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  Reply # 334452 25-May-2010 12:35
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Thanks for clearing up my thread Smile

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  Reply # 336019 29-May-2010 09:13
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Just another data point. I recently setup a site for a friend who wanted a site for her own project. It wouldn't need lots of data storage and needed to be easy to manage.

I chose www.sitevalley.com which for US$30 gives us 1G storage, unlimited traffic and free domain registration (for .com, .net, .info, .org, .biz).

I chose www.silverstripe.org as the CMS for the site and even though I really don't have much Linux or PHP experience, I got the site up and running in about an hour using their online tools (full mysql and PHP support) and a ftp client on Windows to get the files up there.  Also when I was looking at their capability for hosting this CMS I would receive email responses back within 24 hours or less of initiation so their tech support seems quite responsive also/




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  Reply # 336305 30-May-2010 16:06
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wow, that sounds really cheap
how is speed etc and stuff, does anybody else have experience with them?




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  Reply # 336355 30-May-2010 20:18
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Hi guys and ladies
I have found that http://www.webbase.co.nz/ have been very reliable and helpfull.
Based on my experience I would give an 8-9 out of 10.

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  Reply # 336359 30-May-2010 20:29
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dman: wow, that sounds really cheap
how is speed etc and stuff, does anybody else have experience with them?


Well I have working on the site today, mainly using Silverstripe (so lots of local javascript in the browser) and then testing it. Of course I am the only user but performance has been fine, with both using the CMS (and therefore interacting with lots of PHP code on the site and mySQL) and ftp to and from the site.

The fact that it's  based in the US means I don't have to worry about traffic charges which is a nice benefit.




System One: Popcorn Hour A200,  PS3 SuperSlim, NPVR and Plex Server running on Gigabyte Brix (Windows 10 Pro), Sony BDP-S390 BD player, Pioneer AVR, Raspberry Pi running Kodi and Plex, Panasonic 60" 3D plasma, Google Chromecast

System Two: Popcorn Hour A200 ,  Oppo BDP-80 BluRay Player with hardware mode to be region free, Vivitek HD1080P 1080P DLP projector with 100" screen. Harman Kardon HK AVR 254 7.1 receiver, Samsung 4K player, Google Chromecast

 


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