Information Services

Application Hosting

This service provides a central hosting environment that encompasses a range of solutions, from simple HTML websites through to resilient application and database hosting. It also includes the hosting of third party applications required by the University.

Introduction

The service provides two primary hosting environments based on Linux and Windows operating systems. Database hosting is primarily offered through mySQL on our Linux environment and Microsoft SQL Server on Windows.

Availability, Entitlement & Charges

Hosting is provided for ed.ac.uk, ac.uk and non ac.uk domains.

Using the service

Hosting is provided on Linux or Windows, with options for both shared and dedicated infrastructure.

FAQs

Commonly asked questions

Help and support

How to find support should you need our help.