Silent Way Web Development and Hosting

Need a new website or improvements to an old site? Need help with music streaming, encoding and online distribution? Silent Way offers web construction, consultation, hosting packages, domain name registration and search engine placement.

Silent Way can build your site, or improve what you've already built. How about a fully dynamic website which draws info from a database? Perhaps you just need advice on what to do next.

Web hosting packages are customized for each client. All packages include:

  • POP/SMTP/IMAP email (client-based applications such as Outlook, etc) and Web-based access to email accounts (via
  • Very fast Apache webserver, redundant 100Mb connections with multiple carriers across a diversified fiber network, connecting to different entrances to the Internet's backbone. Bandwidth is unsaturated.
  • Flexible web space allowances that can grow/shrink as you need space.
  • FTP access.
  • No Microsoft server software, so sites are resistant to many security attacks.
  • PHP4 for dynamically generated web pages drawing info from an easily updated database.
  • Unlimited MySQL databases with PHPMyAdmin web-based administration.
  • Full Unix shell
  • Crontab access
  • Full CGI access with prebuilt CGI Scripts (FormMail, etc)
  • Server Side Includes (SSI)
  • XML/XSL/XSLT support
  • CVS repository
  • Samba access
  • Jabber chat
  • Prebuilt guestbook
  • Detailed server stats
  • Prebuilt PHP plug-ins: Polls, Mail, Forum, Blog
  • For the hardcore geeks, the server details: Apache (Unix), mod_ssl, OpenSSL, PHP, DAV, MySQL on Debian Linux.
  • Additional services available as optional add-ons:
    • Drupal CMS.

    • Mirrors, redirects, subdomains, etc.

    • Group discussion and announcement-only email lists.
    • RealAudio and Video (http stream).
    • Quicktime streaming.
    • Form-based email contact so that spam harvesting robots can't get your address (like this page).
    • SSL Secure Server option for "https" secure pages, ready for shopping carts and other ecommerce.
    • Password protected web directories for private pages. (.htaccess with IProtect hack protection)
    • FTP drop-box (for people to deliver files to you that are too big for email, but under 7MB).
    • Custom DNS

Contact Silent Way for more details

Also see Silent Way's IT Consulting, Macintosh Consulting and Audio Consulting services.