Cloud hosting has continued its march to be a disruptive change to the hosting marketplace. As customers become less interested (or realizing there are other options) in managing and replacing or upgrading hardware year after year the idea of hosting in the cloud becomes increasingly attractive. Couple this with huge improvements in reliability, support, flexibility, scalability and much more; the Cloud is rapidly becoming the new choice of those looking for solid hosting.
Advantage #1 – Uptime Reliability
The disadvantage in the past was that Cloud was only being offered in beta by some companies such as Amazon, therefore reliability and service delivery were sketchy at best, not to mention technology has come a long way since the early cloud was being offered by those still experimenting with Cloud offerings.
That was then. Now the advantages are greater than ever that a reputable Cloud host, such as Superb Internet and others, will provide you with better reliability than you would have in either a “server in your office” scenario or a simple dedicated server solution within a data center. The reality is that Cloud solutions are comprised of all the same hardware as in traditional dedicated server hosting with the additional benefit of virtualization and high availability; making hardware issues practically invisible to the end users and providing the peace of mind that your Virtual Machine (VM) is always accessible.
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