IRC Hosting accounts are used as a hosting platform for Internet Relay Chat (IRC) Servers. IRC technology allows people all over the world to connect to a server and chat in real time.
sBNC is an easy-to-use, multi-user, permanent IRC-Bouncer with many features. Some of its features include symmetric ciphering of talk and connections. Many other helpful functions are included.
Eggdrop is the most advanced, most popular, and best supported IRC bot. If you’ve never used a bot before, you’ll find Eggdrop provides a staggering array of options for channel management, and can easily be expanded further to provide even more functions.
vHOST is short for ‘virtual hosts’ or ‘vanity hosts’. vHOSTs let user’s use different hosts for sBNC or Eggdrop. These can look something like email@example.com. The vhosts will hide user’s true IP address from being viewed by anybody who simply whoises in IRC.