Private Virtual Servers

Private virtual servers are ideal for clients who need affordable and simple hosting solutions. This solution works by dividing one physical server into multiple server spaces which operate independently of each other. When each company has a dedicated space, the working environment and functionality operate independently without fear of interruption from another company. Private virtual servers are closed systems, and the load from one server will not affect another closed system on the virtual machine. Companies are allowed root level access to each private virtual server for customization and flexibility.

DotBlock provides different operating systems for selection, as well as different Control Panel setup options. The experience becomes more like selecting your own custom server for in-house hosting. This is preferred by most startups with restrictive budgets but enterprise-level needs. Private virtual servers have web-based access to allows administrators to control servers from any location. Administrators control server CPUs to keep them from overloading.

What are the benefits of virtual private servers?

Budget Friendly. The web hosting solutions with private virtual servers are affordable. Affordable solutions are necessary for startups with limited budgets. Each customer is assessed a monthly fee for use of a dedicated hosting server. This one low monthly fee covers the use of IT support, server space, bandwidth, domains, email accounts and subdomains. Private virtual servers are more expensive than shared hosting plans, but the servers are worth the expense.

eCommerce companies benefit most from having dedicated server space. These companies cannot risk competing for resources. Companies may lose revenue if other companies sharing server space increase traffic when at a critical time when resources are most needed. Lost business may easily migrate to a competitor's website. Inoperable websites lose business quickly.

Ability to become a Reseller. Companies have the ability to become resellers by buying server space from web hosting companies and reselling the server space for a profit. Web users create their own personal brand name and resell another company's web server disk space. The concept is similar to becoming an affiliate online for a company. The space is not sold for a percentage of the profits. Users gain 100 percent of the profits made from the reselling process. Most hosting companies will also offer reseller anonymity. Anonymity allows transparency with customers when the hosting space is sold.

No Competing for Resources. Companies do not have to compete for resources. Companies will lose sales if a sudden spike in traffic causes interrupted service. This is not desirable. Private virtual servers solve this problem. Each company is assigned a certain amount of bandwidth and disk space. There is no worry of interruption when hosting companies configure one physical server to act as a private virtual server for companies.

Around-the-Clock Support. Private virtual servers allow around the clock support. Customers can ask questions or request support 24 hours per day and seven days per week. The support is included in the monthly fees paid. IT support from private virtual server hosting companies costs a lot less than hiring full-time employees. This can save companies a significant amount of money.

Create a Customized Solution. Customers can take advantage of administration services and design custom software on private virtual servers. Hosting servers can also back up private servers on a weekly basis to keep companies protected. There numerous packages offered by hosting companies. The tools available help clients create a fully independent hosting environment. Control panel installation may also be customized. Servers may be managed from web hosting accounts. This process is convenient and is accessible from any mobile device with an Internet connection and Web browser.

Why should companies choose private virtual servers over shared servers?

Security and lower interruption risks are the primary reasons. Companies have better control of security with private virtual servers. There are fewer chances of security breaches with private virtual servers. When a security breach occurs, service is interrupted. This can be detrimental to a company's revenue stream. Companies should consider private virtual servers for the best protection and results.