Web hosting in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
We recommend you our web hosting service in Amsterdan, the Netherlands, if your target visitors are from all over the worls and/or mainly from Europe
Amsterdam hosts the second biggest Internet Exchange in the world. AMS-IX performs an average transfer of 3,3 Tb/s and a maximum transfer of 5,5 Tb/s recorded in 2017. The fact that here meet and transfer data between them the biggest internet infrastructure providers, makes Amsterdam an adequate place to host your website.
Hosterion has placed its first servers in Amsterdam in NOvember 2010, in the Easynet data center. Subsequently we have added our equipment in the second data center in Amsterdam, EvoSwitch. Initially these servers were used only for unmanaged VPSs, a service available also today. And starting with October 2017, Hosterion web hosting web hosting (managed) are available also in Amsterdam, besides other four locations. Currently, all hosting equipment of Hosterion from the Netherlands are located in the EvoSwitch data center in Amsterdam.
The EvoSwitch data center
EvoSwitch, part of the Ocom group, is the biggest public data center (which allows any company to rent space) in the Netherlands. Wikipedia is one of the big websites that hosts data in EvoSwitch.
- modern data center, tier III+
- designed and built from the beginning as a data center
- 12 000 sq.m. intended for equipment collocation
- modular construction with the possibility to extend the collocation space to 40 000 sq.m.
- indirect adiabatic cooling
- 25 MW total cooling capacity
- data rooms built with hot aisle
- redundancy cooling system N+1
- neutral carrier with hundreds of internet providers
- 25MW electric power generators
- electric power redundancy 2N and N+1 available
- 3 x 50 000 liter stock gas oil for the generators, which allows a 48-hour autonomy
- VESDA fire detection system
- fire-extinguishing gas system
- fire resitant walls for 60 minutes
- 3-meter perimeter fence
- staff supervising the operating parameters 24 hours a day
- round-the-clock security and mobile patrol unit
- video surveillance cameras
- card-based access, restricted by areas, for the visitors
- the visitors are always accompanied on the data center premises
- biometric access
- certifications: ISO 27001:2013, ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004, PCI DSS, SOC 1 Type II (ISAE3402), AMS-IX Certified
If you want to have your website hosted in Amsterdam, choose one of our web hosting packages.
Quicker loading of the website, better Google position
Why choose web hosting in Amsterdam?
- modern data center with redundancy to all systems and which provides an uptime of almost 100%
- very good data connections and low latency with the big internet providers in Europa and world-wide
- excellent loading speed for your website for the visitors from Europeand for the visitors from the rest of the world, which
- increases the satisfaction of your clients and
- positively influences the position of your website in the Google search results
The location of the server hosting your website does not seem to affect directly its position within the Google search results. For SEO purposes ("Search Engine Optimization") are much more important the domain name extension (or "ccTLD") and the country you choose in Search Console.
But the location of the website hosting indirectly influences the Google position. If most of the visitors are from Europe, and the web hosting of the website is performed in our Amsterdam location it means the website will load quickly. And we know that the high loading speed of the website is one of the criteria used by Google for the result ordering.
Consequently, the choice of the website's hosting location is also part of your online marketing strategy.
Our web hosting packages start from 4 € and they provide an excellent loading speed for the visitors from Europe.
Are looking for web hosting elsewhere than Amsterdam?
If you address a public, other than the one from Europe, we have a few proposals for you. All our web hosting packages are also provided in the following locations:
- Web hosting in Bucharest, Romania: the best position for the visitors from all over Romania.
- Web hosting in Cluj-Napoca
- Web hosting in London, Great Britan
- Web hosting in Dallas, Texas
- Web hosting in Fremont, California