Stacks of Data!
Two physical servers. Twelve virtual servers. State of the art redundancy. 1,000 similtaneous calls per minute. This is what is required to stack up golfers data into easily retrievable and logical form!
Good Hosting takes practice
Albatros not only provides HNA with a hosting service for it’s website, www.handicaps.co.za, but also for all the handicap data and the interfaces used to provide an integrated solution.
The Albatros parent company, Albatros Datenservice GmbH, based in Karlsruhe in the south of Germany, manages in excess of twenty four servers for various Golf Clubs and Federations around Europe.
This expertise is applied to the South African business.
In South Africa we currently …..
… Have two physical servers hosted at a state of the art data centre in Cape Town.
Each server comprises a number of virtual servers which include
- server for www.handicaps.co.za
- database of all golfer scores
- adminstration website in which all interfaces are integraged
- Tournament Solutions, ATMS and TDB products
The hardware used is standardised across all Albatros operations in different countries to ensure optimum maintenance to clients.
High availability (a number of different connectivity service providers are used to ensure maximum availability), load balancing (one server available immediately the other goes down) and regular backups are conducted and stored.
Scheduled maintenance, regular updates and upgrades are applied to the hardware and software.
Some feature we offer are:
Multiple internet services providers provide connectivity ensuring client stays online
99% Uptime – data is synchronised between primary and failover server
Server’s are monitored around the clock
Involve a team of experts managing in excess of 24 hosted servers in different countries
Regular backups are made and stored to ensure a first class disaster recovery service
What others say about us:
“Reliable Hosting is crucial to the success of our business. We find Albatros hosting services to be world class.”