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Frequently Asked Questions

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Who is PowNode for?

PowNode is for everyone who needs a fast server for their busisness. PowNode is for professionals, but also for unexperienced users that want to launch an online platform. Test envirements and production server are some of the possibilities of our Nodes. Additionally, PowNode provides the perfect solutions, fully managed Nodes so you can focus on your business.

What makes PowNode so unique?

PowNode offers significantly faster hardware at fair prices, the best plans, flexible contracts, Fully managed services and the best support.

Why should I get a cloud solution over a shared hosting plan?

PowNode users can have their personal cloud server in under two minutes minutes. Each Node comes with full root access, a choice of distributions, customized images, and the ability to scale the setup. A cloud solutions has more power, more options and possibilities.

And you the cheapest on the net?

No, probably not, but we offer the best service, speed, api and community.

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Billing & Pricing

How am I billed?

After every order your Node will be charged from your balance or credit card.

Can I get a discount for paying upfront for a longer period?

No, we offer monthly contract for the best price possible. We want to stay flexible to you and all of our other users. /p>

Am I paying if my Node is in a powered off?

Yes. Your diskspace, CPU, RAM, and IP address are all reserved while your Node is powered off. If you want to save a Node for future use take a snapshot of it and then destroy it. You'll be able to create a new Node from the snapshot image anytime to bring it back online.

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Do you offer backups?

Yes we do! PowNode offers daily backups of your server, one time a day. Do you need some extra backup space for personal backup? Contact our support team.

Do you host DNS?

Yes, for all of our customers running 1 or more Nodes we deliver high quality DNS hosting. We support ipv6 for the future and dns management is possible with the api.

Do you charge for bandwidth?

Yes. Plans start with 1TB per month and increase incrementally. Once the monthly transfer limit has been exceeded, the cost of bandwidth is $0.02 per GB over the limit

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Can I encrypt my Node?

Yes. You are free to encrypt your own partitions or put encrypted files on your Nodes.

Is my data save for US government?

Yes. We do not deliver access to our cloud platform to NSA and we also offer out services outside the US for patriot act free hosting.

Where are your datacenters located?

We have datacenters located in the NYC area (operated by Equinix), San Francisco (Telx), and in Amsterdam (TelecityGroup). We have multiple uplink providers, including Level3, Tiscali, Cogent.