/ 10
3.7
HRank
Uptime, 30 days
98.864%
Response Time, 30 days
791 ms
Shared IPs, today
57 0
Hosted Websites, today
11,215 -68
UK2 Uptime, %
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UK2 Response, ms
UK2 IPs / Sites in Rating
Shared IPs
Sites
Total UK2 IPs / Sites
Shared IPs
Sites
Worst Shared IPs by Uptime
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UK2.net 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 Uptime, % Response, ms Hosted Sites Downtime
83.170.123.102 62.921 1039 247 ~ 266h 55m
77.92.82.201 97.801 679 128 ~ 15h 50m
77.92.81.24 98.772 678 165 ~ 08h 50m
77.92.81.191 98.853 730 159 ~ 08h 15m
77.92.79.11 98.970 845 196 ~ 07h 25m
Bad Shared IPs Count by Date
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Here is the list of UK2.net 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 IPs Downtime Affected Sites
2020-11-29 57 3 ~ 20m 464
2020-11-28 57 3 ~ 15m 587
2020-11-27 57 3 ~ 40m 607
2020-11-26 57 6 ~ 01h 15m 1223
2020-11-25 57 3 ~ 20m 513
2020-11-24 57 4 ~ 11h 40m 688
2020-11-23 57 2 ~ 08h 55m 363
Last 6 Months Performance Values
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Month HRANK # in TOP Uptime, % Response, ms Sites, +(-) Shared IPs, +(-)
Oct 2020 3.6 149 99.547 778 +458 0
Sep 2020 3.5 155 99.605 821 -49 0
Aug 2020 3.6 132 98.366 798 -256 -1
Jul 2020 3.6 141 97.437 754 -3,368 -14
Jun 2020 3.8 130 98.766 681 +3,321 +15
May 2020 3.8 132 99.294 662 +118 +1
Performance by Years
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Year HRANK # in TOP Uptime, % Response, ms Sites, +(-) Shared IPs, +(-)
2018 4.8 109 99.363 580 -919 -2
2019 3.8 191 99.613 605 +1,108 +3
2020 3.7 152 99.114 719 -6,239 -21

UK2.net Review

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Background

Business Name: UK-2 Ltd.

Company Owner: UK2 Group

Year of foundation: 1998

Locaton: London, UK

BBB Accreditation: No

Market Size: > 15K websites (#54 in HRank list)

Growth Status: (by websites quantity): Decreasing

The UK2 Group is a hosting company operating since 1998 in Great Britain and currently based in start-up territory of Shoreditch, London.

Now it is one of the nation’s largest hosting services. UK2 owns a number of smaller web hosting service providers.


Offers and Pricing

Shared Hosting Plans
Name Domains Disk Bandwidth Min Price Billing Term
Essential 10 Unlim Unlim $7.37 12 Mo
Business Hosting Unlim Unlim Unlim $11.09 12 Mo
Business Cloud 1 Unlim Unlim $19.77 12 Mo

The provider offers 3 shared hosting plans.

One can purchase them for 1, 12, and 24 months.

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

Promo prices for the first term are also offered.

All in all, the provider’s scope of activities is pretty standard:

  • Domain Names,
  • Web Hosting,
  • Website Builder (powered by a 3d party),
  • eCommerce Websites,
  • VPS Cloud and SSD VPS,
  • Dedicated Servers.

Uk2 offers a variety of plans, which differ in price and functionality and hence suit different categories of users.

Some say it is a bit pricey, but for first-timers only, because there are quite a number of discounts.

Most users say the provider is quite ok, although there are sour comments saying there is a pretty big downtime due to SAN failures and system rebuilding.


Support

Instant Technical Live Support: No

Several support options are offered, the major ones being sales phone number (both home and international) and a live chat. However, sales hours are from 9.00am to 5.00pm GMT, Monday to Friday, and this is not very convenient.

However, they are also available in a live chat, however, not 24/7 either, or we lost our patience waiting.


Uk2 Summary Analysis by HRank

Uk2 got 4.8 HRank and appeared in the 109th position in 2018; 3.8 HRank with 191st position in 2019. Its performance left much to be desired, to be honest.

The provider’s uptime was very unstable in 2018. There were lots of downtime cases as low as 98% and 97%, which is not the result we expected. The most severe downtime could be seen in September and October 2018, Januar and February 2019.

Its response time stayed all together in the average range – 500ms600ms.

UK2 didn’t change the number of domains for 2 years.

UK2 is not on our recommendation list

Last updated March 18, 2020
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