Web hosting services
A web hosting service is a type of web hosting services. These allow individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the web. Web hosts are companies that provide space on a server owned or rented for use by customers. As well as Internet connectivity, typically in a data center. Web hosts can also provide data center space and Internet connectivity to other servers in their data center.
Small web hosting services:
The most basic is the hosting of web pages and small-scale files. These files can be downloaded via FTP or Web interface. Files are usually delivered on the web “as is” or with minimal processing. Many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) offer this service for free to subscribers.
The free web hosting service is offered by various companies offering limited services. Sometimes accompanied by advertisements and often limited compared to a paid hosting.
Hosting personal websites is usually free, ad-supported or inexpensive. Hosting business websites often leads to higher costs depending on the size and type of the site.
Larger web hosting services:
Many large companies that are not ISPs need to be permanently connected to the Web to send emails, files. The company may use the computer as a website host to provide details about their products. Services, as well as facilities for online ordering.
A complex site requires a more complete package that provides database support and application development platforms. These installations allow clients to write or install scripts for applications. such as forums and content management. Secure Sockets Layer typically used for websites that want to further secure transmitted data.
Types of accommodation:
The extent of web hosting services varies widely.
Shared Web Hosting Services:
A website is placed on the same server as many other sites, ranging from a few sites to hundreds of websites. All domains share a common pool of server resources, such as RAM and processor. The features available with this type of service can be quite basic and not very flexible in terms of software and updates. Resellers often sell shared web hosting and web companies often have reseller accounts to provide hosting to customers.
Allows customers to become web hosts themselves. Resellers can operate for individual domains in any combination of these types of hosting, depending on who they are affiliated with as a reseller. The size of reseller accounts can vary enormously. They can have their own dedicated virtual server on a colocated server. Many resellers provide a service almost identical to their provider’s shared hosting plan and provide technical support themselves.
Virtual Dedicated Server:
Virtual Private Server (VPS), divides server resources into virtual servers.They do not directly reflect the underlying hardware. The VPS will often be assigned resources based on a server with multiple VPS relationships.
The virtualization can be done for a number of reasons. The ability to move a VPS container between servers. Clients may be responsible for server remediation and maintenance. The VPS provider server administration tasks to the client.
Dedicated web hosting services:
The user gets his own web server and gets full control the user has root access for Linux / Administrator access for Windows.