Netcraft Names Reliable Hosting

12 March 2009 Staff

Manchester, UK – Customer focused website hosting company,, has debuted on the Netcraft list of the top 50 Most Reliable Hosting Providers’ Network Performance. Netcraft measures and makes available the response times of fifty leading hosting providers’ sites. The performance measurements are made at fifteen minute intervals from separate points around the Internet, and averages are calculated over the immediately preceding 24 hour period. is currently ranked 25th in the world according to real-time data displayed at: co-founder Stuart Melling explained the importance of server uptime for the company’s clients, “ was founded on the principle that high service, high reliability website hosting could be made available to every developer, designer and small businessperson at a reasonable cost. Our recent investments in the very best hardware and support personnel have clearly paid off with this exciting new announcement. Netcraft is recognized as the worldwide authority in analyzing web server reliability, and is proud to deliver this type of consistency on behalf of our clients.”

According to the company recently bolstered the reliability and performance of its network and service functions by investing in a comprehensive infrastructure upgrade. The investments were driven by significantly increased adoption of the company’s business hosting accounts, often used by UK developers and resellers for ecommerce, transactional and programming functionality for businesses. The business hosting offering is found here:

Recent customer service investments at include hiring additional technical support staff, improved office and data center hardware, and expansion of the customer service footprint within the global headquarters.

The initiative for the additional support investments were the results of an extensive client survey conducted by earlier in 2009. The survey queried a large subset of 15,000 website hosting clients at and included shared, business, VPS and dedicated server clients. The company revealed an interesting statistic from the survey regarding referral rates. When asked, “How likely are you to recommend” fully 98 percent of current clients affirmed that they would refer the company. The company points to this data as confirming the positive effect that server reliability and outstanding customer service has on referral rates.

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About offers professional website hosting services for web developers, designers and small businesses. The team of technical experts offers industry leading support, reliability and service coupled with a money back guarantee to ensure client satisfaction. Website hosting services offered include: VPS hosting, MySQL hosting, and reseller web hosting. The company is headquartered in central Manchester, England.