A file server is a physical computer connected to a network that functions as a central location to store and share files.  Cloud file server is similar except that it is not physically present in your workplace but located in a data center and can be accessed by desktop client software such as FTP or a browser.   Apps4Rent offers online file servers at affordable prices that ensure secured access to your files from anywhere.  There are choices of open source file server or Microsoft software such as SharePoint that can be installed on Apps4Rent’s servers that can insure easy access to files.  Apps4Rent’s secure file server comes with enterprise-level security, on demand scalability, central control and visibility, regular data backups, 24/7 technical support, and more.

  • Hyper-V Developer

    • 1 GB RAM
    • 35 GB Disk Space
    • Free SQL Server
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    $24.95 per month


    • 4 GB RAM
    • 40 GB Disk Space
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    $49 per month


    • 12 GB RAM
    • 80 GB Disk Space
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    • 16 GB RAM
    • 120 GB Disk Space
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    $135 per month

Benefits of using Apps4Rent Virtual Server as a File Server

Reduces IT Infrastructure Costs: File servers on Apps4Rent’s virtual dedicated servers allows you to lower your IT infrastructure costs. Take advantage of Apps4Rent’s scale and expertise in hosted solutions to get a hassle free solution to your file storage and sharing needs.

Regular Data Backup: Apps4Rent’s virtual servers are backed up regularly.  So your file server data is never lost.

Mobile Access and Sharing: With Apps4Rent’s cloud file server, you can access your files from anywhere at any time via any web browser or native applications. Features depend on your choice of file sharing software. You can get fast access to files online as well as offline. Other benefits you can get include automatic file locking, versioning, and change notification.

Enterprise-grade Security: With Apps4Rent, your data is stored in SAS 70 certified data centers at prime locations of New Jersey and New York.

FTP support: Depending on the file server software, Apps4Rent hosted file servers can support FTP and makes sharing of large files via links extremely easy.  You can directly transfer to private and shared folders. You can securely transfer your files using FTPES or FTPS.

Online Access: Apps4Rent offers http file server which provides easy and secure access to files via any standard web browsers which includes Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, and Chrome.

File Storage of Any Size: Depending on the software used for file sharing, you can store files of any size. On Apps4Rent’s web based file servers, you can upload small files via internet. Large files can be uploaded using FTP, or mapped drive. This means you can upload any files such as large Photoshop files, PowerPoint presentations, CAD drawings, videos, among others on our virtual file server.

Version Control: Our file storage server includes features for version control.

Central Administration: With Apps4Rent’s file sharing servers, you get the power to manage your files and account from a central location. You can manage user permissions down to a granulated sub-folder level. You can monitor user activity to make sure that only accredited users are accessing the files. You can comprehensively manage user accounts, change passwords, deactivate and activate users based on your business needs.

Virtual Machine Snapshot: Our file hosting server enables file server replication which allows you to to take shots of a running machine. This server file feature enhances recoverability and improves complete data back-up.

Why choose Apps4Rent’s Cloud File Server?

  • We are a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and offer the best file server for small business.
  • We are experts in cloud technology and web-based file servers.
  • We keep you free from the hassles of hiring IT professionals to manage your file server.
  • We provide cheap file server at prices starting at just $49 per month.
  • We offer both Windows file server and Linux file server.
  • With us as your virtual file server provider, you just have to get up and get going in no time.
  • We provide secure connection options.
  • Our technical support team is open to lend you service 24X7 via chat, email and phone.
  • We offer round-the-clock network and server monitoring.
  • We offer regular data backup.
  • With us, your data is stored in the state-of-the-art SAS 70 certified data centers.