Are You Considering Colocation? Ask Prospective Data Centers These 9 Questions to Make the Right Decision

Sam Guiliano January 23, 2014 by under Dedicated Hosting, Marketing 0 Comments

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When you look into colocation, what you need to know to find the right data center is a more limited list than with web hosting because you are providing all the equipment yourself. However, a number of crucial questions beyond price remain. Top concerns are provided below, boiled down into ten questions, in two categories:

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Pros and Cons of Colocation

Reuben May 23, 2013 by under Dedicated Hosting, Marketing 0 Comments

by: Reuben Yonatan, Tech Enthusiast and Analyst at GetVoIP & CloudHostingHQ, providing guidance to Voice Over IP and Cloud Computing consumers.

A colocation center, sometimes shortened to just “colo,” is a facility in which businesses rent space inside a dedicated facility. The space is often provided by an Internet service provider, or it has gateways to ISPs and PSTN carriers. The facility provides the space, the power and cooling, and bandwidth. Some facilities include security monitoring for an additional fee. The customer puts in their own equipment, like servers. There are advantages to placing your servers in a colocation facility, and also some reasons why it might be better to have your own dedicated site.

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How Can Colocation Benefit Your Business?

Joel August 9, 2012 by under Cloud Hosting, Dedicated Hosting 0 Comments

When it comes to hosting your business’ data and/or website, there are many options.  For starters, you can host your server in-house or rent rack space for your server in a data center.  While some companies have the resources and the space to host their own assets, many simply do not.  At, we offer colocation web hosting so you have one less thing to worry about when running your business.  But first things first – what is colocation and how can it benefit your business?

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CenturyLink Acquires Qwest – A Data Center Opportunity

Adnan Raja April 22, 2010 by under Marketing 0 Comments

CenturyLink acquiring Qwest is surprising news for the IT and Telecom Industries. For the longest time, I thought Sprint would be a good fit to merge with Qwest but I guess I was wrong!

CentruyLink surprised us all last year when they acquired Embarq, and now Qwest?  Although it eliminates consumer choices in some areas, it also makes a strong statement about a smaller company taking over one of the larger conglomerates, a statement that I personally like!

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