Simple solutions to ensure your data is stored safely and is compliant

Storage demands for many businesses have now become extremely complex and costly particularly taking into consideration current security concerns, the ever-growing amounts of data which must be protected and the disparate arrays of hardware and software components which have data stored on them.

From physical storage to cloud storage solutions, and even the newly-launched and unique ability to store data privately in our UK data centres while presenting a version to hyperscaler environments, we offer a robust and secure portfolio of storage solutions to suit every business requirement.

We only work with market-leading NetApp storage for its technical excellence and best in market innovative functionality.

Need an all-in-one compute, network and storage solution? Read more on our Flexpod and Hyperflex solutions.

 

Our three storage options

  • STaaS: affordable, flexible, reliable storage in our Cloud which can easily grow with you
  • NPSaaS: all of the great benefits of hyperscalers with peace of mind your data in stored in our UK data centres
  • Physical storage capability in our highly secure, state-of-the-art data centres

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Storage options

Affordable, flexible, reliable storage which can easily grow with you

Our storage as a service is tiered for any capacity or speed. Each tier (0-3) offers scalability and agility but at different levels of speed and capacity based on your needs. This can be purchased alongside compute and network to offer a full tailor made IT solution.

From ultrafast Tier 0 with absolute guaranteed performance to Tier 3: reliable, effective and very affordable storage for business functions where speed isn’t so much of a priority, we can match any requirement.

Tier 1-3 is built on NetApp FAS – the flexible, scalable backbone of the market leading NetApp offering. Tier 0 is the ultrafast, high performance solution built on NetApp SolidFire. A mixture of tiers can be used to provide the perfect end-to-end solution.

Benefits

  • Best in class technologies from NetApp for affordable monthly opex payments
  • A four-tier offering. Multiple tiers can be used so that each business function gets the right support
  • Built on NetApp FAS – the flexible, scalable backbone of the market leading NetApp or SolidFire for ultrafast SSD storage
  • A fully-managed service delivering business continuity with no hassle

All of the great benefits of hyperscalers with peace of mind your data is stored in our UK data centres

Benefit from the immense positives of using hyperscalers like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure with their scalability, flexibility and affordability but with none of the negatives which are a common deterrent. Retain control of your important data, storing it securely in our data centres with NetApp while you use hyperscalers as an affordable way to manage bursts of activity or research, testing and development.

NetApp is the only storage provider to be able to work with Amazon Web Services and Node4 is the only UK provider of this solution in the UK.

This solution is the best of both worlds. To purchase this directly requires significant investment. Node4 has already made the investment so you don’t have to.

Benefits

  • Data sovereignty:  many businesses need to know where their data is, and that it is accessible. It needs to be in the UK. NPSaaS allows you to retain absolute control of data but with the flexibility of using AWS and others. It meets general data protection regulation
  • Eliminate costly and lock-in data migrations. You can avoid potentially expensive costs when trying to get your data back when switching cloud providers
  • It allows you to cheaply and securely test and develop new innovations
  • It allows for bursts of activity best supported by AWS/Azure but with no loss of control of data
  • Quick and easy multi cloud access – have the flexibility of switching clouds to accommodate your workloads at any time. One cloud doesn’t need to meet all your requirements. This allows you to diversify risk between clouds
  • Move your data at any time – transferring it between NetApp based infrastructures, including private, hybrid and public clouds when needed
  • Back up data securely and efficiently

Located in our highly secure, state of the art data centres

Node4 has built and invested in four state of the art, enterprise-grade data centres.

Using our data centres saves you the cost and complexity of designing, building, managing and maintaining your own centre. It also keeps your data safe and secure and offers super-fast connectivity allowing you to access it.

We have several certifications with NetApp:

Certificates

  • Professional Services Certified (PSC)
  • Support Services Certified (SSC)
  • Flexpod Premium
  • NetApp Cloud Services Provider (NCSP)

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“The solution provided by Node4 means we no longer need to worry about hardware faults and can address more pressing issues to help move the business forward. For example, we have recently invested in further document storage facilities. The Replicated Disaster Recovery Service means that we have a completely resilient system. In the event of a disaster, we can be up and running again within an hour – without doing any of the ongoing maintenance or running updates in the meantime. “

Ian Hallett – Head of IT
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