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After seeing a cloud hosting review, FireHost is an easy decision. Support and competitive pricing are reasons why FireHost exceeds all others.

Cloud Computing Comparison

The very best in the industry, FireHost offers PCI 3.0 compliant cloud hosting and HIPAA compliant cloud hosting features.

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Unlimited Firewall Zones Yes No Yes
Network Isolation Yes No Yes
Web Application Protection Yes No No
DDos Protection Yes No No
IP Reputation Filtering Yes No No
Secure VPN Access Yes Yes Yes
VMware Based Yes No No
PCI DSS Compliant Options Yes No No
HIPAA/HITRUST Compliant Options Yes No No
ISO 27001 Compliant Options Yes No No
Data Sovereignty Guarantee Yes No Yes
Server Performance * * 74% FASTER * 43% slower * 4% slower *
Storage Performance* 282% FASTER * 41% slower * 37% slower *
Memory Performance* 83% FASTER * 28% slower * 1% FASTER *
CPU Performance* 89% FASTER * 40% slower * 15% slower *
Scaling Flexibility CPU/RAM/Storage (independent) Bundled Resources (dependent) Limited instance scaling
Scaling Options Up/Down & Out/In (quick restart) Up & Out/In (conversion downtime) Out/In (no server scaling)
Scaling Without Downtime Yes No No
Maximum Memory 84 GB 30 GB 117 GiB
Maximum Processors 8 Cores 8 Cores 8 Cores
Maximum Disk Space Unlimited 1.2 TB 2TB
High Availability Included Yes No No
Bandwidth Included Yes (1 TB + $0.15/GB overage) No ($0.12/GB usage) No ($0.12/GB usage after 1GB)
Managed Support Included Yes No ($100/month + additional costs per server) No ($100/month minimum)
Global Portal (Europe & US) Yes Yes No
Managed Backup (14 Days) Yes Yes (if paying for support) No
3rd Party Application Support Yes Yes (if paying for support) No
Performance History (1 Year) Yes No No
SLA for Network Uptime 100% 100% n/a
SLA for Infrastructure Uptime 100% 100% 99.95%
* When compared to baremetal hardware
* * Includes CPU, memory and storage combined
Comparison accurate as of April 2013