Company ICDSoft RSS news feed More RAM for First Class and Ultimate managed-VPS plans We are well aware that with time, web sites grow popular and web software becomes more sophisticated. This requires regular updates of the hosting platform, and more hardware resources for the hosting service. Keeping pace in this competition is an important task for us. During the past weekend, our system administrators completed hardware upgrades on all our VPS nodes. These upgrades made it p... Mon, 22 Jan 2018 05:00:00 GMT Disk space upgrade for First Class customers in Hong Kong As of today, we are doubling the available disk space for First Class accounts in our Hong Kong datacenter. Instead of 100 GB space, customers on First Class servers now have 200 GB SSD space at their disposal, at no additional charge. All current accounts are already updated with the new disk space quota. First Class managed-VPS plans are designed to support heavily-visited sites, online softw... Mon, 26 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT First Class VPS plan updates Our First Class plan has been introduced several years ago with the main purpose to meet the requirements of sites that have outgrown our shared hosting environment but their owners prefer not to switch hosting services. We are constantly working on improving the specifications of the plan and the VPS servers. In this regard, as of today all new and existing First Class accounts have 6 GB of RA... Mon, 22 Aug 2016 04:00:00 GMT First Class servers in Europe The First Class Managed VPS plan is now available on servers in Europe. With two cores of Xeon E5-2630@2.30GHz, 4GB RAM, and 100GB storage on solid-state disks in RAID6 array, the First Class Managed VPS plan provides excellent performance for resource-demanding sites. With the new First Class servers at the Neterra datacenter in Sofia, our customers have more flexibility when selecting a locat... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 04:00:00 GMT ICDSoft affiliate program is to be discontinued Our affiliate program has been in operation since 2005. For these seven years, our affiliates brought thousands of new customers to our services. ICDSoft was established as a hosting company more than 12 years ago with one simple goal - to offer a hosting service of the highest quality and to become an example in the industry. It was never a priority to expand rapidly, to have great number of c... Thu, 23 Aug 2012 04:00:00 GMT ICDSoft on hosting review and rating sites A vastly-used method to popularize and sell a hosting service is to have your company listed on hosting review and rating sites. ICDSoft is in the hosting business for more than 12 years. Back in 2002, we were hosting about 10,000 sites, growing up to over 100,000 in 2011. Despite of the fact that we have quite many customers, you can notice that ICDSoft is not listed on many hosting rating sit... Fri, 15 Jun 2012 04:00:00 GMT Upgrade of Business plan accounts Today we doubled the space and traffic resources of all Business plan accounts on our servers. The Business plan now features: Disk space: 100GB (50GB until now) Monthly traffic: 1000GB (500GB until now) The plan price and volume discounts remain the same. With this upgrade, we want to give our customers more room to develop and expand their websites and online presence. This plan... Tue, 10 Apr 2012 04:00:00 GMT SSL certificates As of today, we are extending the range of services we offer, and we now provide domain validation SSL certificates as well. Our customers can choose between GeoTrust and Comodo as a certificate issuer. We hope that providing SSL certificates will make site/account administration easier for our customers, being able to use more services for their sites at a single provider. Mon, 16 Jan 2012 05:00:00 GMT New Control Panel officially released Today our new hosting Control Panel (v.2) has been officially released. It was in "beta" status for the past three months, allowing customers willing to act as beta-testers to get to know it, test it extensively, and supply feedback. The v.2 version of our hosting Control Panel comes with new design, better usability options, as well as new features. Our Software team will continue worki... Tue, 01 Mar 2011 05:00:00 GMT 100,000 domains hosted on our servers Being too busy in our work, we did not notice that back on May 15th, the domains hosted on our servers reached 100,000. We are proud to announce this now, as such a number of hosted domains is a milestone in the history of every hosting company. We thank to all our customers and resellers who trusted their sites and businesses to us. We do not have a sales department, and we never needed one... Tue, 25 May 2010 04:00:00 GMT Free online site builder for all our customers In the last months, our Software Team was working on the development of an online site building tool. Following many customer requests and our policy to offer mostly in-house developed software, the members of our Software Team spent their time to perform a proper research and to have the tool developed in a way, in which we believe it would be of use for most customers. As a result, our online... Tue, 20 Apr 2010 04:00:00 GMT Yet another plan upgrade Earlier this week, we increased the resources of our Business plan for customers on US-based servers. The new disk space quota is 50GB (upgraded from 10GB), and the new monthly traffic is 500GB (upgraded from 200GB). All existing accounts were upgraded automatically at no additional cost. We believe that this upgrade will give to our Business customers more options for the development of their sit... Wed, 25 Nov 2009 05:00:00 GMT 95,000 domains hosted Today the number of domains hosted on our servers reached 95,000. In these days "crisis" is a common word in many countries. It has actually become a part of the daily life for many people in companies. The countries hit most by the world economy crisis are the countries from which most of our customers come from. Given that, one should expect that the crisis would have a major impact... Wed, 25 Feb 2009 05:00:00 GMT 100-Day Money-Back Guarantee The Full 100-Day Money-Back Guarantee for our hosting services is now a fact. We have decided to increase the period from 60 to 100 days, so that our customers have even more time to test our service. The decision about this came quite easy as it was supported by three main points: There are customers who do not start building their sites right after purchasing a hosting account. Some of... Thu, 22 Jan 2009 05:00:00 GMT cPanel importer launched We are glad to announce that we have introduced a new tool that allows our customers to transfer their sites from cPanel-enabled hosts. All you have to do is backup your site at the old host using cPanel, and then import the backup file to your account with us using the cPanel Importer tool in the Migration section of your control panel. It is that easy to transfer your site! Tue, 25 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT Gallery software released We have launched a new Gallery script to help our customers, who wish to share pictures online. The Gallery script can be installed easily through the Scripts section in the online Control Panel. It is developed entirely by our programmers, which ensures maximum security and compatibility with our system. As always, if you have any questions about installing the Gallery script, do not hesitate to... Thu, 13 Nov 2008 05:00:00 GMT Long-time customers rewarded with a free hosting account Throughout the years, we have always aimed at providing the best possible service to our existing customers. Continuing this trend, we rewarded our most loyal customers with a free account for one year. We gave away a free hosting coupon for each account hosted on our servers for more than six years. Wed, 06 Aug 2008 04:00:00 GMT ICDSoft in Germany After firmly establishing our presence in USA and Hong Kong, we have decided to expand our reach by establishing - a localized version of ICDSoft in German. Along with the new website, we have also introduced a new data center in Frankfurt, Germany. The new data center is equipped with our newest servers: 2x Quad-core Xeon processors, 8 GB RAM and RAID 6 disk arrays, and i... Wed, 04 Jun 2008 04:00:00 GMT 90 000 domains hosted on our servers Today the number of domains hosted on our servers reached 90 000. We truly appreciate the trust of all our customers, and will continue to provide services of a highest level. Fri, 30 May 2008 04:00:00 GMT Business plan resources increased We are happy to announce that we increased the resources available to our Business plan. The new Business accounts feature five times more resources: 10GB disk space and 200GB monthly traffic. The upgrade was possible due to the greatly improved server hardware and software that we integrated into our hosting infrastructure. The increased resources will be available to our customers at no addition... Wed, 09 Apr 2008 04:00:00 GMT 85 000 domains hosted The domains hosted on our servers reached 85 000 today. We would just like to thank our customers for the continued support. We believe that our steady growth is a clear indication of the quality of the services that we offer. Wed, 05 Sep 2007 04:00:00 GMT 60-Day Money-Back Guarantee As a token of the quality of our services, we have extended our Money-Back Guarantee to 60 days. Our customers now have 60 days during which they can test our service. Tue, 27 Feb 2007 05:00:00 GMT 80 000 domains hosted The active hosting accounts on our servers have reached 80 000. As always, the steady increase of our customers is accompanied by a gradual increase of the resources we offer with our plans, as well as by new features being developed. We have recently incorporated PHP 5 and MySQL 5 into our services, as well as developed a DNS Manager that allows for easy management of custom DNS records. The cont... Tue, 21 Nov 2006 05:00:00 GMT MySQL 5 installed on all servers After extensive compatibility testing, we have incorporated MySQL 5 into our services. Customers can now use both MySQL 4 and MySQL 5 databases. We have also implemented a Convert tool, that offers a easy way to migrate customer databases from MySQL 4 to MySQL 5. Thu, 28 Sep 2006 04:00:00 GMT Hosting plans upgraded We have upgraded our hosting plans as follows: Universal: 1GB webspace / 20GB monthly traffic Business: 2GB webspace / 40GB monthly traffic This upgrade has been made without passing any costs to our customers, and all existing accounts will automatically have the new resources available. This substantial increase will allow our customers to expand more effectively, paving the way for... Mon, 31 Jul 2006 04:00:00 GMT 75 000 domains hosted on our servers We are proud to announce that the domains hosted by ICDSoft are already over 75 000. The constant increase of this number clearly shows the level of service that we are providing. Fri, 02 Jun 2006 04:00:00 GMT New hosting plan introduced Based on feedback from our clients, and in order to provide the best possible service, we are pleased to announce that we are introducing a new Universal plan, designed to best fit the needs of our customers. Additionally, we are upgrading the resources allocated to Business plan accounts, and we are now offering new discounts of up to 50%. All Personal plan accounts have been automatically upg... Wed, 22 Mar 2006 05:00:00 GMT 70 000 domains hosted The number of domains hosted with us reached 70 000 today. We thank all our customers for the continued support, allowing us to excel at the services we provide. Wed, 15 Feb 2006 05:00:00 GMT Lower hosting prices for our loyal customers Our existing customers and resellers can now order new hosting accounts at lower prices. The discount for a second, third, etc account is now 50% (vs. 20 USD till now). There are also new additional discounts for resellers, the total discount can reach 70% off our basic hosting prices. Mon, 19 Dec 2005 05:00:00 GMT 60 000 and growing Today the number of hosting accounts on our servers reached another milestone. More than 60 000 sites are now hosted on our servers. Tue, 04 Oct 2005 04:00:00 GMT 50% more webspace, 40% more bandwidth and more! Today we have added more power to our web hosting plans. All features have been upgraded at no additional cost to you: web space, monthly transfer, databases, ftp users, subdomains, and parked domains. You get more for the same price. Yes, that's right! For $5/mo(Personal plan) and $10/mo(Business plan) you have more web space, traffic and resources for your web site. All Personal Hostin... Mon, 18 Apr 2005 04:00:00 GMT 55 000 hosting accounts on our servers The active hosting accounts on our servers are now more than 55 000. We are very happy that all our efforts to provide services of superior quality are resulting in more and more loyal customers. Fri, 18 Mar 2005 05:00:00 GMT The earthquake in Southeastern Asia With the world shocked by the devastation caused by the earthquake in Southeast Asia, we would like to express our deepest condolences to those affected. As a token of our sympathy, we decided to give one year of hosting service to all our current customers from the following countries: India, Indonesia, Maldives, Sri Lanka and Thailand. Although we realize that our actions will not help reliev... Wed, 12 Jan 2005 05:00:00 GMT New Webmail launched The new Webmail is finally available to all our customers. Starting today, it is no longer a beta release and is our new official web-based e-mail interface. The new Webmail offers improved functionality and appearance. Tue, 21 Dec 2004 05:00:00 GMT 50 000 sites hosted Today the number of sites hosted within our networks exceeded 50 000. The steady growth of the number of our customers is a clear indication of the quality of our services. Mon, 25 Oct 2004 04:00:00 GMT Enhanced spam protection on our servers After an extensive period of research and testing, we are glad to announce that we have implemented a new anti-spam system on all our mail servers. The new system utilizes a database containing mail servers and networks that are known sources of spam. Mail from these servers is filtered on our side. The database that we use is extremely precise and is updated real-time. Tue, 07 Sep 2004 04:00:00 GMT 45 000 active hosting accounts reached We are proud to announce that there are now 45 000 sites hosted within the ICDSoft network. We will continue to provide you with the great pricing and top quality service that you have come to expect and look forward to the ICDSoft family growing ever larger. Thu, 03 Jun 2004 04:00:00 GMT New plan launched Since our main goal has always been to meet the needs of our customers, we are happy to announce the implementation of our new Business hosting plan. The Business plan, which includes 999MB of web space and 15GB/mo bandwidth for only $10/mo, is designed to meet the requirements of almost any busy, content-heavy site. It is upgradeable in multiples, thus becoming the perfect solution for sites w... Tue, 01 Jun 2004 04:00:00 GMT 40 000 active accounts Today ICDSoft welcomed aboard its 40 000th active account! The steadily rising number of customers confirms our belief that what customers want from a Web host is great pricing and great service. It is our pleasure to provide you with these. Sat, 14 Feb 2004 05:00:00 GMT 35 000 active accounts ICDSoft is proud to announce that today the number of its active webhosting accounts reached 35 000. Working for the benefit of our customers is our number one priority. That's why we are currently developing future improvements such as new Control Panel and Webmail, and preparing the integration of MySQL 4 into our system. Mon, 17 Nov 2003 05:00:00 GMT New servers in Boston Our new Compaq ProLiant 350 servers, located in the Data Center in Boston, are equipped with Xeon 2.8GHz CPU's, 2GB DDR RAM and UltraSCSI Hard Drives. They will provide even more reliable and secure service to our customers. Mon, 29 Sep 2003 04:00:00 GMT Extended money back guarantee For the benefit of our customers we have extended the money back guarantee to 30 days. Thu, 22 May 2003 04:00:00 GMT Lower price for .biz and .info domain names We are pleased to announce that .biz and .info domain names can now be registered with our hosting package at $5/YEAR. Check it out! Fri, 07 Feb 2003 05:00:00 GMT The new and improved ICDSoft site has been launched The new site loads even faster and is best viewed with Internet Explorer 4-6, Netscape Navigator 4, Netscape 6-7, Opera 5-7 and Mozilla 0.98-1.2 browsers. We value our clients' views regarding our site and all suggestions and opinions are welcome to Mon, 23 Dec 2002 05:00:00 GMT Domain Names .biz .info and .us are here Our sales department is pleased to include .biz .info domain registration with our hosting package at $15/YEAR. For .us domain, the price is as low as $5/year! Check it out! Sun, 03 Nov 2002 05:00:00 GMT Our software department launched a new WebMail for the needs of our customers In our efforts to provide best quality of service to our clients, we have developed a new, cutting-edge WebMail application. With its user-friendly interface, functionality, multilanguage capabilities and IMAP support our WebMail offers easy access to your e-mail messages at any place and any time. You do not have to install anything in order to use the WebMail: just type /webmail/ after your doma... Tue, 29 Oct 2002 05:00:00 GMT New ICDSoft site We have launched the new ICDSoft site, which provides even more information and has a brand new look. Fri, 19 Jul 2002 04:00:00 GMT Our New Servers Our new ultrafast servers are equipped with P4 2GHz CPU's, 1GB DDR and SCSI Hard Drives. Thu, 18 Jul 2002 04:00:00 GMT