HostIndex Crowns Hostway as the Top Web Hosting Provider

For the Sixth Time, Has Ranked Hostway the Top Web Host for Its

Considerable Leadership and Superior Delivery of Its Hosting Services

Dec 15, 2005, 00:00 ET from Hostway Corporation

    CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Hostway Corporation, a leading provider
 of Web hosting and managed services, has been chosen by as the
 number one Web hosting provider for December 2005. Each month,
 chooses the top 25 Web hosting companies out of the 8,500 listed in their
 directory. These 25 companies represent the top 1% of hosting companies in the
 world, and Hostway is honored to be at the top of this elite group.
     The award is based on customer feedback, navigation of the host's Web
 site, its features and pricing, financial stability of the company and
 customer support. also takes the examination process a step
 further by evaluating each individual hosting company to obtain a well-rounded
 picture. After this rigorous investigation, HostIndex puts extra weight on the
 companies who have demonstrated considerable leadership and superior delivery
 of their hosting services.
     "Hostway has been presented with numerous industry awards in the past
 year, however this recognition from HostIndex is especially significant
 because the awards take into account feedback from the Web hosting community,
 as well as recognize the achievements of our company," said John Lee, vice
 president of marketing for Hostway. "Hostway's customers are our highest
 priority and acknowledgments like these reaffirm our success in providing
 superior service and consistently meeting our customers' needs."
     Hostway has been consistently recognized as a leading Web hosting provider
 by online hosting resources. TopHosts has ranked Hostway as the number one
 hosting provider from 2000-2005. Web Host Directory has also rated Hostway the
 number one ecommerce Hosting Provider for the last three years and this is the
 sixth time that HostIndex has chosen Hostway as the top Web hosting provider.
     About Hostway
     Hostway Corporation provides Web hosting and managed services to more than
 300,000 customers worldwide. Hostway helps individuals, small businesses and
 large enterprises achieve more value from state-of-the-art Web-based
 technologies by reducing their complexity and cost. Founded in 1998, Hostway
 is one of the five largest Web hosting companies in the world with offices in
 North America (Chicago, Tampa, Austin and Vancouver), Europe (London,
 Frankfurt, Hannover and Amsterdam) Asia (Seoul) and Australia (Sydney). For
 more information about Hostway Corporation, please visit or call 1-866-467-8929.
     CONTACT: Jennifer Mussman, Hostway (312) 994-7720,
              Drew Mitchell, Hostway, (312) 994-7714,

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