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3 Reasons to Use Cloud Servers

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Maybe you’re new to the web hosting game. Maybe you are an old pro who is an active mod on Web Hosting Talk making sure us Cloud providers don’t run amuck on your forums. Or maybe you are a developer who needs a virtualized environment to test out and run new code. Whatever your situation, Cloud server hosting is for you. Be it Windows or Linux Cloud Hosting, one thing is for sure, everyone can use a powerful and affordable Cloud server solution. Here’s why.

1. Cloud Servers Grow with Your Need

Everyone wants more than just a one size fits all solution. As a consumer or business spending money on a product, you want to know your investment will be sound as you grow or shrink in need. Cloud servers offer this ability. Due to a variety of factors, investing in Cloud hosting solutions – be they Linux or Windows – means consumers and corporations can grow or shrink their virtualized need on demand. In a period of growth? No problem. Solar VPS Cloud servers will scale to meet your growing demand. In a period of down sizing? No problem here either. Solar VPS Cloud solutions will scale to meet your lessened demand.

The kicker? As you scale, you only pay for what you need. No more, no less.

Cloud Computing Scalability

2. Instant Global Access

Maybe you are a person who travels a lot. Maybe you run a company which has employees stationed all over the globe. Maybe you are part of an organization which allows you to work from home or sends you on the road a lot. Whatever your situation, the beauty of Cloud servers is instant global access regardless of location or time. As long as you have a steady Internet connection, you can connect and utilize your Solar VPS Linux or Windows Cloud server from a laptop, a mobile device, a desktop or any connected device you choose. It’s that simple and that powerful.

3. It’s About the Infrastructure

Let’s be honest here for a moment. If you wanted to you could host your own virtualized servers. You could set up a space in your home or work closet, hook up the servers, give the web servers some round the clock cooling and provide the web hosting servers maintenance on a routine basis. You could do that. But given the expense, the time, the effort and the know how, you won’t be doing that. You have better things to do.

One of the main reasons you invest in Solar VPS Cloud servers is because of the infrastructure and team they come with. For only $5 per month, your web server sits pretty in a Tier 3+ data center manned by a 24/7/365 tech team to manage, update and maintain your server. Again, you could do this all on your own but let’s be honest, you don’t have the time, the resources or the know how to do it properly. When you invest in Cloud servers, you invest in more than just virtualized computing environments. When you invest in Solar VPS Cloud Computing Web Servers, you invest in our industry leading infrastructure.


So, your three reasons for using Cloud servers? Scalability. Instant Global Access. Superior Data Center Infrastructure.

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