The doors to your online store never close, and your customers have more and more ways to access your products. Hence, a high-performance website helps you get and keep customers. Let us help by providing a robust infrastructure, Fanatical Support®, plus products and services to assist you in addressing your PCI requirements.
Is your site ready for the Christmas rush?
The vast majority of UK consumers will buy at least one gift online, with just over half doing the bulk of their Christmas shopping online. But of those consumers, more than half had difficulties last year. The biggest complaints were slow-loading websites or complicated check-out procedures- A third went off to another site that worked better, and a big chunk abandoned their purchase entirely. View the full infographic on our blog.
It's important to keep your ecommerce website running smoothly. Dealing with seasonal traffic with ease and preventing potential customers from leaving your ecommerce, game or news site are clearly essential. Get in touch with us below to find out how we can keep your ecommerce site working throughout the busy Christmas period.
Run your business, not your servers
You can spend your time patching servers and upgrading software. Or you can let us manage the day-to-day web hosting needs of your ecommerce website, while you spend your time growing your company.
Faster page loading
According to the Aberdeen Group, page load delays can cost an ecommerce website millions of pounds in sales per year*. Host with Rackspace and make sure your site loads quickly year-round—even during your busy season. *The Aberdeen Group. “The Performance of Web Applications: Customers are Won or Lost in One Second.” November 30, 2008.
When your online store loads reliably, your visitors become loyal customers. Conversion rates improve, increasing your revenues. Rackspace Critical Application Services offers a 100% Production Platform Uptime Guarantee and a maximum 5-minute notification time for monitoring alerts.
Backed by Fanatical Support
Rackspace offers all of its customers industry-leading SLAs, meaning our clients get rapid response to critical issues, guaranteed 100% network and infrastructure uptime, as well as 1-hour hardware replacement. And with an additional, more aggressive service level available, you can decide how much of the routine monitoring and maintenance you want to perform.
How NotOnTheHighStreet.com use the Hybrid Cloud
Notonthehighstreet.com, the award-winning online marketplace, showcases over 3,500 independent small UK businesses that combined sell over 80,000 products. Their rapid growth and complex requirements demanded flexibility, and hence their dedicated solution was extended into a cloud environment for a unique hybrid environment.
Watch the video here and read our case study to find out more.