Volt Host operates out of Toronto, Canada.
Billing and sales operates from 9-5PM Monday to Friday EST time.
All other support is provided on a 24/7 by staff around the world.
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If you currently maintain a large community, social media account or high traffic website, we are willing to work out a sponsorship.
Please do not contact us unless you have one of the following:
- A community consisting of an online message board system (forums) with 20,000+ members (at least 2000 active)
- A SA:MP server with an active online community (forums) and 200+ players per day
- A Minecraft server with an active online community (forums) and 50+ players per day
- A Twitter account with 10,000+ followers related to the gaming or hosting industry
- A YouTube channel with 1,000+ subscribers related to the gaming or hosting industry
- A Facebook page with 10,000+ likes / members related to the gaming or hosting industry
- A high traffic website which is PR 3 or greater and receives at least 1,000 visitors daily.
Otherwise, we do not offer any form of sponsorship.
No, we do not.
We accept PayPal, OneBip and Western Union payments. If you wish to pay / deposit with PayPal or OneBip, you can do so automatically via the order and deposit forms. If you wish to pay / deposit with Western Union, please open a support ticket to get a transaction setup manually by billing staff.
All major credit cards, bank transfers, cash transfers and mobile phone payments are accepted via these merchants.
We do not offer refunds on any payment transactions. All game servers and web hosting services hosted by us can be cancelled at any time in exchange for a pro-rata refund (ie, if you use 10 days, you only pay for 10 days), back into your Volt Host credit, which can be used to purchase other services.
We do not allow withdrawal of account funds.
Please open a support ticket at your earliest convinience with billing, we will have it sorted for you immediately.
The donations feature serves as a form of payment gateway or clanpay for your account. Any outside user (no Volt Host account is required) can donate to your account via PayPal or OneBip. 100% of this transaction is added to your Volt Host funds, and you don't need to worry about PayPal / OneBip verification procedures, fees or withdrawal times :)
To setup donations, use the following link: http://volt-host.com/panel/account/donations/
We operate all of our servers off the latest stable version of cPanel X with the Fantastico script installer.
All of our web servers are currently hosted out of the Swift Drive facility in Chicago, USA with a 100% network uptime SLA.
If there is a stable version available, support should be able to install any module required for you, simply open a support ticket to have it setup :)
As long as the adult content is legal according to US law, you are free to host it on our network.
SSH / FTP access is provided with all of our web hosting plans by default.
We do not place any limits on databases, email accounts, mailing lists, or domains. It's 2012, there's no need to place a limit on such things :)
We run all servers off Nehalem or Sandy Bridge Intel processor chip architectures with between 8 and 48GB of RAM per server running on either SuperMicro or Dell PowerEdge builds. Servers range between SATA-II, Velociraptor SAS and SSD drives depending on their primary sales point.
We employ a combination of Pingdom, ServerDensity and a customer backend monitoring system to monitor and retain the health of our systems.
All of our servers run off of Linux CentOS 5.
We host servers out of the following locations:
(US) New York
If you desire one of these locations and it is not available on the order form, please contact us and we will see if we can get you located on one of our nodes in the listed locations :)
We provide unlimited MySQL databases with all game servers which can be setup via the control panel
We provide unlimited FTP access and accounts which can be easily created and modified via our control panel.
Yes, we do not limit any plugins on our network.
We support both CraftBukkit directly via our one click plugin installer. You can additionally run any minecraft_server.jar file on our system.
In your game server control panel under the 'Server Information' heading, there is a label 'Free web hosting'. Beside it, there should be a link that says 'Setup hosting', click it to start the setup process.
In the domain box, enter in your currently registered domain name, and press setup to complete the process. Within 5 minutes, the web hosting account will be setup and should be accessible via cPanel X information provided to you via e-mail and can be controlled via our central panel under the "Web Hosting" tab.
We'd be glad to hear from you, please contact us directly via firstname.lastname@example.org with any investor interest or inquiries.
Please forward general information about yourself along with your resume / CV and why you would like to work here to email@example.com. We will get in touch with you.