Managed dedicated server is a service that includes hardware, software and efforts to keep the dedicated server always up and running. Here we may also see different additional services or produts to provide higher level of management.
The companies that provide such wervices often hire professional administrators on full-time basis and they manage dedicated servers. The dedicated server management gives the client certain freedom, letting him not to think about technical problems and arising hardships.
The dedicated server management includes OS, the updates for the operating system, firewall configuration, creation of backups, technical support on a very high level, application management and database management, server monitoring and efforts to recover it if needed, the protection from spam and viruses, checks of the security level, more advanced configuration as well as the control panel.