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Sarah UKFast | Account Manager

Hosting Network

The UKFast multi-20Gb network includes multi-homing to provide the definitive optimised conditions for dedicated server hosting. Built for redundancy, speed and security, our UK-based, enterprise-grade data centres deliver fast and fail-safe routes to the internet.

With our data centres located in multiple locations throughout the UK and connected to multiple transit and peering connections, we can guarantee 100% network uptime, high-performance and security.

UKFast Network

  • 100GBps diverse fibre connections
  • State-of-the-art secure data centres
  • 7 x 100Gb transit links
  • 3 x 100Gb & 2x 10Gb peering points
  • Advanced server monitoring
  • Intelligent routing of bandwidth
  • Port monitoring
  • Real-time visual traffic graphs
  • SMS advanced alert system
  • Hands-on data centre support
Hosting Network

Advanced Network Connections

100% network uptime & ultimate network speed

Designed for resilience, our data centres are directly connected by multiple links with Telehouse North and East coming from different Telcos. This is backed up by a dual fibre ring encompassing Telehouse and Redbus.

We only partner with leading infrastructure providers

In every regional Point of Presence (POP), we include Cisco hardware to provide a continuous unaffected service; this means we can continue even if there a total loss of a router and/or circuit.

Multiple transit links from numerous suppliers

Our suppliers include AboveNet, Global Crossing, Level 3 and Cogent. Each and every one of these suppliers has been selected for their global reach and reliability.

24/7 monitoring of network routes, circuits & power

This monitoring provides our engineers with early warning alert signals via email, SMS and web interfaces ensuring we have professional on hand expertise 24 hours a day.

No single point of failure

Reliable peering strategy combined with state-of-the-art Cisco hardware, ensuring a network with no single point of failure. We also have peering arrangements in place with LINXP, LONAPP, LIPEX and IX Manchester.

Highly resilient & redundant

For additional resilience each POP has a redundant UPS system and two independent UPS's feeding the equipment. So should either UPS fail your connectivity will not be affected. Each POP also has emergency generator backup so we are guaranteed never to suffer a power outage.

Core equipment & services run below 50% capacity

This allows bursts in traffic and network spikes to take place with no effect on our clients, so you are always equipped to handle increased visitors.

Certifications and Industry Compliance

Crown Commercial Service
Cyber Essentials
Carbon Neutral
ISO 9001
ISO 27001

Your 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 10 framework.