Why STORM Test Page.

Harder working, home-grown hosting
for agencies, creatives, developers & freelancers

It’s not for everyone. It’s for you.

We’re making your world

a whole lot more whizz-bang.

Meet STORM, a unique hosting platform created for creatives. Clear, simple and uncluttered, it puts everything you need in front of you, looks after security in seconds and controls compliance in one quick click. No more juggling server space. No more slow installs. No more deployment delays. Just lots more time for the stuff you love – and clients who think you’re amazing.

Take it for a spin. It’s fast, it’s user friendly and it feels pretty darn good.

Every single server on

one simple dashboard.

We’ve put everything you need on one smart, simple dashboard. See all your servers, search for your websites and stay on top of everything. Easy.

Whitelist with one click

for super speedy security.

Whitelist an IP address for an hour, a day, a week or a year – all in one click – managing who can tap into your sites, and for how long. More security more control, more time for everything else.

Let’s Encrypt SSLs

sorted in seconds.

Get a Let’s Encrypt SSL in just one click. No confirmation emails, no authentication links, no confusing DNS records, no waiting, no worries. Redirecting to https? All done in one more click.

Making people happy.

It’s what we’re here for. Which means everything about STORM is designed to work the way it really ought to. Super fast. Super simple. Super awesome. It’ll make your team happy, and it’ll make your clients happy too. Don’t just take it from us, listen to these web wizards…



Give your team superpowers.

Deploy direct. Launch faster..

Take a shortcut, deploy sites direct from GitHub and BitBucket and launch like lightning.

Almost instant installs..

Set up WordPress, Drupal or Magento quicker than you can make a cuppa.

Serious security control. .

Manage SSL certificates, get PCI compliance, add password protection and instantly control access for locked-down, snug-as-a-bug websites.

Uptime. All the time. .

In fact, 99.995% of the time, guaranteed. It's all thanks to STORM's G10 HPE servers and multi-core Intel Xeon processors. Fast. powerful and good to know.

Super fast websites..

We designed STORM so it doesn't sit on your server, slowing you down. Which is why 82% of clients who sign up see their websites working faster.

Downtime busted..

When servers go down, they're almost always overloaded. STORM gives you a live feed of your server space - and fast scalability - putting you in control and wiping out downtime. Need a reboot or a software restart? Do it in one quick click.

Powerful new tech. .

STORM's underlying technologies include Let's Encrypt, HTTP2, Ubuntu, PHP 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, Apache, NGINX and MariaDB, all with full root access.

Your team at your fingertips..

Need to add a newbie to our server? All it takes is an email address. Want to whitelist an IP address or give SSH/FTP access? Do it in one click.

STORM, what a game changer! It's made everything quicker in our agency and made our sites faster too."
Insites Digital

Stuffed full of brilliant features

  • Ubuntu 16.04
  • Full SSH access
  • Git deployment
  • GitHub/Bitbucket integration
  • NGINX reverse proxy
  • Apache 2.2
  • PHP 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3
  • Whitelist IPs with expiry times
  • Custom PHP variables
  • Single-click Let's Encrypt
  • Multi SAN SSLs
  • CSR generation
  • Two-factor authentication
  • Remote MySQL access
  • PCI compliance
  • Custom PHP-FPM configuration
  • phpMyAdmin access
  • Redirection management
  • Domain aliases
  • Access and error logs
  • Additional domains
  • Cron/scheduled tasks
  • Automatic OS patching
  • WordPress installation
  • Hugo installation
  • Automatic self-signed SSLs
  • Disk usage email notifications
  • Security email notifications
  • Recent events audit logs
  • Dashboard domain search
  • Team management
  • WordPress automatic preview
  • Website tagging
  • Auto IP whitelist

Start a STORM in your studio.

STORM makes working with websites more awesome. It’s as simple as that. So if your team wants to do more, worry less an get back to the great work they love, give it a try.

Get in touch, pop some questions, or ask us to give you a call. 

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