A Virtual Private Server also known as a Virtual Server or a VPS has become very famous these days. People are opting for it because of the varied benefits its offers.
VPS Hosting is based on the technology of virtualization. Here a large physical server is divided into small server via a virtual partition. Hence the servers thus created are known as Virtual Server which have their own operating system and an independent identity of their own. VPS is of two types – one based on Windows and the other based on Linux. Windows VPS is generally more common among people because of its ease of use since it is based on GUI or Graphical User Interface. In a Windows VPS you get your own dedicated IP address and various other features that are present in a Dedicated Server Hosting. Windows VPS or a Windows Virtual Server is compatible with various applications and special programs. The best part of a Virtual Server is its mail exchange facility and can work on local area network also.
Now we will look at some of the classic advantages of Windows VPS in a VPS Hosting as follows:
1. A Windows VPS is very cheap as compared to a Dedicated Server and still gives all the features at a fraction of its price. So it suits all businesses that are on budget. This is the reason why a Windows VPS or VPS Hosting is chosen by small scale businesses. Lots of small scale companies use Windows Virtual Server for mail exchange for this reason.
2. VPS Hosting is independent. It is neither affected nor does it get affected by the working of others. A Windows Virtual Server in a VPS Hosting can be rebooted as per your will independently. When you compare this feature of Windows Virtual Server in VPS Hosting with a Dedicated Server you will find that a Windows VPS is a lot cheaper than it.
3. Also one can host unlimited number of websites on their Virtual Server in a VPS Hosting. These can be run on any operating system either Windows or Linux.
4. You do not have to manage your Virtual Server in a VPS Hosting. Your hosting provider will do it for you. He will take backups of your Virtual Server and will keep it updated as and when updates are available. You do not have to hire a specialist for this job. You VPS Hosting provider would do it for you. So small scale businesses can save their money here also and reduce their operating costs.
5. In a Virtual Server you do not have to put expensive hardware. This would also be done by your VPS Hosting provider. So this is another area where you save money.
So as an owner or a small scale business one can get complete over his Windows VPS and still pay less for it. VPS Hosting has gained popularity because of the above mentioned advantages and people who are on budget are definitely opting for it over Dedicated Server.
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