VPS denotes Virtual Private Server and it works like a dedicated hosting server as far as management is concerned since you obtain root-level access with a possibility to reboot the Virtual Private Server from a distance. The private virtual server shares resources with other virtual web servers that are accommodated on the same physical server.
There is no surprise that so many persons have begun creating their own professional-looking web pages resorting to free web platforms that are simple enough to use even for inexperienced customers. And due to all the free website skins that are available on the Internet, quite many sites go live, which require a website hosting solution like the Virtual Private Server one.
VPS is a private virtual server - it performs like a dedicated server, lending full root-level access to the client, but it shares the system resources of the physical machine with other VPS hosting accounts. Virtual server web hosting is a website hosting service provided on a private virtual hosting server, which is growing more and more famous due to the freedom you have in terms of server setup.
Since shared website hosting accounts have limited functionalities and a dedicated server is too costly for the majority of users, particular web hosting service providers provide a third webspace hosting service type - the Virtual Private Server. This hosting solution offers top performance at a quite low rate and is regularly the favored option for web pages that consume a lot of system resources.
Each virtual private web hosting server is administered through a Control Panel user interface, regularly referenced as a virtualization interface. This GUI enables you to reboot the whole private virtual hosting server or different services such as HTTP, MySQL, and so on, to monitor and manage all running programs and to keep track of the used up and the free resources.
Administering a private virtual server hosting account is not different from managing a shared web site hosting account, so if you have any experience with the latter, there will be nothing unfamiliar to you if you get a private virtual web server. More skillful customers can access the virtual hosting server through a Secure Shell console too.