Secure and compliant hosting solutions
What Column Application Hosting can do for you?
Column Application Hosting transforms your business by lowering costs, accelerating deployment and increasing efficiencies. You can be assured your systems are running at peak levels while you focus on your core business. Column Application Hosting enables you to:
Operate your critical applications without a problem
Column hosting centers provide operating system administration, database administration and network management. Column gives you full-time peace of mind by providing you with 24-hour diligence, every day, every week
Assistance to manage the relocation logistics from your current hosting facility; systems engineering to help you select cost-effective infrastructure; hardware, software and network installation; disciplined project management to meet the needs of your vendors and customers.
Minimize interruptions to your business
Column raises the bar with our state-of-the-art, highly secure data centers which operate with inordinate hardware, dual Tier 1 ISP providers, and automatic failover.
Maximize ROI with high availability
Offering the highest level of protection, Column hosting centers are designed with fully spare active power paths to keep your applications up and running. Our centers are audited regularly for compliance and certification, continually exceeding third-party standards for system performance.
Column maintains best practices and participates in the most demanding third-party audits in the industry. We also participate in Penetration Scans, Vulnerability Assessments, Type II SAS 70 Reviews, US Federal Financial Institution Examination Council (FFIEC) governance and regular examinations, ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certification and PCI Certification and HIPAA compliance.
Safeguard your business from risk
Column provides services that include data integrity, authentication, database administration, continual operating system upgrades and compliance with the latest security patches. We also provide registry setting controls, application monitoring services, change controls, security monitoring, virus protection, and intrusion penetration testing services.
Improve performance with efficient and seamless migration
Our skilled services personnel can assist with every stage of the hosting lifecycle, from migrating your applications into our hosting environment to account support and performance monitoring.
Column Hosting provides the physical platform and managed environment for your entire application environment. Column will install and configure all of the applications you need, and then monitor their processes to ensure optimal speed and efficiency. Column will also ensure the integrity of your application by implementing security methods.
- Outsource management of your business-critical applications to a team that responds like an extension of your own team
- Monitor your site remotely, while we handle the 3:00 AM beeper
- Reduce outage risk in a fully-redundant top-tier data center
- Delegate your database maintenance to professionals
- Free-up your technical teams for creative development
- Host your development and test environments under the same roof as your production system.
Proactive Monitoring and Backups
Column Technologies is proactive in our efforts to minimize services disruption, and has proposed solutions that exceed our customers’ requirements for application availability, capacity, security and service continuity.
- Site Disaster - Service disruption due to loss of site will be limited to 8 business hours.
- Database backup - the entire database and application binaries are fully backed up each week, and incremental backups occur daily
- Loss of Data - Data vulnerability will be mitigated in two ways, SAN protection with real-time hardware & database failover technology
- Database replication - the database is continuously replicated to Column’s data center (with a variable lag that will not exceed 30 minutes)