Acceptable Use Policy
Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)

Last updated March 12, 2018


Illegal Activity
Client may only use AlphaNine's Server for lawful purpose. Transmission of any material in violation of any Country, Federal, State or Local regulation is prohibited. To this effect, child pornography is strictly prohibited as well as housing any copyrighted information (to which the customer does not hold the copyright or an appropriate license) on AlphaNine's server. Also, using AlphaNine's servers or network to conspire to commit or support the commission of illegal activities is forbidden as well.

Websites dedicated to the discussion of hacking activities or the distribution of hacking tools are prohibited. Also, the usage of AlphaNine's computer systems or network to access any system, service, or network without the owner's consent is expressly forbidden.

Service Interruptions
Any activity which causes service interruptions to either AlphaNine's network/servers or any outside network. This includes, but is not limited to, the execution of Denial of Service attacks or other maliciously configured software.

Shared cPanel Addendum
cPanel accounts created should not exceed limits which if in good faith AlphaNine believes will have adverse effects on the normal optimal operation of our services.

MySQL queries should not exceed 30,000 per hour.

VPS Container Addendum
Excessive CPU Share: Any VPS monopolizing the use of 1 or more of the CPU cores will be asked to remove the application causing the overuse situation.

Disallowed Software
BitTorrent - BitTorrent or BitTorrent Tracker software
Onion Routing - Any software that allows anonymous communication over a computer network
Traffic Generators - Scripts/Software that generates traffic