|[February 26, 2013]
The Web is Thriving-It's Hosting That's Dead: Pantheon Offers Website Owners a Bright Future in the Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Today's website owners are turning to Pantheon,
the all-in-one Drupal platform, to meet needs that traditional hosting
providers are unable to serve. Pantheon's technology, which enables
users to build, launch and run websites, is based on a cutting-edge
Web-scale infrastructure-opposed to the traditional Linux server model
offered by conventional hosting providers, virtual private servers and
Check out Pantheon's whitepaper
Hosting is Dead: Break free from servers, slash costs, and grow your
"If you itemize the costs associated with systems architecture,
failures, system software updates and performance tweaks, it would be
easily tens of thousands of dollars in specialized consulting work.
Pantheon does it for you in software, without any upfront expense or
time wasted that could otherwise be spent on the actual website," said
Kelly Bell, founder, Gotham
City Drupal. "With Pantheon, we're also much more responsive in
terms of building new things and addressing bugs."
Whether it's te ability to scale at the click of a button or the
agility to launch sites and add new features at an unprecedented pace,
buyers switching to Pantheon from old-school hosting providers are
experiencing an increase in their site's ROI and performance.
Pantheon ensures that clients get the best possible experience from
their sites without having to worry about infamous site emergencies:
crashes when social sharing brings a flood of traffic, response times
slowing significantly, security breaches from robots, time-consuming
update processes and data loss from backups maintained on site.
Pantheon's all-in-one cloud platform ends the classic hosting
Site updates are no longer cumbersome or high-risk
Each production environment no longer requires its own unique
Server configuration in production environments always mirror those in
development, and the manual and complex task of scaling is no more
"At Pantheon we deploy on average three platform changes a day, every
day, with virtually no interruption to our customers," said Zack Rosen,
CEO, Pantheon. Read his blog, "Why
We Didn't Build a Hosting Service" for more insights. "All of our
customers-even free users-see the benefits of highly available networked
services. We scale all our customers from hundreds of visitors to
millions, literally with the click of a button -- in software."
Pantheon is based on the open-source content management system (CMS),
Drupal, which is backed by a global community of over 900,000 users and
more than 22,000 developers. Over 1.5 million websites run on Drupal,
including some of the best known and most trafficked destinations on the
Pantheon is the all-in-one Drupal platform that gives businesses and
developers everything they need to build, launch and run websites at the
speed of light for organizations as small as a local radio station or as
vast as the United States government.
The world's largest Drupal platform, Pantheon's frees developers from
the drudge work of system administration and alleviates the stress of
worrying about uptime. Pantheon handles the servers so developers focus
Pantheon is available now at http://getpantheon.com. Free
plans are available, with paid plans starting at $25 per month. For
enterprise plans please contact Pantheon 1-855-927-9387.
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