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2answers
55 views

Where to start a dedicated / VPS hosting small buisness [closed]

I hope I'm posting in the right place, this site seemed the most relevant to my question. Anyway, one of my friends and I want to invest in a hosting company, we don't really know where to start, we ...
0
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0answers
39 views

SSL on Shared Hosting vs VPS

I'm used to deal with wordpress on shared hosts and I'd never worried about SSL. Now I have to migrate a site to a VPS and I noticed that I can't just reference my domains with a A Record or a CNAME ...
0
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2answers
847 views

How to set up a multi-user shared hosting environment?

Bear with me, this is going to be tough to word clearly. Let's say I have a VPS account and I want to resell, and host a bunch of people on my server, giving them their own separate domains. Each ...
0
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1answer
42 views

When to move from a shared hostig? [duplicate]

I currently run a website on a shared hosted solution. It runs OK but recently I got downtimes and I started to think about moving. At a point I'm getting 2000 unique visitors and about 25K page views ...
0
votes
1answer
58 views

Getting very large backup files from shared hosting

I have very large project on linux shared hosting, I tried to backup web-site with cPanel, but it is excluding the folders which are very large (about 20 gb and ~300,000 files), I alos tried to ...
0
votes
3answers
285 views

VPS with cpanel/whm clients see ssl warning when visiting webmail

I have a centos6 VPS with cpanel/whm, I re-sell the webspace to clients that i do IT work for. Im wondering if such a ssl certificate exists that i would be able to stop the warning my clients see ...
4
votes
1answer
77 views

Security in shared hosting vs VPS 'virtual appliances'

I have to change my hosting provider. Right now I have a shared hosting account but I'm considering trying the LAMP stack appliance from turnkeylinux.org. I'm very comfortable with using linux, I've ...
-6
votes
1answer
139 views

How many users do shared hosters stuff on a server? [closed]

I heard that typically it's around 800 - 1000. Is it true? What about VPS? How many users usually share a VPS?
0
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3answers
70 views

Shared Hosting Shell limitation? [closed]

I have a small project for a client and there are some requirement that initially pointed me toward using a VPS. However, after reading a bit more online, I saw I could work out with shared hosting ...
2
votes
2answers
72 views

Will shared hosting work for my case?

I need to host a JSF application backed by a NoSQL database (Cassandra, which operates on a cluster of nodes). I'm going to purchase a set of VPS to maintain the database server cluster. But to host ...
0
votes
4answers
590 views

Low spec VPS or Shared Hosting?

Scenario: I'm a freelance designer, I host my clients websites for a fee. I currently use Heart Internet Reseller for this which is shared hosting. I don't have SSL or any flexibility. This costs me ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

Thinking of switching to VPS from shared [closed]

Due to my requirements changing and finding a VPS solution for only an extra euro per month compared to my current shared plan, i'm considering a switch to VPS. My main concern is about security and ...
-1
votes
2answers
105 views

What should I consider when offering my clients to host their websites on my VPS?

In the past, whenever I had a client who needed a website (usually simple PHP stuff), I always pointed them to a shared hosting provider to host their website. However I'm always running into ...
0
votes
5answers
239 views

Moving 15,000+ images from Shared host to VPS

I've just finished up a script I've written for my website. The VPS is purchased, now I don't know what the effective method to be able to move 15,000+ images I have on my shared host to a new VPS ...
1
vote
2answers
174 views

Why VPS and not shared hosting? [closed]

I always read, with VPS you have so much freedom! You can configure it however you want! ... what does all that even mean? I mean really, all I want is for my host to have php, apache, and mysql. Can ...
2
votes
1answer
396 views

Moving from shared cpanel hosting to non cpanel VPS - What should I know?

I'm currently looking into migrating a few sites from my shared cpanel hosting to a VPS. Got to the point where I want to do more and have been learning about some system admin stuff through my ...
1
vote
2answers
691 views

What's the most effecient hosting solution for running multiple Pyramid (Python) websites?

In the past, I've written websites in two languages. PHP for smaller sites and Python for larger sites. With this setup, I would run multiple Paster instances to serve each site on a different port ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Move grid hosting to dedicated?

I have been using a grid hosting solution to host a site of mine for some time. it is a drupal site with reasonable traffic. I have a vps with the same host which provides 0.5GB of memcached, but ...
0
votes
1answer
189 views

Good Shared Hosting or VPS to Host DE Domain

One of my client has a .de domain. I have VPS from Linode and I am pretty happy with them. Domain is registered with godaddy. DE domains Name servers have some restrictions. I first try to move name ...
0
votes
2answers
166 views

Advantages of moving to VPS from shared hosting?

I have several websites on a shared hosting, and I wonder if moving to a VPS will help in their page loading time performance. (I want this to be a community wiki on the advantages of moving, but it ...
4
votes
2answers
306 views

moving from shared-hosting to VPS-hosting

I'm thinking of moving my social network from shared hosting to VPS hosting. I'm not familiar with VPS and have no experience. Will that be a problem? Thanks
3
votes
3answers
210 views

Need a helpful/managed VPS to help transition from shared hosting

I am looking for a VPS that can help me transition out of a shared hosting environment. My main OS is Ubuntu, although I am still new to the linux world. I spend most of my day programming PHP ...
3
votes
1answer
398 views

Compare Shared SQL Server vs VPS SQL Server

I'm looking at two different options to host the databases of my websites. 1) I can use the Shared SQL Server 2008 offerings of my host company (plenty of space) instead of installing database ...
1
vote
1answer
259 views

Tracert's last hop is showing the URL of a shared host - Why?

I'm running multiple websites on a shared hosting service (sharing the one IP) that is also hosting many other websites out of my control. Doing a Bing 'ip:' search shows all these sites. There's ...
0
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2answers
178 views

Should I host in the cloud in this scenario?

I'm considering moving our website hosting to the cloud. Currently we have about 1000 visits/day (5000 on peaks). I want to know what kind of 'server power' I need to host this. Obviously, things ...