Our Windows cloud servers come pre-installed and fully licensed, ready for use. Choose from Windows 2012 R2 or Windows 2008 R2 and connect via Remote Desktop (RDP) after deployment.
Operating out of Next DC's facility in Sydney Australia, our physical infrastructure is housed in a datacentre that is UTI Tier III -certified for both design and construction.
Each Windows VPS can be deployed either into our public cloud, or your own Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) environment. A VPC can be used to create multi-tiered applications, with network access through our Virtual Distributed Router or your own site-to-site VPN connection.
For customers requiring hands-on assistance in the ongoing operation of their Windows VPS we have a range of server management options available, from 24/7 monitoring through to full outsourcing.
Virtual Private Cloud support provides a secure, isolated network
100% SSD storage for optimum server performance
Full-disk backup to keep your data safe & secure
Configurable external firewall protects your server from intruders
Server resources can be scaled up or down at any time.
Full N+1 hardware redundancy provides high service availability
Integrated resource graphs make management a breeze
Performance alerts inform you if your server needs resources
Windows 2012 R2 Standard and Windows 2008 R2 Standard are available pre-installed. We also have two versions of MSSQL Server available.
Our self-service management panel has a VPS password reset feature. With just a few clicks you can regain access to your Windows Cloud VPS.
Our Windows VPS come pre-configured with Remote Desktop enabled. Clients are available for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android - just open your client of choice and login with the IP, username and password we provide.
Yes, the password can be changed using the builtin user management facilities. Please see our article on how to Change Windows Server Password for detailed instructions.
Yes, additional IP addresses can be purchased through our management panel. After purchase, just follow our IP Address Configuration Guide to add the new IPs to your Windows Cloud VPS.
After setting a strong password, it can also help to change your Remote Desktop port away from the default value of 3389. We have a detailed guide on changing the Remote Desktop (RDP) port.
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