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Bytemark started in 2001 as a consulting firm based in York, UK. Its directors are experienced software and network engineers Matthew Bloch and Peter Taphouse. They combined their experience to build the UK’s 'nerd hosting outfit of choice'.

Our Network Our Network

Bytemark operates its own network under AS number 35425. We are fully multi-homed, receiving full transit from different suppliers as well as partial feeds and peering from others.

Data Centres Data Centres

Bytemark owns YO26, its own data centre in York, as well as resilient hosting locations in Manchester, Leeds and London.

Team Profile Team Profile

We been lucky enough to manage thousands of customers with a small but dedicated team; here’s a short biography on each of the core group so you know who you’re dealing with.

Employment Employment

If you’re looking for work at Bytemark we post information for potential future employees and contractors here.

A small team serving big clientele

From Matthew's attic in 2002, Bytemark are now a technically-focussed managed hosting provider. We have a staff of 19 and own our own data centre in York.

The company philosophy continues to be 'built by hand'. Our software, servers and network are completely of our own design. Fewer suppliers mean we take responsibility for everything that goes on, at a high level of detail, and we think that gives our customers more confidence in the services they buy from us.

A solid infrastructure

In over five years of business, Bytemark has great contracts with our three data centres and has expanded its network to provide multiple feeds, peering and more redundancy than ever before.

“We rent a dedicated server from Bytemark to run an extranet for our customer. We are now on our second server having upgraded and we've been impressed with the service we've received.”

Paul Oldham
The Hug

Control Panel

Our control panel allows you to register and renew your domains, and update payment details.

ExtrasThe Team

You get more than just a server - our free extras give you a robust hosting service.

The TeamThe Team

Find out about the experienced and excellent staff who make up the Bytemark team.