Colocation space, power, and bandwidth for your servers, network and storage devices. Maybe you’re migrating servers, consolidating data centers, or expanding into new markets. Whatever the case, GCG has you covered with the largest portfolio of colocation providers and data centers – 1,800 data center facilities globally. Quickly and easily find the right colo provider matching your requirements. GCG assists with scheduling site tours, quotes, comparing data centers, and selecting finalists.
Dedicated servers that are custom configured and devoted to a single customer. Unlike shared hosting where multiple customers reside on the same server, a dedicated server provides protection from “noisy neighbors.” GCG provides access to dedicated server plans from top hosting providers. Select from self-managed, managed services, and fully managed plans. Clients are typically able to configure their processor, RAM, hard drive, operating system OS, bandwidth, and more.
Searching for data storage and backup options for your business? GCG specializes in cloud storage and backup as well as physical backup services including tape backup solutions. Included in our offerings are cost-effective data storage for lower tier data and high-performance storage options for the highest levels of reliability and accessibility. Select from top data storage and backup providers. GCG will assist by providing you with multiple quotes and expert advice based on your requirements.
What is disaster recovery? It encompasses the strategy, best practices, and expertise to full implement and manage an unexpected loss of data, applications, and or services. Disaster recovery is related to data storage and backup, and business continuity. When it comes to DR, many businesses and enterprises are moving to cloud DRaaS – a hybrid environment with the ability to scale infrastructure up and down based on requirements and recovery point objectives.
Business continuity is short-term, fully furnished work spaces used in the event of a disaster, outage, and downtime. Business continuity is offered by data center and disaster recovery providers. Work spaces is typically housed in highly secure, reliable, and network-dense data centers. Business continuity is a critical part of a disaster recovery strategy and is referred to as DRBC. Learn more about the importance of having a business continuity strategy in place.
Managed hosting is similar to colocation and dedicated servers. However, providers administer the hardware, operating systems and system software. Clients have administrative access through a web-based interface. Managed hosting providers are responsible for setting up and configuring hardware, installing and configuring software, technical support, patch management, system maintenance, monitoring and updates. Managed hosting is similar to managed cloud.
Schedule a FREE, NO OBLIGATION Data Center Consultation with one of our data center solution specialists. GCG is vendor-neutral meaning that we can help you find, compare, and order services from multiple data center providers. We represent all of the major cloud providers – Equinix, Digital Realty, QTS, Viawest, and CoreSite. Not to mention a host of other enterprise colocation providers, consultants, and managed hosting providers.
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