Expanded SWsoft Partnership Extends Capabilities of Web Hosting Users.
Herndon, VA, April 19, 2004– EV1Servers today announced the immediate availability of Plesk 6.5 for Windows on its dedicated servers. This new product launch represents a significant expansion of EV1Servers’ long-standing partnership with SWsoft. Concurrently, EV1 will be offering all the new add-ons available with both the Windows and Linux versions of Plesk.
With over 20,000 Windows and Linux web servers under management, EV1Servers is the world’s largest dedicated server web hosting provider. It supports a user base that includes over 5,000 web-hosting resellers. SWsoft is the industry leading developer of hosting automation software as well as hosting and commercial enterprise solutions. Its Plesk web server administration solution currently powers over two million domains worldwide.
“Plesk has been the control panel of choice among many of our Linux server customers since 2001, “says Robert Marsh, EV1Servers’ CEO and Head Surfer. “We’re pleased to offer the same level of security, reliability and scalability to Windows users through Plesk for Windows. We’re also excited about introducing ecommerce, site building, database support and other advanced features through Plesk. These functionalities will enhance our customers’ competitive advantage and help their businesses grow.”
The Plesk control panel provides a web-based user interface through which web- hosting providers can easily create and manage reseller and end user accounts and perform server administration tasks. In addition, Plesk 6.5 for Windows offers .NET compatibility, allowing users to combine the Windows Server platform’s security and internetworking features with Plesk’s user-friendliness.
Plesk is also available with a suite of add-on tools that significantly extend the breadth and depth of web hosting providers’ service capabilities. Features include site building, content management and ecommerce tools; database, JSP and ColdFusion support; a multi-level trouble ticket system; multi-lingual interfaces; and SpamAssassin Anti-Spam software.
“Our growing partnership strengthens both SWsoft’s and EV1Servers’ ability to service the web hosting community,” says Serguei Beloussov, CEO of SWsoft. “Plesk’s industry leading features and EV1Servers’ exceptional network speed and reliability represent a winning formula for web hosting success.”