Service providers can grow their business faster by offering a full range of hosting services (shared hosting, VPS hosting, SSL certificates and domain registration) automated by Parallels Business Automation Standard (PBAS). PBAS is the most mature and the industry's preferred, billing and hosting automation solution for managing and scaling small and medium web hosting businesses. Available now, Parallels is offering a special revenue share program which includes:
No initial PBAS license cost. Pay only for Parallels Plesk Panel and Parallels Virtuozzo Containers licenses (and at a discount!). You do not pay for PBAS licenses until your monthly revenue delivered through PBAS grows above US$8,000 (€5,450). At that point, a small 2% revenue share fee will apply to all revenue delivered through PBAS above US$8,000 (€5,450).
You can also download a free copy of Parallels Business Automation Standard 4.1.
Parallels Plesk Panel 11 is coming. We're targeting RTM on June 5th and a general availability launch date of June 18th. Parallels Plesk Panel 11 is the most hardened version ever with enhanced security and improved password encryption. These improvements are available in the downloadable preview code.
Some new features in Parallels Plesk Panel 11 include:
To download the latest preview of Parallels Plesk Panel 11 go here.
Growing at more than 75% year-over-year in 2011, Hosted Unified Communications and Collaboration is the fastest growing hosted service category within the SMB segment. Parallels Automation 5.4 enables two of the industry's leaders in this space, BroadSoft and Microsoft Lync. Broadsoft has a long, deep history of offering IP-based PBX systems to SMBs, while hosted Microsoft Lync has become an increasingly popular add-on to hosted Exchange deployments. Both services will be made available in the Parallels Automation 5.4 release, scheduled for mid-May 2012.
On May 10th, Parallels will host a webinar for partners to understand the technology, value proposition and ways to take advantage of this amazing new opportunity.
Register to join this webinar.
PacHosting turns to Parallels Automation and APS to easily configure applications for seamless integration into cloud delivery systems, achieving its goal of reducing time-to-market for new services.
KT adopts Parallels Automation to quickly instate the capability to deliver cloud services efficiently and cost-effectively to small and medium businesses.
Net Logistics chooses Parallels Plesk Panel and Parallels Virtuozzo Containers as a means to manage its infrastructure, provision upstream services more efficiently, and offer new services to customers.
Velocity Host enables digital marketing pioneer 1MD to stay ahead of business growth with complete automation and virtualization solution from Parallels.
Cloud services providers should attend this webinar to hear directly from leading application and hosted service vendors on how service providers can profit by offering the most in-demand applications to small and medium business customers.
The April Cloud Services Webinar is now available. Presentations include:
This popular and well-attended webinar series helps connect ISVs and cloud service providers to drive new business.
Register now for the upcoming webinar with the WHIR: Best Practices for Growing your VPS and Cloud Server Business.
The demand for Virtual Private Servers (VPS) continues to explode, and can include everything from a single VPS to elastic, hourly-billed cloud infrastructure. Deploying cost effective VPS and cloud server solutions is the key to accelerating revenue and realizing profit. In this webinar we will share the results of our latest market research and the best practices to optimize your cost structure and drive profits from your VPS solutions.Key Learnings:
Join Parallels at the Carrier Cloud Forum, which will provide high-quality education and peer-to-peer interaction on:
To learn more and to register for the event, please visit this site.
WHIR events in Europe present an opportunity to conduct face-to-face business and networking with executives, solution providers and corporate decision makers in a relaxed environment with complimentary drinks and appetizers. Parallels is one of the top sponsors of this informal get-together. Join us at several special locations across Europe and make new connections and learn more about Parallels.We look forward to meeting you at the following WHIR events:
This WHD event is especially dedicated to the rising and fast-moving Indian hosting market.
Register now for free using code MG31V2O47.
WHD.asia is the perfect opportunity to get in contact with important colleagues from the Asian hosting and cloud industry.Register now for free using code MG31V2P68.
WHD.india and WHD.asia are affiliate events of the WorldHostingDays, and Parallels is a Diamond sponsor of both events.
In its 2nd year running, Parallels Australia Cloud Forum is an all-Australian cloud and hosting event where Parallels executives, top service providers and partners will share:
Attendees will also have an opportunity to interact with top executives from leading service providers, industry influencers and partners, as well as Parallels executives.
In its 4th year running, Parallels Summit 2012 APAC showcases practical ways of selling, upselling, reselling, bundling and delivering the widest range of cloud services to SMBs. This year, Parallels Summit 2012 APAC also gives you an exclusive look into Parallels products and ecosystem — the key elements to the success of your business.
Register now for only US $99 (normally US $299) using code N235678 at checkout.
The Tier 1 Parallels Automation Global Support team has grown by 26%. Training for new Parallels Automation support team members began during the month of April and will continue over the next two months.
To learn how to calculate general resource usage fees for IP addresses please see the following Knowledge Base article.
To learn why a customer has been put on credit hold even though the customer's credit limit has not been exceeded please see the following Knowledge Base article.
For general Customer Support and Service, and updates from the Global Support organization you can tweet to @ParallelsCares on Twitter! @ParallelsCares.
*@ParallelsKB will tweet new and updated KB articles for the following products only: Parallels Desktop for Mac, Parallels Plesk Panel, Parallels Virtual Automation, Parallels Virtual Automation, Parallels Operations Automation, Parallels Business Automation — Enterprise, Parallels Business Automation — Standard.