14 Jul Introducing X-Cart
Setting up an e-commerce store can be a daunting process. From designing the site to actually processing orders, there are a lot of steps and options in the set-up process. Luckily, there is a scalable software option available which will allow you to build and customize your site with ease: X-Cart. Alpha Hosting is pleased to introduce optimized hosting for X-Cart, the open-source PHP software known for its robust shopping cart solutions.
Since X-Cart started in 2001, they have grown to become one of the largest e-commerce shopping cart platforms, serving over 35,000 stores in 111 countries around the world. With its easy-to-customize theming, marketing integration, and broad support for payment processing (including PayPal, Skrill, Authorize.net, among many others), it’s easy to make your X-Cart store your own.
X-Cart boasts a number of impressive security features and is the only out-of-the-box PCI DSS compliant software you can run on your own server. Combine this industry leading security with the speed and simplicity of the Alpha Hosting cloud for a truly remarkable shopping experience!
We’re proud to have X-Cart join Alpha Hosting and we’re dedicated to providing you with the best environment for your X-Cart store. Our brand-new datacenter is built from the ground up to provide the best hardware and broadband connectivity for your e-commerce presence. With services ranging from Shared or Cloud Hosting built on our own private cloud, to an Enterprise Cluster of custom-specified systems, we have the flexible, agile architecture to take your X-Cart store to the top.
Our hosting plans for X-Cart stores are highly competitive, starting at $10.80 USD per month (when prepaid annually) for Shared Hosting. If you prefer a more flexible environment, our Cloud Hosting offers a private VM for your X-Cart for as low as $39.20 USD per month (when prepaid annually). If you need to control every aspect of your X-Cart hosting, we also offer Dedicated Servers that can be built to your exact standards, beginning at $251.96 USD per month (when prepaid annually). More information about the different plans and pricing can be found on our Managed Hosting page.
We think you’ll love X-Cart’s approach to a shopping cart for your e-commerce store. Take a few moments to test drive the X-Cart platform on our Demo Store to see if it’s right for you! When you’re convinced that we’re the right host for your future X-Cart store, contact our Sales Department and we will be sure you get the right hosting plan for your store’s needs!