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Virtual Private Servers Hosting

These days it has become very simple to design a web portal on your own with all the cost-free web page templates that are obtainable on the World Wide Web together with free-of-cost web applications that are applicable even for inexperienced clients. Therefore, many new web sites are born each and every day, among them online blogs - where the moderator can comment on a variety of topics that come to mind, and image galleries - where users can publish images and the history behind them on the World Wide Web. These sites must be hosted somewhere and one clever web hosting option is a virtual private servers.

What is a virtual private server?

VPS stands for Virtual Private Server and it works like a dedicated server in terms of administration as you have complete server root access with a possibility to restart the virtual server distantly. The virtual private servers shares resources with other private virtual web servers that are hosted on the very same physical machine. This is reflected in the very moderate price, which is several times lower than that of a dedicated server and is actually closer to shared packages as far as pricing is concerned.

Types of Virtual Private Servers

Just like any other hosting variety, Virtual Servers may differ based on various features, but the Operating System is probably the most notable difference. Here we have the two most important types:

Windows virtual private servers - a private virtual web server hosting system running Windows that will allow applications which need Windows to function unproblematically to be installed on the virtual server.

Linux virtual private servers - a virtual web server platform running Linux is the more famous type that you can come across on the World Wide Web as it is more affordable to erect and handle and thus it is more wanted.

VPS servers are also quite popular with resellers and you can discover 2 modes of reselling a VPS:

virtual private servers reseller - the reseller purchases a private virtual web hosting server and starts selling shared hosting packages that are hosted on the private virtual web server. It is akin to the traditional reseller hosting plans, but here the reseller is offered root privileges and can change the server's configuration.

virtual private servers reseller - the reseller in fact purchases whole virtual private servers plans to offer them to the customers instead of offering shared web hosting accounts on a single Virtual Private Server. It is deemed more cost-effective but also needs more initial deposits to buy the virtual web server.

Just as any other web hosting type, virtual private servers packages often involve a LAMP software suite. LAMP signifies Linux-Apache-MySQL-PHP and introduces 3 more VPS hosting varieties:

virtual private servers with the Apache web server - the Apache web server software is quite popular and was the first to exceed the one hundred million website mark back in 2009, so it is logically used with Virtual Private Servers as well.

virtual private servers with MySQL - MySQL is also a popular relational database management system used with a lot of web apps and therefore frequently wanted on a virtual server.

virtual private servers with PHP - PHP is a programming language utilized by web developers, so it is popular with various web hosting solutions, including virtual web server hosting ones.