Colocation Solutions

What Hosting Services do we offer?

Crown Hosting Data Centres is a joint venture between the Cabinet Office and Ark Data Centres which delivers improved value for money, increased efficiency and ease of use for colocation data centre hosting across all of the UK public sector.

We provide flexible data centre colocation at a fraction of the cost of other hosting organisations.

We’re highly energy and carbon efficient and highly secure.  Importantly, our framework enables us to deliver flexible contracts and easy to use solutions, which allow you to plan both for your budgets and the future.

We can help transform the efficiency of your organisation through data centre colocation with best-in-class risk assurance, flexibility, environmental performance and ability to enable cloud services.

With Crown Hosting Data Centres you can buy data centre colocation and other services on demand, on a pay-as-you-use basis, whilst gaining access to a suite of flexible, scalable approved secure services and connectivity.

Designed to enhance the public experience of IT and accelerate new government and Public sector services to market, we provide simple-to-buy services which substantially reduces the operational risk and overall cost of data hosting for public sector departments and range of organisations.

We offer a rich portfolio of hosted data centre services at OFFICIAL and above levels of assurance, underpinned by a comprehensive set of service-level agreements that exceed industry standards.

Click here  to learn how a number of government departments and G-Cloud providers are already driving significant carbon and cost savings by leveraging the high security, high resiliency, low latency and reduced operational risk provided by Crown Hosting Data Centres.

Who can buy?

Our data centre colocation services are open to any UK publicly funded, mandated, regulated and previously regulated organisations.  We cater for a wide range of sectors, from Transport to Health, from Charities to Local Government. Click here to learn about the sectors we cover.

How can you buy?

Crown Hosting Data Centres’ high-quality data centre colocation services have already been agreed and are governed as part of a Cabinet Office framework agreement.

This allows you to take advantage of substantial savings by acquiring data centre hosting under your own call-off agreements with Crown Hosting Data Centres. You can commission data centre hosting, inter-data centre connectivity and additional cabling services.

In the process, you benefit from simple, transparent pay-for-what-you-use pricing, no minimum volume commitment and a choice of duration commitments that you can terminate for convenience.

As added peace of mind, Crown Hosting Data Centres services are delivered on a platform already being used at scale by high-profile public sector departments and agencies including the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Justice,

Crown Hosting Data Centres Limited is powered by Ark Data Centres, who design, construct and operate the most efficient UK data centres.

To learn how our flexible data centre colocation solutions can save you money, with peace of mind security, please get in touch via the email form below, or call us 0333 207 0703