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July 16, 2008; 03:16 AM

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 16, 2008 -- UK-2 Group, pioneers in true high bandwidth dedicated hosting, today announced the official launch of their newest venture In celebration of the launch, is giving away free tickets for Seadog cruises departing from the Navy Pier at their HostingCon booth #613 with a retail value of over $29.95.

Visitors to the booth will also be entered in a draw to win a Macbook Air Laptop. is the newest venture for leading web hosting organization UK-2 Group which has provided web hosting and domain registration since 1998 and has pioneered 10TB hosting in the United Kingdom with thousands of servers under management. Similarly, will quickly position itself as the leader in high bandwidth dedicated web hosting for companies who need guaranteed throughput and the latest high-end servers. has partnered with SoftLayer Technologies to ensure their offerings are in the top data centers in Washington D.C., Seattle or Dallas and connected via a 10G private network. provides gigE ports on all servers and has a minimum 10 gigE connection from the backbone to the rack.

Unmanaged offerings start from $199 per month and include:

  • 10TB guaranteed bandwidth
  • Free SSL certificates
  • Free third party monitoring
  • Free 1,000Mbit port upgrade
  • Free KVM over IP on all servers
  • Free OS reloads
  • Free Urchin Google Analytics
  • Free McAfee Virus Protection

Managed plans are also available for an additional $69.95 per month and feature hands-on management from, a UK-2 Group sister company and experts in high performance professional server management services. now manages over 600 high profile servers and offers rapid 5 minute response times, around the clock 24/7 support and expert assistance.

"By partnering with Softlayer, we are able to focus on ensuring that our clients are getting only the best," says Marc Bollinger, general manager for "No longer is it impossible to get both quality and quantity. has the singular goal of providing only the best quality in every component of hosting for companies looking for an uncompromising dedicated hosting environment. From the machines to the connections, the software to the support staff, perfected every facet of the business before launch to ensure top quality."

Other features of include:

  • Internap Flow Control Platform (FCP) intelligent routing which proactively reviews the network for the best performing route or the most cost-effective routes based on's requirements.
  • Choice of pre-configured quick setup servers or customized servers up to Quad Core Opteron processors.

The vouchers will be good for any of the Seadog cruise rides including the all new Seadog Extreme, the most horse-powered commercial passenger vessel of its kind currently cruising the Great Lakes. Seadog cruises depart from Chicago's historic Navy Pier and also include a choice of either the River Lake Architecture Tour or the Speedboat Lake Tour. will be at Booth #613 at HostingCon 2008. For more information please visit

About is the leader in true high bandwidth dedicated web hosting. With 10TB of guaranteed bandwidth, the highest quality servers running from SoftLayer Technologies data centers and every component tuned for peak performance, is the first choice for companies with demanding hosting needs.

About UK-2 Group

The UK-2 Group has been providing domain name registration and web hosting services since 1998. To date we have sold over a million domain names, have thousands of shared and dedicated hosting customers and operate out of several state-of-the-art, multi-million pound data centers. We are proud of our heritage and long standing experience of the hosting industry and are committed to providing reliable, secure and great value products and services underpinned with excellent support. UK2-Group is also a major shareholder in the merged Redbus Interhouse and Telecity Group, the leading European data centre provider.

Media Contact: [email protected], (949) 500-6422,




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