Data Center


Managed services and web hosting from COVIS

The operation of the COVIS data center is guaranteed at all times thanks to permanent monitoring, 24/7. On request, our experienced employees can provide additional service and support for your systems, such as monitoring, server and system upkeep, and maintenance. Our standard also offers premium managed services and web hosting for your data and applications.

Your benefits with the COVIS data center

  • Our ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 certified, high-performance data center in Düsseldorf is subject to the Federal Data Protection Act.
  • "Best in class" data center with 99.95% infrastructure availability
  • Reliable handling of your business processes
  • Secure exchange of business-critical information
  • Highly-qualified internal staff
  • 24/7 monitoring and alarm systems
  • Disaster protection
  • Green IT

Excerpt from our service portfolio

  • Server housing: Provision, operation and support of web servers, databases and storage systems
  • Managed service: System management, monitoring, backup and recovery of data, analysis and performance engineering
  • Co-location: Space for racks and rack units for housing customer servers and providing network connections
  • Hosting: Provision of domains, web storage, web databases, statistics, e-mail hosting for websites

Some key aspects of our technology

  • OS systems: Microsoft and Citrix within the cluster area
  • Virtualization using VMware and HyperV
  • Storage virtualization for optimum protection against data loss
  • Security of the highest standard thanks to systems from F5, Check Point, and Cisco, redundant firewall systems
  • Database systems such as MS SQL Server 2008-2016, MongoDB, and Elasticsearch
  • Ideal 24/7 system monitoring with numerous standard tools and our own developments
  • Coordinated service processes according to the ITIL 3 standard

What we do for your security

  • Use of high-quality data center equipment from manufacturers such as HP, Cisco, and Check Point
  • Operation in separate cage with lockable racks
  • Extensive access controls and video surveillance
  • State-of-the-art extinguishing systems
  • Operation of backup or redundant systems in different fire zones
  • Permanent 24/7 monitoring of access to all systems
  • Ongoing review of our security concepts by our own certified security managers
  • Green engineering with green electricity