Originally, before the cloud, a website would have been hosted on a single server, in a single datacentre. Whether that may be a server that hosts numerous client websites or an individual machine dedicated to hosting your website alone. Cloud-based web hosting is different.
Instead of having all of your data on a single machine, cloud hosting spreads the data across a number of different machines, running multiple servers in different places that are all connected together. You essentially access and administrate your data through a “virtual machine” that accesses all the different servers across the “cloud”. The fact that cloud hosting utilises the computing power of any number of machines, means that you have vastly more computational potential than traditional hosting. This method of hosting also comes with a benefit in stability and uptime. If your site is shared between an array of machines, and one of them goes offline, then the slack is picked up by the others and the site remains online.
Cloud-based hosting is particularly practical for developing business’ due to its potential for easy scalability. Because of the underlying infrastructure of your cloud hosting set-up, there will be far more in the way of system resources than you ever need to use. Even once these have been shared between all the different accounts on your public cloud set up there will be a vast amount of processing power sitting in reserve for this very purpose. These resources can be scaled easily, whether it is a quick email to your hosting company when you know you are expecting extra traffic, or when you are expanding your business with extra web content or services.
Needless to say, with all of these benefits, Petersweb has bult its hosting model around cloudbased methodology. At Petersweb, we are flexible with your package, and offer scalable resources as your business matures. Our 99.99% uptime record, means that you can be assured that your website will have optimal operational functionality.
Powered by BetterDocs
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
Functional cookies help to perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collect feedbacks, and other third-party features.
Performance cookies are used to understand and analyze the key performance indexes of the website which helps in delivering a better user experience for the visitors.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
Other uncategorized cookies are those that are being analyzed and have not been classified into a category as yet.