Server hosting in Kenya
Who needs a server?
Why hosting a server in Kenya is important
Where can I host my server in Kenya?
These are some of the questions the article will answer.
A lot of organizations in Kenya operates a server inn one form or the other. Some companies have cloud hosting with Digital Ocean, AWS, Google cloud or any other public cloud providers. These cloud hosting are used to run company software applications, website.
Other kind of organizations have premise-based server where the organization’s software application run from. These organization also archive data in the premises based server which acts as data storage and backup resource.
Do you remind internet outage that was caused by a fiber cut in the Sea….?
What happen to organizations that were running from servers in US and Europe where AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, IBM Cloud, Digital Ocean have data centers.
They were offline until fiber cut was sorted – that is not a reliable service.
Organization using Cloudpap that has servers in a data center in Kenya can never be affected by such issues.
Have you heard of shocking invoices that some organizations have had to pay to AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure – imagine paying 500% the invoice you normally pay? Why.some script in your application misbehaved and kept making server request.
At Cloudpap cloud, we can allow you to limit number of requests that your application make. We further contact you whenever something abnormal is happening for your immediate attention.
Servers in Kenya are accessed via 1Gbps link across any internet service providers in Kenya.
The 1 Gbps speed ensures the server access speed is under 1 second. Fastest Servers in Europe and US can be accessed only from 2 seconds and above.
Your data is safer in Kenya data center.
Some of these countries that AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft, Oracle, IBM – USA have intense data surveillance from their governments thus risk of exposing your data.