Salvatore, from iwStack, has got a “configure yourself” cloud offer for us. As part of iwStack’s launch, you can get €30 of credit for €21. We’ve configured two instances below, so you have a rough idea on price.
|Basic 384M Computing Instance
||Basic 512M Computing Instance
€30 of credit (for €21) with the coupon IWSTACKINTRO | Order Link
iwStack are a subsidiary of Prometeus, who have been providing web services since 1997. Prometeus have appeared on LowEndBox many times before, and own and operate the IperWeb and OverZold brands. Prometeus have won our coveted “Top Providers Poll” many times before, and came second in our most recent one. What you’re buying is iwStack credits (1 iwCredit = 1 Eur). You will buy 30 of these for a discounted rate of €21. If you configure your server like “Basic 384M”, then that €30 will pay for 1 year. The credit never expires and resources are billed per hour (more info here). Reviews for Prometeus are always pretty good; you can read more about iwStack’s features by clicking ‘more’.
iwStack accept payments via Paypal or Bank Transfer (only available for EU clients). 21% VAT is added to all Italian sales and EU clients without a valid VAT ID. They’re using the Fiber Channel Hitachi HUS 150 SAN (manual or scheduled backups are possible). iwStack allows easy virtual machine deployment; network as a service (multiple private isolated vlans, firewall, vpn, load balancing); upload and download of disk images (using the QCOW2 format); the ability to build your own template and much more. For more information, take a look at their Terms of Service.
Prometeus currently have 5 racks colocated in the largest campus/internet exchange in Italy. They operate their own BGP (AS34971) and have double 10Gbps upstream connectivity.