Benefits of Our Cloud

December 6, 2011 3:51 pm Announcements, Canada, Cloud, Cloud Computing, Cloud Data Center, Cloud Hosting, Colocation, Data Center, Hosting, Virtual, Virtualization

Working in the cloud offers many benefits for you and your organization, but working with Colosseum Online allows you to work with our 17 years of experience and some of the industry’s most cutting edge technology backed up by 24/7/365 in-house Canadian technical support. Colosseum Online owns and staffs its own datacenter in Canada. This allows us to provide the reliable, consistent service our customers have come to expect from Colosseum Online.

Our virtual private datacenter product is on a cloud using high-end redundant hardware, including the enterprise-class Cisco UCS platform and NetApp storage. Our quality hardware and sophisticated management software create a reliable, flexible, and easy to operate virtualization environment.

With our virtual private data center product you get a pool of resources (CPU, RAM, disk space, etc.) and can easily deploy new servers by choosing the amount of resources you need and dividing them among as many virtual servers as you want. Flexible billing options allow you to purchase computing power when you need it and return it when you do not.

Benefits of Colosseum Online Cloud Virtual Private Data Center:

  • Reduces Cost – Forget about costly and time consuming hardware purchases, with the cloud you can add new servers with the click of a button for just a few dollars.
  • Saves Time – In seconds you can add new resources to your pool to increase an existing machine or create a new one.
  • Flexible – You can grow and shrink your systems as you need to when you need to and everything is automated so new resources are added right away. You can build and destroy virtual servers and turn them on and off as you need them, and only pay for what you are using.
  • Centralized Management – Access your equipment from anywhere at any time
  • Smaller Carbon Footprint – Consolidate all of your previous hardware onto the cloud reducing your electricity consumption.
  • Secure — Enterprise class security is employed to ensure your data is secure at all levels. Anti-spoof, anti-sniff firewall technology isolates your virtual machines from those of other customers, ensuring your cloud is private.
  • Canadian — Our cloud infrastructure is entirely in Canada, so your data stays in the country.
  • Resilient – Your virtual presence will always be accessible thanks to our High Availability technology and self-healing architecture.
  • Route Optimized Network – Colosseum uses Internap’s FCP technology to offer a super fast, low latency network great for any application.
  • API — Full API access to the same features available via the control panel.
  • 24/7/365 Technical Support — Colosseum Online’s in-house, Canadian technicians are standing by via phone, email or online chat whenever you need them.

Colosseum Online’s Virtual Private Datacenter (VPDC) product allows a wide variety of organizations to take advantage of our Cloud infrastructure. The benefits of our VPDC product are that it gives you the freedom to build the virtual network that fits your needs and allows you to adapt as those needs evolve.

Small & Medium Businesses

Colosseum Online’s VPDC offers scalability to grow as you do. Making guesses at how much to provision can be a real headache for many businesses out there. With Colosseum Online virtualization you pay for what you need and if the demand is greater you can add more resources with the simple click of a button through our CloudApp Control Panel.

With the affordability of our virtual infrastructure you can easily set up all of the IT resources many companies cannot afford. Running multiple servers no longer carries the burden of purchasing additional hardware or worrying about networking devices.

Security and Disaster Protection is built in, to keep your data and business safe.

Information Technology Pros

Enterprise level security implemented from the ground up ensures that your and your customers’ data is safe.

Colosseum Online’s cloud offers flexibility to allow you to provide secure development, testing and production environments with the click of a button. With a large range of pre-built templates you can create new environments to test every variable.

99.999% uptime is GUARANTEED, to keep your network accessible 24/7/365.

New Businesses & Start-ups

Our simple and friendly CloudApp Control Panel allows anyone to quickly set up their own server without the need for a dedicated IT staff on hand.

Convenient monthly payment options and hourly charges for resources used above the monthly allowance make it easy to pay only for what you use.

Partnerships with Industry leading organizations like Cisco and NetApp allow Colosseum Online to bring superior performance to keep your virtual servers running at lightening-fast speeds.

Educational Facilities

With the Flexibility of our Virtual Private Datacenter product computer labs can expand or decrease in size as the class does.

The easy backup and template system in place allows administrators to create a wide variety of working environments for any class work.

Centralized access is available 24/7/365 so staff and students can work from anywhere, in a safe and secure environment.


Colosseum Cloud Hosting simplifies setting up and maintaining servers, so you can focus your time on designing.

Performance and uptime are GUARANTEED, to keep even the more demanding websites up and running smoothly.

Flexible monthly billing keeps your accounting simple so you can focus on your clients’ needs.

It’s easy to set up virtual environments to test new projects under multiple operating systems and browsers.

Research and Development

Our CloudApp Control Panel is simple, straightforward, and lightening fast to deliver your data when and where you need it most.

Security is built into the system at every level to keep information safe.

Our hardware is selected together to optimize performance, reliability, and accessibility.


Colosseum Cloud Hosting offers the flexibility to add more resources when your blog goes viral so it can still be lightening fast to load.

Reliability is GUARANTEED so your faithful readers will always be able to get their daily dose of information.

Easy-to-set-up templates are available that have everything you need pre-installed so you can have your website up and running in no time.

Colosseum Online’s cloud provides simple-to-manage backup schedules, so if disaster strikes your site will be back in no time.

Combine our Cloud offerings with our Content Delivery Network to ensure your website loads in seconds anywhere in the world.



Colosseum Sales Team

Phone: 416-739-7873
US & Canada: 1-877-739-7873
Fax: 416-739-1732