A user of Virtual Private Server gets better and greater number of computing and server resources, than Shared Web Hosting service and get the features of flexibility and control, equivalent of having from her/his own personal dedicated server.
A Virtual Private server provides all characteristics and functionalities of a dedicated server. A user of Virtual Private Server has the ability to scale easily, at a fast speed. A Virtual Private server definitely provides better hosting performance in comparison to a shared web hosting service.
A Virtual Private Server functions like a dedicated server, within the environment of a shared hosting service. A Virtual Private server provides flexibility and control as equal to that of a dedicated server. A Virtual Private server hosting is ideal for hosting one or multiple web sites, on the same server, which requires a lot of server resources. A Virtual Private Server provides great power for processing with extra disk space, which can handle the rush of unlimited traffic, to the web sites.
A Virtual Private server provides flexibility with high speed scalability to meet up with the increasing demands of additional resources, at the time of sudden growth of the web sites. The Virtual Private server has the capacity of being upgraded at a minimum possible time, even without a down time.
The Virtual Private Server is so flexible that it is capable of handling multiple tasks. These tasks include hosting of web sites, which are based on ASP.NET/SQL Server or on the technology of PHP/MySQL. A VPS can also perform for various specialized tasks such as, for Sub version, for Streaming of video or audio files, for development of web sites with visual studio, as dedicated MS SQL server, as mail server or as File Transfer Protocol or file server etc.
A Virtual Private server is a virtual machine, that sits on a server along with other virtual machines. A Virtual Private Server provides the facility to the user to install operating system of her/his own choice. This gives greater control for configuration of system, to the users.