Both Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET are famous for providing outstanding Windows hosting solutions. They both have shared hosting, VPS, and reseller hosting based on Windows operating system. In below, we are going to compare their Windows reseller hosting from features, speed and reliability, pricing, and customer support.
Who are Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET?
As a new company founded in 2013, Host4ASP.NET (www.host4asp.net) is dedicated to providing feature-rich and affordable Windows hosting to everyone. It has powered over 20,000 websites already and gained a good reputation in the industry.
Compared to Host4ASP.NET, SmarterASP.NET (www.smarterasp.net) is a veteran which has engaged in Windows hosting business for over 16 years. Being a fast growing debt free company, SmarterASP.NET purchases and fully owns all of the equipment thus being able to offer low cost hosting solutions.
Host4ASP.NET vs. SmarterASP.NET on Plans and Features
Both Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET has launched multiple reseller hosting plans with SSDs. In this part, we will take their entry-level plans as an example, to make a comparison between them on feature offerings.
In term of differences, Host4ASP.NET reseller hosting is based on Windows server 2012 R2, along with enhance WebsitePanel allowing its customers to manage their clients’ hosting such as creating hosting accounts, packages, databases and emails.
Differently, SmarterASP.NET reseller hosting is based on Windows server 2012/2008 R2 with web-based control panel enabling its customers to fully customize their control panel for their clients. Addition to that, SmarterASP.NET even offers powerful API for all of its reseller hosting customers.
As to similarities, both the hosts provide free instant setup, IIS manager remote access, full trust, isolated application pool, plus WebMatrix, and they both support multiple scripts like Classic ASP, ASP.NET 2/3.5/4.5, MVC, Silverlight, PHP, CGI, Perl, and Zend Optimizer. Other more, the two hosts also offer MSSQL 2012/2014, SQL server, MySQL, SQL backup & restore.
Besides the above, they have many other exclusive features like domain name, domain privacy, SSL, Static IP, etc, which need to pay extra.
Host4ASP.NET vs. SmarterASP.NET on Uptime and Performance
Both Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET are able to deliver reliable reseller hosting with high performance and with a 99.9% uptime guarantee.
Host4ASP.NET utilizes the world-class data center in Chicago to deliver reseller hosting solution. Redundancy is a basic feature of the data center. By making use of a multi-layer network within its parallel and multi-level network architecture, and using 100% SSD DELL servers, Host4ASP.NET manages to provide a fast speed, lower latency as well as reliable reseller hosting service.
With reference to SmarterASP.NET, there are three different data centers under the utilization of the host. And they all have successfully met the criteria of privacy, safety, maintenance and maximum efficiency. Addition to that, using top tier bandwidth providers like Level 3, AT&T, UUNET, and Global Crossing has ensured unbeatable network connectivity. Beyond that, SmarterASP.NET also deploys SSD Cloud Servers to ensure best possible performance.
Host4ASP.NET vs. SmarterASP.NET on Pricing
It is for sure that the two companies are widely known for high price value Windows reseller hosting. And they all offer very long money-back guarantees for their customers.
On the one side, Host4ASP.NET reseller hosting has 3 plans, which are billed from $43.25/mo. However, with its latest promotion, the price of a 3-year plan would be as low as $19.95/mo with nearly 54% off. Other more, Host4ASP.NET offers 30-day money back guarantee to make hosting risk-free and worry-free for its customers.
On the other side, SmarterASP.NET sets 4 plans. The regular price starts from $20 per month, which is already tempting enough. If people pay for a 2-year or a 3-year billing cycle, they can get promotional prices of 10% off or 15% off regular prices. It means, under the discount, SmarterASP.NET will start from $17/mo only with a 3 years contract. More than that, the host promises a 60-day full money back guarantee for its reseller hosting customers.
Host4ASP.NET vs. SmarterASP.NET on Customer Support
Speaking of support, both Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET have outstanding customer services in the industry. And they both offer multiple support channels for people to easily get assistance.
Host4ASP.NET provides convenient email and live chat support that are available for 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Apart from that, Host4ASP.NET makes a commitment to respond to most submissions within 2 hours. And people can also get help with its knowledgebase in this company.
Similar to Host4ASP.NET, SmarterASP.NET also provides 24/7 live chat support and knowledgebase. More than that, it has 24/7 Helpdesk Support to deliver unparalleled customer service. And the highlight of this company is its solid support team, a large proportion of which graduates from prestigious universities plus the rest of which are engaging in hosting industry for over 10 years.
It is really hard to say which one wins the other, because both Host4ASP.NET and SmarterASP.NET have excellent Windows reseller hosting solutions. Instead of picking up the best one, we would rather recommend them to different groups to achieve maximum effect.
Both companies are suitable for small companies to start their web hosting business while SmarterASP.NET with more plans also is a good option for medium web hosting resellers.