What I Use for Internet-delivered Services.  Not just Web Hosting but also:

  • Automate – things I choose not to do myself;
  • Outsource – things I choose not to run on my own hardware.

Listed by Provider.

My current “Unlimited Everything” Checklist has a page of its own.


“Mission Critical” – high reliability, excellent support – full review

  • Debian Linux
  • Shared Web Hosting
  • Nightly Backup
  • One Domain per Account
  1. – phpBB discussion forum – (100 GB hard disk) Business Account in U.S. Data Centre
  2. Western Canada Broadcast History web site (in Development) WordPress Network (“Multisite”) – (100 GB hard disk) Business Account in U.S. Data Centre
  3. – routing to Dine.TO, e-mail and backup web site – (multi-user Control Panel) Business Account in U.S. Data Centre
  4. Mail Server for personal and family e-mail; also used for a web page of frequently used links and Readerware Music Database – (1 GB hard disk) Economy Account in U.S. Data Centre


“Unlimited Everything” – good reliability and excellent support

  • Red Hat-based CloudLinux
  • Shared Cloud Web Hosting
  • One WP Advanced plan with Unlimited Domains in Chicago Data Centre
  • 4 GB memory guaranteed
  1. Edmonton Broadcasters Club web site and an associated On-line Payments web site
  2. B.C. Radio History web site
  3. Personal, family and tribute web sites, run as a single WordPress Network (“Multisite”)
  4. 1TB Photo site, in development
  5. Name Servers for 30 domain names
  6. Mail routing internally to a single system account, to avoid mail server reputation issues associated with forwarding


Affordable 1TB Storage VPS – excellent reliability (Support has not been needed yet)

  • 64-bit Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
  • OpenVZ VPS
  • Rescue Mode and noVNC Console
  • Two 3 GHz vCPUs
  • 4 GB RAM + 4 GB swap
  • 1,000 GB disk space
  • 10 TB Monthly Traffic
  • 500 Mbps Bandwidth
  • $5.99 USD per month
  • Tampa, Florida Data Centre
  • DDoS protection covering 80% of attacks
  1. Monitoring – custom system monitoring and PHP/mysql-based full-page web site monitoring
  2. Backup and Archiving server – processing, storage and gateway to BackBlaze B2 object storage, including Incremental backup nightly of both this VPS and Unlimited Shared Hosting
  3. Development and Testing

VPS Mart

“Windows VPS” – reliable and affordable with excellent performance – full review

  • Basic Windows VPS (SSD) plan
  • Windows Server 2019 Standard edition, 64-bit
  • Hyper-V VPS
  • One Basic Windows VPS plan in Texas Data Centre
  • 3 processor cores
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 100 GB SSD
  • 100 Mbps Bandwidth, Unmetered
  • VHD Backup every 4 weeks
  • No DDoS Protection
  1. Software Update server – ManageEngine Patch Manager Plus
  2. Windows-specific Development and Testing


Backup/Object Storage

  1. Backblaze – Windows Client continuous backups
  2. B2 – Storage of backups from Unlimited Shared Hosting and from VPS backup/archiving server

Consistently affordable pricing, and industry-leading on-line functionality and support

  • Domain Name Registration
  1. 31 Domain Names currently registered here