Today, we are going to be talking about colocation hosting, what it is, and how it can benefit your business.
At DSC, we have been been in the IT and colocation service industry for more than 30 years, and we are happy to share our expertise and knowledge with you.
We’ll explain what colocation hosting is and we’ll help you decide if it would be the best choice for your business. So, let’s get started.
Colocation Hosting could give you the IT service you need at an affordable price
What Is Colocation Hosting?
Colocation hosting involves you renting space in a data center to store you servers and other hardware. All of the servers are owned by you – you are only renting the space where they are located.
How Colocation Hosting Works
1. You will purchase your own physical server(s) to store at your chosen colocation hosting facility.
2. You will bring or send your equipment to your selected data facility. You remain the owner of your equipment and you control all of the hardware and software settings.
3. You will keep in communication with your colocation host if you want to increase features, such as your bandwidth and rackspace as your business needs change.
Colocation hosting lets you rent space in a data center to store your servers
Benefits of Using Colocation for Storing Your Data
Colocation hosting is a great choice, as it will provide you with the following incredible benefits:
Improved Internet Bandwidth and Speeds
A data center that offers colocation hosting is able to provide you with larger bandwidths and faster internet speeds. You can enjoy these larger bandwidths at a lower cost than if you were setting up your own IT department and purchasing bandwidth for your business alone.
A Climate Controlled Environment for Your Servers
Data centers are equipped with state-of-the-art HVAC equipment that can keep your servers at the optimal operating temperatures. Computer equipment generates an incredible amount of heat and requires a special climate controlled environment. Colocation hosting lets you take advantage of these conditions at a fraction of the cost of purchasing your own.
Colocation hosting will also provide you with reliable power. If the power goes out, your data center will immediately switch to their redundant systems. You will probably not even notice when this happens. Colocation will ensure that your business is always up and running and online.
Colocation hosting means you’ll always have the power to keep your business up and running
DSC Offers Everything You Could Want or Need in Colocation Hosting:
DSC’s affordable monthly colocation packages will bring predictability to your budget. It also lets you save on the huge cost of building and maintaining your own IT center.
DSC can help you keep pace with the growth of your business with plenty of room for expansion so you can add capacity and scale as your business grows.
Keep your data secure in our state-or-the-art data center equipped with highly reliable power and cooling solutions and stringent physical security features.
DSC’s colocation service will free up your IT team from day-to-day server maintenance and surveillance. They can better use their time and skills improving productivity at your facility.
DSC will give you 24/7 technical support
Key Capabilities of DSC’s Colocation Hosting
Run on Faster Networks:
Experience 99.9% Up Time:
DSC gives you 99.9% up time with internet connectivity that stays up, even if the service provider goes down. Your services roll automatically onto one of our redundant services. When the power goes out, your service stays up via generator.
Enjoy Technical Support 24 / 7:
Our expert technicians can handle all your colocation hosting needs so you don’t have to and you can concentrate on running your business. Our remote hands service will take care of any issues that may arise for you.
DSC is locally owned and operated
Why Choose DSC for Your Colocation Hosting?
30 Years of Experience: For more than 30 years, DSC has been serving the Atlanta region, with top-quality IT services including dedicated servers. Our fully-trained staff is highly experienced in all aspects of the IT world and we are ready to provide you with the best colocation hosting service possible.
Locally Owned and Operated: DSC is a locally owned and operated data center and colocation service provider just outside of Atlanta. You’ll find that we are a refreshing change from the bigger dedicated server providers. You can feel good knowing that you are supporting a company whose staff lives and works in your own area.
When you call DSC, you will be talking to someone who is your neighbor, and not someone from another state or country that doesn’t know about you or the area.
Our highly trained technicians can solve any problem you have!
The Right Size: DSC is just the right balance between being large enough to have enough highly trained staff to provide you with the top quality colocation hosting service you need and yet small enough to give you that personal touch.
We take the time to get to know each of our clients personally and if you ever have a problem, you can contact one of our trained technicians who will be happy to help you right on the spot.
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