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Hosting for developers: full shell access to fast servers with all your favorite tools pre-installed and maintained for you.
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What is WebFaction?

No need to spend hours installing and configuring the software, database and other tools. We have over 50 one-click installers in our control panel.
WebFaction is a tool in the Cloud Hosting category of a tech stack.

Who uses WebFaction?

3 companies reportedly use WebFaction in their tech stacks, including Magpile, Naonik, and uairtek.

22 developers on StackShare have stated that they use WebFaction.

WebFaction's Features

  • 100GB diskspace, RAID-10 setup
  • 512MB application RAM
  • Free RAM for web and database servers
  • Full shell access

WebFaction Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to WebFaction?
Get a server running in minutes with your choice of Linux distro, resources, and node location.
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It's somewhat unique. A small PaaS that supports web apps (Python only) as well as scheduled jobs with shell access. It is an expensive way to tinker and run several small apps.
Amazon EC2
It is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers.
Microsoft Azure
Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. You can build applications using any language, tool or framework. And you can integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.
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WebFaction's Followers
32 developers follow WebFaction to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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