Why to choose a dedicated server?

A dedicated hosting service or dedicated server, or managed hosting service is a type of Internet hosting in which the client leases an entire server. This type of server is not shared with any other clients. A dedicated hosting service or dedicated server is more flexible than shared hosting because the organization that purchase this service have full control over the server(s) via software that allows you to remotely manage the server, which is actively maintained in the hosting provider's data center. 

Dedicated servers are most commonly used by those who have outgrown the shared hosting environment and now require the utmost in flexibility, reliability, security and control. The major advantage of a dedicated server is administrative authority it provides. In most cases, you have the option to install the software programs of your choice. This ranges from operating system and control panel to programming languages and security applications. A dedicated server is among the most flexible and scalable hosting solutions you will find on the market today. 

What to look when buying a dedicated server?

If you are planning to own a dedicated server, many factors should be considered. Following are some major points to remember when buying it.

  1. Annual cost: This is the most important factor which determines what kind of dedicated servers or services should be taken. You have to plan according to your budget.
  2. Processing speed of the server
  3. Memory used: Most of the hosting company have used 2-8 GB DDR3 Memory for their dedicated servers. Servers having 4 GB DDR3 memory are suitable for most of the customers.
  4. Hard drive space: These days, most of the dedicated hosting service providers user 2 x 250 GB Hard Drive. It can be upgraded according to the need of the customers.
  5. Allocated bandwidth: If you are having your own dedicated server, you should be aware of bandwidth allocated. Bandwidth is very important when you have to handle the huge amount of traffic.
  6. Dedicated IPs : 
  7. Operating Systems (For example Linux or Windows)
  8. Rating of the Hosting Company 
  9. Support : Support is one of the major thing you want if you are having any product and service.

Top 5 companies providing dedicated servers:

 

 


Rank

Web Hosting Provider

Core Specification

Features

1

Inmotion

Ultra Fast Servers

CPU: Core 2 Duo 2.53GHz

RAM: 4GB HDD: 500 GB

Free & Easy Setup, 10 Dedicated IPs, Full cPanel License

2

DedicatedNow

Fully Managed Servers

CPU: Intel Core i3 530 2.93GHz

RAM: 1GB HDD: 1000 GB

Fully Managed, Free cPanel/WHM, Offsite Backup 

3

SingleHop

Advanced Servers

CPU: Core2Duo 3GHz

RAM: 6 GB HDD: 250 GB

cPanel/WHM/Plesk, 5 Dedicated IPs

4

UltraHosting

Cheap Dedicated Servers

CPU: Core2 Duo 1.8

RAM: 1 GB HDD: 80 GB

1 Dedicated IP, Tons of Extras!

5

Acenet

High Performance Servers

CPU: Quad-Core 2.4 GHz

RAM: 2 GB HDD: 500 GB

Free & Easy Setup, 6 Dedicated IPs

 

 

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