What is Windows VPS?
As named, the accept of this service is virtual. Virtualization means that we have a powerful service and we want divided into multiple virtual servers. You can define your virtual server like you have a one piece of physical hardware. A virtual private server (VPS) is a virtual machine that sold by most host service provider companies.
Some factors define when you should switch to use a VPS. When you need speed, increasing security concerns, lake of resource and special operation system.
A VPS contain and should have an operation system (OS) and customers have super user access to handle it and install programs that they want to use. Meanwhile, verity of operation system and its version help us to select one of them based on our purpose. If we chose windows OS, we can have a windows VPS. They are priced much lower than physical server because they share resource with other VPS, performance may be lower, depending on the workload of any other executing virtual machines.
Windows VPS has many benefits. You can used windows VPS for website hosting, mails server (exchange or POP), Forex Trading, invoicing with MYOB and so many services that listed some of them in below:
- Divided cost into some customers
- Quick startup
- Easy access via RDP (remote desktop protocol) service
- provide private environment