An overview of our Partner CompaniesHoststar works with software producers, hardware suppliers, distributors and other telecommunications companies as partners, in order to be able to offer the best possible service constantly to you, our customers.
Cooperation - the right partner for every area of expertise
SWITCHhas been at the service of the networked Swiss academic world since 1987. It represents Swiss interests in numerous committees, contributing significantly in a key role to the development and operation of the Internet in Switzerland. SWITCH is the main official body for registration and administration of domain names with the extensions .CH and .LI, and as a long-time partner, offers the perfect basis for straightforward domain name handling.
Parallels is a worldwide leading company in the field of virtualization and automation software, which optimises computing for users, companies and service providers over the range of all important hardware-, operating system- and virtualization-platforms. We work closely together with the Parallels firm in order to give our customers the possibility of comfortable realization and management of their web projects. As part of this collaboration, the management interface is constantly extended and optimized, which means that we can always make a user-friendly management interface available to our customers.
Our company depends on a reliable and stable communications infrastructure.
In this area we rely on the major Swiss provider.
A great deal is demanded of our network equipment as regards flexibility and quality. For this reason we use network components from the 3Com firm.
3Com is a leading provider of secure data networking products –designed for the practical requirements of businesses of all sizes and public institutions.
Dell is an international concern that produces computer systems, servers, networks, software and peripherals.
We attach great value to high-performance, reliable hardware. For this reason, our Network Operations Center is equipped with a top-end hardware system from the Dell company.
Microsoft is a multinational software manufacturer that has developed into the market leader for operating systems and office applications.
In order to fulfil our daily tasks efficiently and professionally, our Network Operation Center is structured on the basis of the latest software from Microsoft.
SWICO is the Swiss Association for Information, Communications and Organization Technology. Over 400 suppliers and manufacturers in the ICT/CE sector are organized in SWICO, and, with their 34,000 employees, they generate a turnover of more than 19 billion Swiss francs. This makes SWICO one of the most important business associations in Switzerland.
OFCOM, the Swiss Federal Office of Communications, is a federal authority for regulating the telecommunications and broadcasting market in Switzerland.
The Federal Office of Communications was established in 1992 as part of the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC).