Reasons Why You Should Consider VPS Hosting for Your Website
6 Dec 2019
For the last few years, the hosting industry has been dominated by virtual private servers. So, if you are also one of them looking for a perfect hosting solution for your dream project, you can certainly consider VPS and come out with flying colors down the line.
Now, the question arises, what exactly VPS hosting stands for. A virtualized server, as it is, VPS puts on a diligent server within a shared web hosting environment. On top of that, the users may have superuser-level access to the operating system which, in turn, allows them to put in any software that’s working in a row with the Operating system.
Characteristically, VPS hosting plans are categorized into two segments, i.e., managed VPS and unmanaged VPS. When managed VPS is known to provide the users with reactive technical support and a control panel, unmanaged plan doesn’t dole out the same.
Following are the benefits of choosing VPS hosting-
Reliability of the site is probably the first and foremost thing you are going to take into account while creating a website of your own. This is where virtual private server peeps in and guarantees the reliability of your website to the fullest. With VPS server on board, the performance of the website gets perked up to a considerable extent.
Virtual Private Server would provide you with a desired level of control as compared to any shared hosting strategies. Apart from giving you a root access, it also gives you the leverage of using scripts as per your requirements.
Compared to dedicated web hosting, VPS hosting is less expensive indeed. And, considering the fact that the services they provide are almost similar, this feature is certainly worth considering.
Last but not the least; the security of your website is vital and important indeed. This is something that can make or break your website just in a jiffy. VPS hosting comes up as a savior here, as it paves the way for high-security levels.
According to Allied Market Research, the global virtual private server market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR from 2019–2026. Increase in security concerns among organizations, improved customization, extensibility & downtime, rise in incorporation of cloud-based services, and diminution in overall hardware requirement in the data center infrastructure are the major factors fueling the growth of the market. On the other hand, inadequate bandwidth and physical resource are expected to curtail down the growth to certain extent. However, amalgamation of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning has almost toned down the restrictive factors and paved the way for an array of opportunities for the key players in the industry.
In a nutshell, a blend of shared and dedicated hosting services, VPS or Virtual Private Server includes a machine doled out by a compering company that allows users to ascribe or separate hardware machineries according to the size of the business. Moreover, users can mount in a number of VPS on a single physical host with different operating systems as per their essentials as well as requisites. To conclude, it can be stated that the VPS market is growing quite exponentially and in the next few years to come, it’s expected to boom yet more.
PR & Marketing Professional at EquipNet, Inc.
Jessica Hamelburg is a content marketing coordinator and social media manager for a global industrial asset management company, EquipNet, Inc. Jessica holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communications and Public Relations from Suffolk University and offers many years of experience in various forms of writing. Some of her favorite hobbies include exploring new music, creative writing and spending time with her dogs.