This is the list of countries by number of Internet hosts , based on 2012 figures from the CIA World Factbook .  Several dependent territories, not fully recognized states, and non-state territories are also listed. The European Union host ( .eu ) is mostly composed of French, Polish and German hosts. Continue reading
UKFast.Net Ltd is a business-to-business hosting company based in Manchester, UK. It is principally known for managed hosting, cloud services, and colocation. The business also owns a data center complex in Trafford Park, Manchester.  Continue reading
Established in 1988, Telehouse is a major carrier-neutral roommate , ICT solutions and managed services provider based in Docklands, London . It operates eight facilities between London, Paris and Frankfurt. Part of the global Telephony network of data centers, the brand has 45 colocation facilities in 26 major cities around the world Moscow, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Vietnam, Seoul, Tokyo, New York and Los Angeles. KDDI , Telehouse’s Japanese telecommunications and systems integration parent company, operates data center facilities in America and Asia. Telehouse has ISO / IEC 27001 : 2005 (information security) and ISO 9001: 2000 (quality management) and ISO 14001 : 2004 (environmental management) accreditations across many of its sites in Europe. Continue reading
Socket is a Missouri-based telecommunications provider, with its headquarters in Columbia, Missouri . Socket is a privately held company and provides local and long-distance phone service, DSL and fiber-optic internet, and data solutions to residents and businesses across Missouri. Continue reading
A shell account is a user account on a remote server , traditionally running under the Unix operating system , which gives access to a shell via a command-line interfaceprotocol such as telnet or SSH . 
Shell accounts have been made available to the public by Internet Service Providers (such as Netcom (USA) , Panix , The World and Digex ), although in rare instances. They were used for storage , web space , email accounts , newsgroup access and software development .    Continue reading
Selectel Ltd. ( Russian : Сеть дата-центров ООО “Селектел” ) is a Russian Internet hosting provider . It was founded in 2008, and it currently owns and operates six data centersin Moscow , St. Petersburg , and the Leningrad region. According To a 2014 study Conducted By iKS-Consulting, Selectel Was the Largest 5th data center operator in Russia in terms of the number of trading server racks .  Continue reading
OrionVM Wholesale Pty Limited (trading as OrionVM )   is an Australian infrastructure as a service provider and a white-label cloud platform. Resellers present customers with a rebranded interface for deploying virtual machine instances, which are only billed for what their customers use. Cloud Harmony Benchmarked the OrionVM Cloud Platform’s InfiniBand -backed network storage as the world’s fastest in 2011. 
The company was founded in Sydney , Australia ,   with offices in San Francisco , California .  Continue reading
NJFX , also known as New Jersey Fiber Exchange , is a Wall Township, NJ -based data center operator. The company offers Tier 3 data center , meet-me room and colocationservices from a 58 acre site adjacent to Tata Communications ‘ subsea cable landing station . Continue reading
A ” meet-me room ” (MMR) is a place within a colocation center (or carrier hotel ) where telecommunications companies can physically connect to one another and exchange data without incurring local loop fees.  Services provided across connections in an MMR may be voice circuits , data circuits , or Internet protocol traffic.
An MMR provides a safe environment where you can expect a 24/7 basis with minimal risk of interruption. It is typically located within the data center. Continue reading
Linode is an American privately owned virtual private server provider company based in Galloway, New Jersey , United States . 
Linode (a portmanteau of the words Linux and node ) was founded by Christopher Aker, launching in mid 2003.  Continue reading
LeaseWeb is a cloud hosting provider with offices in Europe , Asia and the United States . The company offers hosting-related services: dedicated servers , colocation , cloud hosting , content delivery network (CDN) and hybrid solutions. LeaseWeb was listed as a “visionary” company in Gartner ‘s Magic Quadrant in 2013 for European Managed Hosting.  Its parent company OCOM was listed in the Deloitte Fast 50 in 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Customers include Heineken , Kelkoo , Hallmark , Twenga , Hardwell , and Kaspersky Lab .  The company sponsors the Wikimedia Foundation .  Continue reading
ISPConfig is an open source hosting control panel for Linux , licensed under BSD license and developed by the company ISPConfig UG.  The ISPConfig project was started in autumn 2005 by the German company projektfarm GmbH. Continue reading
An Internet hosting service is a service that runs Internet servers, allowing organizations and individuals to serve content to the Internet. There are various levels of service and various kinds of services offered.
A common kind of hosting is web hosting . Most hosting providers offer a combination of services; e-mail hosting , for example. DNS hosting service is usually bundled with domain name registration . Continue reading
Hetzner Online GmbH is an Internet hosting company and data center operator based in Gunzenhausen, Germany .
It should not be confessed with its South African namesake and partner company, Hetzner (Pty) Ltd – the two companies are registered under the applicable laws. They do not have the same shareholders. Continue reading
An email hosting service is an Internet hosting service that operates email servers.
Email hosting services usually offer premium email advertisement advertisement advertisement free email or free webmail . Email hosting services thus differ from typical end-user e-mail providers such as webmail sites. They cater mostly to demanding email users and small-medium-sized ( SME ) businesses, while larger enterprises usually run their own email hosting services on their own or Microsoft Exchange Server or Postfix . Hosting providers can manage a user’s own domain name , including any email authentication scheme that the domain owner wishes to enforce in order to convey the meaning that using a specificdomain name identified and qualified email senders. Continue reading
ElasticHosts is a computer service provider based in London , England. It was founded in March 2008 ,   and provides cloud computing service, provided from ten data centers;   in the United Kingdom (two sites), Netherlands , United States (four sites), Canada , Hong Kong and Australia . Continue reading
A DNS Hosting Service is a Service That Runs Domain Name System servers. Most, but not all, domain name registrars include DNS hosting service with registration. Free DNS hosting services also exist. Many third-party DNS hosting services provide Dynamic DNS .
DNS hosting service is optimal when the provider has multiple servers in various geographical locations that provide resilience and minimize latency for customers around the world. By operating DNS nodes closer to end users, DNS queries a much shorter distance, resulting in faster Web address resolution speed.  Continue reading
Data Foundry is a privately held company, headquartered in Austin, Texas and owns That Operates carrier neutral data centers and Provides roommate , managed services and dedicated office space to businesses Requiring uptime, connectivity, and room for growth. The Company also deploys on-site solutions for Disaster Recovery and supports customers’ business continuity plans. Continue reading
A colocation center (also spelled co-location , or colo ) or ” carrier hotel “, is a type of data center where equipment, space, and bandwidth are available for retail customers. Colocation facilities provide space, power, cooling, and physical security for the server, storage, and networking equipment of other firms and a network of providers and a minimum of cost and complexity. Continue reading
Cogeco Peer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cogeco Communications Inc., which provides business-to-business products and services, such as colocation , network connectivity , managed hosting , cloud services, and IT managed services .  Cogeco Peer 1 is headquartered in Toronto , ON, Canada .  Continue reading
CITmail is a Hosted email solution based on open source code. It synchronizes email, calendar and contacts between a hosted web server and the end users email client (Outlook or Thunderbird). The system is used by companies who do not wish to host their own mail server and prefer it to be managed and backed up remotely. Continue reading
Cartika Internet Solutions Provider Inc. is a Canadian Internet Services Provider (ISP) based in Toronto Ontario . The company leases capacity through large scale colocation of existing data centers , including sites in Toronto and Dallas . Continue reading
RAF Ash (formerly RAF Sandwich ) was an RAF underground control center and radar station located near the village of Woodnesborough , Kent , England . Continue reading