Netvantage Internet Hosting Policies
All services may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission,
storage, or presentation of any information, data or material
in violation of any Australian or United States Federal,
State or City law is prohibited. This includes, but is
not limited to: copyrighted material, material we judge
to be threatening, obscene, demeaning to others, or material
protected by trade secret and other statute. The subscriber
agrees to indemnify and hold Netvantage Internet harmless
from any claims resulting from the use of the service
which damages the subscriber or any other party.
Note: Pornography and sex-related
merchandising are prohibited on all servers. This includes
sites that may infer sexual content, or link to adult
content elsewhere. This is also true for sites that promote
any illegal activity or content that may be damaging to
our servers or any other server on the internet. Links
to such materials are also prohibited.
In addition any site selling
or promoting Bulk email services is not allowed
Examples of non-acceptable
content or links:
- Pirated software
- Hackers programs or archives
- Warez Sites
- Irc Bots
We will be the sole arbiter
as to what constitutes a violation of this provision.
Due to the unique resource characteristics and traffic
patterns associated with certain types of sites, the following
are limited to 5 gigs of free traffic:
- Sub hosting - any domain housing
- Shareware, sound, video, image
and multimedia archives
- Mirror sites
- Distribution points
- Any site whose primary purpose
is file distribution
The price charged for data above the agreed quota
is online here.
Each account comes with its own cgi-bin. You are free
to use any CGI scripts you wish, however we reserve the
right to disable any CGI script that effects normal server
operation without prior warning.
We do not allow clients to install their own chat rooms.
These tend to be large system hogs and we cannot allow
it as an account option. We do provide a choice of Java
chat rooms for a small extra charge that will more than
fill your needs and run without hindering the performance
of the machine for others.
Background Running Programs
We may allow programs to run continually in the background.
These are considered on a one to one basis and an extra
charge will be incurred based on system resources used
and operational maintenance needed.
We currently do not allow IRC or IRC bots to be operated
on our servers.
Our servers may not be the source, intermediary, or destination
address involved in the transmission of spam, flames,
or mail bombs. Your domain may not be referenced as originator,
intermediary, or reply-to address in any of the above.
Advertising sites on other servers which in turn contain
links to a domain on our servers is prohibited. We consider
spam any mass unsolicited message in the mediums of Newsgroups
and Email. If you are found to have spammed, then we will
immediately, without warning, disable your domain. In
addition, we will impose a $100 penalty for each spam
policy violation. We reserve the right to refuse or cancel
service to known spammers. Lastly, we reserve the right
to determine what violates this policy.
As such, any violation
will result in immediate deactivation of services without
Any attempts to undermine or cause harm to a server is
Customer agrees that it shall defend, indemnify, save
and hold Netvantage Internet harmless from any and all
demands, liabilities, losses, costs and claims, including
reasonable attorney's fees asserted against Netvantage
Internet, its agents, its customers, officers and employees,
that may arise or result from any service provided or
performed or agreed to be performed or any product sold
by customer, it's agents, employees or assigns. Customer
agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Netvantage
Internet against liabilities arising out of; (1) any injury
to person or property caused by any products sold or otherwise
distributed in connection with Netvantage Internet server;
(2) any material supplied by customer infringing or allegedly
infringing on the proprietary rights of a third party
and (3) copyright infringement.
Refusal of Service:
We reserve the right to refuse or cancel service at our
- Free Hosting Trial:
Free hosting is available for 30 days. If the client no linger wishes to host
with Netvantage the client has 30 days to contact Netvantage and cancel their
hosting before they are
billed ongoing for the next 30 days at the current rate for the plan
they are trialing. Alternatively
client may choose to opt for a contract period of their choosing.