While a VPS is sold as a service by an Internet hosting provider, they are practically virtual containers with their own operating system running within a dedicated server.
On a physical server we host multiple virtual machines, each cut-off from the others.
In the world of VPS hosting, a VPS node is a physical dedicated server configured to create and run virtual machines using a hypervisor software.
The computer on which we run the hypervisor is called a host machine, while each VPS is called a guest machine. There are 2 types of hypervisors:
Type-1 native or bare-metal hypervisors
This type of hypervisor is… read more +