Pay-as-you-use with no minimum contract period
You can delete your dedicated server at any time you like. You are only charged (per-minute billing) for the period in which you provisioned the server. Billing is monthly, at the end of a billing period. There is no minimum contract period, so you can cancel the contract at any time.
Operation of additional dedicated servers and virtual cloud servers is possible in one contract and a single network.
The server can be set up in 8 minutes
The dedicated server is provisioned and ready to go in just a few minutes, depending on your selected configuration.
Data centre location
You can pick the location of the data centre for your project server at no extra charge.
Spread your data/request rates over several servers to ensure consistently fast access times for visitors to your website.
Set up shared memory to let your servers exchange information via NFS or CIFS protocols—at just £7.20/month for 100 GB (per-minute billing).
Use the VNC console to access your server as if it were right on your desk.
Reset or reinitialisation
You can reset or reinitialise your server at any time.
Special emergency system to access your server—for troubleshooting and bug fixing.
Full billing transparency: access and predict your costs as an aggregate or per-minute amount, based on your use.
Unlimited traffic, without any automatic throttling.
External connection of the server with 1 Gbit/s.
Visit our Community to share your thoughts with other server users and experts, to build networks, to discuss topics and to stay up-to-date with the latest developments.
24/7 support by server experts.
Free email support
Free email support from our qualified team of experts.
The feedback tool in the Cloud Panel lets you give us your feedback and ideas for new features.
Added security with the Wildcard SSL Certificate
The free Wildcard SSL Certificate enables the encrypted exchange of customer data based on the latest security standards.
High-performance data centres
Modern ISO 27001-certified data centres.
Network security system for configuration-based control of the data traffic. Firewall rules are configured in the Cloud Panel.
IPS and IDS are the first line of defence in our security network to prevent against unauthorised access.
The end-to-end system for security information and incident management: detects and flags anomalies.
Backup: reliable market-leading backup solution for the protection of your data.
Detailed information on all actions performed in the Cloud Panel.
Establish a secure VPN connection between a local PC and your cloud servers.
Windows Server® 2012 R2 – £35.00/month
Windows Server® 2016 – £35.00/month
Full root access
Complete control over your systems, services, and network.
Administration tool Plesk Onyx
Plesk Onyx is included on request (unlimited users, reseller support, unlimited domains).
Central administration program for easy management of all server functions.
Access to your customer data with convenient configuration and contract management.
Check all server and network activities with just a few clicks; outstanding ease of use without nested menus.
Additional users and roles
Create additional users and assign various permissions for enhanced security.
Use the APIs and SDKs provided in our Community for software-controlled management of all your resources in the Cloud Panel.
Encrypted remote access
Use encryption to access your server. With SSH for Linux. With RDP for Windows.
MySQL and MariaDB databases are supported.
Software development kit
SDKs are available for various programming languages like Python, PHP and .NET.
Including database management software on request
MS SQL Express 2016/2017 – free
MS SQL 2016/2017 – web licence for £40.00/month per 4 CPUs
MS SQL 2016/2017 – standard licence for £300.00/month per 4 CPUs
Internet addresses (domains)
Use a domain as your static internet address.
One IPv4 address included with each VM.
Additional IPv4 addresses
Add more public IPv4 addresses to your servers and switch the IP address between different servers in the same data centre – for just £5.00 per IPv4 address.
One IPv6/64 network included.
Up to 10,000 subdomains via our DNS server. Unlimited via Plesk.
Unlimited integration of external domains by other providers.
Individual configuration of the DNS records (e.g. for external domains or your own mail and DNS server services).
Your own local mail server
Choice between your own local or a 1&1 IONOS mail server for each domain.
Available storage space per email account.
Convenient access to email using any browser.
Automatic spam filter at the server level.
Protection against fake websites.
We're available to talk 24/7.
ProfitBricks and 1&1 Internet are merging into 1&1 IONOS.
We are combining the strengths of both companies: ProfitBricks IaaS Cloud’s performance and 1&1 Internet’s experience as Europe’s largest web host.
This will transform 1&1 IONOS into the leading cloud infrastructure company in Europe.
For you, our customers, nothing is changing except our name. The products you use and your contacts will remain the same.
You will benefit from an expanded array of products, from domains to VPSs to enterprise cloud. Looking ahead, you will be able to find the perfect solution for establishing your own hybrid cloud with even more opportunities.
Can I log in as normal?
There are no changes to your login data for the Data Center Designer (DCD). You can log in to the DCD straight away at: https://dcd.ionos.com.