Houston, Texas – (The Hosting News) – April 11, 2007 – Privately held dedicated hosting company, The Planet, is offering the Dell PowerEdge 840 servers. Based on Intel’s Xeon 3040 Conroe dual-core processor, the servers were developed for small and medium-size businesses.
The value-line servers feature high-performance dual-core configurations with SATA hard drives. For customers with dynamic Web sites, e-commerce web sites and hosted online gaming sites, the systems offer an ideal server solution. The Planet provides these new servers, along with other high-performance, top-quality Dell servers at its six world-class data centers in both Houston and Dallas.
Steve Kahan, Vice President of Marketing at The Planet remarked, ”Performance and price are fundamental considerations for customers evaluating any potential IT purchase, and we construct our product portfolio so they have access to the perfect hosting solutions for their business. The Dell PowerEdge 840 servers provide an optimal price-performance ratio for SMBs and deliver powerful dual-core performance. Coupled with The Planet’s network, bandwidth, reliability and scalability, the entry-level servers offer a strong foundation for building a successful web-based business.
Bill Rodrigues, Vice President and General Manager, Corporate Business Group at Dell added, ”We’re pleased that The Planet has standardized on the Dell PowerEdge server line to address the needs of its global customer base, underscoring the company’s commitment to providing a high-quality, cost effective server selection for its 22,000 customers around the world.
The performance-level servers, priced at $149 per month, are offered as a solution price point for technology-forward mid and small businesses. The Dell PowerEdge 840 offers an Intel Xeon 3040 Conroe dual-core processor, 1GB DDR2 RAM and 1-250GB SATA hard drive. The special does note include an SLA and is available for new server orders only with online ticket and chat support only.
The Planet is a leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting more than 22,000 small- and medium-size businesses and 2.8 million web sites worldwide. By offering the best choice of servers, software tools and world-class support, backed by state-of-the-art facilities and the highest level of network connectivity, The Planet endeavors to turn information technology into a competitive advantage, enabling customers to grow businesses.
To learn more about the servers, please visit: www.theplanet.com/selfmanaged_servers/?series=1.
For more information about The Planet, please visit: www.theplanet.com.