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  • Grow your business on a robust Virtual Private Server from HostPapa
  • Easy to use cPanel and root‑level access through your VPS manager
  • Scalable on‑demand computing resources
  • Get around the clock support from our PapaSquad VPS Experts
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Enterprise-grade VPS hosting from HostPapa

A VPS server from Hostpapa will give you the power, control, security, and support you need.

Essential Features

  • Root Level Access
  • 2 IP addresses
  • Enhanced SSD servers
  • Host unlimited domains
  • SolusVM VPS Panel
  • Free VPS Migration
  • 99.9% Uptime Guarantee
  • Money‑Back Guarantee
  • Let's Encrypt SSL
  • Softaculous 400+ Free Apps
  • Private Nameservers
  • Wholesale Domains

VPS features that you can build on

Our VPS hosting provides scalable computing power and more control than what shared web hosting can offer

Perfect for hosting great web applications

Launch a robust web app on your server by utilizing a variety of programming languages and state of the art hardware, including SSD drives and the latest Intel Xeon processors.

Keep website visitors happy with lighting fast server speeds

Run your website or app at blazing fast speeds with each plan having up to 12 cores, 32GB of RAM,1TB of SSD storage and the freedom to upgrade your VPS when you need it.

Instant provisioning⁠—never wait for your server

The server you need, right when you need it. With fully automated provisioning, your VPS will be ready to use in a matter of minutes.

Maintain your professional reputation with blacklist free IPs

Your VPS will be provisioned on blacklist free IPs. We regularly scan our IPs to ensure any IPs that are blacklisted are removed & cleaned before being provisioned.

Host unlimited domains & websites

Host as many domains and sites as you'd like on your VPS. Perfect for designers and developers who build sites and apps for their clients.

Guaranteed dedicated resources

By utilizing only high‑performance components, your websites and apps will always perform at optimal levels. Your computing resources are guaranteed to be available at all times.

Increase your power anytime

We have extra resources: CPU, memory, entry processes, I/O ready for you when you need them. Never outgrow your VPS.

Manage multiple servers

Need more than one server? No problem. Easily launch additional VPS servers at any plan level from your HostPapa dashboard.

eCommerce optimized

With premium servers, heightened security, and the best ecommerce apps, a VPS from HostPapa is the perfect architecture to power your online store.

Let us manage your IT

Let us manage your VPS for you with our optional managed or fully managed support services. We take the headache out of keeping current on security monitoring, patches, backups, and more.

Premium root level access capabilities

For advanced users who require complete control, it is offered via the command line root level SSH access.

Free domain reseller account

Get wholesale pricing for domain names to host your enterprise-grade private server.

Install your favourite control panel

Enhance your VPS with the control panel of your choice. Get managed hosting complete with pre-installed cPanel/WHM.

Install hundreds of powerful apps in 1‑click

With Softaculous you'll be able to easily install over 400 apps, including WordPress, Joomla, and more.

Get access to our IT experts

Utilize our HostPapa experts and let us manage your server for you so you concentrate on what you do best⁠—running your business.

  • Scale & Upgrade
  • Monitoring
  • Patches & Updates
  • Root Access
  • Control Panel
  • App Installations and Updates
  • Migration Assistance
  • Access to Expert Support
  • Dedicated IP addresses
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Super easy control panel

Install a user friendly dashboard such as cPanel to provide the best user experience and stay in total control of all your virtual machines.

Get access to our IT experts with our managed services

Utilize our IT experts to handle everything our VPS has to offer. Get access to the support level that you require up to and including a fully managed VPS where we are your tech partner!

We worry about web security
so you don't have to

With our VPS hosting, both you and your clients can rest assured that your server architecture is protected by some of the most powerful security solutions on the market.

  • Server firewall
  • DDoS Protection
  • Brute force detection
  • RAID redundancy
  • Monitoring Tools
  • IP Deny Manager
  • FTPS
  • Let's Encrypt SSL

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Super quick access

Once your order has been verified, your VPS will be available and ready to use in less than 60 seconds.

Full root access

Gain Full Root Access to your server to allow you the flexibility and control to manage your server. You will be in complete control to access and install PHP, modules, server level proxy, and much more.

VPS management portal

You will be able to control all aspects of your VPS through our proprietary VPS management portal, making this process a piece of cake.

Provisioned on blacklist free IP's

Your VPS will be provisioned on blacklist free IP's. We regularly scan our IP's to ensure that any IP's that are blacklisted are removed and cleaned before being provisioned.

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VPS vs. Shared Web Hosting

Trying to decide between our shared web hosting and our powerful managed VPS?

Shared Web Hosting

Managed VPS Hosting

Control

Server resources may be capped and you may not be able to install the necessary scripts, apps, or plugins on your website.

VPS gives you the freedom to install any script or app you need, reboot the server, and even allocate resources where required.

Resources

If another customer's website starts using too many computing resources, your website's performance will be negatively impacted.

With a VPS, the resources on your server are yours alone, so another customer's usage will never harm your website or application performance.

Security

If another customer's website on your shared server gets hacked, your website could be compromised as well and remediation is beyond your control.

A dedicated IP address keeps your VPS account isolated from others and you have the freedom to implement any additional security measures you see fit.

Applications

You may not be able to install important applications in your shared hosting environment due to excessive resource requirements.

You can install applications and other intensive scripts that require custom server configurations and enhanced computing resources on your own VPS.

Traffic

With shared hosting, you can receive low to moderate amounts of traffic. Traffic surges may require additional computing resources.

A VPS can handle heavy surges in traffic, and you can upgrade your account at any time if additional computing resources are required.

Thinking about transferring your VPS server to HostPapa? We've made it easier than ever!

Avoid downtime while moving!

We take downtime worries away, as one of our migration experts will take care of you through the entire process, completely FREE of charge. This is what we do every day!

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Everyone is happy to transfer to HostPapa

HostPapa Virtual Private Server (VPS) hosting is an affordable, fully managed solution for high‑performance applications or websites. Our VPS plans are designed to match your hosting needs and can be upgraded at any time as your needs grow.

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Award-winning 24/7 VPS support

We're committed to making sure your VPS hosting experience is perfect in every way.

Support when you need it

Get award‑winning VPS support around‑the‑clock via telephone, online chat, and email in English French, Spanish or German.

Troubleshooting made easy

Browse our extensive self-serve VPS knowledge base filled with helpful articles and videos so you can make the most of your VPS.

Need help? The PapaSquad is here
when you need it.

Making the jump to a Virtual Private Server can be daunting. But with our easy-to-use control panel and feature-packed servers, we’re confident you’ll be up and running in no time. But if you do get suck, our PapaSquad experts are here to help. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with your VPS questions!

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Frequently Asked Questions

A Virtual Private Server (VPS) is an independent, virtual partition on a physical server. Think of a server with different "containers" within it. When you sign up for HostPapa VPS hosting, you get one of these containers to manage as you wish⁠—install applications or scripts, and arrange your web files the way you want. It's private, secure, and flexible.

While you will share some hardware resources with other VPS customers on your server, nothing your neighbours do will affect your container and vice versa. You get many of the benefits of your own dedicated server at a fraction of the cost. On a shared server, you rely on the performance of the platform provided. By choosing VPS, you get to select a configuration best suited for your applications, requirements, and growth.

VPS hosting is an affordable option when your business requirements outgrow the capacity of shared hosting. It's the next logical step: substantially more capacity and control for just a bit more money. Users on a shared web hosting server share the computing resources for the websites, email, and databases. There is no guarantee of CPU, RAM on shared web hosting. VPS hosting provides dedicated compute resources for your websites, files, email, databases, etc. keeping you in complete control. In addition, you get more control with root level access to perform configurations not possible in shared hosting.

A Virtual Private Server allows you to host sites (storefront, eCommerce, content, media) and software applications (primarily web: portal, extranet, collaborative solutions, wiki, CRM) with ease. Unlike shared hosting, VPS hosting makes it possible to isolate multiple applications from one another within the same container.

VPS offers a number of advantages over shared hosting. As a VPS user, you can:

  • Run specific applications not allowed in shared plans such as custom forums.
  • Access additional capacity⁠—fewer customers share each server.
  • Enjoy the reduced risk that your business will be disrupted due to a co-hosted site on the server.
  • Be independent. If another customer compromises their VPS, yours won't be affected.

Users are guaranteed the resources on their VPS server for their web hosting accounts. This means that your account will always be allocated the set amount of RAM, CPU, and disk space you've chosen regardless of what other users on the server are doing. This allows for greater stability and performance of your website, applications, and email. You also do not share the operating system with any other users, providing better security for your website files.

Two words: cost and maintenance. Running your own dedicated server is possible but comes at a higher cost and is self-managed. You will need to keep up with patches, hardware upgrades, server maintenance, and storage. You can also rent dedicated servers, but the price is substantially more than a VPS.

A VPS offers the perfect step between the constraints of a shared hosting plan and the commitment of a dedicated server. You'll have a lot more flexibility, capacity, and control at an affordable price.

Managed VPS hosting means that we will handle just about anything to do with your server: nuts, bolts, wires, drives, connectivity, racking, storage, security, and so on. All you have to manage is your own container, which you can do using the provided control panel software or through root access. You can install, manage, and operate software / scripts of your choice. Customers who acquire either managed or fully managed service for VPS hosting will receive cPanel/WHM licenses. Installation of non-cPanel supported applications will not be supported by our customer service.

Managed support services include, but are not limited to:

  • Server boot failures
  • Email configuration
  • Package manager installations
  • Google Apps setup
  • Firewall setup / troubleshooting
  • Hardware failures
  • Network issues
  • Software upgrades and migrations
  • Custom apache configurations
  • DNS configuration
  • Security audits
  • Troubleshooting script configurations / website errors
  • Perl / PECL module / extension installations
  • And more

For further information on the differences between managed and fully managed VPS services, please go to this article.

With HostPapa, you have a choice to either self-manage your VPS or acquire a managed or a fully managed service. HostPapa's Managed VPS service includes updating and patching core operating system, backing up content and data on the server, installing SSL, and more. Fully managed VPS is a white-glove service that includes a dedicated team of server admins, server setup, DNS setup, content migration, custom Firewall rules, and more. For more details about this and other managed VPS services, please go to this article.

Using VPS hosting is not more complicated than using a shared hosting service, but some prior experience in hosting will be an asset. Remember, a VPS lets you take control of your server space. It's a logical step if you require more computing resources or flexibility than being on a shared hosting environment.

You must register and use private nameservers with a VPS plan. If you already have private nameservers, you must update them with your new VPS account's IP addresses. Click here to learn more about setting up private nameservers.

HostPapa has been in the web hosting business since 2006 and has developed a solid reputation as a reliable hosting provider. We also have 24/7 support to help with any issues you may encounter along the way. Our experience, exemplary support, and proven reliable track record will all serve you well as a HostPapa VPS customer.

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