Cloud and hosting industry leaders like Go Daddy and Softlayer make Parallels Plesk Panel 10 available for their customers
Renton, WA, November 2, 2010: Cloud services enablement leader, Parallels, today announced the availability of Parallels Plesk Panel 10, the industry leading control panel that enables service providers to easily deliver the most profitable services to their hosting customers. With more than 100 new features Parallels Plesk Panel 10includes key improvements in user interface, breadth of applications, density for VPS environments, and Site Building capability.
As small businesses continue to increase their adoption of hosting and Cloud based services, industry providers continue to look for ways to launch new services, expand their existing service offerings, and reduce the churn in their business. With Parallels Plesk Panel 10, VPS providers can now offer a special VPS-optimized version of Parallels Plesk Panel that is 20-40% more efficient than the competition.
"The comprehensive features of Parallels Plesk Panel 10 enable us to enhance our offerings, automate our business and increase our company’s revenue," said George Karidis, Chief Strategy Officer at Softlayer. "Parallels Plesk Panel 10 makes it simple and easy for our partners to launch hundreds of applications with a single click."
Two components are now bundled at no charge into the product: Parallels SiteBuilder - which gives SMBs access to an easy wizard to build a website and update website content, and Customer and Business Manager - which gives hosters a completely integrated billing, ordering and payment processing solution.
"We’ve looked at some of the key audiences using Parallels Plesk Panel – shared web hosters, web designers, and SMBs, and Parallels Plesk Panel 10 is an absolute game changer for them," said Jack Zubarev, President of Marketing and Alliances at Parallels. "With this new version, Parallels reduces the complexity involved in running a hosting business, enables seamless access to commercial applications through Partner Storefront, and delivers some powerful enhancements to the user interface such as power-user mode."
Go Daddy, the world’s largest domain name registrar and leading Web hosting provider with more than 44 million domain names in its portfolio, is now offering Parallels Plesk Panel 10 to its customers.
"Many of Go Daddy's 8.5 million customers are small businesses who want to leverage the Internet to improve their business," said Warren Adelman, Go Daddy President and Chief Operating Officer. "The Cloud Services we offer with Parallels Plesk Panel 10 make it easy for administrators to manage their online businesses more efficiently."
More than 100 new and enhanced features for Parallels Plesk Panel 10 include:
Easiest to use
Most complete solution
"We have been using Parallels Plesk Panel for eight years and find it invaluable for our business but one of the most efficient elements of the product is the role-based access that ensures each employee gets the information they need in the fastest possible time," said Kathy Nelson, Chief Decision Maker at Ovaleye, a premier web host for women in business. "It really is helping us be more efficient and grow our business through the rapid deployment of Cloud services."
Other companies offering Parallels Plesk Panel 10 include:
|unixSECURITY GmbH||tophost||Servernest GmbH|
|Australia||Italy||OptimaNet Schweiz AG|
|Japan||Syrian Computer Society, SCS-Net|
|Nuxit||Tedoc Web Management v.o.f.|
|Ataraxie||Digial Media Technology Sp.Z||Atlas Networks|
|HostEurope||Usonyx||InfoQuest Technologies, Inc.|
|simply root Ltd||Spain||Ovaleye|
|PSW GROUP GmbH & Co. KG||Arsys||SiteDart Hosting|
|ABserver Datacenter||UCV Host|
Parallels is a global leader in virtualization and automation software that optimizes computing for consumers, businesses, and Cloud services providers across all major hardware, operating systems, and virtualization platforms. Founded in 1999, Parallels is a fast-growing company with more than 700 employees in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information, please visit www.parallels.com,follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ParallelsPanel and www.twitter.com/ParallelsCloud or read the Parallels Cloud Service Provider blog at http://blogs.parallels.com/serviceprovider/