The Importance of Web Hosting Your web hosting service should be a top priority in your overall website strategy. It will determine the outcome of your website performance, security and overall customer experience. Often times, the web hosting service is not considered during the website design. Topics we will cover: Why is Web Hosting Important […]
Shared Web Hosting Got You Down? Upgrade to a Virtual Server
Pun intended! Get it? Never mind… 🙂 At some point when you are investing time and resources on your website, you realize that you finally need to change your web hosting. We blogged about what is shared web hosting and if you read it, you realize it’s advantages and disadvantages. The biggest advantage to shared web […]
Advanced Web Hosting Configurations
So far we have gone over what is shared hosting and what are virtual servers. We’re going to go over a few advanced web hosting configurations (general view) so that you can get a basic idea what other web hosting options are available. First, here’s what a typical virtual server configuration looks like. All the typical […]
What are Virtual Servers?
Virtual servers are isolated virtual containers (environments) that allow you to run a web applications. Unlike the shared hosting environment, the resources can be dedicated to the virtual server and you are operating in your own environment. No other customers are sharing your virtual server. Types of virtual servers: A physical server (hardware) is sliced […]
What is Shared Hosting?
Shared hosting is the basic set up/configuration for web hosting. Multiple customers are assigned to a specific server (physical or virtual), sharing in the server’s memory, space and computing power. These customers in turn, put up their websites or web applications for the public web to access. Web hosting companies will place as many customers […]