Profitability Best Practices for Virtual Servers
Virtual servers are intended for web sites that have outgrown the restrictions of shared web hosting. Because they offer a significant amount of resources and flexible controls of a dedicated server, they have become very popular among clients that want to completely remove a need for an on-premise server. Here are a few things to consider:
While some of our partners are tempted to do the above, we have heard from partners that clients demanded a Virtual Solution due to it's pricing advantages but ended up blaming their IT provider when performance was not satisfactory. While the pricing may be appealing for terminal services, SQL servers and line of business applications, we recommend using a dedicated server solution that is designed for this use.