Get Started Today!  (813) 749-0895    SEARCH SITE

IT Professional Services and Business Continuity

Blog for IT Support and Managed Services in Tampa and Florida

Providing Business IT Support such as technical IT Helpdesk Support, Outsourced Computer Support, Technology Consulting, and Managed IT Services to small and medium-sized businesses in Tampa and Florida.

Give Your Server Units Some TLC

Servers are a critical part of any business or organization’s IT infrastructure, as they are the backbone of data distribution. This could include access to applications such as your productivity suite, or even the storage of vital data that’s necessary for day-to-day operations. Unfortunately, this critical hardware must be continuously maintained. The question becomes: Is your business responsible for keeping your server infrastructure in proper working order?

If it is, you should strongly consider the better solution: outsourced server hosting. Here are some of the variables you will have manage to keep your servers in good working order.

Server units can generate a considerable amount of heat, which becomes a problem when in excessive amounts. If your servers overheat, they could be at risk of hardware failure, data loss, and more. Since both results can put unnecessary strain on your budget, you’ll want to keep your servers cool. Air conditioning or specialized cabinets are a solution, as they will let you keep your servers in an environment conducive to longevity. The recommended environment for a server is typically somewhere between 64.4ºF and 80.6ºF with proper air flow.

Anything that generates a ton of heat is bound to also consume a lot of electricity. Therefore, you need to ensure that they are protected from spikes in power. Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) are a great way to keep this from happening. You use these devices to keep your servers from being overloaded with power. In the event of an unexpected power down, the device will control the flow of power so that the device can power down naturally without risk of losing data or damage being done to the device itself.

Routine Maintenance
With a little bit of careful maintenance, your server units will last longer and be less of a strain on your budget. After all, it makes sense to keep expensive pieces of hardware in good shape so that you won’t have to replace them as frequently. If you replace hardware before its time has come, you might accidentally lose out on mileage that you could have gotten out of your older hardware. A good rule to consider is to keep the server unit free of dust, and to listen for anything out of the ordinary--metal scraping, strange noises, anything that seems out of place. You should also have a contingency plan in the event that issues have been detected with your hardware.

Solution: Outsourced Server Hosting
A great way to solve all of these issues is by outsourcing your server hosting to a managed service provider. Since you’re not the ones taking care of your server units, you’ll be relieved of the duty, as well as all of the costs of doing so. This includes any costs associated with managing and maintaining a physical server unit, like air conditioning or electricity. Furthermore, since your infrastructure is virtualized on our hardware, we will work to minimize downtime so that you’ll experience minimal issues. We can monitor your organization’s infrastructure in real time and address issues promptly.

Don’t waste any more time and resources on managing your own server units. Call us today at (813) 749-0895.



No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment


Mobile? Grab this Article!

Qr Code

Tag Cloud

Security IT Services Tip of the Week IT Support Managed IT Services IT Infrastructure Management IT Companies in Tampa Best Practices Business Continuity Business Mobility IT Support Services Cloud Business IT Solutions I.T. Management Privacy Hackers IT Professional Services Business Computing Technology Email Custom Business Solutions Microsoft Malware Productivity IT Business Solutions Business Applications Internet IT Management Technology Consultants Business Hosted Solutions Managed Service Provider Managed IT Service in Florida Windows 10 Business IT Support Managed IT Service Windows Managed Services in Florida I.T. Support Computer I.T. Services Ransomware Network Security Dynamic Solutions IT Risk Management Software IT Support Services in Tampa Managed IT Mobile Devices IT Services in Florida Backup Disaster Recovery Data User Tips IT Outsourcing in Tampa Internet of Things IT Service Outsourced IT Remote Monitoring Android Google IT Support in Tampa Managed Services Managed Services in Tampa Bay Microsoft Office Communication Data Backup Workplace Tips Smartphone IT Managed Services Hardware Mobile Device Management Browser Tech Companies in Tampa Gmail Phishing Tampa IT Support App Data Management Data Recovery Network IT Services in Tampa Upgrade Computer Networking Apple IT Service Management Tip of the week IT Company Business Plan Operating System IT Outsourcing Cloud Computing Business IT Support Services Word Mobile Device Firewall Content Filtering Small Business IT Solutions Smartphones Save Money Innovation Collaboration Data Computer Services Cybersecurity Managed Service in Tampa IT Outsourcing in Florida Vendor Management Social Media IT Vendor Management Unified Threat Management Customer Relationship Management Computer Hardware Repair Artificial Intelligence Big Data Facebook Risk Management IT Company Robot Antivirus WiFi IT solutions Office 365 Retail Small Business Passwords Settings BYOD IT Management Services Holiday Encryption Hosted Solution Wireless Technology Miscellaneous SaaS Server Telephone Systems Data storage Efficiency Bring Your Own Device Virtual Private Network Money IT Consulting IT Support Windows 10 IT Companies in Florida IT Support Helpdesk Wireless Computer Network Services Network Congestion Managed IT Services IT Management Service IBM Chrome Mobile Computing Analytics Customer Service End of Support Office Tips Outlook Laptop Project Management Solid State Drive Budget Training Monitors Apps Help Desk Alert Data loss Recovery Administration Presentation Virtualization Google Drive Computer Support Microsoft Virtual Server Hosting in Tampa and Florida Remote Computing Saving Money I.T. Company Computer Networking Services Mobility communications Website Productivity Information Technology YouTube Business Application Virtual Desktop Office Search Uninterrupted Power Supply Automation Managed IT Outsourcing BDR LiFi Business Continuity Services Heating/Cooling Network Support in Florida Top IT Outsourcing Company Marketing How To Safety Cortana Digital Payment Writing Data Security IT Consulting Service IT Company in Tampa Microsoft Business Solutions History Programming Managed it Services in Tampa Firefox Mail Merge Computer Care Business Growth Knowledge Tablet Social Engineering The Internet of Things Mouse Techology Managed Service in Florida Buisness Deep Learning Disaster Managed Service Providers Employer-Employee Relationship Social Assessment Health Care IT Services Address Experience Google Maps Save Time Server Hosting in Tampa Disaster Resistance Humor Cryptocurrency Trending Maintenance Servers Gadgets Tech Company in Tampa Politics Hacks Co-managed IT Consultation Business IT Solutions Redundancy IT Tech Support Computers Undo Backups Proactive IT IT Support Companies in Tampa Bitcoin CIO Corporate Profile Flexibility Server Management Identities Two-factor Authentication User Net Neutrality Current Events Quick Tips Full Service IT Technology Consulting Firms Display Information Technology Consulting Licensing Compliance Bandwidth Competition Automobile Legal Server Hosting Data Breach Professional Service IT Support and Solutions Windows 8 User Error WannaCry Statistics Avoiding Downtime Going Green Time Management IT Consulting Services Software Tips Regulations Education Intranet Technology Laws IT Managed Service Provider IT Managed Service in Tampa Bluetooth Alt Codes Server Hosting in Florida Samsung File Sharing USB Printing Network Management Business Technology Augmented Reality Sync Virtual Reality Unified Threat Management Help Desk Support in Tampa VoIP Tampa IT Services Typing VoIP Digital Signature VPN Files Touchscreen Careers Lenovo Fun Cabling Mobile Device Managment Consulting Services Health Google Docs Healthcare IT Help Desk Support Downtime Digital Outsourced Computer Support Shortcut Hacker Password Hacking Websites Computing Jobs Superfish IT Service in Tampa Halloween Infrastructure Service IT Storage Spyware Patch Management Google Wallet Scam Scary Stories Unified Communications Domains IT Solutions for Small Business Business Continuity Service Providers Dark Data IT Vendor Management in Tampa Users Vulnerability Computer Repair Best Practice Hard Drives Application Drones Data Technology Networking Managed Services in Floirda Sports Hard Disk Drive Public Speaking Microsoft Affiliate Program Spam Work/Life Balance Physical Security Cleaning Business Management Refrigeration Relocation Mobile Data Travel Law Enforcement I.T. Managament Cost Management Private Cloud Motion Sickness Tech Support Gadget Wi-Fi Staffing Error Emoji Meetings Black Market 5G GPS Public Cloud Virus Managed Servers Webcam Twitter Telephony Tracking Point of Sale Processors Paperless Office Emergency Document Management Administrator Web Server Lithium-ion Battery Personal Information Identity Theft Cybercrime How To Cameras Notifications Thank You Running Cable Upgrades CCTV IT Consultant Update Congratulations 3D Printing Business Appplications IP Address Taxes Crowdsourcing Botnet Electronic Medical Records Supercomputer Chromebook G Suite CrashOverride Mobile Office Saving Time Government Hiring/Firing IT Budget Machine Learning Unsupported Software

Latest Blog Entry

Everyone has accidentally closed an important web browser tab before they were finished with it. What can you really do about it, though? You might expect that you have to search for the page again, but there’s a much easier way to do it. In your Google Chrome browser on a P...

Latest News

SEG Awarded Small Business of the Year Award!

Symmetric Engineering Group was awarded the Upper Tampa Bay Chamber Small Business of the Year Award for their understanding technical service and support throughout the Tampa Bay area

Read more ...

Account Login