Complex Hosting

Bespoke managed server solutions built around you

Firstserv Complex Hosting is ideal for high throughput websites and online applications that require bespoke solution that is resilient, secure and reliable.

Who is it for?

Many organisations and can take advantage of the flexibility and offered by Complex Hosting. For example:

High traffic websites benefit from a hybrid cloud/physical configuration that delivers bare metal performance where required
Media content delivery companies find a complex hosting solution delivers the ultra-low latency required for video streaming and webcasting
Large online retail sites benefit from clustered databases in a dedicated environment.

With FirstServ Complex Hosting you’ll get…

  • Flexibility: Whatever combinations of physical or cloud hosting, local or SAN storage, Windows or Linux operating systems you need, Firstserv can design a solution to ensure the ultimate uptime and performance of your hosted environment.
  • Fully Managed Service: Your complex hosting infrastructure is deployed, configured and managed by Firstserv to offer an end-to-end solution. And with guaranteed 100% availability your in-house IT staff can focus on developing real business value, while we take care of managing your hosting infrastructure.
  • Powerful architecture: Firstserv Complex Hosting solutions can take full advantage of our cloud infrastructure, so your hosting environment can grow and shrink in line with demand. In addition, we can host your solution across multiple datacentres for exceptional resilience.
  • Complex Web: FirstServ offers a resilient and quality load balancing solution custom designed for your application. Ideally suited to sites with high volumes of web requests, such as search and comparison sites, you can distribute the workload and scale across multiple servers. Secure, balanced, guaranteed uptime and fully supported 24/7.
  • Complex Clustering: Our fully customised solutions ensure that your mission critical clustering of servers, firewalls, load balancers and data storage is set up and maintained to peak performance, with stability and total availability.
  • 100% uptime Service Level Agreement as standard.
  • Disaster Recovery: Firstserv offer off-site replication targets for your critical data to provide an end-to-end infrastructure solution. In addition, redundant hot standby VMware servers can be configured to enable not just data restoration, but restoration of both applications and business services in the event of a disaster.
  • Fault detection: we offer 24hr network monitoring and fault detection
  • 24 Hour Support: At Firstserv you can talk to a live support person whenever you need to. We don’t use a call centre, instead you’ll get straight through to Firstserv-employed support engineer when you call us. Our /engineers are highly skilled and VMware certified and available 24/7.

All Firstserv hosting is carbon balanced as part of our green hosting initiative.