Service Level Agreement Tag's Archives


Web Hosting Selections – Deciding on What’s Required

Web hosting programsWeb hosting solution may be difficult for the beginners to choose from. There are various programs and various companies are offering them. The new comers find it difficult to select the right hosting solution for their needs. They face problems to get a good return for the money that they are spending.

The problem is that mostly they have a lower budget which means that they are ready to compromise on the quality. If they want to get a good quality web hosting program meeting all their needs in hosting and building up their website, they find it difficult.

The plans for the web hosting are various. They offer many different things. Some of them talk about the cost effectiveness and others talk about the high quality of the service with in a reasonable budget.

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Server Reliability and Performance Benchmarks

server networkThe server is the central computer on a network for data storage and provision of resources. The network operating system is installed and managed on the server. It is very annoying for a provider or site if the server fails for a few minutes or even a couple of hours.

So ask about the reliability of the server before entering into a contract with the provider. Citing server failure as a reason to change providers may be require you to give several months notice and a possible incur transfer fee for the assessment of the domain.

The availability should be at least 80 percent of the daily average. Some providers even offer compensation in the form of credits in case of server failures. Server outages due to external problems (earthquakes, war, and weather damage) are usually excluded. Dedicated and colocation services are available from a variety of reliable providers like Peer 1 hosting.

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