(The Hosting News) – Cirrus Tech Ltd., a Canadian web host specializing in shared, VPS and cloud hosting services, announces today its participation in the launch of Parallels Plesk Panel 11, the latest version of the industry leading web hosting control panel. From today, all Cirrus VM and VPS plans will include Plesk Panel 11. Users can benefit from new and improved features such as enhanced web server performance and upgraded security.
“As a Gold Partner of Parallels, I am happy to see that Cirrus Hosting is offering Parallels Plesk Panel 11 to their VPS customers on launch day,” said John Zanni, Vice President of Service Provider Alliances and Marketing, Parallels. “The numerous enhancements in Parallels Plesk Panel 11, including the new Web Presence Builder and accelerated web site performance capabilities, will appeal to Cirrus Hosting’s VPS customers regardless of their size or how fast they are growing.”
With Parallels Plesk Panel 11 now included for all Linux and Windows VPS hosting plans, Cirrus customers will continue to enjoy the benefits of the intuitive and user-friendly control panel while profiting from the enhanced features of the new version. The user interface has been updated with a modern look and feel. A new Software Development Kit (SDK) makes adding and customizing extensions easier. Plesk Panel 11 is now synched with Windows WebMatrix automation so that users can easily use its built-in applications and templates, including WordPress and Joomla. Plesk Panel 11 also expands its support of Application Packaging Standard (APS) 1.2, giving users access to an ever expanding range of open source and commercial applications. The installation of nginx high-performance architecture improves performance on virtual private servers and helps to reduce load times. Updated security features include enhanced password encryption, options to enforce the use of strong passwords, and the ability to configure Parallels Plesk Panel 11 for PCI compliance for credit card processing.
“Our long-time partnership with Parallels has allowed our customers to reap all the benefits that the award-winning hosting control panel offers,” shares Cirrus CEO Ehsan Mirdamadi. “Now with the launch of Parallels Plesk Panel 11, Cirrus VPS users have even more features and functionality at their fingertips. Participating in this launch is part of our commitment to provisioning industry leading technology across the Cirrus network.”
Cirrus Windows and Linux VPS hosting plans start from $15.99/month and include a fully redundant infrastructure, guaranteed dedicated resources, and the ability to control and customize your environment. Visit http://www.cirrushosting.com/ or call 1.877.624.7787 for more details.
About Cirrus Hosting
Cirrus Tech Ltd. has been a leader in providing affordable, dependable VHS and VPS hosting services in Canada since 1999. They have hosted and supported hundreds of thousands of websites and applications for Canadian businesses and clients around the world. As a BBB member with an A+ rating, Cirrus Tech is a top-notch Canadian web hosting company with professional support, rigorous reliability and easily upgradable VPS solutions that grow right alongside your business. Their Canadian data center is at 151 Front Street in Toronto.
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