Hosting

The following is an overview of WordPress hosting options provided by Krieger Web Services for Krieger web properties; Enterprise Web Hosting; and a generic 3rd party web host.

Additional hosting options are available on the JHUIT web request website (JHED authentication required).

 KSASKSAS — Special Projects*Enterprise Web Services3rd Party Company
Website TypeSite on KSAS WordPress MultisiteSeparate WordPress InstallationSeparate WordPress InstallationSeparate WordPress Installation
HostingKSAS ServerKSAS ServerEWS Server3rd Party Server
Root Domainkrieger.jhu.edu
sites.krieger.jhu.edu
website.krieger.jhu.edu
website.jhu.edu** 
website.krieger.jhu.edu
website.jhu.edu**
website.org
Monthly CostFreeFree$150/month***Varies
Maintenance/UpgradesKSAS Comm StaffKSAS Comm StaffSite OwnerSite Owner
Tech SupportKSAS & EWSKSAS & EWSEWS****Vendor
Design SupportKSAS Comm StaffVariesVendorVendor
Login TypeJHEDCustom username/passwordCustom username/passwordCustom username/password
Server AccessNoNoYesYes
Custom ThemesNoNoYesYes
Custom PluginsNoNoYesYes
Authenticated/Password Protected ContentNoNoYesYes
JHU BrandingYesYesYesVaries

Notes:
*
Special Exceptions Only. We do not manage content or build custom themes. We manage WordPress installation but not responsible for updates breaking website/custom theme.
**If domain is approved
***Pricing currently suspended for KSAS-related projects AY19-20
****Only server support is provided; not website support.

Cost

Any website on the Krieger Web Services’ WordPress network(s) is provided free of charge.

Krieger Web Services is currently negotiating with JHUIT’s Enterprise Web Hosting team about their recent charge policies and prices. Krieger Web Services will inform any website owner that may be affected by these policies.

Enterprise Web Services also provides free HTML only websites for students (students.jh.edu) and faculty (pages.jh.edu). Please contact them for additional information.