Uptime, 30 days
98.644%
IPs Downtime, 30 days
~ 153h 05m
Response Time, 30 days
1217 ms
Shared IPs, today
18 0
Hosted Websites, today
7,707 +141
3iX Uptime, %
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
Response, ms
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
Shared IPs Sites
Last 30 days
3 months
All time
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Worst Shared IPs by Uptime
The domains from these shared IPs (5 random domains are being checked every 5 min from 1 IP) showed the worst uptime results for the period of the last 30 days.
Shared IP 64.37.52.211 67.23.226.158 198.136.54.104 64.37.52.84 198.136.54.91
uptime, % 94.124 95.475 97.605 98.379 98.599
response, ms 1706 2792 858 1529 901
hosted sites 544 511 451 537 443
downtime ~ 1d 18h 18m ~ 1d 08h 34m ~ 17h 14m ~ 11h 40m ~ 10h 05m
Bad Shared IPs Count By Date
Here is the list of shared IPs where domains experienced downtime for the previous 7 days. The statistics is presented for each day, with the number of shared IPs and their domains' downtime data.
Date Total Shared IPs Bad Shared IPs Total Downtime Affected Sites
2019-04-19 18 8 ~ 02h 55m 3695
2019-04-18 18 6 ~ 04h 05m 2846
2019-04-17 18 10 ~ 05h 05m 4637
2019-04-16 18 10 ~ 09h 00m 4676
2019-04-15 18 8 ~ 04h 25m 3834
2019-04-14 18 8 ~ 01h 30m 3742
2019-04-13 18 9 ~ 08h 10m 4143
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Background

Business Name: Hostfast Limited

Company Owner: Hostfast Limited

Year of foundation: 2004

Location: London, UK

BBB Accreditation: No

Market Size: > 7K websites (#65 in HRank list)

Growth Status: (by websites quantity): Decreasing

The company’s website redirects to Hostfast.com, and it is doing business as 3iX.com. Yet, they seem to be the part of Hostfast.com that have their own website.

The only data they have on their pages is Hostfast Kensington address in London, as well as some phone numbers; however, next thing they would want to do is share a little more detailed information about themselves online.


Offers and Pricing

Shared Hosting Plans
Name Domains Disk Bandwidth Min Price Billing Term
Excite 1 40 Gb 100 Gb $0.88 24 Mo
Extra 3 150 Gb Unlim $2.46 24 Mo
Expert 5 300 Gb Unlim $4.13 24 Mo
Extreme Unlim 700 Gb Unlim $6.58 24 Mo

The provider offers 2 shared hosting plans:Business and Personal.

Billing periods are for 1 and 12 months.

The monthly prices for the cheapest offers are presented in the table above.

3iX.com offers a good range of other tools and facilities for the secure running of a website:

  • Domain services,
  • SSL,
  • Free website builder (3d party powered by ClickBe by cPanel),
  • Also security services such as virus protection, spam filters, templates, themes, shopping carts, statistics, services, etc.

The company provides flexible payment options and a money-back guarantee. They also have a choice of currency on their website (nice).


Support

Instant Technical Live Support: No

The company offers several support options, and they even have 24/7 live chat. However, it only works live for sales and billing issues, no immediate tech support. You should open a ticket to get one.


Last 6 Months Performance Values

MonthHRANK# in TOPUptime, %Response, msSites, +(-)Shared IPs, +(-)
Mar 20192.822498.951161+2020
Feb 20192.722398.6261235+42+1
Jan 20192.722498.8141220-1040
Dec 2018321998.9311098+50
Nov 20182.822799.1081132-1370
Oct 20182.822799.0981170+570

Report for 2108

HRANK# in TOPUptime, %Response, msSites, +(-)Shared IPs, +(-)
2.823099.1461110-430
  • 3iX gained 2.8 HRank and appeared in the 230th place in 2018.
  • 3iX had disastrous uptime results in 2018. Though its lowest points were 95% and 96%, it was going up and down all the time, hence such a low rank.
  • The company couldn’t boast having fast response time in 2018 either: it stayed in the range of 1,000ms – 1,200ms.
  • It looks like by the end of the year some of the customers got tired of this roller-coaster ride and started quitting one by one, thus, the number of domains decreased.
Last updated April 4, 2019
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