1&1 Internet, Inc., has unveiled a wide range of new and upgraded features for its Root, Windows and Managed Server packages that will offer users optimal value, added power and maximum performance.
of 1&1’s comprehensive server enhancements include increased
bandwith, a 50 percent price reduction on additional transfer volume
and a free, full-disk-size FTP backup, along with a strengthened
firewall, new Serial Console, GeoTrust Dedicated SSL Certificate, Root
Server Re-Image and Windows Rescue Image. Also, each 1&1 server
package will continue to include a Productivity Software Suite worth
$600 at no extra cost.
“These server improvements exemplify
1&1’s philosophy of ensuring that our customers have every tool
they need for running professional and effective server applications,”
said 1&1 Chairman Andreas Gauger. “If you consider all we’re
offering for the price, these packages are clearly among the most
competitive you will find, which meets our goal of providing products
of maximum value for the money.”
The specifics of 1&1’s
upgrades include an increased bandwith on all servers of up to 1,500 GB
and a memory upgrade of up to 2,048 MB DDR-RAM. 1&1 has also
reduced the purchase price of extra bandwith to 49-cents per gigabyte.
The new 1&1 Serial Console gives users access to their server
through an SSH client, even if the network connection is interrupted.
The full-disk-size FTP means users will have enough backup space to
match their hard drive size, so they can easily backup and protect all
Based on Cisco hardware, the new external 1&1
Firewall is fully configurable and filters traffic to prevent attacks
before they even reach a user’s server. For added security, 1&1 is
including one GeoTrust Dedicated SSL Certificate with all servers, and
offering additional certificates for just $49 per year. The new Root
Server Re-Image offers users the opportunity to replace the
pre-installed system with alternative pre-configured Linux-based
operating systems through their 1&1 Control Panel. Finally, 1&1
is including a Windows Server 2003 Rescue Image feature which provides
the ability to repair and restore damaged systems via a Java-compatible
or VNC client.
For more information about the new enhancements to 1&1 servers, contact www.1and1.com.