Q9 Networks

Managed Hosting

We simplify your day-to-day. As IT experts we have the technical talent and hands-on experience to design, build and administer your environment. Count the strength of that investment not just in time saved, but where you can spend your time.

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Servers, Storage & Backup

Be practical about where to focus your efforts and let your productivity prosper with Q9's Managed Hosting.

Firewall

Absolute assurance – that’s what our Managed Firewall delivers. Active security, relentless protection and complete confidence.

Q9’s Managed Hosting options offer the technical depth and latitude of services you need to boost your bottom line and enhance the way you do business.

  • Variety of Managed Server provisioning and licensing options let you decide the program that works best for you

  • Managed Servers available as bare metal service or with select operating software installed

  • Managed Storage options range from a scalable, shared platform to fully dedicated solutions

  • Managed Backup options include central or dedicated back-up and restore; choice of disk or tape backup

  • 24/7 support for emergency restores and scheduled test restores

  • 24/7 configuration control and operation of management authentication system

  • Continual device status monitoring and hardware failure notification

  • Full support for customized backup and retention schedules

  • On-site hardware sparing* (* may not apply to custom hardware installations)

  • Ongoing system patches and upgrades

Our Firewall safeguards against any potential security breaches while simplifying the deployment of rollouts and network-wide updates. All that, backed by predictable costs and zero administrative intrusions.

Firewall service includes:

  • Robust network and security operating system

  • Centralized policy-based management

  • Various high availability (HA) options

  • Rapid deployment features including site-to-site VPN

  • Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPV6) compliant

  • Virtual Edge service is 100% available

Virtual Edge Edge Branch
Technology
  • Juniper vSRX (EIS/Cloud)
  • Dedicated Juniper SRX240H2
  • Dedicated Cisco ASA 5525-X
Single Unit
  • N/A
  • Available
  • Available
Failover
  • Standard
  • Available
  • Available
Physical Interface
  • N/A
  • Standard 16 x 10/100/1000 ports
  • Standard 8 x 10/100/1000 ports (up to 200 virtual interfaces supported)
Virtual Interface
  • 16 Sub-Interfaces
N/A N/A
Large Packet Throughput
  • 1 Gbps
  • 1.8 Gbps
  • 2.0 Gbps
Internet Mix Throughput
  • 1 Gbps
  • 600 Mbps
  • 1.0 Gbps
Connections per Second
  • 25,000
  • 8,500
  • 20,000
Maximum Sessions
  • 520,000
  • 256,000
  • 500,000
Power Supplies
  • Duel, Diverse Power Sources
  • 1
  • 1
VPN (iPSEC site-to-site)
  • Available
  • Available
  • Available
Client VPN
  • N/A
  • N/A
  • Available
IPSEC VPN Throughput
  • 300 Mbps
  • 300 Mbps
  • 300 Mbps

Why Managed Hosting?

  • Focus

    Remove low-value work and free up limited resources to focus efforts on your core business requirements and policy.

  • Affordability

    Reduce your capital budget in favour of predictable monthly operating expenses while eliminating equipment acquisition and asset management.

  • Control

    Consolidate infrastructure vendor management to a single contract and price.

  • Expertise

    Leverage highly skilled Q9 talent and best practices.

We're running our business on Q9's hardware, in their data centres, with their backup resources if something fails, and relying heavily on them to keep all this running... We couldn't be any more trusting in a partner than with Q9.

Director of Client Services, Corporate Infrastructure, The Co-operators


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Why Q9 for Managed Hosting?

Our Expertise

  • You should squarely focus on your core business strengths and let Canada'a largest data services centre flex ours.

  • We've earned the trust of clients across a broad spectrum of industries. We understand your priorities and are a quick to resolve any issues.

  • We acquire and deploy all the necessary technology required to ensure you're systems remain current, efficient and secure.

  • Predictable operating expenses eases the management of such an essential component in your operation.

We're running our business on Q9's hardware, in their data centres, with their backup resources if something fails, and relying heavily on them to keep all this running... We couldn't be any more trusting in a partner than with Q9.

Director of Client Services, Corporate Infrastructure, The Co-operators


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