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Sub Domain Pointers

Sub domain name pointers resolve to the root level of your virtual server just like your original domain name. Sub domain pointers are an excellent way to drive more traffic to your website! Note: Domain pointers are to point to the main domain name, these cannot be setup as individual web sites residing in sub directories of your account.

Examples are http://mail.ssw.com.au, http://accounts.ssw.com.au

With the Bronze Hosting Plan your URL will appear as http://www.ssw.com.au/YourDomainName

Data Transfer / Hits

Any outward-bound traffic from your web site is considered data transfer. For example, each time a html file, image, or other element on your web page is loaded, data transfer is generated.

SSW does not host any "adult" or "warez" web sites.

Web Statistics

Daily graphical reports on your website visitor demographics, pages that contain errors, current users, bandwidth used, how visitors found your webpage, what browser your visitors are using, and much more.

Web Disk Space

Disk space refers to the amount of server disk storage your account is allocated. This space is used to store your html files, graphics, audio clips and all other files that make up your Web site.

Email Disk Storage per POP Account (MB)

Email Disk space refers to the amount of server disk storage each of your POP Accounts is allocated. This space is used to store your Emails and Email Attachments.
You have the ability to manage and create mail accounts though the Plesk control panel

Outlook Web Access

Manage your Email account with the option of Email Web Access. With this you are able to complete all your normal Email functions like sending, reading and receiving Email though your Internet web browser anywhere, anytime, on any computer.

Email POP3

Each of our hosting packages comes with unique POP3 Email accounts, in addition to Email forwarding. You have the option to retrieve email directly from POP3 mailboxes on the mail server using an email program such as Eudora.

Email Aliases / Forwarders

Using Email Aliases or forwarders, you can receive any Email at (***)@yourdoma*n.com. For example, email addressed to sales@yourdoma*n.com could forward to an account at AOL (yourname@e*ample.com) or to another Email address on your domain yourname@yourdoma*n.com. (Note: Please change "*" in "a*n" to a "i")

FrontPage 2002 Extensions

We offer Frontpage Extensions on our Server.

.NET Nuke

DotNetNuke is an Open Source hybrid of the IBuySpy Portal. Its management team is dedicated to the ongoing management of core portal application enhancements. DotNetNuke provides automated content management capabilities and tools to maintain a dynamic and 100% interactive data-driven web site.


FTP

File Transfer Protocol; method used to "upload" your web site files to your server.
You have unlimited access to your server via FTP 24-hours a day to configure and maintain your Web site. You can work on HTML documents, graphics, and scripts locally, then upload files to your Web site when ready.

WAP (Wireless Application Protocol)

WAP (Wireless Application Protocol) is a technology that enables access from a variety of mobile devices (including mobile phones and personal digital assistants, PDAs) to Internet based services.

XML Parser (Extensible Markup Language)

XML is a markup language for documents containing structured information. Structured information contains both content (words, pictures, etc.) and some indication of what role that content plays (for example, content in a section heading has a different meaning from content in a footnote, which means something different than content in a figure caption or content in a database table, etc.). Almost all documents have some structure. A markup language is a mechanism to identify structures in a document. The XML specification defines a standard way to add markup to documents.

Microsoft Netshow

A multimedia application for streaming audio.

SSW Access Reporter

SSW Access Reporter is installed on our servers.

Money Back Guarantee

30 Day money back guarantee on all of our packages for hosting - we guarantee your satisfaction!

MS Access Database

Microsoft Access is the best selling database in the world since it comes bundled in Microsoft Office. Powerful and fully compatible with ASP scripting, this feature is available on your servers.

MS SQL 2005 Database

High-end performance database application for Windows servers, for large and complicated back-end integration of database files.
SQL is the big brother of an Access database. If you are noticing slow load times in your pages, upgrade to SQL.
Access to database via Enterprise Manager.

SSL Encryption

Secure Socket Layers (SSL) allows you to encrypt credit card numbers or other confidential documents so that it is impossible to intercept during a transmission.
SSL will light up the key in your customer's browser, greatly increasing customer trust when buying from your site.
You will notice a little lock appear on the bottom of your browser when you visit a site with SSL encryption. This symbolises that everything on that page is totally secure.
Silver and Gold Hosting Plans provide the choice of sharing SSW's SSL certificate or purchasing your own certificate.

UPS Power Backup

Full power redundancy ensures your site will not be harmed during a power outage.

.Net Services

SSW is proud to announce the arrival of SSW Web Hosting solutions. This is the first of its kind in Australia. Our new server is situated on a large Internet pipeline which is located within the heart of Sydney. SSW's service will offer fast, reliable .NET hosting . We are able to offer strong support, second to none, due to our experience in developing Dot Net solutions.

ASP

ASP Pages allow programming language to be implemented within a page that allows for database backends, live data, and secure pages.

Security

We employee best practises that include:


Database Replication

SSW.NET HOSTING can provide you with superior and reliable SQL Server Database Replication with FREE setup. For more information please contact Daniel Hyles

Disaster Recovery

SSW has three Back-Up Options
  1. Standard
    SSW servers are configured with a RAID 5 Array. If any hard drive should fail, the data will be stored across the other remaining drives.
  2. On-site
    We will configure SQL Agent to perform backups of the data (weekly) and log files (daily) onto the local PC. This means if you get a corruption SSW can restore the prior version of the data.
  3. Off-Site
    We will take your back-up off-site on a weekly basis. This mean if a serious error occurs like a double hard disk failure then SSW can restore the last off-site backup.

Please note: SSW Disaster Recovery only covers DATA. SSW does not provide back-ups of your application unless it was developed by SSW.

Plesk Control Panel

The Plesk software package manages web servers. It allows a server administrator to set up new websites, email accounts, and DNS entries through a web-based interface.
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PHP

The PHP Hypertext Preprocessor is a programming language that allows web developers to create dynamic content that interacts with databases. PHP is basically used for developing web based software applications.

CGI

CGI stands for Common Gateway Interface. CGI allows HTML pages to interact with programming applications.

Perl

Is a programming language specifically designed for processing text, and because of this trait is one of the most popular languages for writing CGI scripts.

Uptime

Our servers are constantly monitored for any malfunction. We promptly resolve any errors. Any reboots are scheduled for off-peak times, preferably on weekends. This means that your site will always be up for your clients and when you need it the most.

All SSW .NET Premium Hosting Service Plans are subject to SSW Hosting Terms and Conditions.