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Server Hardware Starter R99pm Order Now Standard R299pm Order Now Premium R499pm Order Now Premium Plus R699pm Order Now Ultimate R999pm Order Now
Bandwidth 1 TB 2 TB 3 TB 4 TB 5 TB
Disk Space 10 GB 50 GB 100 GB 150 GB 300 GB
RAM 1 GB 2 GB 4 GB 6 GB 8 GB
vCPU 1 1 2 3 4
Remote/SSH access
Static IPs 1 1 1 1 1
Bandwidth overages 50c/GB 50c/GB 50c/GB 50c/GB 50c/GB
  Starter R99pm Order Now Standard R299pm Order Now Premium R499pm Order Now Premium Plus R699pm Order Now Ultimate R999pm Order Now
 
 
 

At no point will any of the below charges be applied without first obtaining customer approval.
All charges are inclusive of 14% VAT.

Software Add-ons

CentOS 6.5 Open source Linux operating system
First Install FREE
CentOS 7.0 Open source Linux operating system
First Install FREE
Ubuntu 13.10 Open source Linux operating system
First Install FREE
Ubuntu 14.04 Open source Linux operating system
First Install FREE
Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Windows Server operating system
R349/month
Windows Server 2008 R2 Web Windows Server operating system
R349/month
Windows Server 2012 Standard Windows Server operating system
R349/month
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Windows Server operating system
R349/month
 

Available Add-ons

PHP installation (VPS)  
R200 One Time
MySQL installation (VPS)  
R200 One Time
Static IP add-on (VPS) + R150.00 Setup Fee
R50/month
Storage - SATA 50 GB
R50/month
Storage - SATA 100 GB
R100/month
Storage - SATA 200 GB
R150/month
Storage - SATA 300 GB
R200/month
Storage - SATA 500 GB
R250/month
 
SSL certificate
R499/Yearly
5 RDP MCALS (Microsoft Client Access Licenses)
R285/monthly
 

Microsoft SQL Server

SQL Version Description Monthly Price
2008 R2 Web 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R175 Monthly
2008 R2 Standard 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R2,799 Monthly
2012 Web 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R175 Monthly
2012 Standard 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R2,799 Monthly
2014 Web 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R175 Monthly
2014 Standard 2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required R2,799 Monthly

Which Is Right For Me?

Which package should I choose?

It depends on your needs. If you're just starting out or want to test some development ideas, try our Starter package; if you need something more powerful, then we have a number of options with increasingly sophisticated features leading all the way to our Ultimate package.

VPS vs the rest

Shared hosting runs on shared virtual resources and there are no dedicated RAM or CPU allocations. As your site grows, you may encounter performance issues because your website and database require more system resources.

This is where Virtual Private Servers come in. VPS gives you dedicated virtual resources, including your own storage space, vCPU, RAM and bandwidth. By taking advantage of these resources, you optimise your application and enjoy improved performance and greater stability.

Disk space, RAM and system resources

There are several factors to consider. One is that you can always upgrade should you reach the limits of your package. Another is that the operating system that you choose to install will take up space on your VPS. Because of this, Windows Server is ideally suited to the Virtual Plus package and above.

When it comes to RAM, the basic rule is the more you have the better – obviously within reason! This is because RAM is the fast, short-term memory available for your operating system, programmes and processes. More RAM means better performance.

And as with desktop computers, access to more CPUs will give you faster and greater processing power.


Why Choose Webafrica?


 

Top-quality Hardware

We've sourced a generous offering to provide commercial-grade cloud hosting at affordable prices.

 

Safe & Secure

We host you locally in our high-security data centre to ensure high uptime and reliability.

 

Rapid Activation

We'll have you online in no time! No forms, no faxes, simply sign up online or call us.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What if I want to upgrade, downgrade or cancel?

You can upgrade or downgrade your VPS hosting package at any time simply by logging into your customer zone and choosing your new hosting package. Upgrades are instant; downgrades are activated at month end if initiated before the 20th of that month.

And since there are no contracts, if you want to cancel your shared hosting service then just give us a calendar month's notice – it's as simple as that.

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What exactly does 'Virtual' mean?

It means a number of physical machines brought together to form a virtual infrastructure. This is then centrally managed and provides a high degree of reliability and availability. The interaction with virtual servers is the same as dedicated servers: you get remote access via remote desktop or terminal SSH.

VPS gives you computing resources at a lower price when compared to dedicated servers which means that 'going virtual' equates to more affordability for you or your business.

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Tell me a bit more about the process and what I get?

First, decide which package you want. (We've given you some tips above!) Then choose and order your operating system and any add-ons. You get the dedicated allocations, and after we've provisioned your VPS we'll send you an email with everything you to get started. You’re then good to go!

You can stop and start your VPS from our Customer Zone – making it easy if you need to troubleshoot – and you also enjoy full remote and SSH access.

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How reliable is Webafrica?

Established in 1997, we're a proud South African company with over 35 000 satisfied customers and a reputation as one of the country's top internet service providers.

Part of our success is down to the fact that we've partnered with one of the biggest network providers in Africa to ensure the quickest and most reliable internet experience for our customers; take a look at our extensive ADSL network and you'll see what we mean.

But it's not just about speed and reliability. Our Web Hosting has been designed to global best practices and delivers bank-grade security complete with 24/7 monitoring, disaster recovery and light-speed connectivity. And in case things go wrong, you can depend on us: our technical support team is on call every day of the year to ensure high uptime. If you need us, we're just a phone call, email or live chat away.


Want Us To Talk You Through It?

 

If it sounds a bit confusing, don't worry: simply get one of the
experts from our sales team to call you.

 
 
Prefer to talk to someone? Give our expert sales team a call and they will answer any and all your questions: 086 000 9500.