Our file transfer protocol works with most popular FTP clients like FileZilla, CuteFTP, SmartFTP, etc .File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is required to manage and transfer files or folders from your local computer to a remote server.
Database & My SQL
MySQL is the web's most popular open source database management system that is not only cross-platform compatible but is also very secure as compared to other databases in the market. It powers a multitude of web applications, including shopping cart; blogs; forums etc. You can use it to collect and maintain your clients' information. Racknet provides you access to edit and control your databases with a pre-installed phpMyAdmin version
Our Cron runs every night to keep a backup of all your website data file by file so as to safeguard it from getting lost or from being destroyed. Further, for added security, you can yourself keep a backup of the data by following a few simple and easy steps.
Latest Programming Language Supported
We provide latest programming languages support so that you can get your website designed in any latest programming language and we will support it. We support various languages and their different versions including but not limited to PHP 5.5.x., Java-TOMCAT, SSI, Apache handler, CGI, Fast CGI and HTML.The programming modules supported include, but are not limited to, Curl, CPAN, GD Library, ImageMagick , Ioncube Loader ,Zend, MIME, PDO_MySQL, Mcrypt etc.We keep up with the latest to serve you with the best in class. :)
45-Day Money Back Guarantee
Well, you will never ask for refund as Racknet is referred by 95% of its clients. But if you are ever dissatisfied with our service, just let us know and we'll offer a 100% money-back refund for 45 days!
Racknet provides fully managed VPS servers and our 12 year expertise in handling servers ensures that our customers do not need technical know-how to manage their servers. Our services include updating software, 24/7 secure monitoring and customer support, total VPS management and proactive response to any attacks or problems.
Note: VPS Servers purchased without cPanel are semi-managed servers and come with limited support.
To automate the execution of repetitive tasks such as sending out emails, deleting temporary files, etc., we have deployed a time-based job scheduler - Cron. It carries out the scheduled jobs that are to be done periodically. It's a Linux command which completes repetitive tasks automatically.Racknet Cron Job editor lets you enter exact time/frequency for a Cron to be run, the specific command and an e-mail address to send the Cron output to.
Stats and Analytics
Results are important and help in measuring the efficacy of the efforts made. Racknet provides AWstats to the users for each domain. It is a tool which generates graphically represented server related statistics to provide an interface that is easily interpretable. You can view a detailed report of visitors who visited your website and the duration their visit lasted for. You can also analyze the performance of your website using this tool and know when yu should upgrade to the next better hosting plan.
The DNS (Domain Name System) translates domain names into IP addresses and vice versa. We at Racknet provide DNS management to allow domain owners to manage their DNS records. In this, the service is transferred from one server to another automatically in case the first server is unable to provide desired services.DNS Management at Racknet will give you an access to change your DNS, redirecting email to third-party servers , make a CNAME record or an A record or MS record.
Free server migration
If you want to move your vps from current host to Racknet, we facilitate the migration of your website files, databases, emails and more from your old web hosting account to the new web hosting account at Racknetfor FREE. All you have to do is put a migration request to our team after our order is activated and our migration experts will take it from there.Racknetmigrates up to 25 cPanel accounts or up to 10 non-cPanel web hosting accounts (website files & MySQL databases) free of cost for Shared hosting, Reseller hosting, VPS and Dedicated server hosting. An exception can be made for VPS hosting and we can certainly migrate more accounts. Just contact our Sales Department with your queries and they'll help you out.Drop us a mail for more information and limitations on our migration service.
We understand the importance of your time and know how frustrating it is to keep waiting for replies from CSR. That's why we have a comprehensive knowledgebase to answer your queries even at the time of ticket submission. Moreover, our CSRs are trained frequently to respond according to each customer's specific needs. Submit a ticket to the concerned department and our 24X7X365 support will resolve your issue in no time.
Racknet provides you with all the tools you need to get your Ecommerce website up-and-runnings in no time. Various shopping carts like OS Commerce Shopping Cart, Cube Cart Shopping Cart and Zen Cart Shopping Cart can be installed with just a click in essentially less than a minute, via Softaculous, which is bundled free with your Shared hosting package.All your online transactions are secured with the free SSL Certificate Racknet provides it to its Shared hosting customers on annual billing. Website's that have an SSL certificate have higher conversion rates of their online visitors and are able to generate additional revenue with the help of the trust that comes along with the security padlock display on the website.
99.9% Uptime: We understand the importance of keeping your website up and running so we use Clustered Cloud Environment to provide you with 99.9% uptime. Furthermore, we use enterprise class hardware and RAID technology to prevent any data loss or downtime.
SSH, Shell Access
Secure Shell (SSH) allows you remote connection with your server through a Linux command line. It is vital for those who want to access and manage their server remotely. We automatically enable SSH in your VPS and dedicated hosting accounts so that you can work faster through the shell as it allows you to copy, move & rename files; change file permissions; and create directories on the remote computer.
Racknet Dedicated Web Hosting for Fail-safe Server Environment
Are you finding it tough to provide a safe shelter to your robust game server, nifty database server, busy website, or any other tenacious applications? Thankfully, those nightmares will be soon over once you explore the Racknet portfolio of dedicated web hosting services. A comprehensive collection of streamlined features, our Dedicated Server solutions provide root access and full control for every serious developer and significant assignment projects.
Why Racknet Is the Best Choice for Your Business?
Premium features at highly competitive rates – Exclusive server solutions always need not be expensive! If it sounds impossible, think again! At Racknet, we provide state-of-the-art technological features with a 24×7 backup support.
With the powerful and reliable Dedicated Server, superior performance is guaranteed even for the most complex websites. Its key features include the following:
Superior Hardware – Zero compromise with quality. We provide high-end branded servers with state-of-the-art Intel and Dell technology.
100Mbps Connection – With your Dedicated Server including 100Mbps Internet connection, it is pretty much like owning a hired line.
99.99% Uptime SLA – Your peace of mind is ensured with our service level agreement of 99.99% uptime guarantee.
Unlimited Bandwidth – Unlimited bandwidth translates into endless peace of mind for users as there is no worry about hitting limits.
Secure Data Centers – All Dedicated Servers are located at our secure data centres in Mumbai and Hyderabad.
Why Choose A Dedicated Server?
Root access & full control for serious developers & assignment significant projects
Our Dedicated Servers are built for any application, so whether you’re running a game server, busy website, database server or something else completely, you can rely on high-quality Intel CPUs, reliable storage capacity and fast I/O.
No Hidden Costs
Your Racknet Internet Dedicated Server is set up completely free of charge, and you can pay monthly or yearly by debit or credit card. There are no lock-in contracts to worry about either.
Secure & Reliable
All our Dedicated Servers are set up with hardware level mirroring. In the highly improbable event of a disk failure, this means your Dedicated Server will continue to function normally.
Dedicated Server Backups
Our voluntary backup service makes the space available as a network drive on your server. Copy files to the space manually or use your favoured backup program to fully computerize the process.
Enjoy full control over your hosting – you’re free to install any legal software you like. Full root access and your choice of OS (start with a Linux CentOS or Windows Server base) give you endless options.
Servers & Support
All Dedicated Servers are deployed by our skilled and knowledgeable support staff and engineers who scrutinize both hardware and network 24×7 to ensure best possible service levels and supreme reliability.
Powerful, Reliable Dedicated Servers
Dedicated server hosting for multifaceted websites offering the most recent dedicated server technology for the large website looking for utmost performance.
Features at a glance
Dell & Intel Servers
Secure UK Data Centres
The Racknet Advantages:
Easy Payment and No Hidden Costs – The free set-up with no hidden costs and lock-in contracts makes Racknet a feasible choice for customers. You can pay monthly or annually by debit or credit card.
Foolproof Backups – Our uninterrupted backup service makes the space available as a network drive on your server. You can make use of that additional space by manually copying files or employing a backup program.
Reliable and Secure – Set us with hardware level mirroring our Dedicated Servers continue to function normally even in the highly improbable event of a disk failure.
Full Control – Enjoy complete control over hosting with full root access. Explore unlimited options as you can install any legal software or an OS of your choice (you can start with Linux CentOS or Windows Server base).
24×7 Server Support – Deployed by our expert team of engineers, both the hardware and network are monitored 24×7 for premium fail-safe service nonstop.
Built for all reasons and requirements, Racknet provides unrivalled Dedicated web hosting.
1. How long will it take for my Dedicated Server to be set up?
All Dedicated Servers are set up without human intervention once your payment has been processed. As your server is mechanically built for you with the operating system of your choice, you should expect your server to be available 30 – 60 minutes after you have placed your order.
2. Do you have any limitations on what I can use my server for?
No, as long as anything you do on the server abides with law, and then you are free to use the server for any purpose.
3. Do I have to sign up to an annual contract?
The minimum term is one month, and you may terminate at any time.
4. Do you charge a set up fee?
No, we don’t charge any set up fees.
5. How can I pay for my dedicated server?
Our preferred payment option for Dedicated Server is by direct debit and our pricing policy reflects this through a direct debit discount as standard. We also accept MasterCard, Visa & Maestro. We do not accept cheque, postal orders, standing orders or cash.
6. Do you charge VAT?
Yes, all prices are plus VAT at –%.
7. Do I get an invoice?
Yes. Invoices are available to view and print at any time in your control panel.
8. What type of hardware do you use?
All of our Dedicated Servers utilise genuine Dell PowerEdge servers & Intel Processors, unlike other companies using “homemade” servers using home computing motherboards in fabricated boxes.
9. Do you provide a Service Level Agreement (SLA)?
All our dedicated servers come with a 99.99% uptime SLA. You can find out more on our Service Level Agreement page.
10. What level of access do I have to my server?
You have full root or administrator rights to manage and access your server.
11. Where will my server be located?
All our dedicated servers are based in our Data Centres @ Mumbai & Hyderabad. Find out more on our Data Centre page.
12. Is there any software installed on the server to help me configure it?
If you have chosen our Linux CentOS installation then we automatically install WebMin. WebMin is a web based control panel that allows you to do system administration tasks such as configure Apache or set up users. If you are selling web hosting or want the easiest management possible then we would suggest you add cPanel to your server.
13. How much bandwidth do I get?
Your server comes with a 100Mb connection to the Internet (10,2400 Kbps), It’s just like having your own hired line. You can transfer as much data as you like within your 100Mb line. Don’t get this confused with your broadband at home or work; you don’t share your 100Mb with anyone else. 100Mb is a huge amount of bandwidth which can support a very busy website, it roughly translates to 25,600GB of bandwidth a month.
14. Can you configure a secure server/SSL certificate on my server for me?
Yes we can set up SSL on your server for you including all configuration and installing the certificate. We offer 3 different types of certificates:
Simple SSL Rs.– per year
Low cost security ideal for any small business website.
Standard SSL Rs. — per year
Perfect for business start ups & small sites looking for personalised security & to give visitors extra reassurance.
15. Can I install my own SSL certificate on my server?
Yes, as you have source/administrator access you can install any software/certificates you like.
16. Can I have Windows Server Standard 2008?
Yes, Windows Server Standard 2008 is available for an additional fee on any Windows dedicated server.
17. Can you install Microsoft SQL 2008 Standard Edition?
Yes, Microsoft SQL 2008 Standard Edition is available, the most modern version of MS SQL is Microsoft SQL 2012 which is the default version installed. We can install this fully licensed at the following rate:
Microsoft SQL Server per month:
– Credit Card: Rs.–
– Direct Debit: Rs.–
Microsoft SQL Server per year
– Credit Card: Rs.–
– Direct Debit: Rs.—
18. Does the server run disk mirroring?
Yes, all our servers are set up with hardware level mirroring. In the improbable event of a disk failure, this means your server will continue to operate normally.
19. Do I have to run my own name servers?
No, you can continue to use our name servers. Simply update your A Name and C Name records to point at your server. If you want to run your own reliable server you are welcome to do so.
20. How many IP addresses do I get with my server?
Your server included one IP address as standard and we set this up for you. You can add another IP address for free through the option in the “Manage Dedicated Servers” area of your control panel. If you need more IP addresses you can buy these for Rs.– each per year
21. Can I resell Dedicated Servers?
Yes, you are free to resell Dedicated Servers to your clients. The server’s hostname does not include Racknet Internet, meaning that your client does not need to know about us. We even include a white label control panel so your customers can reboot their server and view bandwidth graphs. You automatically receive our month-to-month contract option (with no commitments after that month) as a Racknet Reseller reselling dedicated servers.
22. Do you offer a backup service?
Yes, you can buy space in 10GB and 100GB blocks. Our backup service makes the space available as a network drive on your server so you can copy files to the space manually or you can use your favourite backup program. 10GB of space costs Rs. — per month and 100GB costs Rs.– per month.