FastVirtual was founded in 1998 to provide businesses and individuals
with an affordable means to maintain a high quality web presence. Our
focus on performance, reliability and customer care has ensured continual
growth, and our servers are now home to personal, business and ecommerce
web sites from all 50 states and more than 70 different countries.
We remain as focused as ever on providing an excellent hosting experience.
With an array of value-added services, free tools and scripts and excellent
levels of customer care, most of our customers have chosen FastVirtual
based on recommendations from others.
Domain Registration Services
While most providers charge additional fees for anything beyond a
domain holding page, at FastVirtual we wanted to provide customers
with a fully-featured domain name
registration service, with all common options and services
included as standard.
This was made possible with the launch of DomainDiscover in 1999; a
company that has now grown into one of the largest registrars in the
We have managed to significantly reduce domain registration costs,
as well as to simplify the entire domain registration and maintenance
procedure. All settings and options are easily configured from a
single, unified control panel, and all changes are instantly applied.
Standard features include privacy options, email forwarding, URL
forwarding, a one-page web, advanced DNS options and much more.
FastVirtual's state-of-the-art data center
was completed in 2003, and is located directly on top of Time Warner's
Mission Valley (San Diego) SONNET ring.
Time Warner's optical fiber is fed directly into the building, providing
exceptional levels of performance and reliability. With ample provisions
for expansion, quality equipment from Cisco, APC and other market leaders,
and redundancy provisions for connectivity, hardware
and electrical power, FastVirtual is well equipped to provide many years
of quality service.
The completion of our data center in 2003 provided the opportunity
for further expansion of our services, and in 2004 we introduced point-to-point
T1 and fractional T1 dedicated
access services for the San Diego Area.
Dial-up access services followed
in 2005, including basic 56K and faster accelerated dial-up; providing
up to 5 times the speed from a standard analog connection.
Dedicated access services are available in select areas of San Diego
Dial-up services, including accelerated dial-up, are available
While other companies are turning to impersonal or third-party support
options, FastVirtual remains committed to providing fast and friendly
customer care. Support representatives are standing by 24/7 to provide
assistance and answer questions by phone (toll-free), email, or via the priority support
forms available through your account control panel.