|Hosting Plan||Features||Disk Space||Bandwidth||Price|
|Grid Shared Hosting Shared||
|VPS - Cpanel or Plesk VPS||
|VPS - Developer VPS||
|Managed Wordpress Shared||
No. Media Temple offers Linux-based hosting only.
Grid Hosting is Media Temple's brand name for its shared hosting services.
Yes. Media Temple is owned by GoDaddy.com.
No. Media Temple does not provide free domains.
No. Media Temple offers a consistent pricing structure, so when your plan comes up for renewal, your prices will be the same.
It has a Site Mover service which costs $150 per website. You can use this service to transfer to, or away from, Media Temple's hosting packages. Site Mover does not include the transfer of email or domain names.
Yes. Media Temple has a 30-day money back guarantee on hosting services only.
Yes. Media Temple offers a 99.999% uptime guarantee, which is generous compared to comparable hosts.
It will refund 20% of your monthly hosting fee for each 20 minutes of downtime in that month: a promise which it calls 20/20 Uptime.
Yes. Live phone support is available 24/7 via the number on their site. You can also get help by using live chat, ticket, or by sending a message to @mediatemplehelp on Twitter.
Yes. It has a separate Website Builder plan, which provides the Virb software for drag-and-drop website creation.
The company uses two datacenters in the United States. One is in El Segundo, CA, and one in Ashton, VA. The El Segundo datacenter is one of the largest on the west coast.
Yes. Up to 100 websites can be run under one Grid Hosting account.
Media Temple offers PHP, Perl, Python, Apache, MySQL, Git, and SVN.
Yes. This host does offer an unlimited bandwidth and disk space with its premium package, which would cover running an image intensive site such as a gallery.
Providing you are not offering file downloads, it's unlikely that Media Temple would object to an image-heavy site.
Magento is provided as a one-click installer. However, no specific Magento packages or support exists.
Media Temple provides a proprietary control panel on shared hosting accounts, which it calls the Grid Control Panel. VPS and dedicated servers come with a choice of Plesk or cPanel.
Media Temple provides SiteLock Security Services for an additional fee.
The SiteLock product comes with an optional CDN, TrueSpeed. There is an extra fee for SiteLock.
On VPS and dedicated servers, you can install WordPress, Joomla!, Magento, phpBB, and other applications with one click. This feature is available regardless of the control panel you choose.
On Grid Hosting, MediaTemple offers 20 one-click scripts in its Managed App Catalog.
Video streaming is most appropriately served by VPS services or dedicated servers.