AnchorFree & Maxihost

AnchorFree's mission is to provide secure and private access to the world's information for every person on the planet. However, offering safety is not enough. They also strives to provide the best connections ever, which drives the company to look for the best providers.

AnchorFree's outages reduced to zero with Maxihost

AnchorFree first contacted Maxihost when they were looking for a trustworthy partner that could offer a reliable network, previously a challenge a challenge for the company's Latin American business units. They wanted good performance and enough capacity to support their traffic. AnchorFree needed a provider that not only offered great service but also provided a secure network that would protect their users' VPNs.

Maxihost successfully passed a series of performance tests proposed by AnchorFree's team. In addition to meeting all the technical aspects of AnchorFree's needs, Maxihost also offered dedicated support and guaranteed constant updates on maintenance windows and possible downtime, providing peace of mind to AnchorFree's team.

Before working with Maxihost, AnchorFree frequently experienced outages, which resulted in a massive number of user complaints. Once it started using Maxihost’s infrastructure, AnchorFree's outages evaporated. Previously, there was an average of five per quarter; after Maxihost implementation, outages fell to zero. The impact was immediate, and user complaints dropped significantly.

Why AnchorFree chose Maxihost

  • Outages dropped from an average of five per quarter to zero.
  • The number of user complaints decreased significantly.
  • Infrastructure costs were reduced by 40%.

Cost–benefit ratio is a key value of working with Maxihost

It's no secret that Maxihost can offer highly competitive pricing, but a cost–benefit analysis demonstrated to AnchorFree the real value of the deal. Maxihost offers bandwidth aggregation for larger projects, which enables a customer to track the bandwidth needed for all its services in a single place instead of having to track everything separately. Once all AnchorFree’s bandwidth had been aggregated, AnchorFree was able to reduce the number of servers it needed by 40%.

AnchorFree is expanding to North America with Maxihost

Maxihost is AnchorFree's main provider in Latin America. It runs the São Paulo data center and was recently chosen for AnchorFree's expansion to North America. Its recent setup in Miami, Los Angeles, and Chicago was a success, and AnchorFree is considering a further expansion of the partnership to other markets.

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