Verio UK has launched a range of new Windows NT dedicated server hosting plans. Designed for professional Web designers and high-traffic Web sites, the service combines standalone servers and NT-dedicated systems, said the company. The service is designed to cater for rich application, communication and advanced Web-media features, such as on-demand video streaming. At the top end of the service offering, Verio is deploying a range of Cobalt RaQ dedicated servers running Linux. Aimed at high-traffic and ecommerce Web sites, the Cobalt RaQ delivers Internet services including email, DNS, development tools and other Web and network file services. Verio was formerly known as RapidSite, and the company hosts a whopping 300,000 Web sites in over 120 countries.