Business Catalyst Hosting

    What does Business Catalyst Hosting Cost?

    Adobe Business Catalyst is a fully integrated, securely hosted CMS solution. Depending on the Business Catalyst Hosting plan you choose, it can feature a built-in CRM (customer relationship management), eCommerce, Email Marketing, Event Bookings, Reporting and content management system so you can update your website yourself.

    It is also designed to grow with your Business so you can start on one plan and upgrade to another in the future, if and when your business needs it.

    Business Catalyst Hosting Plans

    Hosting Plan


    Key Features
    adobe business catalyst cms content management Manage content
    adobe business catalyst cms site analytics Site analytics
    adobe business catalyst cms web forms Webforms
    adobe business catalyst cms social sharing Social media sharing
    adobe business catalyst cms phone tablet support Mobile support
    adobe business catalyst cms ftp file manager SFTP file manager
    Usage Limits

    3 Users
    1GB Storage
    1TB Bandwidth/month




    Everything included in WebBasics plus:
    adobe business catalyst cms hosted email accounts Email accounts
    adobe business catalyst cms dynamic menu builder Menu builder

    3 Users
    10 Emails
    1GB Storage
    1TB Bandwidth/month



    Everything included in WebBasics+ plus:
    adobe business catalyst cms blogging engine Blogging engine
    adobe business catalyst cms customer database Customer database
    adobe business catalyst cms email marketing Email marketing
    adobe business catalyst cms community forums Community forums
    adobe business catalyst cms built in modules Built-in modules

    3 Users
    10 Emails
    1GB Storage
    1TB Bandwidth/month
    5,000 Newsletters/month



    Everything included in Web Marketing, plus:
    adobe business catalyst cms ecommerce shopping cart eCommerce cart
    adobe business catalyst cms business reporting Business reporting
    adobe business catalyst cms event bookings Event bookings
    adobe business catalyst cms web app databases Web app databases

    3 Users
    10 Emails
    1GB Storage
    1TB Bandwidth/month
    10,000 Newsletters/month
    10 SMS/month


    Standard Options in all Business Catalyst Hosting Plans

    Business Catalyst Hosting Plans cover your software user-licence, CMS features and ongoing upgrades and improvements which are seamless and continual. So over time your website will appreciate in value, future-proofing your Online Business.

    Every Business Catalyst Hosting Plan includes -

    • A fully-hosted Online Business at the Sydney Data Centre (US and EU data centres also available)
    • 3 Administrators to access and control your site
    • SSL certificate with 128bit encryption supplied by Global Sign
    • Website management to create and manage unlimited pages
    • InContext editing to edit your website from within your browser
    • Domain name management
    • Sitewide templates
    • Full, in-depth website analytics and reporting functionality
    • Weekly email notification of your website performance results
    • XML sitemaps for search engine optimisation
    • Access to support resources

    All Business Catalyst Hosting plans are charged for one year in advance. Business Catalyst Hosting can be cancelled at any time with 14 days notice but fees paid up-front are forfeited.  For more details, view the End-user license agreement for Adobe Business Catalyst Website Hosting.

    Order your Business Catalyst Hosting Plan now and we can help you setup your new site or transfer your exisitng website.

    Business Catalyst Hosting Extras & Add-ons

    Business Catalyst Hosting includes monthly allocation of email newsletters, SMS notifications, administrators, traffic quota, disc space and email addresses which expire at the end of each month (based on your current Business Catalyst Hosting plan). Additional allocations can be purchased on an annual basis if and when required (see below).

    • Additional 1 User $13/month (includes 10 additional email addresses)
    • Additional 5 Users $52/month (20 additional email addresses)
    • Extra Disk Space $26/1GB per annum (charged annually)
    • Extra SMS $26/month per additional 50 SMS (charged monthly)
    • Excess Traffic charged at $2.60/1GB (first 1TB free)
    • Extra Email Newsletters (purchased as a once-off & valid for use up to 12 months from the date of purchase):

    1,000 @ $26
    5,000 @ $115
    10,000 @ $200
    25,000 @ $438
    40,000 @ $605
    65,000 @ $820
    90,000 @ $900
    190,000 @ $1100
    490,000 @ $2250                 
    990,000 @ $3200

    • BC Backup App $132 for regular backups of your website you can use the Backup App which allows you to backup files like pages, layouts, contacts, and web app layouts. This functionality will be available within the Admin Console for you to backup to the server and then download to your local computer for safe keeping
    • Google Analytics Manager $132 to add Google's Universal Analytics to your website to track website traffic with cross domain tracking and ecommerce transactions available in your reports.

    Business Catalyst Hosting Partner Transfers

    Site Transfers are fast to process and only involve a change of administrators so there will be no change to your site setup or functionality. If you would like to Transfer your Business Catalyst Hosting to Sirocco Web Design we have a step-by-step transfer guide to help you initiate this easily from within your Admin Console.

    If you have any issues with your site transfer, please contact us and we can help guide you through the process.

    Business Catalyst Hosting Plan Breakdowns

    Adobe Business Catalyst offers four hosting plans depending on your business requirements. Below is a detailed feature-by-feature breakdown of hosting plans and their functionality inclusions -

    System limits





    Users 3 3 3 3 / 5 / 10
    Emails - 10 10 10 / 20 / 50
    Storage 1GB 1GB 1GB 1 / 2 / 5 GB
    Bandwidth 1TB/month 1TB/month 1TB/month 1TB/month
    Newsletters - - 5,000/month 10,000/month
    SMS - - - 10/month


    Reports & Analytics





    Traffic sources
    Website content
    Web forms usage
    Admin reports
    Ignored IP addresses
    E-commerce reports - - -
    Custom reports Limited Limited


    System and site settings





    Admin user management
    Email management -
    DNS management
    Custom roles
    System pages
    API integration - -
    Secure zones - -
    Categories - -
    Manage workflows - -
    Site map - -
    RSS Channels - -
    System emails - -


    Content management
    Basics Basics+ Marketing Commerce
    FTP access
    Phone and tablet support
    Dynamic menus -
    File manager
    Content holders
    In-context editing
    Blogs - -


    Dynamic modules





    Social media sharing modules
    Web forms
    Events - - -
    Web apps and other custom modules - - -
    Photo galleries - -
    News - -
    Ad rotators - -
    Forums - -
    Media downloads - -
    FAQs - -
    Social media integration - - -
    Shop settings - - -


    Customer Database





    Search - -
    Customer - -
    Cases - -
    Event bookings - - -
    Orders - - -
    Opportunities - - -
    Sales forecast - - -
    Extend CRM database - -


    Email marketing





    Email campaigns - -
    Mailing lists - -







    Products - - -
    Catalogues - - -
    Discount codes - - -
    Gift vouchers - - -
    Affiliate programs - - -
    Payment gateways - - -
    Tax codes - - -
    Shipping information - - -
    Shop settings - - -
    Order your Business Catalyst Hosting Plan Now.