Leading German Web Hoster Becomes Parallels Platinum Partner
MUNICH, Germany (March 17th, 2010) — Cloud-enablement leader, Parallels, announced today at WebhostingDay that Hetzner Online, a successful web hosting company and experienced data center operator in Germany will offer Parallels Plesk Panel server management software to its large dedicated server customer base.
"Parallels Plesk Panel is a high-class control panel with an excellent reputation among administrators all over the world," said Martin Hetzner, CEO of Hetzner Online. "Parallels Plesk Panel simplifies administration, creates a terrific end-user experience for businesses of all sizes and helps us to address new customers — in Germany and abroad. In addition, we improve customer retention by offering Parallels Plesk Panel as an option for existing customers."
Hetzner Online will launch Parallels Plesk Panel to simplify and automate the Windows and Linux server management process while still providing excellent security, reliability and scalability across its 40,000+ servers. The panel will give Hetzner Online the ability to manage both primary and secondary server applications through an easy-to-use Web interface. Hosting administrators can also delegate management to resellers, domain administrators and mail users from the simple user interface.
By leveraging Parallels’ applications to expand its solution portfolio, Hetzner Online hopes to attract new customers looking for a more efficient and cost-effective way to manage their Windows or Linux platforms.
"This is a great example of Parallels Plesk Panel helping hosting providers address new customers and markets," says Jack Zubarev, President of Worldwide Service Providers at Parallels. "We are very pleased that quality leaders in the worldwide webhosting market continue to deploy Parallels’ solutions to help them offer profitable Cloud services."
Hetzner Online offers internet services for small businesses, large enterprises and government authorities such as Colocation, Dedicated Hosting, Shared Hosting, Internet Domains, SSL Certificates, and Search Engine Entries. The large web hoster has become a Parallels Platinum Partner, receiving the highest level of support from Parallels from co-marketing, to training and technical assistance.
About Hetzner Online
Hetzner Online is a successful web hosting company and experienced data center operator in Germany. The company, founded in 1997, registers and hosts 250.000 domains worldwide and oversees 40.000 dedicated servers in its own high-performance data centers in Nuremberg and Falkenstein. For more information, please visit http://www.hetzner.com.
Parallels is a worldwide leader in virtualization and automation software that optimizes computing for consumers, businesses, and cloud services providers across all major hardware, operating systems, and virtualization platforms. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with 700 employees in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit www.parallels.com.