Chime Interactive provides its clients with discounted hosting services
from its server farm located at Above.net's
co-location facility. Chime hosts
over 200 web sites and is currently accepting new hosting-only clients on
a referral-basis only.
The following services are available as part of Chime's hosting package:
- Web Hosting - hosting of web site(s), including a suite of
automated tools (see list below), web site usage analysis
and statistics, support for MySQL, Php, mod_perl, etc.
The Chime Content Management Suite is included in all hosting accounts.
Users log into a secure control panel and update information through
web forms which can then be incorporated into their web site, enabling
dynamic real-time content.
The basic hosting package includes the following tools:
- Tour dates
- News (& multiple posting boards)
- Photo gallery
- Releases (CDs, vinyl, tape with track listings and links to purchase)
- Link manager (to manage lists of links to other web sites)
- Mailing list web gateway
- Client list (artist roster, etc)
- and more...
The advanced Content Management Suite includes:
- Chime List Manager (for managing mailing lists)
- Chime Store Manager (E-commerce)
- Flyer and poster PDF generator
- Show Itinerary PDF generator
- and more...
Web statistics and Web mail is also included in all hosting accounts.
- DNS Hosting - hosting of dns zone files for all clients' domain
names is included at no additional cost.
- Email Hosting - hosting of email (POP3/IMAP) is included at
no cost (additional costs may be required for a large number of accounts).
Email forwarding to other email addresses is free (any number). Advanced
mailing lists, vacation messaging, and spam filters (procmail, TMDA, etc)
are available upon request.
- E-Commerce Hosting - hosting of an online store for clients who
wish to process and fulfill their own orders, this secure online store
provides a way to receive customer orders and is remotely administered
through simple web forms (uploading of new sku items, retrieving placed
- Domain Name Registration -
Chime is an OpenSRS domain name reseller which allows us to register
domain names more affordably than larger institutions such as Network
Solutions or Register.com. For more information, click