Based on the performance, hosting can be divided into some different types. Each of these hosting can be chosen based on the needs of the users. Usually for the starters, they will prefer choose shared hosting than the other hosting types. Besides the Shared Hosting there are still many others hosting types that you can choose such as the VPS or Virtual Private Server and Dedicated Server Hosting. Now the question is that, which one is better between these two? Below is further explanation that we will share.
VPS is actually a form of shared hosting, but it is said that it has better performance than the shared hosting. It is because on VPS client is given bigger resources. On VPS, users are also being able to get the virtualization system. This system will allow them to have their own operation system for the web hosting service that we use. Besides that, using VPS will also possibly its users for installing any added software based on their needs. Virtualization that the users can get from a VPS is also a lot in number. Some virtualization software on VPS that are popular enough is such as the XEN, Open VZ, kvm and Parallel Virtuozo. Most of the features on VPS can be entered into shared and dedicated server as the cheapest option. Besides that the management and treatment of VPS can be given to the provider, so users will not be confused to manage their server.
Next, we will talk about dedicated server hosting as the other option that you can choose. Dedicated server is also known as suite hosting and this is a non shared hosting type. Dedicated server is a great choice for you that want a quality and comfort in using a web hosting. It is because on dedicated server the CPU and RAM resources are not shared with the other users. In the other words we can say that the dedicated server users will get much better performance than the other users who use the shared hosting or VPS Hosting. However, the price or cost to rent or using a dedicated server is expensive, but it suite with the quality that you will get. Based on this reason (expensive price), dedicated server is usually only used by big websites or blogs with high traffic.
For the conclusion, we can say that there are three kinds of web hosting that we can find nowadays; they are the VPS, Shared Hosting and Cheap Dedicated Server hosting. From these three kinds of hosting, VPS is the middle point between shared and dedicated server hosting. By using VPS, users can be able to use server that is similar with dedicated server with the cheap price almost like the shared hosting. Meanwhile, dedicated server is the best hosting that you can use. However, dedicated server is costly or in the other words we can say that this hosting is expensive. That is why; dedicated server is usually only used by the big companies, big websites or blogs that have really high traffic.