VPS vs. a Dedicated Server for High Traffic Sites

VPS vs Dedicated Server

As you website traffic grows, you may increasingly find that it is being closed down for excessive bandwidth. In fact, even if you purchase an unlimited hosting package, there are limits that will come into place at some point. Once you reach this stage, you may have to give some serious thought to choosing between a virtual private server (VPS) or a dedicated server.
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How Do You Know When It’s Time to Upgrade to Dedication Hosting?

Time to Upgrade to Dedicated Server

Small to medium sized business owners can usually relax when it comes to utilizing shared-server hosting plans. In general, normal web traffic is usually not enough to make a dent in the limitations hosting companies place on their bandwidth policies.

But there are times when a small or medium sized business makes significant leaps and bounds with the popularity of their website. And there comes a time when a website simply outgrows the resources provided in shared plans. At that time it may be time to move on up to the big leagues with a VPS or dedicated hosting plan.

But what is that precise moment? Is there a defined traffic number that indicates the necessity for a dedicated server? Let’s take a look at how you may know when your small or medium sized business website needs additional resources.
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