Avoid connection bottle necks with an optional 1Gb/s connection. Ideal for bandwidth-heavy applications or multiple, high-traffic sites that operate on the same server.
Solid state drives
Enable line of business applications and databases to run quickly and reliably with our SSD Dedicated Servers. The new 971, 1081, 1181 and 1381 servers combine large quotas of RAM, SSDs and traditional HDDs to create the perfect blend of performance, speed and storage space.
Remote Desktop and SSH
RDC provides access to your server's desktop direct from your own PC and is available on Windows Dedicated Servers, with client software available for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. SSH gives you direct command line login for Linux Dedicated Servers from your PC or smartphone, anywhere in the world. Through SSH tunneling, you can set up virtual private networking and remote desktop server control.
Reports to improve performance
You can also include automated emails, graphical reporting, and SMS alerts, updating you whenever a monitoring threshold is breached. This allows you to take action before it impacts performance.
Free SSL certificate for 1 year
All Fasthosts Dedicated Servers now include an SSL certificate from trusted provider GeoTrust® free for the first year - value £59.99pa. The security of online transactions and applications crucial to the success of your business by giving you and the highest levels of data encryption (up to 256-bit).
Never get locked out again! Control every aspect of your server using your web browser, from anywhere in the world. Via an independent IP and LAN connection you can get full BIOS access, perform hardware reboots and have direct keyboard, video and mouse control. You shouldn’t need it but it’s reassuring to know it’s there if you do.
Popular Dedicated Server software
Easily setup and maintain websites, email and applications. Managing your server is easier than ever when you choose the Plesk. Learn more
cPanel 11 + WHM
Add cPanel and WebHost Manager to your Dedicated Server to host multiple websites with ease and streamline management tasks. Learn more
Microsoft SQL Server
Rapidly launch web pages, and build reliable line-of-business applications with our range of Microsoft SQL Server license software. Learn more
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