A Linux server running Apache based hosting, providing a robust and stable hosting platform is ideal for the vast majority of websites. Highly recommended, it includes support for CGI Scripts, PHP, and mySQL.


Our pricing for the Linux Hosting (Standard Account) is shown below. Prices shown exclude VAT and cover a one year period.

Linux Standard with Global Domain
Linux Standard with UK Domain
Linux Standard with Euro Domain
Linux Standard (No Domain)
(domain remains at alternative host)

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Note that you can also upgrade your basic domain registration to include this account at any time. Email us for more info on how to upgrade.


  • Generous Quotas

    Our 300MB webspace quota, together with a data transfer limit of 6GB/Month, should be more than enough for a personal or small business website.

  • 100% UK Carbon Neutral Hosting

    All Broadband Cloud Solutions Linux servers are housed in the Coreix data centre in London, the first UK data centre to voluntarily offset all the CO2 emissions caused by running the centre. We only use UK Servers.

  • Reliable LINUX servers

    Industry standard Linux servers running on Intel processors, to ensure maximum reliability and performance. This account is recommended for both novice and power users!

  • FTP Accounts for All the Team

    When you open your account, you will be issued with a user name and password for FTP which grants access to all the files on your account. An additional 5 FTP logins can be created as required via the control panel.

  • Sub-Domains

    Up to 5 sub-domains (i.e. clientname.yourname.com) can be setup on your hosting account. Each sub-domain is mapped to a corresponding directory of your main account, which makes for simple but effective domain management. Sub-domains can be combined with FTP accounts to give your users their own webspace!

    Email Accounts

    Configure up to 10 email addresses at each of your domain name(s) as required. This includes pop mailboxes, forwarders, autoresponders, mailing lists, spam filters and webmail!

  • CGI Scripting

    Each account is equipped with its own CGI directory, allowing you to install and develop your own CGI scripts. We support the following CGI scripting languages, Perl and TCL. We also support Shockwave and Flash Development. SSI (server side includes) are also supported.

  • Ruby on Rails Support

    Ruby is a pure object-oriented programming language with a super clean syntax that makes programming elegant and fun. Rails is an open source Ruby framework for developing database-backed web applications.

  • PHP Scripting Capabilities

    PHP is a powerful server side scripting language ideal for the creation of dynamic data driven websites.

  • mySQL Databases

    mySQL is a powerful database engine designed to provide fast access to stored data. You can create up to 5 mySQL Databases with this hosting account. Online Database management includes full access to PhpMyAdmin.

  • Real-time Website Statistics

    View real-time usage statistics for your website, see how many people are visiting your site, where they come from, what search keywords they use to find you and more. Full access to raw website logfiles are also available.

  • Password Protected Directories

    Restrict access to certain areas of your websites. Applications include sites where membership is required to view certain content or the creation of an extranet.

  • Customised Error Pages

    Replace the standard uninformative error responses of your virtual servers with a customised page of your choice. Encourages surfers to stay on your site when an error occurs.

  • Fantastico Scripts

    The Fantastico suite, featuring a collection of Advanced “auto-install” cgi-scripts including OS Commerce, phpBB2, PHP-Nuke, 4images Gallery and many more is available as standard.

  • Advanced Features

    Linux accounts cater for the more advanced user with features such as File Manager, Online backup, cron jobs, mime types and apache handlers… All these advanced features are free!

  • CPanel – On-Line Control Panel

    Configure everything yourself with the Industry Standard ‘CPanel’ Control Panel which puts you firmly in control!

  • Pro-Active Security Protection

    All our Linux servers are protected by a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Login/Intrusion Detection and Security application, in addition to ModSecurity – a web application firewall engine.

Optional Extras

The following extras are not included as standard, but can be added to your account at any time.

  • Secondary DNS and Mail Server
  • Dedicated SSL Certificate – £45pa (plus VAT)
  • Extra 100MB Webspace
  • Extra 1GB/Month Data Transfer
  • Multi-Domain Upgrade: Host an additional 5 “add-on” domains and 5 “parked” domains on your account.
  • Remote Backup

The above extras (with the exception of the dedicated SSL) are all charged at £10 (plus VAT) each per annum, and can be purchased online.

*All prices are excluding VAT