Pay-as-you-use with no minimum contract period
Run several servers on one contract.
Server setup in 55 seconds
Servers are ready to go in just 55 seconds thanks to our high-performance cloud.
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).
Expandable while in operation
Increase the capacity of your server/project without shutting down the system.
Use the KVM console to access your server as if it were standing right on your desk.
Full billing transparency: access and predict your costs as an aggregate or per-minute amount, based on your use.
VMware virtualised server.
SAN storage systems
All virtual machines are installed on storage networks. SAN is significantly more failsafe than DAS (direct attached storage) or local storage. SAN keeps your data available, even if a storage node fails.
Unlimited traffic, without any automatic throttling.
Internal network connection 10 Gbit/s
External connection per VM up to 400 Mbit/s
24/7 support by server experts.
Free email support
Free email support from our qualified team of experts.
Added security with the SSL Wildcard Certificate
The SSL Wildcard 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 IONOS Cloud Panel and can then be applied to all VMs.
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.
Reliable backup solution for the protection of your data. £0.20/GB/month.
Create manual or automatic server clones (e.g. you can schedule the weekly or monthly creation of server images) and use them to set up new servers later on. At just £7.20/month for 100 GB (per minute billing).
Detailed information on all actions performed in the IONOS Cloud Panel.
Import your images and ISOs to the IONOS Cloud Panel 100 GB – at just £7.20/month (per minute billing).
Create and manage your SSH keys or add your own keys for secure access to your Linux server.
You can also configure a private network (VLAN), which gives you an additional private interface that you manage yourself.
Establish a secure SSL connection between a local PC and your cloud servers.
Windows Server® 2012 R2 – £5.00/vCore/month
Windows Server® 2016 – £10.00/vCore/month
Complete programming interface for the software-controlled execution of all actions available in the IONOS Cloud Panel.
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 Cloud Community for software-controlled management of all your resources in the IONOS Cloud Panel.
Encrypted remote access
Use encryption to access your server. With SSH for Linux. With RDP for Windows.
SSH key management
Create and manage your SSH keys.
Enables time-based execution of scripts and programs.
Set up your server with pre-installed applications (e.g. WordPress, Drupal™ etc.).
MySQL and MariaDB databases are supported.
Software development kit
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.
Subdomains via our DNS server, unlimited via Plesk.
up to 10,000
Integration of external domains hosted 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 local or an 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.