Browsing articles in "Web Hosting"
Apr
2
2013

Web Hosting Simplified Infographic

web hosting

What is web hosting?  Simply put, web hosting is a service providing the availability of space on a server connected to the Internet.  Ostensibly, this server space is used for hosting websites, although there are potentially numerous other reasons that one may want to employ the services of a web host. There are many different types of web hosting available today. This infographic endeavors to explain these different types of web hosting.

Mar
22
2013

OpenVZ vs Zen Hosting

OpenVZ vs Zen Hosting

If you are planning to make the jump to a VPS hosting service for your web site, your choice of a VPS is basically limited to OpenVZ or Zen based virtualization technology. Most cheap VPS hosting services use one or the other. But what does that mean and why should you care? Well, OpenVZ and Zen achieve the same goal; they provide the ability to run multiple accounts on one physical server while effectively isolating […]

Mar
22
2013

Is VPS Hosting Worth the Headache?

VPS Hosting

VPS hosting is becoming the default option for any webmaster with more than a handful of websites, it is often hailed as the “best” form of web hosting. Without doubt VPS hosting offers some advantages over shared hosting which includes Scalability Root access Dedicated IP Address Custom software installation Ability to run the latest and greatest (often open source) software PHP 5.4 for example Ability for new webmasters to get their hands dirty with LAMP […]