Colocation Services (Colo)
Colocation (sometimes called rack space) is a cost-effective service of hosting a server at a third-party data centre, allowing you to eliminate the costs of maintaining your own facility whilst retaining complete ownership and control of your physical servers.
At Safe Hosts, we own and manage our own data centre in the heart of Cheltenham; ISO 9001 and 27001 accredited and easily accessible from many parts of the UK.
Our server Colocation plans are flexible and cost-effective, with single units, quarter, half and full racks available, all with managed service options. All our plans can be further tailored to your specific business needs.
Since 2009, we’ve been providing safe, secure and accessible Colocation services, helping both service providers and end-users achieve increased security and cost savings for their hosted data and applications.
So whether you need a single unit, part or full rack or a private suite, with power and bandwidth to match, we have the space and conditions to suit your requirements and ensure optimum performance.
How Colocation services from Safe Hosts will benefit your business
Complete security for your hosted servers
Our 24/7 CCTV, manned security, perimeter fence and ISMS certified access control system combine to keep your servers safe around the clock.
Resilient, fully redundant data centre
From our carrier diverse core network to onsite power generation and multiple UPS, we give you optimal uptime for complete peace of mind.
Reduced infrastructure costs
Colocation removes cost-heavy demands such as cooling, ventilaton and risk suppression systems, freeing up finances for other projects.
Managed service options
Make Colocation even less of a strain on resources with our managed service; you simply provide the tin and we’ll look after everything else.
Here you’ll find answers to common questions about Colocation and explanations of some of the key phrases you’ll come across as a Colocation customer.
Choose your colocation service
You provide the hardware and look after it yourself. Remote hands is included; additional support is available for diagnostics, etc (please get in touch for a quote) but any quick fixes will be included within our remote hands service.
You provide the hardware, but we'll look after it for you. That means, all maintenance, updates, service monitoring, etc, will be carried out by us on your behalf, removing the burden of hosting and managing your server estate.
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Our friendly experts are easy to talk to and creative in designing the right solution for every customer.