Reading, UK - 16 September 2008: DediPower, one of the UK's fastest growing managed hosting providers, has been selected by CNM Online to provide all their managed hosting requirements. Focusing on the heating, catering and washroom markets, CNM Online has experienced explosive growth over the last 2 years of over 200% p.a.

Being exclusively an eCommerce business it is critical that CNM Online maintains a constant presence on the internet, any downtime of their website can prove to be very expensive both in terms of lost business and causing a negative impact on customer loyalty. CNM Online operates in a very dynamic market with eRetailing continuing to show rapid growth despite a turndown in overall retailing in the UK. Estimates indicate shoppers in the UK spent nearly £27 billion online in the first six months of 2008, up 38% on the first half of 2007 with an estimated 17p in every pound spent online.*

“We had already experienced the damaging effect of being offline and were determined to find a managed hosting partner we could rely on. In selecting DediPower we carried an exhaustive review of the market to find a company that had established an excellent track record and had proven, in depth and high quality technical capabilities backed up by a staff that really understood our needs. Our experience of working with DediPower has confirmed that we took the right decision in selecting them. I am very pleased with DediPower, they deliver what they say they will,” said Carl Simpson, Managing Director and Founder, CNM Online.

DediPower is focused on the eCommerce market with its Managed Hosting solutions enabling businesses to focus on their core competencies to deliver their business goals. The DediPower business server solutions provide custom built high-specification dedicated servers combined with a world-class hosting infrastructure that has been designed to ensure the highest levels of network uptime, availability, flexibility and security.

“CNM Online joins a fast growing list of eRetailing companies who are putting their trust in DediPower’s managed hosting services to ensure they maintain their ‘always on’ online presence. We are very pleased to have been chosen by CNM Online following an intensive selection process. Our results speak for themselves,” commented Craig Martin, CEO, DediPower.

*Source: IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales July 2008 Index

About DediPower Managed Hosting
DediPower, one of the UK’s fastest growing managed hosting providers delivers a range of managed hosting solutions including: dedicated servers, application and exchange hosting, high availability multi-server clusters and co-location. DediPower is a Microsoft Gold Certified partner and a RedHat Ready Hosting partner. A winner of numerous awards, hosted sites include Sony, Sam Learning, Institute of Physics, Coca-Cola, Capita, First Great Western a2d Carphone Warehouse. Established in 1998 and self funded, DediPower runs its own purpose built data centres totalling over 22,000 sq ft situated in Reading, UK. For more information call 0870 252 3600, email info@dedipower.com or visit our website – http://www.dedipower.com

Published on: 12:00AM on 16th September 2008