Dedicated Servers Ultimate power, control and privacy.

Always Available

Our engineers are available 24/7/365. So take a break and relax, knowing that we’re here if you need us.

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Straight Shooters

We believe the best way to earn your trust is by being open, honest and delivering on our promises.

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Passionate People

We are a team of eclectic individuals, but we all love technology and making it work for our customers.

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Our customers consistently rate their support experience as excellent.

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When the team working on this website asked us to write a quick message about why we started SiteHost and why we think you should trust your hosting with us we thought it would be impossible to explain in just a few short lines.

Now we know it is. Nothing we write or show you will earn your business or your trust, that takes time. We also won’t promise you 100% uptime or that we will never make a mistake, because sometimes outages happen and can’t be avoided.

Instead, what we can say is that the whole team works hard each day to provide a better hosting experience than you can get anywhere else (that’s why we started SiteHost) and we would love the opportunity to earn your trust the proper way; slowly but surely.

  • Nathan Russ Director
  • Quintin Russ Director

Fantastic Geeks, Nerds & Perfectionists

  • Erik

    Erik feels at home on a Linux server and is efficient at getting the job done. Probably something to do with being German.

  • Mike

    Mike worked at an ISP for years and still came out standing on the other side. Clearly IT doesn't scare him.

  • Albie

    Albie is passionate about many things and loves to debate almost any topic that includes code, computers or music.

  • Quintin

    If you want to talk about infrastructure, security and anything else to do with hosting, Quintin is your man.

  • Lyndon

    Lyndon probably has enough servers at home to start his own hosting company. We know, it worries us too.

  • Shelby

    When Shelby isn't writing code at SiteHost it's quite likely he's restoring one of his retro Apple computers.

A Quick Overview

Choosing hosting can be tricky and you’ve got better things to do. Let’s cut to the chase and see if a Dedicated Server is the right fit for you.

What is a Dedicated Server?

With Dedicated Servers we custom build your very own server to your specifications and then install it in one of our data centres. Nobody else can use your server, it is completely private and can be set up exactly how you want, no matter your requirements.

Is this the right solution for me?

Dedicated Servers are great if you require more resources than our virtual platforms can offer, or for projects that strict privacy, security or data sovereignty requirements. If you want the most power possible and the peace-of-mind that having your own server provides, look no further.

What are the important features?

  • A custom built server designed to your exact requirements.
  • Can meet requirements for projects with strict privacy or security concerns.
  • No sharing hardware or resources with other customers as the whole server is all yours.

Plans & Pricing

IPMI, IPv4 & IPv6, 50GB Backup Space, SSD or HDD Drives, Unmetered NZ Bandwidth & 100GB International

i7-960 $280 NZD Billed Monthly
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  • 24GB RAM
  • 6 × 1TB HDD
  • 100GB Intl. Bandwidth
  • Hot Swap
  • 12 Month Term: $340/m
  • 24 Month Term: $330/m
  • 36 Month Term: $280/m
Xeon E3-1230 $350 NZD Billed Monthly
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  • 32GB RAM
  • 4 × 480GB SSD
  • 100GB Intl. Bandwidth
  • Hot Swap
  • 12 Month Term: $450/m
  • 24 Month Term: $440/m
  • 36 Month Term: $350/m
Dual Xeon E5-2620 $615 NZD Billed Monthly
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  • 96GB RAM
  • 12 × 1TB HDD
  • 100GB Intl. Bandwidth
  • Hot Swap
  • 12 Month Term: $840/m
  • 24 Month Term: $830/m
  • 36 Month Term: $615/m

Need a bigger plan? Get in touch to discuss our custom options. All prices exclude GST.

Dedicated Server Features

brush Custom Built

Order one of our pre-configured plans, or opt for a custom built server to your exact requirements. Either way, get your perfect server with no compromises.

combinationlock Privacy & Security

Customise your firewall rules or perhaps encrypt your drives. For projects with specific privacy and security requirements Dedicated Servers are a great place to start.

mountains Ultimate Power

If you need power, bare metal delivers in spades. Your server can be configured with eye-watering specs that make performance concerns a long forgotten memory.

signpost Linux, Windows or Custom

Choose from Linux or Windows out of the box. If that doesn’t interest you just install something completely custom. The server is yours after all, so go right ahead.

key Root & IPMI Access

Every unmanaged Dedicated Server comes with full root and IPMI access so you're free to set your server up your way. Install and customise to your heart's content.

clock 24/7 Management

For important servers we highly recommend our Managed Services. We will monitor your server and respond to any issues 24/7/365, so you don't have to.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I upgrade my server during my contract?

    This is something we discuss on case by case basis with each customer, but as a general rule of thumb if you are upgrading to a larger server with increased spend there's no penalty for exiting the contract early. You would however be required to sign a new contract with a new term.

  • Do I need server management?

    We highly recommend opting for Server Management if your server will be hosting critical applications or websites where uptime is important. Problems arise, downtime happens. You should consider who would respond at 3AM if there's an urgent problem, especially if you don't have your own dedicated system engineers.

Options & Upgrades

A few options for those times when you need a little more or something a little different.

Upgrade Options Monthly NZD, excl. GST
check Dedicated /28 Subnet (11 Usable IP Addresses) $20 per 11 IP Addresses
check Dedicated /27 Subnet (27 Usable IP Addresses) $50 per 27 IP Addresses
check Additional International Bandwidth $0.20 per 1 GB
Additional Services Price NZD, excl. GST
check Server Management $150 per month
check Windows Server 2008 License $45 per month
check Windows Server 2012 License $45 per month
check SQL Server 2012 or 2008 R2 Express Edition License Free
check SQL Server 2012 or 2008 R2 Web Edition License $45 per month
check Redundant Managed Firewall (Up to 25 Rules) $50 per month
check Off-Site Backup Space $10 per GB per month
check Systems Maintenance (including backup restores) $25 per 15 minutes
check Operating System Installation Fee $250 per month

Our Clients

SiteHost is proudly trusted by thousands of great developers, designers, and businesses. Here are just a select few of those.

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Unsure which hosting is the right fit?

Don’t worry, that’s what we are here for. Get in touch and a member of our friendly team can help you make the right decision.

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