Shared vs Virtual Private vs Dedicated Servers

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Today, the numbers of websites and blogs are increasing drastically. There is not slow down in numbers of websites and blogs coming every day. But just hosting a website is not the complete story. According to the need of website we need to shift over better servers to handle increasing traffic. There is one hosting service we choose as very initial stage that is shared hosting server, we choose shared hosting server because it is not only cheap but also reliable for use.

But we need to upgrade our hosting servers if our website becomes popular in future date it will become impossible to us deliver the top class performance to users. Let’s observe all about shared, virtual private and dedicated servers.

Shared Servers

Shared servers are about to hosting website in a server which is shared among few users. In shared hosting the hardware resources are shared among the dozens of other users. That means what performance you will get is not fixed, but it is managed in such a way that it will not directly affect to other users who are hosted in the same server.

Shared Server

Shared hosting is best solution to new users who want to start a new blog or a new website at very initial stage.

Virtual Private Servers (VPS)

Virtual private servers are advance than shared hosting servers. In virtual private server you are given a fixed amount of disk space, ram, processor units and bandwidth. But still you are shared with couple of other users in a server. Here no other hosted user can affect the performance of your server.

Virtual Private Server

In virtual private servers, a server is segregated virtually with visualization software and allotted you a decided resources for which you are opted. But the good this is your privacy is completely safe here. Unlike shared hosting server you won’t get affected if other users are using much resource.

VPS are best option for hosting repudiated and traffic worthy websites and blogs. It is also good for hosting eCommerce website for providing excellent services to users.

Dedicated Servers

Dedicated servers are totally different thing. Here nothing is shared with other users. You are provided a complete server to you. That means whatever you are going to use is just used by you only.

Dedicated Server

Dedicated servers are used for getting robust performance, where a website is handling over billions of hits every month. Unlike shared or virtual private servers, dedicated servers are not cheaper in price. Here you have to pay a big amount of money to host a complete server.

Dedicated server is best option of enterprises and large scale business that operate on global basis.

These are complete overview about shared, virtual private and dedicated servers.

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2 responses to “Shared vs Virtual Private vs Dedicated Servers”

  1. Deepesh Avatar

    Hello Brother, Well I would like to say a big Thanks to You because of this great blog post.
    Could you please tell me which Type of Hosting Your blog is using??

    1. Atul Kumar Pandey Avatar

      Hi Deepesh,

      First of all thanks for your comment. I am using HostGator India for GetHow Hostings. I suggest you to choose hosting service according to your localized visitors.

      Keep visiting for more updates.

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