Web and Email Hosting


Speak to a Specialist Request a Quote


Hosted Desktop

A hosted desktop allows users the ability for remote working, they can access software applications and data from any location providing they have internet access. Our Hosted desktop solution is secure and regular backups are made which are easily restored.

Hosted desktops offer a wide range of benefits over traditional office IT environments which require constant updates and regular maintenance. With a hosted desktop environment upgrades and updates can be easily managed to help you to reduce support and IT administration costs..

When users are set up in a hosted desktop environment they will be able to use their PC as normal, it would behave the same as a traditional setup and they can access the hosted desktop from the office, home or whilst working remotely at any location. The other benefit of using a hosted desktop is that you can access it from a range of devices including, tablets, smartphones, PC or Mac.

Benefits of Hosted Desktop 

Mobility - Access software and data from any location.

Users on a hosted desktop setup can access their software and data from any location, software applications such as accounting software, CRM, emails and data can be accessed at any location using any device.

Reduce IT Costs- By using a hosted desktop for staff will reduce your IT costs, typical savings are between 30% and 50% over a four-year period according to a recent Gartner report. A hosted desktop setup replaces the need for an expensive on-site server.

Improves your business cash flow- When you move data and applications to the cloud this removes the need to invest in costly internal servers and upfront capital expenditure, a hosted desktop has a range of pricing options and you can pay monthly with the right pricing plan.

Scalability - When you implement a hosted desktop environment this provides your business with the flexibility to scale up or down based on your IT requirements, you can add new employees (or remove), software applications and storage quickly and you only pay for what you use.

Increased Productivity- When you have a hosted desktop your workforce productivity can increase by up to 20% according to a recent research paper. A hosted desktop enables users to work from any location which improves productivity.

Access data and software any time with Remote working- Users are no longer tied to the office to do their work as a hosted desktop allows them access to crucial information at any location and at any time.

Security is enhanced. When you have a virtual desktop environment all data is stored securely in a data centre which carries out regular backups, making it more secure than an in-house server.

Reliability - Our recommended data centres provide over 99. % uptime so your business can operate continuously. If the cloud server fails, then it automatically falls to other servers. Backups are made daily ensuring your business can continue as normal in the event of a disaster.

Reduce your Carbon Footprint. - Hosting your data and software in the cloud reduces energy used and reduces your carbon footprint.

Improved Workforce collaboration- Employees achieve great efficiency as they can share the latest version of their chosen applications.

Call AlphaLogix today on 0845 257 3141 or email us at sales@alphalogix.co.uk to discuss setting up a hosted desktop environment for your business.