It is very important to take backups of your server these days as it is the data on your virtual server that is critical for your business. So because of this factor lots of people are opting for a VPS Hosting solution where they take backups of their server on a virtual server. This virtual server can be any i.e. a Windows VPS or a Linux VPS.
A Windows VPS is GUI based and Linux is text based and hence people opt more for a Windows VPS solution. The Windows VPS or your virtual server is hosted with a VPS Hosting provider where they take backups of your server and maintain it for you. So if you face any power failure or a security breach or any other catastrophic event then you will have your backups ready and can bring back your site online in no time because of these backups. In case of these unforeseen events one can lose critical files and data, any project that you are working on or applications that you are developing. All your efforts can go waste if you do not have backups for everything you have.
You have lots of options in VPS Hosting in order to protect your data as well as your website.
All about Backups
Recovery backups can be taken in different ways and each way has its own level of security. Some ways make a complete replication of your data and keeps a complete a copy of your files and data while some keep an image of your data. You can choose any one depending on your needs and choices. So the more often you take backups of your server, less will be your loss in terms of data.
You get more Security on VPS Backups
The backups of your server are taken on a separate virtual server so as to make sure that your data is safe even if all your data on your server is lost. So this way you will be able to keep your files and data very much secured.
Options for VPS Backups
One way for taking backups of your server is to ask your VPS Hosting provider to do so for you on a regular basis. Along with this you can do something on your own by installing Plesk or cPanel on your VPS. Both these control panels on your VPS give you an option to take regular backups of your data and files which you can store in a place of your choice.
Having lots of backups of your data will never hurt your business, but keeping none will surely do.
Importance of VPS Backups in Reseller Hosting
If you are a reseller of VPS then if you have backup facility, this will surely attract your customers as it will ensure them that their data will always be secure.
Overall we can say that UCVHOST provides 99.99% uptime for your servers but there is always a possibility of some contingency which is not in the hands of the VPS Hosting provider. Hence UCVHOST takes backups of your virtual server every third day which makes sure that you never lose any data and it is secured at all times. For example the tsunami that came in Japan was an uncontrollable event and lots of people lost their data. But if you had kept the backups of your server with your VPS Hosting provider then nothing would have been lost. The more the number of backups, the better.
UCVHOST provides VPS Hosting plans that cater to all your needs (Windows VPS, Cheap VPS, Forex VPS, Email VPS, Plesk VPS, MS SQL VPS, Shared Hosting ). We provide support 24/7 and take backups of your every third day. Also your servers are monitored 365 days a year by our experts. So just visit UCVHOST and try our plans with our 30 day money back guarantee.