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Web hosting provider IPowerWeb sold!

Wed, 9th May 2007, 02:53

Update: Rumors turned out to be correct, additional information below!

If rumors are correct, IPowerWeb/IPower a leading web hosting provider with over a half million web hosting accounts is currently being arranged for sale to Endurance International. Endurance International has recently been purchasing up large amounts of web hosting providers including PowWeb, FatCow and many more large brands.

If history tends to repeat itself IPowerWeb clients can be expected to be in for an interesting ride. Endurance International is known to heavily moderate their forums & ban users who voice their concerns.

The company's first moves normally include switching to call-centers & support located in India. Shortly afterwards migrating any users to their datacenter location in Boston to their own proprietary control panels and systems.

IPOWER, Inc., (www.ipower.com) a leading website hosting provider for small businesses, has been named one of the 500 fastest-growing companies in the country by Inc. magazine, which released its 2006 annual ranking of the Inc. 500 on August 23. IPOWER ranked 121 on the list with a three-year sales growth percentage of 801.2%.

Update

Both companies will continue to operate as separate entities despite the merger according to IPowerWeb insiders. Additional announcements regarding the merger will be made available soon!