Done messing around with shared-hosting?
When your online business is your business – speed matters.
Managed Server gives you dedicated resources,
that scale as your business grows.
Why choose Managed Server hosting?
Speed = Sales
WooCommerce, BigCommerce, BuddyPress, MemberPress & Multisite …
… all need VPS hosting at a minimum.
Serious sites need serious hosting!
Ensure your project can deliver, with the dedicated resources of a single-tenant cloud server, optimised for WordPress.
WordPress Optimised Hosting Stack
- Nginx + Apache w/ HTTP/2
- PHP 7 via PHP-FPM
- MySQL 8
Tools your Dev will Love
- SSH / SFTP / SCP
Built by Experts
- Production ready servers
- Site Isolation
- Unprivileged PHP
- SSL Everywhere
Serious Power. Simple Control.
WP NET Site Manager
Under the hood it’s a hot-rod hosting machine. But all you really need to do is spin up WordPress sites, manage databases and passwords – right?
Site Manager gives you all that, and nothing you don’t need.
No bloated control panel, zero performance hit on your server.
Launch WordPress sites in seconds! We’ve timed it!
Simple monthly pricing. Upgrade at any time.
incl. Shield support plan!
Need a bigger server? Other configurations are available, please contact us for more information. Single site per server is recommended. Each server can create two server snapshots on-demand. Automated snapshot backups available at checkout. Traffic overuse charged at NZD$0.06 per GB for Sydney data centre. Prices in NZD, excluding GST to New Zealand residents.
Managed by us, right here in New Zealand.
We tested them all: Digital Ocean, AWS LightSail, Linode, Vultr, Rackspace, UpCloud.
Honestly, they’re all pretty great. But after months of careful testing – for our Kiwi customers – Vultr was the clear winner.
- Excellent VM performance
- Intel Skylake CPU
- 100% SSD disk
- Rock-solid infrastructure
- Provision servers in minutes
- Backed by Vultr’s SLA
- Sydney data centre
- Network DDoS prevention
- Premium DNS
Prefer to run on AWS?
We run your servers, so you can run your business.
WP NET takes care of all server set up, installation, security, monitoring, maintenance and updates.
- Site Manager Control Panel
- Security management
- Backup Management
- Migrations and customisations
- Web hosting stack: Apache, Nginx, PHP, MySQL
- OS and security updates
- Performance optimisation
- Firewall management
And there’s no messing around with billing from multiple providers – you get a single invoice for server and support.
What about WordPress updates? WP NET Shield and WP NET Valet management and support plans – coming soon.
- Ubuntu Server LTS 20.04 OS
- Single IPv4 address
- PHP-FPM 7.2, 7.3, 7.4
- Nginx 1.1.7
- Apache 2.4
- MySQL 8
- Server configurations are as per the Vultr product range and subject to change.
- All servers provisioned at Vultr’s Sydney data centre. Other locations available on request, please contact us for details.
- Vultr 1GB server is Nginx-only, no Site Manager control panel and local SMTP is not installed. A remote SMTP service is required, such SendGrid, MailGun, AWS SES or similar.
- Traffic overuse, beyond the stipulated limit for each plan is billed at NZD$0.06 per GB (Sydney data centre).
- Disk capacity is raw disk size, formatted usable space will be less. OS and server stack software requires approximately 4GB.
- Use of Let’s Encrypt certificates is subject to their terms and conditions.
- Specifications subject to change. If you have specific requirements, please contact us to confirm prior to placing your order.
- Additional server administration tasks outside the scope of support are billed at NZD$80 per hour.
- Update and support plans for the WordPress layer will be announced in the near future.