Why Posix?

Where you host your site is a business decision based on the following factors:

  • Connectivity
  • Server load
  • Service
  • Price
  • Added value

Posix Systems offers world-class connectivity, complete control and value-added services at an affordable price that gives you the power and benefit that comes with putting your business on-line.


Local Peering/connectivity:

2 MB to JINX (Johannesburg InterNet exchange)
4 MB to IS - Internet Solutions
6 MB local (RSA) transit via IS - Internet Solutions

International Peering/connectivity:

10 MB to LIPEX (London Internet Providers EXchange)
(includes transit to LINX)
5 MB International transit via TeliaSonera

Server Load:

Our high end hosting servers are managed through software that is dedicated to the requirements of site hosting, minimizing server load and maximizing efficiency.


User friendly Web front-end for administration secure (SSL up to 128bit encryption) available 24hrs a day 365 days a year you have full control over all aspects of your domain add/remove/amend administrators secure FTP access detailed management reports control of access for all users including administrators add/remove/amend e-mail accounts add/remove/amend aliases detailed site statistics detailed billing information add extra plug-ins FrontPage extensions PHP extensions MySQL Database extensions amend the number of e-mail accounts in real-time amend the amount of disk space you require in real-time built in help files support desk.


Due to our level of automation we can offer lower prices than other ISP. We have no extra charges for the amount of hits your site generates (within reason). Please see our Products area for prices.
note: this may change to a traffic based tarriff

Added value:

Posix Systems offers plug-ins and special deals to their users. These value-added elements are continuously being updated with plug-ins such as: commerce servers, shopping baskets and Intranet applications.