Introducing Writools DevOps

It's simple. We handle everything!

Writools DevOps is our new tailor-made hosting service designed to simplify your life. The concept is simple, we take care of your hosting so you can focus on what really matters. Each of our packages includes a wide range of advantages and gives you peace of mind.

Environment configuration

Every customer is entitled to a private, secure and custom-designed Linux hosting environment.

Installation and management of SSL Certificates

Each hosting package includes the set-up and renewal of SSL certificates, so that your application is secured by HTTPS.

Security updates

Each environment is regularly updated to maximize the security of your data and the proper operation of your application.

Automatic weekly backups

Your data is backed up automatically, once a week, to prevent loss in the unlikely event of a failure.

Real-time uptime monitoring

Our team monitors the status of your application in real time to ensure its availability and will immediately intervene in case of problems.

Any application

We host many types of web applications including PHP, Docker, Node.JS, Python, DotNet Core, Java and many more!

Domain name management (DNS)

In addition to the servers, we also take care of managing and configuring your DNS records to simplify your experience and facilitate assistance when needed.

Access to databases

You're a little more experienced? You will be able to get web and remote access to your databases if you request it.

First class service

As always, we are committed to providing superior service to our customers. You can contact us at any time and free of charge for any request or question related to your hosting.

Our offers

Discover the package that suits you best

Regardless of your requirements, we have what you need. Our team will be happy to assist you in choosing the best hosting package for your application.

Startup

Our tailor-made entry plan with a wide range of benefits.

Environment configuration
Linux server, 1 GB RAM & 1 TB transfer
SSL Certificate Management
Security updates
Weekly backups
Uptime monitoring
Any application
Domain name management
First-class service

Professional

Get an extra layer of testing before deployments and updates.

Additional testing environment
Environment configuration
Linux server, 1 GB RAM & 1 TB transfer
SSL Certificate Management
Security updates
Weekly backups
Uptime monitoring
Any application
Domain name management
First-class service

Business

Need more? We offer a wide range of advanced features such as:

Powerful servers
Higher bandwidth
Windows Hosting
High-performance databases
Daily database backups
Load-balancing
Storage of files and assets
And more!

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How can we help you?

We have gathered the most frequently asked questions here in order to give you more information about Writools DevOps and our offers.

1 I am already a client of the agency, can I get a preferential rate?
We do offer preferential rates on our hosting packages if your application was developed by Writools or is maintained by our team.

Contact us to find out more!
2 What kind of servers do you use?
Each customer has his own virtual private server (VPS) running with Ubuntu server 18.04. Our basic offer includes 25 GB storage, 1 GB RAM, 1 CPU and 1000 GB bandwidth per month. It is possible to increase these performances if needed.
3 Where are the applications hosted?
Writools is a partner of DigitalOcean, a company that provides various hosting and cloud computing solutions. As a result, the majority of the applications will be hosted through DigitalOcean's infrastructure in Toronto.
4 How does billing work?
Your first payment (for the first month) must be made as soon as you join the service, then you will be billed at the end of each month and will have 20 days to pay your invoice upon receipt.
5 Is it possible to increase my hosting package along the way?
Of course! It is very simple to increase the performance or storage space of your server when you need it. Plus, additional features such as load balancers or high-performance databases can also be later added.
6 Is it possible to host applications on Windows Server?
Our standard packages usually include a Linux server, however if your application requires a Windows Server environment, you can still opt in to this service. Our team will analyze with you the specific needs of your application and we will be able to offer you a customized package.

However, please note that we are able to host ASP.Net Core applications on Linux and that this solution is generally more affordable.

Contact us for more information
7 How can I contact you when I have requests regarding my hosting?
There are several ways to contact us to make changes to your hosting or to modify your package!

You can write to us at any time at support@writools.ca or make a request on our support portal: support.writools.ca. You will need to login with your email address and the password you chose when you subscribed to Writools DevOps.
8 I would like to add a sub-domain or modify my DNS records, how do I proceed?
It's simple, simply go to our support portal: support.writools.ca. (You will need to login with your email address and the password you chose when you subscribed to Writools DevOps). Then, select the option "Modify my DNS records". You will then be able to make a change request by telling us the details of your demand and we will perform the modification as soon as possible.
9 I want to deploy a new version of my application, how can I do it?
It's simple, go to our support portal: support.writools.ca. (You will need to log in with your email address and the password you chose when you subscribed to Writools DevOps). Then, select the "Application Deployment" option. You will then be able to make a deployment request by telling us the details of your demand and by uploading your application files to us. We will then perform the deployment as quickly as possible.

Moreover, if the application you are hosting has been developed or is maintained by Writools you will not need to send a deployment request, because new versions of your application will be automatically deployed.
10 Are there any additional charges when I contact Writools support?
There are absolutely no support fees, it's included in your package. Therefore, do not hesitate to contact us for any request.
11 I would like my server data to be backed up more frequently. Is this possible?
Of course! For an additional cost, your databases can be backed up daily to provide an extra level of data protection.

Can't find what you're looking for? We will be happy to help you.

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