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