Managed Services

GridZones specializes in providing full systems management services for colocation clients (you provide the servers, we provide the services).

Managed Colocation

Our fully managed services include:

  • Managed Firewall, with private IP space
  • 24x7 On-Call Support Team
  • 24x7 System Monitoring for resource usage (RAM/Disk/CPU)
  • 24x7 System Monitoring for service availability (HTTP/SMTP/DNS/etc)
  • Fully Managed Daily Backups
  • Systems and Applications patches and updates reviewed and installed regularly (Linux, Windows, Solaris)
  • Security host hardening and reviews
  • DNS and secondary MX services
  • Email and integrated groupware services with MAPI functionality

Colocation Facilities

Every colocation client is provided:

  • 20A UPS backed power
  • 24-port Gigabit switch
  • 24-port Gigabit backup switch, wired to independent backup network
  • 16-port remote PDU
  • 16-port IP accessable KVM
  • Multiple Upstream Bandwidth Providers : UUNET, Sprint, Level 3, Savvis, GBLX, Cogent
  • Multiple Peering Relationships : Earthlink, Google, Yahoo, Shaw, Integra, Peer 1, MSN

Colocation Options

  • Dedicated Firewall
  • Load Balancer
  • Backup archival to tape with offsite storage
  • Multiple Fiber carriers available (Qwest, MFN, XO, ELI, TWT, Level3, Savvis)
  • Multiple IP providers available (MZIMA, TWT, Abovenet, Internap, MCI)
  • Multiple Data Center Providers availalbe (Swift, Fibrecloud, ColoCenters, Peer 1, Semaphore, Westin)


Contact us with your requirements, and we will be happy to create a package customized to meet your needs.