SWsoft Introduces New HostAdvantage Partner Initiative; Search Engine, Email Marketing and Other Offers Now Available

February 3, 2005

First Wave of Signed Partners Include Overture, Submitnet, IntelliContact, Constant Contact and Global Name Registry


Herndon, VA — February 3, 2005 – Today, SWsoft, the established leader in hosting automation and server virtualization software, announced HostAdvantage, a new initiative for hosting providers that offers new search engine, email marketing, domain registration and other value added services at a discounted price to its hosting customers. SWsoft has partnered with leading complementary software and service companies to offer a set of new services to increase revenues, acquire new customers and improve customer satisfaction.

“We are fully committed to hosting providers and are pleased to offer additional revenue generation engines beyond our software solutions,” said Kurt Daniel, director of marketing, SWsoft. “HostAdvantage quickly provides instant differentiation and helps end customers find economically attractive, value added services from their provider. SWsoft will further invest in HostAdvantage by adding many additional partner offers and also continue to strongly support our broad set of other partnership programs.”

HostAdvantage Links the Right Demand to the Right Services
SWsoft powers the top hosting service providers throughout the world with its automation and virtualization software. In addition to providing its partners and customers with the industry’s most comprehensive and integrated software solutions, SWsoft now offers the HostAdvantage initiative to service providers to generate additional revenue and profit through their current and future network.

Featured HostAdvantage services include:

  • Submitnet — First hosting automation solution providing true VPS hosting on Windows and including smart provisioning, automated upgrades, resource billing, automated signup and renewals for both Linux and Windows platforms.
  • Overture – Achieve prominent placement in search results on the Web’s premier sites like Yahoo!, MSN and AltaVista, where you can reach over 80% of active Internet users. Overture offers our partners and our partners’ customers a $50 credit to start using its Search Advertising services.
  • IntelliContact – Build customer relations and value add through email marketing, plus receive monthly income while improving conversion and retention. Become an IntelliContact Pro reseller and earn 25% recurring revenue, plus get a FREE 5,000 subscribers email marketing account.
  • Global Name Registry – Offer a free trial .NAME address to your customers. With the Free Trial offer, give each of your customers a personalized .NAME address free of charge, to try and explore, for 30 days and register 100,000+ names with no new technical integration.

Access SWsoft’s HostAdvantage Initiative Today
To capitalize on SWsoft’s HostAdvantage initiative, visit /en/partners/hostadvantage/ and register with one or more service partners quickly and easily.

About SWsoft
SWsoft is the recognized leader in automation and server virtualization software for hosting service companies, communications providers, and enterprises. The company powers more than 80,000 servers for customers in over 100 countries. SWsoft's products deliver industry-leading performance, stability and manageability for its customers to increase flexibility and utilization of their limited IT resources. Headquartered in Herndon, VA, with offices around the world; SWsoft is a privately held, profitable company, offering comprehensive solutions including: Plesk, Virtuozzo, PEM, HSPcomplete and SiteBuilder. For more information about SWsoft, visit www.sw-soft.com.

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