Want to host my own server - what kind of internet service should I have ?

Have a server I'd like to use to host my company's website on it. It is a big site with lots of traffic (about 80000 visits / month). what kind of internet service should I get? will regular internet suffice? Yup that's 80,000 visits/month... tried Lunarpages and wasn't happy with the service. The site is mostly text/database connection but no video. Has built in caching to limit mysql connections.

Asked By: mdat25 - 4/14/2009
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Is that 80,000 page views or unique visitors... More
Answered By: Danf - 4/14/2009
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you should get a high speed connection like T1
Answered By: laxos - 4/14/2009
A simple answer, No-a regular internet connection will not suffice. If you are getting 80000+ hits/ month then you will probably need either a fiber connection, business class, T1, or other high-bandwidth and high-uptime connection. Also, you may/may not need a static IP address depending on the way you set up your... More
Answered By: rlindsay14 - 4/14/2009
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