pMachine to offer hosting, to be featured in upcoming book

In their monthly newsletter, thet pMachine folks announce a new hosting service for pMachine users (naturally,, and has this to say about one of the upcoming blog books:

There is a new book on blogging called “Blog On” (McGraw/Hill) that features pMachine extensively. The book was written by our good friend Todd Stauffer (author of over 20 technical books). I served as Technical Editor of the book which gave me a double thrill: Working on a book, and having the book talk about my software!

I’d be interested in seeing the installed-base figured for pMachine, which seems like strong competitor in the Movable Type niche. It even has the ability to manage a remote site via FTP, something I’m starting to see as the biggest missing feature in MT currently.