Dedicated Server SSD vs HDD: What’s the Difference

The field of technology is ever-changing with new inventions and products being released for the ease of consumers. When it comes to the data storage industry, we have seen the transition from magnetic tapes to solid-state storage. For Desktop, Laptops and Servers particularly, there has been an increased shift from HDD (Hard Disk Drive) to SSD (Solid State Drive).

Irrespective of whether you’re a tech-based company or not, it is important that you understand the basic difference between these two data storage technologies. This will help you make an informed decision when it comes to selecting the type of hosting you should opt for when it comes to setting up your online business (and other purposes in general). 

Difference Between Cloud Hosting and Dedicated Server

Once you’ve decided you want to build a website, hosting is the next thing that comes into the picture. Now, you might be building your website from scratch or you may already have a flourishing one. Needless to say, just because you’ve chosen a particular hosting for your website doesn’t mean you need to stick to it forever. There might be times, you will have to either change your hosting plan or the type of hosting entirely. This decision depends on the type of website you run and the amount of traffic your website receives.

For our scope, we will be looking at two types of hosting viz. Cloud Hosting and Dedicated Server. In this article, we will walk you through what Cloud Hosting is, as well as, Dedicated Server, their differences and which one should you opt for.

Let us begin with understanding both these types of hosting options:

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