123-reg.co.uk, part of Host Europe PLC, is delighted to announce the launch of its new low-cost hosting service, designed to offer excellent value for money for individuals and companies looking to take their first step into creating an internet presence.
The new hosting solutions start at just £2.99 per month (plus £9.99 setup fee), and this includes a very generous 250MB web space, 10 POP3 mail boxes and 1GB of monthly data transfer. For £4.99 per month, 123-reg offers an impressive 500MB web space, 25 POP3 accounts and a monthly data transfer allowance of 2GB enough to support thousands of hits. Moreover, both packages support CGI scripts, offer unlimited e-mail forwarding and provide site statistics using Webalizer as standard.
Jonathan Brealey, Group Managing Director of Host Europe, commented:
123-reg has always offered excellent value for money for domain names, and has recently launched a revolutionary new Site Builder. This web hosting service extends the brand further, offering a simple, low-cost web hosting solution providing the best feature-for-feature value for hosting in the UK.
The packages complement our professional hosting offerings through our other brands such as WebFusion and Dedicated Servers, and are ideal for those who want to set up an affordable first site and have the comfort of knowing its backed by one of Europes leading hosting companies, and that they can scale up their hosting requirements as and when required.
2nd October 2002
Catherine Widdowson, PR & Marketing Executive Tel: 0115 917 0000
John Kirkham, Marketing Manager Tel: 0115 917 0000
Notes to Editors:
Host Europe PLC is an AIM listed company quoted on the London Stock Exchange, and owns and trades primarily under the following brands:
§ 'Dedicated Servers' (www.dedicated-servers.co.uk) - enterprise hosting and dedicated servers on multiple platforms, managed services and server co-location;
§ 'Magic Moments' (www.magic-moments.com) - Internet hosting services to the UK's SME market;
§ 'WebFusion' (www.webfusion.co.uk) - Internet hosting services to the UK's SME market;
§ '123-reg' (www.123-reg.co.uk) - low cost domain name and e-mail services; and
§ 'Host Europe' (www.hosteurope.de) - Internet hosting services to the SME sector in Germany.
Host Europe is one of Europe's leading dedicated Internet hosting companies. It provides a comprehensive range of services including enterprise hosting, dedicated servers, shared server hosting, managed services, server co-location, global domain name registration and a bespoke range of e-services, to SME businesses.
Its hosting solutions are all serviced from Host Europe's own facilities, with multiple connections to the Internet and 24/7 technical support ensuring industry leading levels of reliability and quality of service.
Host Europe is the clear leader in the European dedicated server and co-location market with over 4,000 machines hosted in its data centres. The Company also manages over 350,000 domain names and hosts over 72,500 virtual server accounts for over 75,000 customers.