Hostalia – Analysis and personal valuation of hosting

Before entering us in the universe of Hostalia, we will have to know what is the “lodging Web”, or “hosting “(to provide with accomodations, to lodge) as it is more popularly well-known, being this, a tool by which a supplier offers to the Internet users means, system or structure to be able to store all type of information which it is accessible through the Web and that it varies according to the needs of the consumer.

Important warning
If you are thinking to contract a plan of hosting with Hostalia, we before recommended to you to value other options with better relation quality price. Sight our favourite options here.

“That is to say, a company offers to contract in exchange for an economic amount, a small part to us of a servant so that we can transmit all the information that we wish to transfer and to be able to publish our projects Web that will be visible by everybody through Internet”.

Hostalia, Analysis and characteristics

Hostalia, with headquarters in Spain, is one more of the companies of more important lodging Web of the national territory with offices in Bilbao and servers in Barcelona and Madrid (Alcobendas), hosting with some is discovered in the panorama systems of integration and security that locate it with firm step in the highest steps of the technology, with a constant monitoring the 24 hours during every day of the year.

Among others remarkable data of hosting Hostalia we can indicate:

  • Founded by Eneko Knorr on the year 2000.
  • They offer services of hosting or lodging Web, registry of domains (.es, .com, .net, .org, .info…), procedure of accounts of mail (professional and Microsoft Exchange) and stores online.
  • .es is recording official, member of Espanix (where they participate operating as well-known as Telefónica or ONO) and member of RIPE (organism of address assignment IP in Europe).
  • Credited by the ICANN (Corporation of Internet for the allocation of names and numbers).
  • In comparison with other platforms, Hostalia offers some quite low prices in relation to the competition (being one of cheapest of the market).
  • Hostalia offers to its clients the possibility of proving the service during 30 days, after that period of time, if these satisfied Web will not be given back to you to the money phelp by the lodging.
  • The forms of payment go from the debit to the debit cards or credit, happening through the use of the system of Paypal.
  • Hostalia has a perfect Web as much to its use from tablets as from movable devices
  • Through Hostalia almost 100,000 domains are managed and support occurs to a far from negligible number of 25,000 clients.
  • Obtaining of certificate ISO.
  • Guarantee of SLA availability of a 99.9% that assures a high performance the servers.
What we thought of Hostalia.com

Hostalia is one of the companies more known in our country, to a great extent to the strong investment in publicity and marketing that has done throughout these years, but we think that they exist alternative much better of newer and small companies with a nearer treatment and “a more friendly” support than the one of Hostalia

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Plans of hosting and Servers of Hostalia

Hostalia servers

Plans of hosting shared Hostalia

Within the section of shared Hosting we can as much differentiate in the system from Hostalia 4 adaptable plans or differentiated for the image systems of Linux or Windows.

Hosting BASIC: From a price of 1.99 Euros/month for Linux and 3.99 Euros/month for Windows we can enjoy without a lingering period, 25 GB of space Web, monthly traffic and limitless bandwidth, 10 accounts of mail, 2 data bases MySQL 5,5 of 1 GB each and to 400 Megabyte of ram memory following the used support

Hosting Standard: From a price of 3.99 Euros/month for Linux and 6.99 Euros/month for Windows (gratuitous the first 6 months) we can enjoy without lingering period, 1 gratuitous domain, 100 GB of space Web, monthly traffic and limitless bandwidth, 50 accounts of mail, 25 data bases MySQL 5,5 of 1 GB each and to 800 Megabyte of ram memory following the used support.

Hosting Unlimited: From a price of 6.99 Euros/month for Linux and 12.99 Euros/month for Windows (gratuitous the first 6 months) we can enjoy without lingering period, 2 gratuitous domains, space Web, monthly traffic and limitless bandwidth, 100 accounts of mail, to 50 data bases MySQL 5,5 of a 1 GB each and to 1,2 GB of ram memory, all this following the used support.

Hosting Unlimited Pro: From a price of 12.99 Euros/month for Linux (gratuitous during 1 year) we only can enjoy without lingering period, 3 gratuitous domains, space Web, monthly traffic and limitless bandwidth, 250 accounts of mail, data bases MySQL 5,5 of 1 GB each of limitless way and to 2 GB of RAM.

** All these plans can lodge multiple webpages, WordPress 4,5, and gratuitous support.

** Also can be had a Hosting multiplan, by which from 46 Euros/month (exclusive price Web) the client will be able to manage several Webs, domains and post office from an only Control Panel. This type of plan is the adapted one for usuary remarketers.

Virtual servers VPS and dedicated servers

The virtual servers are partitions within a servant that work independently where the client will be able to use a part of the benefits of all the equipment.

These machines work with technology Intel Xeon of 2 processors, 32 GB of RAM, Control Panel Plesk, and Linux CentOS as assigned operating system.

We can observe 3 variants of virtual servers according to the plan who offer:

VPS Base: From a price of 11.21 Euros/month we can enjoy 25 GB of space in disc, 1000 GB of 1 GB and data transfer of ram memory, all this complemented with Virtuozzo Power Panel, PHP and MySQL, access root SSH and Control Panel Plesk of 10 domains.

Advanced VPS: From a price of 18.71 Euros/month we can enjoy 50 GB of space in disc, 1000 GB of 2 GB and data transfer of ram memory, all this complemented with Virtuozzo Power Panel, PHP and MySQL, access root SSH and Control Panel Plesk of 10 domains.

VPS Extra: From a price of 26.21 Euros/month we can enjoy 100 GB of space in disc, 1000 GB of 3 GB and data transfer of ram memory, all this complemented with Virtuozzo Power Panel, PHP and MySQL, access root SSH and Control Panel Plesk of 10 domains.

On the other hand they are the dedicated servers who define themselves as equipment that the clients can use of exclusive form, using the totality of the resources yielded by the company.

These servers offer a technology based on processors Intel Xeon, servers Dell PowerEdge R220,320,630 following the chosen plan and gratuitous Plesk panel to administer the resources.

We can observe 4 dedicated servers:

Start: By a price of 99.90 Euros/month (39.90 Euros/month the 3 first months) they offer a servant to us Dell PowerEdge R220 with processor 1xE3-1241 V3 of 4 nuclei by 3,5 GHz of speed, 16 GB of RAM and 2 hard disks of 1TB SATA.

Advanced: By a price of 149.90 Euros/month (49.90 Euros/month the 3 first months) they offer a servant to us Dell PowerEdge R320 with processor 1xE5-2420 V2 of 6 nuclei by 2.2 GHz of speed, 32 GB of RAM, 2 hard disks of 1TB SATA and optional disc SSD of 200, 400 and 800 GB.

Professional: By a price of 249.90 Euros/month (149.90 Euros/month the 3 first months) they offer a servant to us Dell PowerEdge R630 with processor 1xE5-2640 V3 of 8 nuclei by 2.6 GHz of speed, 64 GB of RAM, 2 hard disks of 1TB SATA and optional disc SSD of 200, 400 and 800 GB.

Premium: By a price of 349.90 Euros/month (189.90 Euros/month the 3 first months) they offer a servant to us Dell PowerEdge R630 with processor 2xE3-2640 V3 of 16 nuclei by 2.6 GHz of speed, 128 GB of RAM, 2 hard disks of 1TB SATA and optional disc SSD of 200, 400 and 800 GB.

** Also prices can be acquired between some that oscillate from 9.90 Euros/month to the 199.90 Euros/month following the used plan, a Cloud servant, in who you will be able to have your service of storage Web in the cloud, all this with the advantages that gives a system you in Spanish with intuitive a easy Control Panel and, activity which favors the management of the resources.

It creates your Web and it lies down online

To create store online

Hostalia offers more than 100 designs with which to manage your Web of the most creative way, and than adjusts to the needs of each client of easy way and needs, all this with discharge in the finders most outstanding as Google, Yahoo and Bing.

Hostalia offers 3 types of Web:

Web BASIC: By a price of 4.99 Euros/month (0.99 Euros/month the first 6 months) we can acquire limitless pages with up to 50 designs, 5 GB of space Web, 10 limitless accounts of mail with 20 GB of space and transferences.

Web Advanced: By a price of 9.99 Euros/month (3.99 Euros/month the first 6 months) we can acquire limitless pages with up to 125 designs, 50 GB of space Web, 100 limitless accounts of mail with 200 GB of space and transferences.

Professional Web: By a price of 14.99 Euros/month (6.99 Euros/month the first 6 months) we can acquire limitless pages with up to 142 designs, space limitless Web, 250 limitless accounts of mail with 500 GB of space and transferences.

** All of them adapted as much for mobiles, PCs and tablets, with the most outstanding services following the used Web.

Hostalia also offers a service to provide and to manage stores online quite acceptable. The sales can be differentiated in 4 stores with their own characteristics.

BASIC lies down: By a price of 9.90 Euros/month, they offer the possibility to us of working with 200 products, 20 pages, integration with Ciao, and payments offline with 100 variants. Perfect for nascent, without having to make a great economic investment.

Advanced lies down: by a price 24.90 Euros/month (free the 3 first months), offer the possibility to us of working with 3000 products, 600 pages, 2 languages (English and Spanish), 2 currencies, Paypal and among others characteristic credit cards.

It lies down Professional: By a price 39.90 Euros/month (free the 3 first months) offer the possibility to us of working with 25000 products, 1000 pages, 12 languages, 100 among others characteristic currencies and forums.

It lies down Premium: By a price 79.90 Euros/month (free the 3 first months) offer the possibility to us of working with 55000 products, 11000 pages, 30 among others characteristic forms of delivery and coupons discount.

The Premium store has all the characteristics of the other types of stores, and the others have all the characteristics to more than the store than precedes to them.

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Hostalia, advantages and disadvantages of hosting

After a concientious study, we can get to analyze the pros and the cons whom to us this system of hosting offers.

PROS:
  • Headquarters in Spain
  • Cheap price in relation to the competition
  • Attention to the client 24 hours
  • It includes domains, accounts of mail and limitless traffic.
  • Interesting promotions and discounts.
  • Creation of Web and stores online.

CONS:
  • In my opinion there are more complete platforms, but despite they are improving.
  • Load of Webs perhaps a little below the speed of the competition.
  • Some problems of update have been detected, but it seems that they have been resolved successfully.
  • Sorpote technician does not help you as much as other companies as Raiola Networks or Siteground for example.

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Opinions and final valuation of Hostalia

Hostalia opinions

In these last words we are going to realise a reflection of the lodging system Web of hostalia, which as already we shelp, have one of more interesting the economic proposals of the market, but this in many cases can simultaneously be an advantage and a disadvantage, since in the majority of the cases we cannot hope that they so give to an optimal speed and a remarkable yield us to a price under if we needed some very high benefits for very powerful projects.

So in my opinion it would recommend this option in the assumption of users who want to prove the service of a lodging platform Web as contact taking, but logically the highest benefits of the market cannot either be hoped that have prices much majors.

Nowadays they exist alternative quite better than pudes to see and to analyze in nuestar comparative of hosting.

Others hosting to consider:

6.8 Total Score
Traditional company of our market

A company of all the life that happened to foreign hands and that has come to less by the arisen competition.

6.8Editor's score
Characteristics
7
Technical support
6
Speed
7
Ease of use
6
Prices
8
1.1User's score
Characteristics
0.5
Technical support
1
Speed
1
Ease of use
1
Prices
2