Tag Archives: Linux VPS

Dedicated Servers Or Cloud Servers – What To Choose?

The large volume of information that you must manage within the corporate structure pushes more and more data managers to turn to professional web hosting solutions. Unfortunately, the clarity of ideas about business requirements (increased bandwidth, flexibility in data management, advanced e-mail and so on) do not always correspond to equal clarity regarding the choice of services to be requested.

Because of the strong marketing action that affected the IT managers in recent years, we often tend to think that cloud computing services are the only answer to all your business issues. Promoted by industry researchers and analysts as the technology of the future, the “cloud” would seem to be just the one chosen by most of the companies. However, this belief does not always lead to success. Very often it happens that by focusing on the willingness to adopt advanced computer facilities, you do not make the correct assessments of the cost / benefit ratio. read more

What are symlinks / symbolic links in Linux / Unix?

Symlinks are used a lot in Linux- and Unix-based systems so you may be wondering as to what exactly a “symlink” is.  If you have Linux VPS Hosting and you use SSH, you’ll often find many files in the file structure are symlinks.

What are symlinks used for?

Symlinks are a specific type of file that has a reference to a physical location on the Linux server hard drive – such as another file or directory that exists on the machine’s hard drive. The most common symlink you’ll likely come across when using an FTP client is the www and public_html directories. The www directory is a symlink to the public_html physical directory. So this means any files or directories uploaded to the www folder is the same as doing so directly in the public_html folder. The two that seemingly look like two separate folders are merely just one. read more

How Can You Take Care Of Your Virtual Private Server

There are many hosting plans in the web hosting market. Such as, shared hosting, VPS hosting, reseller hosting, dedicated hosting, cloud hosting, colocation hosting but VPS hosting or virtual private server hosting is the most popular hosting plan of them. A large amount of people prefer VPS hosting for their business. Because users get a great level of reliability and security with a cheap price. To get better result users have to take care of their virtual servers. There are many ways to take care of virtual server, but we will discuss about some main points : read more

Difference Between Linux VPS And Windows VPS (Part- I)

If any business owners don’t have much technical knowledge then suitable hosting plan selection is a big issue. Because they can’t understand the difference between different hosting plan and also different operating system. To solve this problem they have to spend some more time to know about web hosting. At first they have to get a clear idea about operating systems then get an idea about hosting plans. They have to keep in mind that, success of their business depends on the selection of suitable operating system and also hosting plan. read more