Cloud Hosting

Cloud hosting uses a network of remote servers to store, manage and process data over the internet.

Unlike traditional hosting that relies on a single physical server, the workload is distributed across multiple servers, providing greater flexibility, scalability and reliability.

Cost, performance and security are the three pillars of a great cloud strategy. Working with our certified cloud solution architects, we’ll help you define your requirements, migrate your data and applications if required, optimise your existing infrastructure and provide world-class support.

Whatever stage of your cloud journey, we’re ready to partner with you.

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Digital Craftsmen are cloud agnostic and offer multiple optimised solutions for your managed cloud requirements. Understanding the nuances of each cloud platform means we’re able to recommend the one that will perform best for you, whatever the sector, task or project.

Managed IaaS

Our dedicated team of Managed Cloud Services experts are focused on protecting your business. We always make security an absolute priority and work hard to safeguard and defend your data on all IaaS platforms.

  • Managed Anti-Virus Platform
  • Managed VPNs
  • Managed Firewalls
  • Managed SMTP Email Delivery Platform

Cloud Migration

Understanding exactly what cloud migration is, and how it will benefit your business, helps you decide on the best strategy to achieve a smooth transition to the cloud.

  • Scoping workshops
  • Finding the right cloud service providers (including DCL’s private cloud)
  • Migration roadmap development
  • Migration project management


We’re experts in tailoring AWS cloud, the leading cloud platform from Amazon to deliver security and protection, high-end performance, efficiency and cost savings for your business.

  • Infrastructure-as-Code environments on demand
  • Configuration management
  • Version control
  • Automation and orchestration of your instances


Explore the resources of a leading Public Cloud provider. With their deep experience and mature ecosystem, Microsoft handles High Availability, Smart Load-Balancing and Auto-Scaling with ease.

  • Scalability on demand
  • Cost-Efficiency
  • Rapid Deployment
  • Improved Insights

Google Cloud (GCP)

Utilise GCP’s tools and APIs with the help of our Google Cloud experts. Protect, scale, collaborate and gain valuable business insights with Google Cloud.

  • Scalability
  • Powerful computing and object storage
  • Live migration of virtual machines
  • Big data capabilities
  • SQL, MYSQL database support

Other Cloud Providers

We support and offer managed cloud hosting on multiple platforms, if you want to explore other providers not listed we can help!

Cloud Agnostic

As we are cloud agnostic it means we understand the difference features and functions of each platform and why one is better than another for a specific task or project. This level of detail makes a big difference in performance and in harnessing the power of scalability, innovation and cost efficiencies for businesses wanting to take their operations into the cloud.

Our Cloud Services

Learn how to achieve optimal reliability, availability and scalability with Digital Craftsmen

Read our latest blog to understand how the pillars of cloud computing are crucial for bringing seamless service delivery and operational excellence.

Are you a tech leader trying to master cloud hosting?

We’ve written a guide which drills into the nuances between Managed Hosting and Cloud Hosting to help tech leaders understand which hosting solution is the right one to help them make better informed decisions.

Elevate your business with secure managed hosting

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As businesses look towards the agility, scalability and cost-efficiency offered by cloud hosting, the presence of legacy systems often acts as a roadblock to seamless migration.

Learn how to make a tailored cloud solution for your business

At Digital Craftsmen, we understand the critical role your cloud environment plays in driving your business forward. That’s why we offer tailored hosting solutions designed to fit your specific needs, providing expert guidance every step of the way.

Who we work with

We work across a diverse range of sectors, both public and private. Below are a few examples of how our tailored cloud hosting will streamline your operations and create a seamless user experience, while optimising for business continuity and scalability.


We provide cloud hosting for schools, colleges, universities and institutions across the UK. We understand a resilient and secure hosting system is critical in helping educational establishments face the unique challenges of the sector. In addition to securing and protecting sensitive data against cyber threats, we provide a trusted, fast and reliable experience during heavy spikes of online traffic at time-critical events, such as uploading assignments before deadlines.


Robust, secure, fast and efficient cloud hosting is vital for excellent, consistent customer experience and your sales goals. Digital Craftsmen help retail businesses succeed by always making sure their hosting delivers quick and secure transactions. In a competitive world where speed and agility means sales, the ability to scale and innovate is essential.

Public Sector

Initiatives to digitise public services are putting both local and national governments under enormous strain. We’ve helped many different organisations, from the Cabinet Office, local authorities and educational establishments to not only meet the targets set, but to surpass them. The approach we take for each client is always tailored for you and your needs, so you get the results you want.

What we offer

Cost-effective solutions

Our range of custom hosting plans is built to be flexible, with extra services and tools that clients can choose to bolt on. These are designed to be scaled up or down, depending on whether you are expecting high volumes of visitors at peak times, and tailored to fit your budget. As part of our managed services, we’re always identifying new opportunities to optimise features and processes to help your business grow, scale and save money.

Continuous monitoring and maintenance

We take time to understand your business’s online challenges and will always keep a key focus on operating effectively in a cloud environment. In our quarterly reviews, we provide recommendations to further optimise your hosting, whether it’s looking at how your data is being stored and where, through to taking advantage of the latest features from your cloud hosting provider.


We include the highest levels of cloud hosting security layers as standard. This includes access control and firewalls, regular security updates and specific security features to protect against cyber attacks and data breaches to ensure that sensitive data and applications are protected from cyber threats. With enhanced security, businesses can operate with confidence and greater peace of mind, knowing your data is safe and secure.

Why choose Digital Craftsmen

Our truly bespoke approach to finding the right cloud hosting solutions for your specific requirements isn’t biased or mean we are solely restricted to certain hosting providers. Our agnostic outlook promises you get the right cloud solution for what you need it to do; and with the security, flexibility, and the ability to scale at speed dependent on your needs to manage costs, internal resources, and improve business efficiency.
Not only do we help your business to operate at optimum performance and security, but the ultimate outcome of our work is also to help your business grow, by streamlining processes and optimising existing infrastructure.

Your chosen partner for Managed Cloud Solutions

  • ISO 27001-Certified
  • Cyber Essentials Plus-Certified
  • Crown Commercial Services Supplier
  • Investors in People
  • Security & Compliance Built-in
  • 100% uptime – 24/7, 365
  • Operating cost reduction