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A comparison of web hosting solutions

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Choosing the right hosting solution is a complex and critical decision for your business. We present two diagrams to guide you in this decision-making process. The first diagram outlines the hosting provider’s responsibility versus the customer’s responsibility. The second one is a summary of the strengths and weaknesses of the different web hosting solutions.

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Colocation hosting

Posted Posted by Patrice Guay in Web hosting     Comments 2 comments

Colocation is a hosting option for those who want the benefits of a web hosting provider (robust network infrastructure, electrical power redundancy, cooling equipment, etc.) and still own their server hardware. The upfront cost of a colocation server is higher than the one for a dedicated server. However, the monthly fee is lower in colocation since you do not have to pay the server hardware location fee.

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