Joyent, a cloud computing provider alerted their customers that lifetime hosting deal will be discontinued. In 2005, Joyent, which was TextDrive before offered lifetime access to web hosting services for just a fee of $499. The lifetime deal included 15 top level domains, up to 20GB of bandwidth per month, and 2GB of storage from TextDrive and a complete range of application suite managed by Joyent that will be available as long as the company is standing. Many where upset about the said decision of Joyent but because of the constantly changing technology of the internet, “lifetime guarantee” is not very viable to the market.

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