Web Servers are housed and maintained by Pipex, the UK's largest
hosting company, in data centres purpose built to offer complete protection,
reliability and monitoring. These data centres are home to over 1
million websites including those of many FTSE100 companies.
They are equipped with Uniterruptable Power Supplies to ensure connectivity
and Diesel Generators to provide power for an indefinite amount of
time in the event of a prolonged outage. They employ sophisticated
climate control and fire prevention systems as well as 24x7 engineer
support and stringent access control guidelines.
Tier 1 Network Connectivity
provides access to Pipex's 50,000Mbit network using Cisco
GSR12000 Series Gigabit Switched Routers with over 100 POP's (Points
of Presence) in the UK.
three core network locations in London Docklands in facilities that
maintain the highest degree of security, air conditioning and power
availability. These locations provide our connection to other Internet
Service Providers (ISPs) via a UK Public Peering presence at LINX
and Xchangepoint. Pipex maintains a European public peering presence
at AMSIX, DECIX and SFINX and also makes the best use of global reach
IP with selected international partners.