Umbraco 7.3.0 Hosting Comparison – DiscountASP.NET VS ASPHostPortal
Both DiscountASP.NET and ASPHostPortal.com are famous Providers of ASP.NET hosting and they pay attention to Window hosting only. Both of the two companies are recommended by thousands of users around the world.
However, for those who never purchase the services of the two companies, they are puzzled and don’t know which one is better. So it is not a simple task for them to choose the ASP.NET hosting and Umbraco 7.3.0 hosting which is more suitable for them. Thus, we decided to make this DiscountASP.NET VS ASPHostPortal.com comparison on the basis of cost-effectiveness, features, performance and technical support.
Price and Package
DiscountASP.NET only releases one plan called Base Web Hosting Plan which can be billed quarterly or annually at the price of $10/mo. It seems that the price is a little expensive. In addition, 30-day money back is promised.
On the contrary, ASPHostPortal.com offers eight optional packages for users – Host Intro, Host One until Host Seven. Speaking to price, you only need to spend start from $1.00/mo. As is known, the prices of them are affordable for almost everyone. And also, the company supports full refund within the first 30-day.
As a matter of fact, the two web hosts provide their packages with many useful features. They share a lot of common hosting features while some differences still lie in the volume of resources. Among them, we selected some key points to help readers get a better understanding of them.
|Plan in Review||Base Web Hosting Plan||Host One|
|Control Panel||Custom||Plesk Panel|
|Latest Umbraco Version||7||7.3|
|.NET Version Switch||✓||✓|
|MS SQL Server||2008/2012/2014||2008/2012/2014|
|SQL Backup & Restore||✓||✓|
.NET Hosting Plan
|Windows Hosting Options||ASP.NET Web Hosting Features||Email Hosting Included|
|Windows 2012 Hosting||1000 MB Disk Space||Secure Webmail|
|Windows 2008 Hosting||80 GB/mo Bandwidth||Outgoing SMTP|
|US or UK Datacenter||FTP Access||Email From Web App|
|Use Your Existing Domain|
|International Domains OK|
|Web Traffic Stats|
|Complete Features List|
ASPHostPortal guarantees to provide 99.9% uptime and fast hosting speed for all their customers to run sites stably and rapidly. To keep this promise, this company has equipped each of their state-of-the-art data center with quality servers, armed security and many cutting-edge technologies like UPS battery backup power and dual diesel generators.
Furthermore, the data center is equipped with cooling system and fire suppression including a pre-action dry pipe system. In addition, the data center, servers and network are under 24×7 monitoring carried out by a group of technicians. Therefore, any unexpected issue can be resolved immediately, ensuring customers can run sites with maximum reliability and performance.
In comparison, DiscountASP.NET selects Cisco enterprise switch and DELL servers to provide ASP.NET hosting solutions. The company still employs more cutting-edge technologies in its servers and data centers which are located in USA and Europe. Furthermore, this company supports 99.9% uptime.
In terms of technical support, both the two companies promise to offer timely 24×7 customer service via email. With a group of professional technical staff, the two companies can provide customers with a quick and effective help.
In addition, knowledgebase and blog of ASPHostPortal are accessible in which you can get some messages about how to build and manage your website, and fix some simple issues without the assistance from others.