March 1st – 31st 2008
INetU is an enterprise managed hosting company located in Allentown, PA. They have been in business since 1996 and notably offer a 100% uptime service level guarantee. INetU's clients include Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, Intel, Northrop Grumman and Canon.
Express Technologies acquired Hosting.com in June 2004 and the Express Technologies website now points to their new home at Hosting.com. The company also partners with DreamHost to provide managed hosting, server colocation and virtual servers running on VMware ESX.
Three of March's top ten hosting companies run Windows Server 2003 on their main sites, while two use Linux and two use FreeBSD.
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.
From a customer's point of view, the percentage of failed requests is more pertinent than outages on hosting companies' own sites, as this gives a pointer to reliability of routing, and this is why we choose to rank our table by fewest failed requests, rather than shortest periods of outage.
Further information on the measurement process and current measurements are available.