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VPS Hosting Definition

Up till a few years ago, the sole means to obtain a functionality-rich web hosting plan was to purchase a dedicated server. As a consequence of latter-day software app improvements, virtual web hosting servers have been brought in and they've quickly come to be one of the most famous web hosting platforms as they offer first-class performance at a quite low rate. Also known as a VPS or a virtual dedicated server, this web hosting server is a perfect solution for heavy resource-devouring web pages.

VPS Hosting - Is It Better Than Shared Web Hosting?

VPS vBox 1
1 CPU Core
1 GB RAM
30 GB Storage
$14.00 / month
VPS vBox 2
1 CPU Core
2 GB RAM
50 GB Storage
$24.00 / month
 

A small number of virtual servers are created on a physical server, sharing its system resources. Each VPS performs precisely like a dedicated web hosting server and its system resources are guaranteed, incl. the central processing unit usage, memory and web storage allowances. These resources are much higher than those offered by any shared hosting package, so a Virtual Server is the finest choice for high resource-absorbing script-driven web pages with plenty of viewers, or if you desire to host a substantial amount of domains in one and the same account.

The Virtualization Console of a Virtual Web Hosting Server

Each VPS is administered via a CP user interface, regularly referred to as a virtualization dashboard. This tool permits you to reboot the entire private virtual web server or various services like HTTP, MySQL, and so on, to keep track of and administer all running programs and to keep track of the used up and the unused resources. As you will have full root-level access, you can also install server-side software that may be needed for some script-based platforms to function, examine exhaustive bandwidth stats and history of all the services running on the VPS. One of the greatest advantages of the virtualization interface is that you can use it to effortlessly activate a web hosting Control Panel on the private virtual hosting server.

The CP of a VPS

There are lots of diverse web hosting Control Panels, but several of them are more popular than the rest - Hepsia, cPanel, Plesk and DirectAdmin. If you buy a VPS, you can use the web hosting Control Panel that the web hosting solutions provider is providing, or you can activate your own. This GUI will enable you to manage domain names, files, databases, File Transfer Protocol accounts, electronic mail accounts and everything related to your web hosting account. Managing a Virtual Server account is not different from managing a shared account, so if you have any experience with the latter, there won't be anything new for you if you get a VPS. More skillful users can access the virtual web server through a Secure Shell connection too.

Gain Money With Your Virtual Web Hosting Server

One of the benefits of keeping a Virtual Web Hosting Server is that some hosting CP interfaces offer a reseller admin level, so you can create and sell hosting plans. You can even set up reseller accounts and have other persons carry out the entire job for you, so while you have a VPS hosting server for your sites, you can also generate decent profit by selling the system resources that you do not utilize. The reseller and web hosting Control Panel tools can be combined with billing and customer support tools such as WHMCS, AWBS or ClientExec, which allows you to create separate packages, to charge your clients directly and to provide a 24/7 support service. As you gain full root-level access to the server, you will be able to install any server-side software applications or libraries that your customers may require for their web sites, so you will have superiority over hosts that provide shared hosting services and cannot activate such software.

VPS Hosting Solutions by Big D's Hosting Services

A VPS provides the ideal balance between performance and cost and is the perfect option for mid-size heavy resource-demanding websites like web storefronts, social networking websites or business web pages. With us you can take a glimpse at a number of different VPS plans that offer billing and support platforms, a domain reseller account, and a CP interface of your choice. This offers you the autonomy to utilize the VPS server in any way you determine - for personal hosting purposes or to begin a reseller hosting business.