SmartServerManagement is a small branch of the PCSmart Group, a UK based business trading since 2006. We provide Linux server management services to clients around the world, and specialise in supporting Virtualization with OpenVZ, Xen and optionally SolusVM, as well as cPanel and LAMP systems.

Budget cPanel Recurring Management Service - Just 15/Month (Approx $24)

Our cPanel recurring management service is designed to take the stress out of managing a cPanel server for those on a budget. This is a request based service, not a pro-active service. You will have access to our Helpdesk backed by knowledgable staff, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you would like something doing or have a problem, let us know and we will get onto it.

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  • 24x7x365 access to our helpdesk & technicians
  • 1 Hour response time guarantee for support tickets
  • Unlimited Admin Time
  • Initial Server Setup
  • Comprehensive Server Hardening (On request)
  • System Optimization (On request)
  • Support for all technical cPanel/WHM issues
  • Support for all backend software
  • System and backend software updates (On request)
  • 3rd party software installation and support (Best effort basis)
  • Disaster recovery and server backup restoration
  • Account and server migration

Hardening & Security

  • Installation of ConfigServer Firewall.
  • Installation of ConfigServer Login Failure Daemon (LFD).
  • Update operating-system and all server related software.
  • Disable unused & potentially vulnerable services.
  • Limit access to select system binaries.
  • Harden /etc/host.conf and /etc/sysctl.conf.
  • Harden temporary system directories (/tmp, /var/tmp and /dev/shm).
  • Installation of CHKRootKit and RKHunter.
  • Installation of Libsafe.
  • Installation of Mod_Security.
  • Apache Hardening (Optionally with SuPHP).
  • PHP Hardening with Suhosin.
  • FTP Hardening.
  • SSH hardening.
  • MySQL Hardening.
  • Disable compilers for underprivileged users.
  • Enable shell fork bomb protection.
  • Enable php open_basedir protection.
  • Enable background process killer.
  • Enable reccomended cPanel "Tweak settings".
  • (Optional) Disable potentially dangerous php functions.
  • (Optional) Root Login email notification.


  • Installation of SpamAssassin.
  • Installation of ClamAV Antivirus.
  • Installation of Vipul's Razor.
  • Installation of DCC.
  • Installation of SARE Rules + Automatic Updates (SpamAsassin Rules Emporium)
  • Implement increased logging functions
  • Implement Realtime Blackhole Lists (RBLs).
  • Implement Dictionary Attack Protection.
  • Implement Rate Limiting

Optimization, Monitoring + Additional Software

  • Install RFXN System Priority (SPRI).
  • Install RFXN Process Resource Monitor (PRM).
  • Install MyTop.
  • Install Sysstat Package.
  • Install Configserver Explorer (CSE)
  • (Optional) Server Load email notification.
  • (Optional) FFMPEG Installation
  • Apache Optimization
  • MySQL Optimization

Want more comprehensive management?

If you are hosting a business or mission critical website, want your server looked over with a fine-tooth comb, or require thorough optimization, you may want a more comprehensive management solution. We can offer fully proactive management services, with proactive security updates, monitoring, Ksplice rebootless update technology and prioritized support from our Senior Technicians.

Our regular server management is offered at 25/Hour or 50/Month per server.

Please email [email protected] for a quote.