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What Indeed are Dedicated Hosting Servers?

When we talk about web hosting servers, there are 3 principal kinds - web hosting servers, VPS (private virtual hosting servers) and dedicated hosting. Shared servers accommodate many customers and so the system resources per hosting account are limited, VPS hosting give you more server configuration liberty, but also affect other private virtual web hosting servers on the hardware node if used heedlessly, and dedicated hosting servers give you the independence to perform everything you want without interfering with anyone else.

Why would you need a dedicated hosting servers?

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Dedicated hosting servers are usually much more expensive than shared hosting web servers or private virtual hosting servers. Why would anyone, then, use them? The reply is very simple. If your corporation has a heavy-content online portal, or simply has very explicit server setup requirements, the most sensible choice would be a dedicated hosting servers. For someone who is ready to invest in safety and dependability, the greater price is of no concern. You are bestowed with full server root access and can use 100% of the physical machine's system resources without anyone else utilizing these system resources and messing with your web pages.

Hardware architectures

Most website hosting providers, including us at Pace Work Technologies, provide several different hardware architectures you can choose from in consonance with your needs. The hardware architectures include different sorts of microprocessors, a different amount of cores, different RAM memory and hard disk drive sizes and different bandwidth allowances. You can select a hosting Control Panel, which is a convenient tool if you want to utilize the dedicated hosting servers for website hosting purposes solely and choose not to use SSH for all the modifications you will be making. We offer 3 sorts of hosting Control Panel software - Hepsia, DirectAdmin and cPanel.

The hosting CP of your choosing

If you are a confident Linux OS user (our dedicated hosting servers are running on Linux or other Unix-based OSs), you could manage your dedicated hosting servers through a Secure Shell console exclusively. That, however, could be inconvenient, particularly if you decide to grant full server root access to somebody else who has less technical proficiency than yourself. This is why having hosting Control Panel software pre-installed is an excellent idea. The Hepsia hosting Control Panel interface that we offer does not give you full root access and is mainly appropriate for somebody who has a lot of online portals that consume a lot of system resources, but would rather administer the online portals, databases and email aliases via a user-friendly hosting Control Panel. The DirectAdmin and cPanel hosting CPs, on the other hand, grant root-level access and have 3 access levels - root, reseller and user. If you intend to resell hosting accounts instead of using the dedicated hosting servers solely for yourself, you should pick one of these two.

Server monitoring and backup procedures

Last but not least, there is the matter of monitoring the dedicated hosting servers and of backing it up. In case of a predicament with your hosting server, like an unresponsive Apache or a network outage, it is desirable to have some kind of monitoring system activated. Here at Pace Work Technologies the system administrators monitor all dedicated hosting servers for ping timeouts, and, if you have a Managed Services package, they monitor the individual services on the dedicated hosting servers too. Backups are also an extra option - the hosting solutions provider offers you data backups on our own backup servers. You could select a type of RAID that would permit you to store the very same data on two disk drives as a precaution in the event of a hard drive failure, or in case someone whom you have given full root-level access deletes something by mistake.