Dedicated Gaming Servers | Fully Configureable w/ Root Access
GalaxyVisions now offers dedicated servers for hosting multi-player games around the world. From the worlds of Minecraft to the wasteland of DayZ , GV's gaming plans offer reliable service and top-tier customer support for a price that won't break the gaming clan's budget. With a dedicated server, you get full root access to the machine and can configure it anyway you like, or you can sign up to have GalaxyVisions' team of expert administrators - and gaming fans - manage your machine. More Info >>
GalaxyVisions' dedicated gaming plans include the best hardware running on GV's state-of-the-art network, which is prized for its low latency and fast, direct connections anywhere in the world. That guarantees no lag and the best gameplay experience regardless of where players are located.
Customer Support at GalaxyVisions is available by email or phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Trouble tickets are never outsourced to a call center; you'll always get an expert technician who either knows how to solve any issue or has the authority to escalate it to someone who can. Like all GalaxyVisions dedicated server plans, the Gamer packages are covered by an ironclad 99.9% uptime guarantee.
GalaxyVisions' dedicated gaming servers are available in a number of configurations:
GV Gamer-Starter: The perfect plan for setting up your first single-game server. The configuration includes fast processors, plenty of storage and unmatched reliability so that players always have the best experience regardless of when they start playing. All Gamer plans come with GV's Core Managed Services, which means admins need not worry about patching and basic maintenance of the PC. The Starter plan also includes advanced AMD or Intel microprocessors, a variety of storage configurations and a minimum of 4 gigabytes of RAM. Besides full root or administrative access, you'll get three useable IPs, personalized MRTG graphs to monitor traffic and a 10-megabit-per-second dedicated network port.
GV Gamer-Enthusiast: This configuration is designed to handle medium gaming demand. For a price that's unmatched by competitors, you will have root level or administrative access to your owner server that's secured in our state-of-the-art data center and supported by the best in the business. Premier Gamer plans include at dual- or quad-core microprocessors and as much as 500 gigabytes of SATA storage. Each server has at least 4GB of RAM. In addition, you'll get three useable IPs, personalized MRTG graphs to monitor traffic and a 10 megabit per second dedicated network port.
GV Gamer-Hard Core: Perfect for the most demanding gaming applications. This configuration can handle a high volume without any lag or diminished experience. GV Gamer-Hard Core plans include one or two quad-core Intel Xeon processors, ranging from 2GHz to 3GHz, for performance that can handle even the most demanding requirements. A variety of storage options are also available ranging from 73GB drives to 2x146GB SATA drives. Every plan includes Core Managed Services, a minimum 4 gigabyte of RAM, full RDP access, three useable IP addresses, personalized MRTG graphs for monitoring traffic and a 100 megabit per second dedicated network port.
Game Server Support: GalaxyVisions offers fully managed game installations, updates, patches and more upon request. GV's highly trained engineers are standing by to help with optimizing your server for your players, wherever in the world they live. Our most popular game servers include: Counter Strike Source, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Team Fortress 2, Minecraft, DayZ and Battlefield 3.
Premium Network Upgrades: GalaxyVisions offers premium network upgrades for customers who need more than standard 100 megabit per second connectivity. GV technicians will analyze your server's demand and response, and ports will be upgraded from megabit to gigabit as necessary. In addition, GalaxyVisions can create a private high-speed network between all your systems hosted at GalaxyVisions. That way, your internal traffic from system to system will never be delayed because due to the public Internet.
Premium Managed Security: There is nothing more important to your business than security. With Premium Managed Security, GalaxyVisions' experts will ensure that your gaming servers are resistant to attack, safe from intrusion and always available when you and your customers need them. Among the features: Firewall configurations for specific requirements, firewall management and VPN management in the firewall. In addition, you can choose individual services or a comprehensive solution.
Premium Managed Backup: If you have a backup server, GalaxyVisions can take care of backing up of your systems on a regular basis. GalaxyVisions administrators will set up the process, including the software, and confirm that it is running correctly. They will also check it periodically to ensure that it is functioning as designed. In addition, GalaxyVisions' staff will handle tape rotations and other backup-related tasks.
Premium Professional Services: Have a need that doesn't quite fit with any premium package? That's when to contact GalaxyVisions' Professional Services. The team of engineers, technicians and solution architects provides consulting services for clients with advanced requirements. The approach is to take a holistic view of your needs and provide a complete solution. The Professional Services team works across functional areas and can you get the most out of your IT infrastructure, boost security, increase availability and maintain stability. They're also expert at transferring your systems to GalaxyVisions.
Contact GalaxyVisions today for a custom analysis of your requirements and quote.
Feedback from existing clients on GalaxyVisions' dedicated hosting services for gamers:
"GalaxyVisions is a gamer's dream come true. Always available, always helpful and always affordable." - Carl Borenstein.
"I stumbled on GalaxyVisions through work and saw that it touted low latency for VoIP. I brought it up with my gaming clan and we decided to invest in our own dedicated server. No one - not any one - has regretted the decision." - Mike Rogers.
"My Minecraft friends love our server and the fact that it's available all the time. Our initial setup was a breeze with the help of GalaxyVisions' support - even at 3 a.m. on a Sunday!" - Carl Dane Lewellen.