Friendhosting Review

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Friendhosting is a company that specializes in hosting, offering various services for many sites and projects. Also offer virtual hosting, VDS/VPS servers, dedicated servers, game server hosting.

Where Friendhosting data centers are located

The company places servers data centers in many countries. Guarantees stability, in addition to the highest performance servers through the use of modern equipment networking technology. Looking Glass service will allow you to check the ping and trace. Friendhosting uses modern server equipment based on the Supermicro platform.

Europe:

  1. Netherlands, Dronten / Meppel, DC Serverius
  2. Bulgaria, Sofia, DC Telepoint
  3. Latvia, Riga, DC DEAC
  4. Poland, Gdansk, DC Artnet
  5. Czech, Prague, DC MasterDC
  6. Switzerland, Geneva DC Infomaniak
  7. Ukraine, Kharkiv, DC ITL
  8. Ukraine, Kyiv, DC Ucrcom
  9. Japan, Tokyo, DC Equinix JP – new location from September 2023
  10. Germany, Frankfurt – new location from July 2024 based on the Supermicro platform, Intel Xeon Gold processors and NVMe drives.

North America:

  1. USA, Los Angeles, DC Coloat
  2. USA, Miami, DC Digitalrealty
  3. USA, Secaucus, DC XO Communications

Services and tariffs

Friendhosting is a hosting provider offering their virtual and dedicated hosting services, as well as domain name registration. Their services include high-speed Internet hosting, cloud storage, virtual dedicated servers (VDS/VPS), and dedicated servers. VPS with pre-installed VPN OpenVPN, WireGuard are available.

Virtual hosting is provided only in the USA (Los Angeles) data center Coloat and the Netherlands (Dronten) data center Serverius. This may be a disadvantage for some users who would like to choose other countries. Virtual servers VPS / VDS can be ordered not only in the U.S. and the Netherlands, as well as in Poland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Latvia, Switzerland, Ukraine (Kharkov, Kyiv). Service offers high-performance virtual servers with individual settings and the ability to manage the server using the control panel.

Among all services, STORAGE HDD VDS deserves a special mention as they are among the best on the market. This service gives users the opportunity to get a large amount of hard disk space at an affordable price.

Shared HostingProgressive SSD VDS/VPSStorage HDD VDS/VPSDedicated servers
  • Small: Price 1.99€/мес. | Sites: 2 | SSD 5 GB| Control Panel: ISPmanager | Details
  • Medium: Price 2.99€/мес. | Sites: 5 | SSD 10 GB| Control Panel: ISPmanager | Details
  • Large: Price 4.99€/мес. | Sites: 10 | SSD 15 GB| Control Panel: ISPmanager | Details
  • Super: Price 7.49€/мес. | Sites: 15 | SSD 20 GB| Control Panel: ISPmanager | Details

For all tariff plans:

  • Additional IP-addresses can be ordered
  • Unlimited number of databases, mailboxes and FTP accounts
  • SSH, sFTP/FTP access
  • Managing CronTab (scheduled jobs)
  • Automatic backups once a week
  • Free SSL certificate
  • Micro: Price 2.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 1 | RAM: 512 MB | 5 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Start: Price 4.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 1 | RAM: 1 GB | 10 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Plus: Price 8.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 2 | RAM: 2 GB | 20 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Profi: Price 17.25€/мес. | Core CPU: 4 | RAM: 4 GB | 35 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Business: Price 34.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 8 | RAM: 8 GB | 70 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Corporate: Price 54.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 8 | RAM: 16 GB | 120 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Corporate+: Price 74.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 10 | RAM: 24 GB | 180 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Corporate++: Price 99.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 12 | RAM: 32 GB | 240 GB | Virtualization: KVM | Details

For all tariff plans:

  • All servers (dedicated and vds) are set to 100 Mbps port speed
  • Possibility to order additional IP addresses IPv4, IPv6
  • You can buy more disk space without changing the tariff
  • By default, there is a paid ISPmanager 6 panel and two free panels (FastPanel and Hestia (fork of VESTA CP)). Of course, you can install any other panel through a ticket to technical support.

Additional service “Weekly Backup”: 4 backups of vds are stored; the cost of the service is €0.05 per month for 1 GB of disk space. Thus, for example, the cost for a VDS Start owner will be only €0.5 per month, for a VDS Plus owner €1 per month, and for a VDS Profi owner €1.75 per month respectively. These backups are designed to fully restore the state of the vds at the time of backup. This means that it is not possible to restore, for example, a single file or a database from a backup copy.

Storage HDD should only be ordered when you really need a large amount of disk space, because HDD disks work much slower than SSD disks. Currently, Storage HDD VDS is available only at Telepoint (Sofia, Bulgaria) and Serverius (Dronten, the Netherlands).

  • Storage 100 gb: Price 2.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 1 | RAM: 512 MB | HDD disk space: 100 Gb | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Storage 250 gb: Price 4.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 1 | RAM: 1 GB | HDD disk space: 250 Gb | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Storage 500 Gb: Price 8.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 2 | RAM: 2 GB | HDD disk space: 500 Gb | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Storage 1 Tb: Price 16.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 4 | RAM: 4 GB | HDD disk space: 1 Tb | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Storage 2 Tb: Price 34.49€/мес. | Core CPU: 8 | RAM: 8 GB | HDD disk space: 2 Tb | Virtualization: KVM | Details
  • Storage 4 Tb: Price 54.99€/мес. | Core CPU: 8 | RAM: 16 GB | HDD disk space: 4 Tb | Virtualization: KVM | Details

For all tariff plans:

  • All servers (dedicated and vds) are set to 100 Mbps port speed
  • You can buy more disk space without changing the tariff
  • By default, there is a paid ISPmanager 6 panel and two free panels (FastPanel and Hestia (fork of VESTA CP)). Of course, you can install any other panel through a ticket to technical support.
Server rent service includes:

  • On all servers RAID1
  • All servers (dedicated and vds) are set to 100 Mbps port speed
  • Each server is allocated 2 IPv4 addresses and 2 IPv6 addresses for free
  • All servers support both 32 and 64 bit systems
  • Operating systems to install: Linux, Windows Server and from your image

Dedicated Friendhosting servers are located in 8 locations, for details, see the website hoster.

Lifetime promotion
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How to order a VPS/VDS server with pre-installed Keitaro software

The process of ordering a server from Friendhosting is simple, but let’s look at it in detail, for example on the example of installing Keitaro tracker.

  1. Open the Friendhosting website and register. If you already have an account, log in to your personal account.
  2. On the main page of the site click “Order” and select the Progressive SSD VDS tariff plan.
  3. Select the server characteristics in accordance with the amount of expected traffic. Specify a region that is as close as possible to your target audience.
  4. Keitaro is only installed on CentOS, so select the CentOS 9 Stream operating system. From the list of pre-installed software, select Keitaro and click “Order Now”.Friendhosting order a VPS VDS server with pre-installed Keitaro software.
  5. After purchasing the server, you will receive access to the email you specified. Wait for the automatic installation to complete (about 10 minutes). Then open the tracker at: http://your_server_ip/admin/, replacing your_server_ip with the IP of your new server.

Tech support

Technical support 24 hours a day, which gives users the opportunity to get help at any time. If the user has no experience in server administration, the team can offer administration services, which allows you to fully entrust the management of your site to professionals. They are ready to take on all the tasks of setting up as well as equipment maintenance, including installation, configuration of the software.

Pros and cons of Friendhosting

One of the main advantages of Friendhosting is their quality technical support, which is available all the time. The company also offers reliable as well as powerful servers with maximum performance, the highest level of security. In addition, guarantees the stable operation of the site through the use of modern equipment as well as infrastructure.

  1. Services include shared hosting, VPS, dedicated servers, hosting for WordPress, for Magento, and Backup hosting. They also offer hosting for game servers and specialized hosting for creating online stores. In addition, Friendhosting provides services for registration of domain names as well as SSL-certificates.
  2. It is worth noting that the company offers various tariff plans, which are suitable both for small personal sites and for large corporate resources. All tariffs include free technical support, the ability to choose the location of the equipment, data backups.
  3. One of the most attractive services is STORAGE HDD VDS, this service is an opportunity to use the allocated space on the hard drive and has long earned the trust as well as recognition as the most high-quality, reliable among its counterparts. It is also worth noting that Friendhosting offers discounts on promo codes, which can reduce the cost of services several times.
  4. If you are not experienced in server administration, Friendhosting can offer administration services that allow you to entrust the management of your site to professionals. They are ready to take care of all the server setup, server maintenance tasks, including software installation, security server setup, data backup.

Despite all the advantages, Friendhosting also has its own risks. For example, all servers (dedicated and vds) have 100 Mbit/s port speed. In case of exceeding traffic limits per calendar month Friendhosting LTD reserves the right to limit server port speed to 25 Mbit/sec. Also, if you choose not a suitable tariff plan, you can overpay for services that are not needed.

In general, if you need a reliable provider who provides professional technical support, Friendhosting is a good choice.

Contacts Friendhosting

  • Website: friendhosting.net
  • Company: Friendhosting LTD – registered in Bulgaria
  • Founded: April 20, 2009
  • Website Language: English, Russian, Chinese, Portuguese, French, German, Spanish, Hindi

Support language: English, Russian

Central office:

  • Sv.Sv. Kiril and Metodii 5, fl. 1 Burgas 8000, Bulgaria

Technical support contact information

  • phone: +359 56 919 821, contact via Live chat or Ticket System
  • email: support@friendhosting.net
  • social networks: Facebook, Telegram.

Management:

Company’s branches: no

Number of staff:

Payments: Bank cards (Visa, MasterCard, Russian cards), PayPal, Qiwi, WebMoney, Ali Pay, WeChat, BTC and other cryptocurrencies.

Clients: tariff plans are developed based on many years of experience and are designed for all categories of users.

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4 reviews for Friendhosting Review

  1. ana

    its shit vps provider they blocked mine server and require to send driver licence or passport – its bs

  2. Den

    I have been using Fredhosting for over a year now and they are fantastic. Their support is fast and professional, and prices are on par with other hosting providers.

  3. Brittany

    It’s hard to find knowledgeable people on this subject, but
    you sound like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

  4. Quantum

    Wow, marvelous blog layout! You made hosting glance easy. The overall glance of your site is excellent, as well as the content!

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