A bare metal server is a compute server solely dedicated to you. Unlike a virtual machine host, which is often based on the same underlying hardware, a bare metal server only consumes resources used by your applications. This means that unlike a shared platform, you'll never need to worry about 'noisy neighbours' using up the resource pool.
Bare metal servers are ideal for:
At UKFast, we understand how important it is for your bare metal server to have consistently high, unparalleled performance as well as application availability and maximum security.
Our team of specialist solution architects design and build your perfect bare metal server to meet the exact needs of your applications. With backup as standard, bleeding-edge security packages and no hidden bandwidth charges, we provide the perfect online environment for your business to grow.
As a UKFast customer, you have access to our award-winning support, which has earned us the highest Net Promoter Score in the industry, as well as the chance to apply for UKFast's BASEfund, which offers organisations up to £10,000 towards security services.
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Our bare metal servers give you the best in compute performance, allowing you to customise and optimise hardware to your unique workload needs.
Take advantage of complete control, flexibility and scalability with a bare metal server that is dedicated entirely to you.
Configure your bare metal server to your exact specifications and combine virtual and bare-metal infrastructure for ultimate flexibility.
UKFast’s multi-10Gb network with multi-homing gives your bare metal server a fast and fail-safe route to the Internet, with 100% network uptime guaranteed.
Our exclusively UK-based data centres are purpose-built, ISO-certified and PCI compliant to provide the highest standards of availability and security for your bare metal server.
All our services are implemented with solid state drives (SSDs) as standard. Experience exceptional server performance with every application you use.
Because we're focused on giving you the best SaaS hosting solution possible, our dedicated servers combine best-of-breed technology - from world leaders including Dell - with industry-leading customer support.
We have a range of preconfigured dedicated server options, ideal for application hosting, as well as tailored solutions to meet your application needs. Choose your dedicated Linux or Windows server, and let our team build a solution tailored to your business and its needs.
Great for small and medium websites
Great for large websites or medium databases
Great for large databases or hypervisors
UKFast works closely with Intel to provide the most innovative technologies possible for your solution. Intel Xeon Scalable processors ensure your bare metal server can handle any workload with ease, allowing for rapid processing of large data volumes and cloud flexibility without compromising on performance.
All UKFast bare metal servers are configured with solid state drives (SSDs), guaranteeing exceptional performance - even when your applications require high random read IOPS.
UKFast multi-10Gb network delivers a fast and fail-safe route to the Internet. With data centres in multiple locations and connected to multiple transit and peering connections, we guarantee 100% network uptime and outstanding performance.
Our five wholly owned, UK-based, ISO-certified data centres are purpose-built to provide the highest standards of availability, security and reliability for your solution. Every UKFast data centre is built on enterprise-grade infrastructure.
A customisable and flexible backup and restore solution for your managed hosting.
Your managed hosting is monitored 24/7, to identify potential vulnerabilities.
Suffered a failed hard drive? Immediate data recovery for minimum disruption.
Get priority support with 15-min rapid response and 1hr hardware replacement guarantee.
Proactively protect your servers with our annual security audit.
Unlike many other providers, we offer free bandwidth with no hidden charges.
We understand the importance of your business being online at all times. That’s why we have invested in five wholly owned data centres, equipped with enterprise-grade, purpose-built infrastructure and our self-healing network, giving us complete control of the end-to-end process.
Our multi-award-winning, high-availability bare metal servers are powered by bleeding-edge continuity technologies. We aggregate bandwidth from the world’s major suppliers, and all of our equipment and circuits are run well below capacity to leave a significant amount of room for growth. Our bare metal server network has no single point of failure so we are confident in our ability to deliver on our 100% network uptime guarantee.
Industry-leading SLA with 100% network uptime guarantee with every bare metal server solution.
24/7/365 support for your bare metal server from your dedicated pod of account managers and highly qualified engineers.
Your bare metal server is housed in our UK-based, ISO-certified and PCI-compliant data centres.
Total control, from managing your bare metal solution to billing and support.
Bespoke architecture designed and built for you by our own solution architects.
Speak to a bare metal server engineer within three rings, every time you call.