Atlanta, Georgia – (The Hosting News) – February 13, 2007 – Website and Internet services company, Web.com, Inc., was listed by research and analysis on Internet activities company, Netcraft, as the most reliable shared web hosting provider for small businesses during the month of January 2007.
To determine reliability, Netcraft measured response times for fifty leading hosting providers’ sites at fifteen minute intervals from separate points around the Internet, and averages are calculated over the immediately preceding 24 hour period.
Rich Miller, Netcraft Analyst remarked,“Reliability is a critical factor in choosing a web hosting provider. Our monthly rankings provide customers with an independent source for provider reliability, and Web.com outperformed its shared hosting competitors in January 2007.”
Netcraft is an Internet services company based in Bath, England. Netcraft provides research data and analysis on many aspects of the Internet. Since 1995, Netcraft has explored the Internet and is a respected authority on the market share of web servers, operating systems, hosting providers, ISPs, encrypted transactions, electronic commerce, scripting languages and content technologies.
Web.com, formerly Interland, Inc., offers do-it-yourself and professional website design, website hosting, ecommerce, web marketing, developer hosting, and e-mail resources, since 1995.More than 4 million websites have been built using Web.com’s proprietary tools, services and patented technology. As one of the longest-standing leaders in the website hosting industry, Web.com offers proprietary, point-and-click technologies and expert support professionals to ensure simplicity and ease-of-use at every step of the process. Distribution Partners include: Yellow Pages directories, broadband services, telecommunications, retail, and others. Strategic distribution partners include: R.H. Donnelley, Dex Media, EarthLink, British Telecom, Terra Lycos, Thomas Publishing, Ambassador Yellow Pages, Hawaiian Telcom, Encore Software, Office Depot, CompUSA, Amazon.com, and Monster Worldwide. Technology Partners include: Cisco, Compaq, Foundry Networks, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Lycos, Macromedia, Miva, Microsoft, Network Associates, Openwave, PayPal, RealNetworks, Red Hat, Staples, Sun Microsystems, VeriSign, Verizon, VERITAS, Yahoo, and WebTrends.
Web.com has been honored with the following accolades:
- Deloitte, Technology Fast 50 Winner, 2005 and 2006
- Excellence in Technology 2005 Awards â€“ Ecommerce, SmallBusinessComputing.com
- # 12 on Deloitteâ€™s 2004 Technology Fast 500
- #1 Web Design, Development and Services Company 2005, Atlanta Business Chronicle
- Frost and Sullivan Market Leadership Award 2003
- Who’s Who in Technology 2003 and 2004, Atlanta Business Chronicle
To learn more about Netcraft, please visit www.netcraft.com.
For more information about Web.com, please visit: www.web.com.