hour staff located inside the BlueSquare data centres with our own resilient fibre network.
PoundHost offer any combination of server hardware and Operating Systems (OS), set up within 24 hours. From a single energy efficient Intel Core 2 Duo processor with a single hard drive up to a high performing dual Intel Quad Core processor server with multiple hard drives in hardware RAID.
All servers can be upgraded with additional RAM (memory), HDD (Hard Disk Drives) as well as hardware RAID cards at the point of order for a one off setup cost.
Virtual Dedicated Servers
Based on Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter, with Hyper-V. It constantly monitors the hosts with System Centre Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 and Operations Manager 2007 R2. If a host fails the clients VDS will automatically move to another host instantly. PoundHost servers are Dual Quad-Core 2.7Ghz HP DL385G5p’s providing you with some incredible performance.
The acquisition of Poundhost is consistent with the Dada.pro group strategy, to consolidate its leadership in the European market and to strengthen the position of the Group in the management of online identity and presence of innovative web advertising solutions. Dada.pro already has a consolidated presence in terms of clients managed in the UK, with the market renowned for high growth rates of digital services and online advertising.
The acquisition of PoundHost completes the offer of the Group’s digital services from domain to click and opens up the potential of the US market.