OMNI Solutions Group Blog

OMNI Solutions Group has been serving the Washington D.C. metropolitan area since 1994, providing IT Support such as technical help-desk support, computer support, and consulting to small and medium-sized businesses.

How Colocation Makes Everything Easier for Business Owners

How Colocation Makes Everything Easier for Business Owners

The business owner has always had the unique challenge of managing and maintaining all of their organization’s operations and administrative difficulties. These days, technology is also a major pain point for organizations that rely heavily on it. Your business can free up valuable time and resources by choosing to outsource your organization’s technical obligations to a managed service provider.

In particular, colocation services are valuable assets that can be leveraged by your business to maintain top performance. When we talk about colocation, we’re generally referring to the ability of a business to host one or more of their solutions in an off-site data center. It’s essentially a private cloud hosted off-site. Normally, businesses that take advantage of colocation are responsible for maintaining their own infrastructures, but a managed service provider can easily fill this role, allowing organizations to reap all of the benefits without any of the downsides.

Rowland Kinch of Custodian Data Centres writes to Data Center Knowledge explaining the great convenience that your business can reap from colocation services:

For financial directors and IT directors, colocation provides the perfect win-win scenario, providing cost savings and delivering state-of-the-art infrastructure. When comparing the capabilities of a standard server room to a colocation solution, an assessment of the power alone demonstrates the gap between in-house solutions and utilizing the expertise of a specialist.

Some of the major benefits that colocation offers small and medium-sized businesses include:

  • Consolidation of solutions and space: If your business is running its infrastructure out of a colocation data center, you won’t need to worry about hosting your data internally in a server room. This means that you can use the space for other initiatives or storage opportunities.
  • Decreased operation costs: If your solutions are hosted in an off-site data center that’s managed by a third party, you’ll naturally experience a decrease in operational costs. Considering the fact that you won’t have to pay for the air conditioning and electricity costs of running so many pieces of hardware, you can potentially save a significant portion of revenue that can be better used in other parts of your business model.
  • Management and maintenance from professional technicians: Technology isn’t easy to manage, and if you’ve been trying to do so for your organization, you know that the best way to do it is by having a team of technicians dedicated to the sole responsibility of maintaining your technology infrastructure. The colocation data center that hosts your technology can be maintained by trusted tech professionals who make it their sole responsibility to handle your systems.

If your organization is ready to take the future of its technology maintenance seriously, colocation is a great way to optimize your infrastructure and prepare it for growing trends, like cloud computing. OMNI Solutions Group can assist your business with the transition into a colocation-based technology management system. To learn more, give us a call at 301-869-6890.

Recent comment in this post
Jack Stoate
Obligations in the business we have handle them seriously with the matter which are superbly be amazing then nothing. They will ha... Read More
Sunday, 26 May 2019 02:54
Continue reading
1 Comment

Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Security Tip of the Week Technology Cloud Privacy Hackers Hosted Solutions Best Practices Backup Internet Business Business Computing IT Services Productivity Business Continuity Google Software Hardware Malware Windows 10 Miscellaneous Innovation Computer Disaster Recovery Mobile Device Management Microsoft VoIP Mobile Computing Mobile Devices Efficiency Network Security Data Windows Workplace Tips Managed Service Provider Smartphone Server IT Support Upgrade Email Save Money communications Virtualization Chrome Android Employer-Employee Relationship User Tips Small Business Office Budget Best Practice Holiday Microsoft Office Apps Managed IT BYOD VPN Hacking Information Technology IT solutions Quick Tips Network Data Management Outsourced IT Telephone Systems Recovery Application Automation Lithium-ion battery Wireless Technology Communication Computers Saving Money Smartphones Managed IT Services Tablet Avoiding Downtime Gmail Business Intelligence Hard Drives Disaster Bandwidth The Internet of Things Remote Computing Social Engineering Going Green Ransomware Firewall Operating System Unified Threat Management Alert Administration Big Data Password Social Phone System Government Hosted Solution Cybercrime Office Tips Remote Monitoring Streaming Media Browser Risk Management Mobility Telephony Gadgets Network Congestion Health Private Cloud Biometrics Proactive IT Cost Management BDR Passwords Spam Facebook Humor WiFi DDoS Customer Service SharePoint Save Time IT consulting Internet of Things Distributed Denial of Service Laptop Branding iPhone Trending Teamwork HIPAA Two-factor Authentication Sports PowerPoint Excel eWaste Retail Touchpad Search Update Entertainment Meetings Safety Files Regulations Presentation intranet IT service Money Virtual Reality Apple Emergency Reliable Computing Saving Time Chromecast Computer Accessories Science Buisness Operating Sysytem Domains Cybersecurity Customer Relationship Management Administrator Mouse Television User Solid State Drive Data Breach Access Cameras Best Available History Instant Messaging Wearable Technology Virtual Desktop Transportation Printer App Networking Law Enforcement Bluetooth Avoid Downtime Phishing Social Media Running Cable Maintenance Robot Printer Server SaaS Human Resources Reputation Fax Server Tech Support User Error Data storage Education Business Management Near Field Communication HaaS Shadow IT Bloatware Internet Exlporer WIndows 7 Google Drive Storage Colocation Analytics IT Technicians Collaboration Document Management Uninterrupted Power Supply Marketing Managing Stress Shortcut Applications Antivirus Benefits hacker