advice for free file hosting script and aplus.net servers
I'm looking forward to open in the next 2 weeks a free file hosting site using yabsoft's mega file hosting script since it's the only one that has multi servers support. I was thinking to host it with a dedicated server from aplus.net
I would strongly suggest you do a search on APlus here. There is a few horror stories there. As for the other things :
#1 ) Bandwidth - Find a cheap provider with cogent in the bandwidth mix. Generally they give the cheapest pricing for these kind of projects.
#2 ) Stick to your budget - I've seen quite a few file hosting companies go bust in three months because they start to spend close to their earnings to keep up.
#3 ) Big Harddrives + Raid - Gives you performance and gives you security.
There is more, but I'm short on time for free advise
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