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April 14th, 2011, 01:58 PM   #1
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VPS or dedicated server ?

Hi all,

Do you believe it's worth getting a VPS once a shared server is not enough anymore, or is it better to go for a dedicated server straight away ? What are the disadvantages of Virtual Private Servers vs Dedicated servers ?
Also, what do you think about Managed dedicated servers ? Is is worth the premium ?
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September 13th, 2011, 10:12 PM   #2
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Re: VPS or dedicated server ?

The difference between vps and dedicated is that with dedicated you are the only person with files on the server. VPS is a virtualization environment where everyone gets root access inside a virtual machine, but there are multiple people with these VMs on one given physical server. If you are comfortable managing your sites in a VPS as root, then it won't be any more difficult to manage them on a dedicated server.
 
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Re: VPS or dedicated server ?

If you are new in the VPS server than you don't have the much knowledge to how to use it...B,coz of that some people can use your VPS server.
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Re: VPS or dedicated server ?

Do you know of any good online resource in order to learn how to secure VPS hosting so that your VPS server doesn't get hacked by others using the same server ?
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