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Dedicated Hosting Definition

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AMD 1 Server

  • 8 GB DDR3 RAM
  • Opteron 4170 HE 2.1 GHz (6 cores)
  • 2x500 GB HDD Hard Drives
  • 11 TB Data Transfer
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When we talk about hosting servers, there are 3 main types - web hosting servers, VPS (virtual private hosting servers) and dedicated hosting. Shared hosting servers accommodate many customers and therefore the system resources per user account are restricted, VPS hosting offer more configuration autonomy, but also influence other VPS web servers on the hardware node if utilized imprudently, and dedicated hosting servers offer you the possibility to do everything you prefer without interfering with anyone else.

Why would you require a dedicated hosting servers?

Dedicated hosting servers are usually much more expensive than shared web servers or VPS servers. Why would anyone, then, want to use them? The reply is rather simple. If your firm has a heavy-traffic website, or simply has very specific web server setup requirements, the smartest option would be a dedicated hosting servers. For somebody who is prepared to invest in security and stability, the greater price is of no importance. You receive root privileges and can use 100% of the dedicated web hosting server's system resources without anyone else using these resources and interfering with your web sites.

Hardware architectures

The majority of website hosting corporations, including us at Hollywood Tech Support, offer different hardware architectures you can pick from according to your requirements. The hardware architectures offer different varieties of processors, a different amount of cores, different RAM memory and disk drive sizes and different monthly traffic allowances. You can choose a web hosting CP, which is useful software if you would like to utilize the dedicated hosting servers for web hosting purposes only and choose not to resort to a Secure Shell client for all the changes you will be making. We provide 3 types of web hosting CP software - Hepsia, DirectAdmin and cPanel.

The hosting CP of your preference

If you are a self-assured Linux OS user (our web hosting servers are powered by Linux or other Unix-based Operating Systems), you could manage your dedicated hosting via SSH exclusively. That, though, could be inconvenient, particularly if you wish to grant root-level access to someone else who has less technical expertise than yourself. This is why having web hosting CP software activated is a clever idea. The Hepsia web hosting CP software tool that we provide does not give you complete root access and is chiefly appropriate for somebody who maintains a lot of websites that absorb a lot of system resources, but desires to manage the web portals, databases and mailbox accounts through an easy-to-use Control Panel. The DirectAdmin and cPanel hosting CPs, on the other hand, grant complete root-level access and include three access levels - root, reseller and user. If you intend to resell web hosting plans instead of utilizing the dedicated hosting servers solely for yourself, you should choose one of these two.

Server monitoring and backup procedures

Last but not least, there is the issue of monitoring the dedicated hosting servers and of backing it up. In case of a problem with your server, such as a non-responsive Apache or a network outage, it is useful to have some sort of monitoring platform enabled. Here at Hollywood Tech Support the system administrators monitor all dedicated hosting servers for ping timeouts, and, if you order a Managed Services upgrade, they monitor the individual services on the dedicated hosting servers as well. Backups are also an additional option - the web hosting company offers you data backups on our own backup servers. You could pick a type of RAID that would permit you to store the very same data on two server hard disk drives as a protective measure in case of a server hard drive failure, or in case someone whom you have given complete server root access deletes something by mistake.

AMD 1 Atom 1 Atom 2 Atom 3 Xeon 1 Xeon 2
Opteron 4170 HE 2.1 GHz (6 cores) Intel Atom D525 1.8 GHz (2 cores) Intel Atom C2550 2.40 GHz (4 Cores) Intel Atom C2750 2.40 GHz (8 Cores) Xeon E3-1240L V5 2.10 GHz (4 Cores) Xeon E3-1240L V3 2.00 GHz (4 Cores)
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