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To fulfill the demand for inexpensive, but reliable hosting solutions, suppliers introduced a midway hosting environment - the private virtual hosting server. This is a virtual emulation of a web hosting server that acts precisely like a dedicated hosting and is much more powerful than any shared web hosting package. On the other hand, as multiple accounts are created on the very same physical web hosting server and each user pays for their account, the cost of a VPS server web hosting account is markedly lower than the cost of a dedicated server. A basic Virtual Private Server package is a bit more expensive than the most advanced shared web site hosting package, but its resources surpass by far those of the shared web site hosting plan.

VPS Virtualization Consoles: OpenVZ and Virtuozzo

Each given account is insulated from all other accounts on the web hosting server, so each VPS web server can run a different Operating System and be restarted autonomously from the remaining ones. The Virtual Private Servers are administered through a virtualization console where clients can see all running tasks and abort or restart them, update server-side software, have a glimpse at the consumed and the free resources, and much more. OpenVZ, Virtuozzo, Virtual PC and VMware are merely a few instances of virtualization systems used for creating and administering Virtual Private Server accounts. They involve various requirements in regard to the CPU architecture, the Operating Systems they support, etc. For example, Virtuozzo can function on machines with x86 or AMD64 processors, can be installed on a web hosting server running both Windows and Linux Operating Systems, and allows both of these Operating Systems to be activated on the actual private virtual web hosting servers.

Managed VPS Solutions

The virtualization panel gives the client the freedom to manage the private virtual hosting server autonomously from the hosting provider, sparing you the time you’d have waited for their technical support team to reboot a specific service or recover a backup. If the customer is not competent enough, however, various top hosting companies like 'NTC Hosting' have an optional upgrade that comprises OS and software installation and update operations, virtual web hosting server backups, as well as dedicated administrator support and troubleshooting procedures. The impressive thing with 'NTC Hosting' is that there are a handful of VPS web hosting server data center facility locations to choose from: the USA, the UK and Australia.

Web Site Hosting CPs for Virtual Servers

The domain name and the content on the VPS hosting server are manipulated through a webspace hosting CP interface, similar to a conventional shared website hosting account’s. The difference is that with shared website hosting accounts, users get one concrete web hosting Control Panel, while with a VPS web server account, web hosting providers typically offer a bunch of web hosting Control Panels to pick from, and the more experienced clients can install and utilize the site hosting CP they like. Some virtualization panels support installing a web space hosting CP through them to make it easier for the user. Sadly, most site hosting Control Panels are not cost-free. Some of them demand a monthly fee (cPanel wants $13 USD/month, check out BuycPanel.com), while others request a licence fee (DirectAdmin). There are other hosting Control Panels that limit the number of the hosted domains (Plesk). While we discuss webspace hosting CP-supplied VPS web hosting servers, it's useful to state that, by default, all VPS server web hosting plans offered by 'NTChosting.com' are equipped with the Hepsia webspace hosting Control Panel. The latter offers unlimited hosted domain name quotas. Hepsia is attainable at no further license cost, hence the monthly price of the virtual server plan selected by the customer does not alter. Besides, Hepsia perhaps offers the greatest Domain Manager on the web site hosting CP market.

CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu Driven Private Virtual Server Web Hosting Accounts

The website hosting Control Panel interface permits users to manage domain names, files, databases, File Transfer Protocol and mail address accounts, to keep track of web traffic and load logs and to keep track of detailed statistics regarding the utilized and the available resources. Comparable with the virtualization panels, the web page hosting CPs are devised to run under a specific OS. For instance, cPanel, which is one of the most widespread webspace hosting CPs, functions only under Linux CentOS, whereas Enkompass, which is developed by the same designer, works only under Windows. Other website hosting Control Panels like Plesk and Hepsia support several Operating Systems. Hepsia is compatible with the CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu Linux distributions. The superiority of some webspace hosting Control Panels over others is that they have different levels of control - administrator, reseller and client. Each level has access to a separate set of functions governing the levels underneath, so it is simple to set up a reseller hosting website and commence making money by selling web hosting accounts to other people. As clients will know what amount of the system resources is consumed, but will not observe the actual figures, even a small Virtual Private Server hosting plan will suffice to start a small web site hosting firm and obtain cash.

The Private Virtual Hosting Server: an Autonomous, Modestly Priced Solution

A VPS server is a relatively cheap hosting service, but it is advanced enough to support online portals such as a highly visited online store or a huge company site. As its management is simple, it is the favored selection of both beginners and skillful users.