Methods of virtualization
WebDev Useful tricks 0. Once upon a time, Michael decided to save up on hosting and purchased a shared hosting — the same shared hosting that now runs a several large-scale projects. Sounds familiar? And if you do not want to share, you need to purchase a VPS for your project. Whenever you can afford it. If your project is profitable — it cannot depend on the factors outside of your control. So in order to be certain of its success — switch to VPS the second you can afford it. And if we remove the money out of the equation, you should switch when your website begins to slow down.
WebDev Web Hosting 1. Short answer — there is none. But once you start getting into the technicalities, there are, in fact, differences between the two. But both the e-commerce project and the MMO-portal have outgrown their shared hosting and need an upgrade. Virtualization is a technique of allocating some resources of the computer to two or more concurrently active operative systems. This way the e-commerce website and MMO-guild portal can split the cost of running a server and get a guaranteed amount of resources for their projects.
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