No, all of our Minecraft services do not require port forwarding.
We use a heavily modified version of Multicraft.
Yes, All servers include a minimum of 160Gbps DDoS Protection.
Yes, we always take backups in the event of a drive failure. If you have not purchased backups there is a $7.50 fee to restore the files.
Unfortunately due to the high paypal fees on small payments, We only accept Quarterly payments for Budget 1-3GB Services.
Due to Premium and Budget running totally different hardware, Your server needs to be totally moved onto a new node, As so it has to be re-created.