If you want to get all the benefits of a dedicated server, you have got to manage it right. And the management of the server is a big deal. Many organizations don’t buy the dedicated server because of the complexity of its management. Well, the easiest way to reap the benefits of the server is by outsourcing its management. Not sure about that? There are two reasons professional management of the server is good. One, it is professional; the service provider can optimize the server’s service. Two, it allows you to focus on your core business.
Worried that managed hosting is expensive? You’ll be surprised. The cost of the services is nothing when you compare it with the benefits you reap. The next question organizations ask is: what kind of managed hosting should we go for? Yes, there are different kinds of managed hosting, and the one you should go for depends on what you need.
While fully-managed hosting covers every aspect of hosting, partially-managed offers you selected services. There is also colocation hosting. It means that your server is located in the premises of a hosting company. In colocation hosting, what the hosting company essentially provides to you is space in its data center for your servers. It provides the necessary power for them. You will be provided with an Internet connection and IP addresses. The host takes care of your servers’ maintenance. It is responsible for the physical security of your servers.
How are you taking care of your dedicated server? Try outsourcing it and you will get much more than what you asked for.