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About Web Hosting in Canada


Web hosting is the business of providing the storage, connectivity, and services necessary to serve files for a website. Technically speaking web hosting is a type of internet hosting service that allows individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the World Wide Web. Web host are companies that provide space on a server for use by clients, it can be owned or leased. It provides internet connectivity typically in a data center and facilitates collocation which is the provision of data center space and internet connectivity for other servers located in same data center. The scope of web hosting varies widely but the most basic is web page where files can be transferred via file transfer protocol.


Canada Hosting means web hosting in Canada. It is just like other types of web hostings. It allows user, whether it is an individual or a business, to store data for different purposes. The stored data can be used to design a website or it can be saved as backup data that may be needed in a business. Backup information becomes very important if the business data get lost due to any breakdown in computer systems or other similar malfunction. The bottom line is that Canada Hosting allows storing of data while reason for storage may vary from person to person.


Canada Hosting provides many different types of web hosting such as free hosting, premium shared hosting, dedicated hosting, blogging platforms and virtual private hosting. But only three of them are most popular among users which are: shared web hosting, virtual private hosting and dedicated web hosting. The most secure form of web hosting is dedicated hosting where client leases entire server not shared by anyone.

It also provides Canadian web page hosting with almost 99.9% Uptime (uptime is a measure of the time a machine has been up without any downtime). The uptime maintains records for many thousands of web hosting computers.

One major advantage of Canada Hosting is its lower cost as compared to hosting in United States. Reason for low hosting cost in Canada is the low electricity costs in Canada. This allows hosting companies to keep their overhead cost lower and they can pass on their savings to users. It becomes even cheaper for the websites actually located in Canada. This advantage of Canadian Web Page Hosting on Canadian Servers allows businesses, medium businesses and personal web sites, to continue with their web hosting plans within budget. Web hosting is a profitable business in Canada as there are more people on internet. This means that web hosting is used in each and every single day.

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Canada Hosting has an additional advantage of security. Canada has very strict laws that go along with their hosting and domain names, which mean users get a higher level of security when they choose to host their information in Canada. If we talk about its drawback, there are not many. Few people have complainted that sometimes it is difficult to use and understand.

By Khurram Hussain, published at 03/22/2012
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