Difference between Shared and VPS Hosting

Short tutorial explains you the difference between shared hosting and VPS hosting

Shared Hosting vs VPS Hosting

A service which allows an organization or individuals to post a website into the internet is Web Hosting. This short tutorial explains you the difference between shared hosting and VPS hosting.

Shared Hosting
→ Multiple sites are hosted on a single server in web hosting is Shared Hosting.
→ Multiple customers can share the resources of one server.
→ IP address and server host name can be shared by all websites with shared hosting.
→ It is not sufficient for high traffic because it is not possible to isolate each website from other sites that share the server.
→ All accountshares with the available resources with all other accounts on the server such as CPU, IP address, RAM.

VPS Hosting
VPS Hosting is abbreviated as Virtual Private Server.
→ It is equivalent to dedicated hosting and does not share with other accounts.
→ It has its own IPaddress, RAM, CPU and root access.
→ User can get own virtual environment with server of own usage.
→ Configuration of server and installing custom software is required in VPS hosting.

Advantages of VPS Hosting
It consumes huge space and bandwidth.
→ It is an isolated environment and it is more flexible.
→ Backup can be taken easily and allows you to custom firewall configurations.


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