1 CPU Core
20 GB Storage
$6.00 / month

VPS vBox 1
1 CPU Core
40 GB Storage
$13.00 / month

VPS vBox 3
2 CPU Cores
80 GB Storage
$21.00 / month

What Do Virtual Private Servers Mean?

As shared hosting accounts have restricted features and a dedicated server is too expensive for the majority of users, some hosting companies provide a third web hosting service kind - the VPS hosting. This hosting solution delivers excellent performance at a remarkably affordable price and is often the preferred option for sites that need a lot of system resources.

What exactly is a VPS Hosting?

A robust physical machine is split into a number of VPS hosting that echo the behavior of a conventional dedicated web hosting server. There are many apps that render this slicing viable so that the client receives a completely operational server with complete root access and ensured resources.

KVM, OpenVZ and Vserver Virtualization Interfaces.

The full server root access enables customers to activate additional server-side software that is sometimes needed for certain applications to run correctly. Each VPS is generally administered via a virtualization console like KVM, OpenVZ or Vserver, which is used to supervise and reboot active processes and programs, install a web hosting CP interface and update the software on the server. More experienced clients can do all that stuff via a Secure Shell terminal as well.

Managed VPS Hosting Services?

Certain Virtual Private Servers do not give complete root access to the client, but are administered by the hosting service provider. This is the so-called managed hosting service, whereby the website hosting provider is responsible for the monitoring processes and software installations. In contrast, with the more widespread unmanaged hosting service, the customer handles all these things, we at MyGreatHost also provide a Managed Services option. Thus, customers can carry out anything they wish on the VPS, but they can also bank on the hosting distributor for technical matters that they cannot resolve themselves.

Earn Money With Your VPS hosting.

The hosting data storage space on a VPS web hosting server is administered via a website hosting CP interface such as cPanel, Hepsia, Plesk or DirectAdmin. There are tens of website hosting CP tools on the World Wide Web, so users can use either the one supplied by the hosting service provider, or the one that they would like provided that very hosting Control Panel can run on the selected server Operating System. From there on, everything is strictly the same as with a regular web hosting account - file administration, electronic mail administration, database administration, and so on. Given website hosting Control Panels also comprise a reseller back office dashboard, which permits customers to set up and sell website hosting plans to other people. This is a way to earn good profit as individuals are looking for quality web hosting services all the time and 1000's of new domains are being registered each day. Even if the VPS hosting plan is small, the end users will not be aware of its real resources, but will only notice the used up and the remaining system resources as percentages.

The Strong Sides of the VPS Hosting.

Beside being much more affordable, a virtual server plan has one more advantage over a dedicated web hosting server. While the resources on a physical machine are invariably restricted by its hardware, a VPS web hosting server is a virtual web hosting server with software limitations. If needed, these limitations can be bypassed with several clicks, and given web hosting suppliers also offer "burstable" system resources as part of their regular VPS hosting plans. If a certain system resource quota has been reached, but there are unused resources on the physical server, they can be allocated to this very virtual private hosting server, making certain that it can handle the temporary heavy server load. This will keep all web sites accommodated on the VPS hosting reachable online until either the server load decreases, or the customer upgrades the package to a more powerful one. This flexibility renders Virtual Server a favored choice for more resource-demanding web pages as it guarantees their reliability and online availability.

A VPS Hosting - a good option for your site(s).

Picking the correct hosting package can often be problematic but a VPS hosting plan is invariably a clever option for a start. It will deliver sufficient system resources to deal with the server load created by any website, even a heavy resource-demanding community website or a huge e-business site.