LuminFire provides affordable and reliable FileMaker server hosting. We have secure data centers in several locations and an uptime of 99%. We handle everything for you from start to finish including assistance with optimizing your database files if necessary. Check out this article about hosting FileMaker in the cloud.
Hosting with LuminFire in the cloud has many advantages:
- No hardware to purchase or maintain.
- Fixed monthly cost that is easy to budget.
- SSL certificate installation, config, and maintenance.
- Accessible automated backups for 30 days stored on Amazon S3.
- Options to host in 14 data centers around the world to provide low latency:
United States (US), Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Seattle;
Europe (EU), Amsterdam, Netherlands;Sydney, Australia;
and Hong Kong, China
- SSAE 16 Type 2 certified data centers
24 hour video surveillance and strictly enforced security access procedures
State of the art HVAC temperature control systems with separate cooling zones
Redundant power backup with instantaneous fail-over
Advanced smoke detection and fire suppression
Seismically braced racks
- Self healing cloud with auto failover in emergency
- Super fast SSD storage
- Gigabit connectivity for fast network access connected to major internet backbone providers
- Firewall security to keep data safe
- Active support with monitoring and performance
- Updates to FileMaker Server, when tested and deemed ready for production.
- Updates and security patches for Windows Server.
- No need to be an server admin or AWS console expert. We handle all that work for you.
- We answer the phone if you need assistance. You can reach us dependably.
- 24×7 on-site security and network operations staff
Our FileMaker hosting pricing is competitive with other vendors and will depend upon your specific solution and the following factors:
- The number of database files and document storage space required.
- The number of users accessing the database.
- Dedicated server (shared hosting is no longer available since FileMaker 15).
- The server configuration: memory and processor speed.
- Network bandwidth used.
- Access and concurrency requirements for FileMaker Go and WebDirect.
- Server version.
- Special setups of ODBC connections, etc.
- HIPAA security requirements.
Dedicated FileMaker hosting ranges from $100-$3,000/month, billed annually. The typical hosting cost is $150/month.
Our hosting service is much easier and more reliable than both FileMaker Cloud or setting up your own hosting via Amazon AWS. We handle all the details so you can focus on more important things.
To sum up this service: We can host your FileMaker database application files on a remote server in a secure data center with redundant, high-speed internet connections and backup power generators so that your data will automatically be backed up to an off-site location and always be accessible over the internet from anywhere in the world.
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