We take hosting and security seriously, that's why we host with Rackspace!
We sleep well at night, knowing we have entrusted the safety of your system and your data to the World's best hosting and security provider!
When it comes to the quality of hosting and security, there are no comprimises. We partner with the World's best, Rackspace. Our servers are located in the Rackspace Chicago IL data center, one of 8 Rackspace operate world-wide.
These data centers are like nothing you have ever seen before. They are built to withstand almost any catastrophe and have security like Fort Knox.
Your data is hosted on the best server equipment, in especially cooled rooms, with back up internet, power and generators.
When It Comes To Protecting Your Data, Absolutely Nothing Is Left To Chance!
Rackspace Have a Fanatical 100% UPTIME GUARANTEE!
This means they GUARANTEE their data center, their network, critical infrastructure systems, including power and HVAC, are up and running all the time, except for scheduled maintenance. They GUARANTEE all hardware will FUNCTION PROPERLY 100% of the time and in the unlikely event of anything failing, it will be replaced very quickly.
Tough Physical Security
- If you visit a Rackspace data center, you first need clearance and then you are escorted at all times during your visit.
- Staff too must undergo Very thorough background security checks before they are hired.
- Around-the-clock surveillance of all interior and exterior areas, keycard entry and sophisticated biometrics systems are all components of Rackspace's physical security.
Regardless of what is happening around them, Rackspace Data Centers are designed to run completely uninterrupted.
- Every individual server runs on conditioned UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply)
- In the unlikely event that the primary UPS fails, the center has an +1 redundant UPS power subsystem, with instantaneous failover.
- Routinely tested backup diesel generators can run indefinitely in the case of an extended utility power outage.
- Every 90 seconds, the air in the data center is circulated and filtered to remove dust and contaminants.
- Cooling is done via a sophisticated N+1 redundant HVAC (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning) system. If this fails, a duplicate system comes online immediately.
- Advanced fire suppression systems, designed to quickly stop fires from spreading are fitted out throughout the center.
- Fully redundant, enterprise-class routing equipment connects to different fiber carriers at different points in the data center.
Fanatical Internet Redundancy
- Rackspace lease their own exclusive lines.They are not shared with telecom services or cable TV services like other hosting providers.
- There are nine different network providers (ISPs) connected giving maximum redundancy.
- Rackspace only use high performance bandwidth, unlike many other hosting providers.Every fiber carrier enters the data center at different points, providing multiple redundancies.
- Route efficiency and end-user performance is monitored by Proactive Network Management methodology monitors. This ensures fast and reliable network connections at all times.
- Rackspace partner with Cisco to design a sophisticated configuration which guards against any single points of failure any level in the network.This is constantly being improved.