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Curious details about the cloud hosting service

In general, the actual cloud site hosting platform serves different hosting services such as data storage, mail, FTP, databases, DNS, statistics, web space hosting CP, backup, etc., on separate hosts of top-quality servers. Each different service pack makes a cluster. All the web hosting servers in a cluster are devoted to serving only the given service and nothing aside from it. They will all function as one server, sharing the service's load in nearly identical proportions. If there is a real cloud web hosting service, there would be: a disk storage cluster, an electronic mail cluster, an FTP cluster, database clusters (MySQL/PostgreSQL), a DNS cluster, a stats cluster, a site hosting CP cluster, a backup cluster, and so on. All these individual service clusters will beget the so-called cloud site hosting system.

The great cloud website hosting hoax. Quite common now.

There is so much misunderstanding going around about cloud web hosting at present. As you can see,cloud hosting does not only appear perplexing, but in reality it is supremely perplexing. The majority of the people are not at all aware of what cloud hosting is. On the wings of this widespread ignorance, the "cloud hosting merchants" speculate eagerly, just to get hold of the customer and his/her five dollars per month. What a shame! A huge disgrace. This is owing to the fact that in the web site hosting business niche there are no ordinances at all. The domain industry niche has ICANN. The web site hosting industry has no such self-governing organization. That is why the webspace hosting merchandisers speculate and lie openly (very bluntly, actually) to their customers. Chiefly the cPanel-based cloud web hosting providers. Let's ascertain how much cloud hosting they actually can provide.

The truth about the cPanel-based "cloud" web hosting providers

If a cPanel-based website hosting merchant has a cloud web space hosting platform at hand, which is very unbelievable, many web hosting servers must be obtained. Which is also not inexpensive. We will get back to that towards the end of this story. First off, let's see what the cloud complications are. So, it's quite unbelievable for a cPanel hosting merchant to keep the cloud webspace hosting platform at hand, because of the fact that creating one demands years. Even when time and the provision of an expert staff are not an issue, lots of money has to be invested as well. Stacks of money. Furthermore, cPanel is not open source. That's a vast downside.

The absence of open source cloud web space hosting environments

There aren't any open source cloud web page hosting systems. There aren't any open source website hosting CP user interfaces (running with the cloud webspace hosting solution) either. Hence, to have a cloud web page hosting platform at hand, first of all you have to create one. In-house. Secondly, you have to invent the web site hosting Control Panel as well.

Single server-based web site hosting CPs

Today's popular hosting CPs such as cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, etc. are invented to run on one web server only. All web space hosting services (disk space, electronic mail, File Transfer Protocol, databases, DNS, stats, website hosting CP, backup, and so on) are being served at the very same time on one web server where these respective one-server web page hosting systems and website hosting Control Panels are set up.

The shortage of open source website hosting CPs

So, you must construct an in-house built site hosting CP that will function uncomplicatedly and to integrate it within the cloud system, as if it was an inbuilt constituent of it. Good instances of in-house invented cloud hosting solutions with custom constructed Control Panels are: NTCHosting, Lonex, Exclusive Hosting, FreeHostia, OpenHost, 50Webs, 100WebSpace, Fateback, MediaTemple and ResellersPanel

Cloud web hosting hardware equipment expenses

The minimum contribution required, just for the cloud web hosting hardware equipment, is equivalent to somewhere between $60,000 and $80,000. That's excluding the DDoS appliance, which is another fifteen-twenty thousand dollars. Now you realize how many cloud webspace hosting solutions can be found out there... and, in particular, why the web hosting sky is so blue... and practically cloudless!