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Advantages of dedicated servers

If you’re reading this then you probably own or manage an online business or website. An essential but often overlooked component of that business is the hosting and web server that you will be using. There are an overwhelming number of different hosting plans and options available ranging from cheap shared packages to high end dedicated servers so it is essential that you choose the right one for your business. A UK dedicated server offers several advantages over shared...

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How a dedicated server could save your business from a multi-million pound fine

In a climate ever more concerned about privacy, protecting your customer's personal data has never been more important. New legislation coming into force early next year, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), will impose stringent new requirements on how businesses of all sizes collect and process information about customers and staff. The new law carries penalties running into millions of Euros for companies which breach the rules, so it is vital that you ensure that any personal data you...

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Press Release: Clouvider adds Telia as a 5th carrier

London, UK 20th May 2017 One of the UK’s leading cloud hosting and dedicated server providers has announced a partnership with Europe’s second largest backbone provider as a carrier for its network. Clouvider has partnered with Telia, to bring its services to Clouvider’s new Juniper powered Point of Presence at Telehouse North 2 in London’s Docklands. The new partnership will ensure Clouvider customers have rock-solid connectivity to the Telehouse North 2 datacentre that is widely regarded as one of the most advanced...

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Colocation or dedicated server – what’s best for your business?

If you've ever spent time thinking whether your business would benefit better from UK dedicated servers or colocation, then we've put together some information that will allow you to make an informed decision... What is a Colocation Server? By opting for a colocation server, you'll be giving yourself the opportunity to build and customise your own server. Whether you have it tailor-made for your company or you use a model that's off the shelf is entirely up to you. If you...

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What you need to consider before getting a dedicated server

We've written before about the benefits of having a dedicated server (and there are a lot of them). Here, though, we're going to look at what you actually need to consider before you make the leap to having one. How scalable is your business? One major consideration for those getting a dedicated server is how easily they can scale their operation. Should their requirements rapidly increase, will it be possible to add more servers? How will this impact the end users?...

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Press Release: Clouvider chooses Zayo to build London dark fibre ring

8th May 2017 London Clouvider Limited announces partnership with Zayo to build a dark fibre ring for its London sites. --- UK cloud hosting specialist Clouvider Limited has announced that it is to work with US communications infrastructure specialists Zayo to build a diverse dark fibre ring which will span the company’s new points of presence and interconnected sites across London. The new network will take advantage of existing cable infrastructure, enabling Clouvider to increase the capacity of its network as well as provide new...

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How a dedicated server can save you time and money

There are a number of reasons why dedicated servers remain so popular, but in the end, it comes down to the most important two: time and money. So, how can dedicated servers save you time and make you more money? They're efficient In terms of pure performance, dedicated servers are still outstanding. When it comes to per-pound speed and efficiency, dedicated servers will simply give you outstanding results. You'll be able to work more efficiently, and will save time as a...

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Is a dedicated server worth the investment for your microbusiness?

When you have a company with fewer than ten employees, classed as a microbusiness, considering your hosting options can seem like a conundrum reserved for larger corporations. After all, with such a small payroll, the benefits of utilising a data centre's facilities may seem questionable. It benefits fewer members of staff, and your system is likely to be fairly small, which may leave you to believe that it's less vulnerable to hosting issues faced by larger SMEs and beyond. However, this...

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3 ways dedicated private clouds can benefit your ecommerce business

Considering investing in a private cloud service for your e-commerce business? Here are 3 major benefits: 1. Trust and security In a world where even the biggest corporations are falling victim to unscrupulous hackers who want to harvest important user data, it’s vital that e-commerce businesses emphasise their security to potential customers. By making it clear that your site runs on a private dedicated cloud – and thus that no other company has access to customer data, which, of course, is...

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Press Release: Clouvider to be among the first providers offering Intel Kaby Lake to it’s Customers

London 15th April 2017 Clouvider Limited to be one of the first in the world to offer dedicated Kaby Lake Xeon server to its customers. --- Leading UK web host Clouvider Limited has announced that it is to roll out a groundbreaking new service to its customers in the coming weeks. Clouvider will introduce a brand new, state-of-the-art dedicated server line up based on Supermicro X11 servers and Intel Xeon Kaby Lake CPUs. With Kaby Lake Xeon set to be released by Intel later this month,...

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