Cloud based hosting companies are relatively new development in the world of computing.
They are based on cloud computing technologies.
This allows huge numbers of physical servers to be used to power unlimited numbers of virtual servers.
All this because all of the physical servers act as one system.
There are many benefits to cloud hosting.
The failure of one or more of the physical servers will not affect the virtual capacity of the cloud in any significant way.
Cloud hosting guarantees the highest possible levels of website performance.
Additionally I get plenty of room for growth, expansion, and upgrades to my website.
Running a website through a cloud host means that I have more than enough data storage for my needs.
I also have guaranteed server resources, such as RAM and CPU.
Costs for cloud hosted websites are lower than those for dedicated servers.
I believe this is because the physical infrastructure that needs to be maintained by the cloud hosting company is less than that needed by a dedicated server host.
Choosing cloud host.
It is important to know what your website needs in order to perform at its very best.
Do your research to find a cloud hostthat provides everything that your website needs now and could possibly need in the future.
There are many different formats to choose from.
I opted for a managed cloud site where I have continued support for my website for as long as I wish.
I must maintain my membership with that company or I can choose private cloud hosting.
Private Hosts have security fences around its data to prevent any unauthorized access to your information.
The key is to decide what it is that your website needs, and find a company that will provide exactly that.