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Experience eCloud® hosting from UKFast

eCloud® is UKFast's versatile cloud hosting platform which combines cutting-edge technology from the world's leading IT providers, exceptional hosting expertise and industry-leading support to offer flexible, scalable and secure cloud solutions.

Explore our public cloud environment eCloud® Public, our range of private environments provided by eCloud® Private or openstack hosting with eCloud® Flex, to create the perfect cloud environment for your business.

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eCloud® Private

  • 100% dedicated cloud
  • Ultimate security
  • Private compute & dedicated HPE 3PAR SAN
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eCloud® Public

  • Cost-effective & secure
  • Scale vCPU, RAM and storage independently
  • Range of cloud APIs
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eCloud® Flex

  • OpenStack public cloud
  • Ready made instances or import own
  • Load balancing & software defined networking
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The eCloud® Infrastructure

What makes eCloud world-class?

Designed to provide you with a truly enterprise cloud, UKFast's eCloud is built upon state-of-the-art technology to ensure a secure, reliable, high-performance cloud platform for your solution.

With five wholly owned, UK-based data centres, our eCloud platforms are connected by a multi-100GB network, so you can even build your cloud across multiple UKFast data centres.


  • Enterprise Cisco UCS Blades B200
  • HP 3PAR SAN storage
  • Cisco networking and switching


  • World-class VMware vSphere technology
  • UKFast cloud director
  • Cisco networking and switching

Data Centres

  • Over 30,000 sq.ft data centre space
  • Fully-owned & UK based
  • PCI DSS and ISO certified


  • 24/7/365 technical support
  • MyUKFast control panel
  • Fully managed infrastructure

eCloud® Marketplace

Install applications on new virtual machines in an instant with UKFast’s eCloud Marketplace, now available across the eCloud® portfolio.

eCloud Marketplace removes lengthy install processes and reduces the burden on IT teams.

Amongst the applications available in eCloud Marketplace are Gitlab, Docker, MySQL, Plesk, Node.js, LEMP, LAMP, MongoDB, Ghost, Postgres, Redis, Gogs, MariaDB, RabbitMQ, Wordpress and Jenkins.

Speak to our cloud hosting experts today to discover how we can help your business with our innovative eCloud portfolio.

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Access the fully featured API for eCloud®

From VM architect and provisioning to resource management and statistics, our API enables you to integrate eCloud® into your own systems and software to give you greater control.

Discover what the eCloud API can do for your business today:

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  • Modify VMs
  • Edit solutions
  • Retrieve firewall configurations
  • Modify templates

eCloud Burst®

Burst to your existing hybrid or private cloud solution. Scale up or scale down in an instant to meet the demands of unexpected spikes in traffic, keeping your business online and your users happy.

eCloud Burst is simple to set-up and is live within minutes with an API request or your MyUKFast account. Pay-as-you-go billing means you only ever pay for the extra resource you use, helping you to manage cloud spend and accommodate spikes in traffic.

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Chester Zoo
British Gas
Manchester City Council

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Be supported 24/7/365

UKFast Support

Your eCloud® solution will be backed by a team of UK-based technical engineers available 24/7/365, plus a dedicated account manager.

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Secure your data

UKFast Data Centre

We've invested £22m in our UK-based data centres to ensure the highest levels of service, security and performance.

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Certifications and Industry Compliance

Crown Commercial Service
Cyber Essentials
Carbon Neutral
ISO 9001
ISO 27001

Your eCloud hosting solution is only ever housed in our government and ISO-certified, ultra-secure data centres managed by security cleared personnel. And as an exclusively UK-based company, hosting with UKFast offers guaranteed data sovereignty. UKFast is a government approved supplier through the G-Cloud 12 framework.

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