Rackspace is well known as the premier dedicated server provider in the world. They currently have 7 worldwide data centers, and are famous for their “Fanatical” support and network uptime. The “Rackspace Cloud” is one of their newest products that is achieving good reviews amongst the hosting community. Rackspace was started in 1998 and serves over 70k dedicated server clients as well as 50k+ cloud customers.
Established in 1997, Liquid Web’s growth has been fueled by providing top tier managed services to businesses of all sizes, in all areas of the world. Liquid Web currently serves more than 10,000 clients in over 100 countries around the world. Liquid Web has been honored by INC Magazine as one of the nations fastest growing companies consecutively in 2007 and 2008.
DedicatedNOW, Inc. is a privately owned, multi-million dollar corporation located in Clifton, New Jersey and founded in 1997. Since then, the company has grown by leaps and bounds providing managed and unmanaged dedicated web hosting services to thousands of satisfied customers. DedicatedNOW has been delivering cutting-edge hosting solutions to meet the requirements of small and medium sized businesses, large scale corporations and individuals. DedicatedNOW utilizes one of the fastest and most reliable Internet backbones in the industry with multiple points of redundancy and all Tier1 Providers, including Sprint, Savvis, Telia, Global Crossing, nLayer and Level3. Their data center gets its multi Gigabit bandwidth network through two independent POP’s 111th NYC and 165 Halsey (Equinix) NJ while hosting a number of network routers, load balancers, firewalls, Internet servers, and switches. The DedicatedNOW data center can accommodate private cages, large server farms, and suites.
PEER1 has been around since 1999, and has grown into one of the largest hosting providers in the world. They’ve done this through great customer service and affordable pricing. PEER1 has 10k + customers and 350 employees. PEER1promises Firstcall Support™. It means you only need to ask once, and their technicians won’t rest until your issue is resolved. They offer managed hosting (PEER1) and un-managed servers through ServerBeach, their sister company.