Knowledgebase : Virtual Private Servers
You can upgrade to the next VPS plan (e.g. VPS10 to VPS15). Pricing for these plans can be found under the Other Products > VPS section of the Freeparking website. If your requirements are larger than the VPS60 plan then you may wish to consider upgra...
You have full root access to your server via SSH, as well as administrative access to a control panel if you choose to install one.
By default your VPS comes with a blank Linux OS. cPanel needs more disk space than is available on a VPS. If you specifically require cPanel we suggest you look at a Virtual Dedicated Server instead. If you need a Control Panel on your VPS, we recom...
Management of your VPS is done via SSH normally. We also have a VPS management system at http://myvps.freeparking.co.nz [http://myvps.freeparking.co.nz/] where you can reboot, stop, start, change your password and even re-install your OS.
On a VPS you are allocated a sub-set of resources from the total server resources. On a Dedicated Server you get all the resources of the underlying hardware. In essence a VPS is a mini Dedicated Server.
VPS is an acronym for Virtual Private Server. A VPS Web hosting plan means you share the physical server hardware with other websites, but you are allocated a dedicated slice of the system resources. A VPS is a good bridge between low cost shared host...
We have a selection of Linux Operating Systems available for use on VPS's CentOS Debian Fedora Suse Ubuntu You pick one on ordering your VPS, but you can change to a different OS at any point by doing a re-install of your OS via the VPS Management too...
You are required to keep the operating system for your VPS up to date with patches at all times. If you would like Freeparking to provide this additional service for you, please see http://www.freeparking.co.nz/other-products/virtual-private-servers/ [h...
You are required to fully manage your own VPS server. We monitor the main server for failures and will restart your VPS if our monitoring system detects it is down. If you would like Freeparking to manage your server please see http://www.freeparking....