Virtual Office Solutions servers may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage, or distribution of any information, data, or material in violation of any applicable law or regulation, or that may directly facilitate the violation of any particular law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material; trademarks; trade secrets or other intellectual property rights used without proper authorization; material that is obscene, defamatory, constitutes an illegal threat, or violates export control laws. Examples of unacceptable content or links include: pirated software, hacker programs or archives, Warez sites, MP3, and IRC bots. Additionally, in purchasing Virtual Office Solutions services, all Virtual Office Solutions customers certify that they and/or the organization they represent in procuring services from Virtual Office Solutions are not, nor have been designated, a suspected terrorist as defined in Executive Order 13224; are not owned or controlled by a 'suspected terrorist' as defined in Executive Order 13224; and are not on, are not a member of, related to, associated with, or controlled by any organizations on the list contained in the Annex to Executive Order 13224 and all updates thereto.
Due to the special system and network requirements of adult-oriented sites, pornography and sex-related merchandising are prohibited. This includes sites that may infer sexual content or provide links to adult content elsewhere. This is also true for sites that promote any illegal activity or content that may be damaging to our servers or any other server on the Internet, or provide links to such sites.
Any web site that uses a high amount of server resources (such as, but not limited to, CPU time, memory usage, and network resources) will be given the option to either pay additional fees (which will depend on the resources required), reduce the resources used to an acceptable level, or upgrade its service to a Dedicated Server plan. Virtual Office Solutions shall be the sole arbiter of what is considered to be a high server usage level.
All shared web hosting accounts come with a limit of 5,000 files per account. Each block of 5,000 files after the initial 5,000 will incur an additional charge of $9.95/month.
Any web hosting account deemed to be adversely affecting server performance or network integrity will be shut down without prior notice.
CGI script sharing with domains not hosted by Virtual Office Solutions is not permitted. Any CGI-scripts deemed to be adversely affecting server performance or network integrity will be shut down without prior notice.
Virtual Office Solutions does not allow customers to install their own chat rooms. Chat rooms tend to require significant system resources and therefore cannot be permitted as an account option. However, for a small charge, Virtual Office Solutions provides Java chat rooms that meet most users' needs and run without hindering system performance.
Virtual Office Solutions may allow programs to run in the background. These programs will be considered on an individual basis and customers will incur extra charges based on system resources used and operational maintenance needed. If you wish to run background programs please contact Virtual Office Solutions at email@example.com so that we can arrange set-up.
Virtual Office Solutions does not allow IRC or IRC bots to be operated on our servers.
Spamming, the sending of unsolicited mass email from or through a Virtual Office Solutions server or using an email address that is maintained on a Virtual Office Solutions machine is STRICTLY prohibited. Virtual Office Solutions will be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of this provision. Customers are also in violation of this provision if they engage in spamming using the service of another ISP or IPP, but reference in the spam a web site hosted on a Virtual Office Solutions server, or if they sell or distribute software on their web site that facilitates spamming. Violators will be assessed a minimum fine of $200 and will face immediate suspension.
Any attempts to undermine or cause harm to a Virtual Office Solutions server or customer are strictly prohibited.
Virtual Office Solutions's shared web hosting accounts are not configured for the purposes of distributing software and/or multimedia products. If you wish to distribute software and/or multimedia files, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to make special arrangements.
Multimedia files are defined as any graphics, audio, and video files. Virtual Office Solutions shared web hosting accounts are not to be used for the purposes of distributing and storing unusual amounts of multimedia files. Any web site whose disk space usage for storing multimedia files exceeds 70% of its total usage, in terms of total size or number of files, will be considered to be using an unusual amount of multimedia files.
Any database stored on Virtual Office Solutions's servers shall be limited in size to 10% of the total disk space allotted for that particular domain's plan/web hosting account .
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") sets forth the requirements
for valid copyright infringement notification. If you would like to notify
Virtual Office Solutions of an infringement of your copyright, the DMCA
requires that you:
Mail or fax your notification to Virtual Office Solutions Legal: Fax to Virtual Office Solutions, Attention: Legal at (716)832-9483
Mail or courier to:
Virtual Office Solutions, Attention: Legal
771 Kenmore Ave, suite 7
Kenmore, NY 14223