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Pantheon Hosting

Web hosting from a trusted partner

Cornell has contracted with Pantheon, to provide a Drupal and WordPress hosting solution to campus. Pantheon is a container-based, cloud hosting solution, that allows for easy scaling (depending on the service plan chosen), nightly backups, SSL, and offers 24/7 Priority support to Cornell customers.

  • Pay via campus chart string (no purchase order (PO) required)
  • Service plans:
    • Basic: For sites with up to 25,000 monthly visits and 125,000 pages served; 5 custom domains
    • Performance Small:  Everything from Basic, with added New Relic, Redis, and Solr Search options; 10 Custom domains
    • Performance Medium: 50,000 monthly visits, 250,000 pages served; 15 custom domains
    • Performance Large: 150,000 monthly visits, 750,000 pages served; 35 custom domains
    • Elite 
      • For sites up that need up to 10 Million monthly visits, and unlimited page views
      • Anticipate large fluctuations in traffic
      • Site requires uptime SLA
      • Contact cit-hosting@cornell.edu to discuss Elite plan offerings

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Best for:

  • Quick to create and launch a simple website
  • No design or development skills required
  • Allows domain mapping (yoursite.cornell.edu) for public sites
  • CampusPress updates and patches WordPress and plug-ins

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Best for:

The Acquia website states, "A collection of essential software from the Drupal community, Acquia Drupal provides a quick on-ramp to begin building Drupal websites." The service includes developer tools, a drag-and-drop admin interface, 24 x 7 monitoring, and elastic resources to accommodate spikes in site traffic.

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See the Regulated Data Chart for Cornell policy considerations for this service.


Best for:

Small sites without need for back-end programming languages such as PHP or ColdFusion. 

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See the Regulated Data Chart for Cornell policy considerations for this service.


Best for:

Customers who have technical skills and knowledge in installing and maintaining web software

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