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Firebird SQL Hosting: Pricing Plans and Feature Comparison

If you want to host Firebird SQL database files, welcome, you are in the right place. The plans shown below are intended to give you an idea about features and possible pricing. To request a quote, answer the questions at the bottom of the page and send your information through via our Contact Page.

Plans are billed quarterly; divide by 3 to estimate a monthly cost.

Firebird SQL hosted here
Description Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Server Usage shared private private private
Firebird SQL yes yes yes yes
Quarterly charge [1] $89. Varies. Typical price range is $270-390. Varies. Typical price range is $375-$600. [2] See colo prices [3]
Disk storage 15 gb 75 gb 200+ gb 2+ tb
GBAK [8] yes yes yes yes
Full Remote Control no no yes yes
Operating System CentOS Linux CentOS Linux Windows or Linux Any
Dedicated CPU no varies 2+CPU Any
Dedicated RAM no varies 5+ gb Any
Firebird access via Domain Names yes yes yes yes
Bandwidth 2 Mbps 4 Mbps 4 Mbps 5+ Mbps
Power Backup [4] yes yes yes yes
Temperature Controlled yes yes yes yes
High Security Data Center yes yes yes yes
Optional Web Site Features
HTTP Web Site yes yes yes yes
Raw Web Log Files no yes yes yes
Other Databases [5] no yes yes yes
Additional dedicated IPv4 address no $3/qtr $3/qtr $3/qtr
HTTPS certificate yes varies [6] [6] [6]
One Time Setup
One Time Setup $95/hour for all plans


[1] Your first invoice amount will be pro-rated depending on when you start hosting. Thereafter, quarterly billing occurs at the beginning of January, April, July and October each year. All prices are quoted in U.S. Dollars.
[2] Price depends Operating System, disk space, CPU, RAM and how much technical assistance you need to get everything set up.
[5] Other databases such as MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle, PostGres, etc, may be installed and used subject to licensing restrictions. You are responsible for purchasing database access licenses.
[6] Price depends on whether you order and install the certificate yourself using RDP or require us to do that for you with LetsEncrypt.org. Pricing will be based on a 15-30 minute labor charge.
[7] HREF Tools Corp. offers a 10 percent discount on all hosting fees to Firebird Foundation Members. We can offer you automated daily or weekly ftp-put of a gbak of your data to another hosting service for backup purposes.
[8] For bronze plans, a daily or weekly gbak of your database will be scripted. The backup file will be saved in two locations on our LAN and can be optionally uploaded to an off-site Amazon S3 bucket, which you will be able to access via web browser and/or CloudBerry Explorer (free) on Windows.

Information to Send when Requesting a Quote

  1. What is the geographic region of most of your users ?
  2. How large is your FDB in bytes now? Predicted size in 1 year ?
  3. Is your usage 24x7 worldwide, or primarily during business hours in your area ?
  4. Number of users now? Predicted in 1 year ?
  5. What stage of development are you in: Prototype? Beta? Production?
  6. When would you like to start hosting? Soonest, latest?
  7. Do you need automated backups done for you? Do you need the backup files hosted for you?
  8. Which version of Firebird SQL do you want to use ?
  9. Do you want to be Admin on the box with full access or just have database access ?
  10. Any questions for us ?

Discount for Firebird Foundation members


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