How Astra simplifies security for hosting providers
Laurent Vergnaud founded Themecloud.io in 2014 with its headquarters in Paris. Themecloud is a WordPress hosting company that helps you built WordPress websites from scratch. They work in a way where you don’t end up coding a single line, Themecloud handles all the technicalities like migrations, backups and security. Themecloud aims to live in a future where the best open-source technologies are easily accessible to everyone.
Themecloud is known for its hassle free, high performance, secure hosting. The firm has made a mark in the global markets, with hundreds of happy customers from all around the world. Since its inception, Themecloud has made some astonishing achievements & partnered with huge brands. With periodic updates and exciting new features being integrated everyday, It’s loyal customers are making Themecloud a key player in the managed website hosting domain.
Security is a major concern for hosting companies like Themecloud.
Maintaining the security of their websites is one of the top priorities for millions of WordPress users due to the humongous amount of attacks targeting WordPress websites on a daily basis. In 2012 alone, more than 170,000 WordPress websites were hacked. In 2017 1.5 million WP websites have been victims of exploitation & defacement due to content-injection vulnerability.
Due to the increasing security threats, Themecloud has partnered with Astra to provide easy to use, secure Wordpress websites.
In which, Themecloud provides the managed WordPress hosting to businesses & Astra powers the security of those business running on Themecloud. Each website that uses Themecloud has the Astra Web Application Firewall pre-installed for their security. By including Astra's security suite in all their hosting plans, Themecloud customers can focus on their businesses knowing that their websites are safe and secure.
According to Laurent: "As Astra is included in all Themecloud plans It has become a reason for potential customers to choose Themecloud over it's competitors as Themecloud offers security protection out of the box."
Results & Benefits
Astra is the doorkeeper of all Themecloud websites. Stopping bad bots, malware and threats like SQLi, XSS, LFI in real time. Further enhancing performance and showing relevant traffic thus increasing revenue.
- Increased sales with guaranteed security - Day to day we hear cases of websites getting hacked and personal data getting compromised. Astra firewall ensures security and customer feel safe in sharing information. Moreover it keeps Malicious traffic away.
- Hassle free integration - Astra comes pre-configured with Themecloud hosting plans. Themecloud ranks high in terms of security status of the WordPress hosting. Daily reports by Astra keeps customers informed about the daily security status of their website.
- 24x7 online client support - They are easily approachable over chat or one can raise ticket from support.
- Peace of Mind - In today’s world where 60,000 websites are attacked everyday, Themecloud customers are so much at peace knowing that Astra is taking care of their website's security.