February 2, 2010 – (HOSTSEARCH.COM) –Expanding its mission to provide customers with the best value in the hosting industry, The Planet
, the global leader in IT hosting, today announced sweeping price reductions across its product portfolio. From domestic and international servers in London, to CDNs, bandwidth, services, and hard drive and RAM upgrades, the company is lowering pricing and taking deliberate steps that enable customers to extract more value from their hosting investments.
Prices on new server orders are reduced from 7 to 30 percent, while RAM and hard drives are reduced by 50 percent.
Today’s price reductions come on the heels of recently announced bundles that come with every new server (http://www.theplanet.com/about/news-events/press-releases/2010/The-Planet-Now-Offers-Free-Control-Panel,-Cloud-St/). The bundle includes Symantec business-class antivirus software, 10GB of Storage Cloud, the company’s robust cloud storage solution, and the choice of either Parallels Plesk Panel or cPanel/WebHost Manager (WHM).
“We’re focusing on value and how we deliver even better, more responsive customer experience from every vector of our business,” said The Planet’s Chairman and CEO Douglas J. Erwin. “We want to make The Planet an easier company to do business with across the board, backed by the quality of our data centers, network and an 86 percent customer satisfaction rating. During the course of the year we’re planning additional programs, seminars and education opportunities that will underscore why we’re the uncontested value leader in the industry.”
About The Planet
The Planet is the leading provider of On Demand IT Infrastructure solutions, hosting more than 20,000 small- and medium-size businesses and 18.5 million Web sites worldwide. Customers have the power to choose from the broadest range of hosting solutions in the industry, from dedicated servers, Managed Dedicated Servers, Northstar Managed Hosting™ and data center colocation, all backed by 24x7x365 support. With the best choice of servers, software tools and world-class service, backed by state-of-the-art data centers and an enterprise-class network, The Planet turns IT into a powerful competitive advantage that enables customers to grow their businesses.