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What Actually is VPS web hosting?

To fulfill the demand for budget, but reliable hosting services, vendors started a transitional website hosting solution - the VPS web hosting. This is a virtual imitation of a web hosting server that works quite like a : dedicated server and is much more powerful than any shared web hosting solution. At the same time, as a number of accounts are hosted on the same physical hosting server and each individual pays for their account, the price for a VPS web hosting plan is considerably lower than the cost of a dedicated server. A low-end VPS web hosting package is slightly more high-priced than the most powerful shared web hosting package, but its resources exceed by far those of the shared website hosting package.

VPS Web Hosting Virtualization Consoles: OpenVZ and KVM

VPS OVZ Pluto
1 CPU Core
1 GB RAM
30 GB Storage
$12.00 / month
VPS OVZ Eris
1 CPU Core
2 GB RAM
50 GB Storage
$20.00 / month
 

Each single account is insulated from all other accounts on the web server, so each Virtual Private Server can run a separate OS and be restarted autonomously from the other ones. The Virtual Servers are managed via a virtualization panel where clients can watch all running tasks and abort or restart them, update server-side software, keep track of the consumed and the free system resources, and much more. OpenVZ, KVM, Virtual PC and VMware are only several instances of software programs utilized for setting up and administering virtual server hosting packages. They involve different requirements with respect to the CPU architecture, the OSs they are compatible with, etc. For example, KVM can run on machines with x86 or AMD64 processors, can be activated on a server running both Windows and Linux Operating Systems, and permits both of these OSs to be installed on the actual private virtual servers.

Managed VPS Web Hosting Solutions

The virtualization platform lends the customer the freedom to administer the VPS web hosting independently from the web hosting provider, saving you the time you'd have waited for their support team to restart a particular service or restore a backup. If the customer is not skilled enough, however, we provide a voluntary upgrade that involves Operating System and software application installation and update procedures, VPS web hosting backups, as well as dedicated admin support and troubleshooting procedures. We also have a couple of private virtual hosting server data center locations to pick from: North America, England and Australia.

Website hosting Control Panels for VPS Web Hosting

The domain names and the web content on the virtual hosting server are administered via a web hosting Control Panel GUI, similar to a typical shared web hosting account's. The difference is that with web hosting accounts, clients receive one specific web hosting Control Panel, while with a VPS web hosting account, providers usually offer a couple of web hosting CPs to pick from, and the more experienced customers can install and utilize the website hosting Control Panel they desire. Certain virtualization panels support installing a CP through them to make it easier for the user. Sadly, the majority of the web hosting CPs are not free of cost. Some of those demand a monthly fee (cPanel demands $13 USD/month, take a glance at BuycPanel.com), while others demand a license tax (DirectAdmin). There are other hosting CPs that restrict the number of the hosted domains (Plesk). While we speak of web hosting Control Panel-equipped VPS web hosting, it's worth mentioning that, by default, all VPS web hosting packages furnished by us are stocked with the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel. It includes unlimited hosted domain name quotas. Hepsia is attainable at no further licence charge, so the monthly price of the VPS web server hosting package picked by the customer does not alter. Last, but not least, Hepsia perhaps has the greatest Domain Manager on the website hosting CP marketplace.

CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu Powered VPS Web Hosting Plans

The web hosting Control Panel GUI enables customers to administer domain name, files, databases, FTP and email box accounts, to keep track of traffic and load logs and to have a look at comprehensive stats about the consumed and the available resources. Akin with the virtualization consoles, the Control Panels are developed to run under a certain Operating System. For example, cPanel, which is one of the best known website hosting Control Panels, works exclusively under Linux CentOS, while Enkompass, which is constructed by the very same company, works solely under Windows. Other web hosting CPs like Plesk and Hepsia are compatible with several Operating Systems. Hepsia supports the CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu Linux distributions. The advantage of some web hosting CPs over others is that they have different control levels - administrator, reseller and customer. Each level has access to a separate set of specs controlling the levels underneath, so it is simple to set up a reseller web hosting website and begin making money by offering web hosting accounts to other persons. As customers will see what percentage of the system resources is consumed, but will not observe the real figures, even a low-end private virtual server account will suffice to set up a small-size shared web hosting web hosting corporation and earn capital.

The VPS Web Hosting: an Independent, Reasonably Priced Solution

A VPS web hosting is a comparatively cheap hosting service, but it is advanced enough to support sites such as a very famous web store or a huge company website. As its administration is easy, it is the preferred pick of both beginners and competent users.