data center

Our server network is located in brand new state-of-the-art facility in Trafford Park, Manchester, United Kingdom. This privately owned multi-million pound facility is seismically designed to include the latest gas-based fire protection systems, specialised heat and smoke sensors, raised flooring, scalable power for future expansion, 24x7 technical support 365 days a year and unmatched levels of security.

Trafford Park

  • N+1 UPS protection
  • Standby generators, with several days' on-site fuel storage
  • Dedicated 11Kv substation on-site
  • N+1 downflow cooling with full cold-aisle containment
  • Multiple-10G resilient network ring linking the site to key datacentres in Manchester and London, and onwards to Amsterdam, Frankfurt and Belgium
  • Heavy-duty raised access floor
  • VESDA Fire Detection with FM200 Suppression
  • Private fenced compound with ample secure parking
  • Easily accessible from the M60, Manchester Airport and by public transport
  • Deep-buried fibre ducts with diverse building entry points
  • Build, store, meeting and recreation facilities on-site
  • Manned 24/7 by security and support staff
  • Full Digital CCTV monitoring of interior and exterior
  • Support in room/phase 1 for 145 47u racks, accommodating up to 6000 servers

Data Carriers

Our servers are connected to many data carriers including, Level(3), Globalcrossing, NTT, Telia, Tiscali, Enta, Euroconnex and Linx.

DellServer Hardware

  • Enterprise grade rack mount servers from Dell
  • Quad & Dual Core Processors
  • A minimum of 4GB RAM per server
  • Dual Hard Drives
  • Hardware based RAID mirroring

Server Software

Our Windows Hosting Network currently uses the following software

  • WindowsWindows Server 2003 or 2008
  • IIS Web Server (6.0)
  • MySQL4 & MySQL 5.1
  • SQL Server 2008 Workgroup Edition
  • 1.0/2.0/3.0/3.5 SP1
  • Classic ASP
  • PHP4 /5 (latest)
  • Perl
  • ISAPI Rewrite v3
  • SmarterMail v6 Enterprise
  • SmarterStats v4 Enterprise (Statistics)
  • Helm Control Panel v3
  • Helm Extensions


R1 SoftAll our servers are backed up on a daily basis to an off-site server location within the UK; we backup all data including website data, email and databases. Should you require any of your data to be restored this can be carried out from our own backups at the cost of £30.

We do recommend that customers make their own backups on a regular basis using the tools we provide in the web hosting control panel.

Windows Developer Add-ons

We provide a wide range of developer add-ons on our Windows Hosting Network, these include:

  • Persits ASPJpeg, Persits ASPEMail, Persits ASPUpload, Persists ASP-PDF
  • JMail (Registered Edition)
  • ASPSMS.COM SMS Sending COM Object
  • ASPSmartUpload
  • ASPSmartMail
  • ServerObjects GUID Maker
  • ServerObjects Image Size
  • Dundas Mailer
  • Dundas Upload
  • MS XML
  • FileSystemObject
  • Microsoft Chart Controls



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