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Virtual Private Server FAQ’S

Virtual Private Servers1) What type of hardware will my VPS be hosted on?

The type of hardware that your VPS account will be provisioned in depends on what type of account you by. We are offering L-VPS-01,L-VPS-02 and L-VPS-03 plans, all are having specific memory, disk space and bandwidth allowed.

General Server specifications are as follows:

* Intel Dual Core Xeon
* 4 x 3.0GHz Processors with HT – 4 x 2MB Cache
* 12 GB FB-DIMM Registered 667
* 1000 Mbps Uplink
* Host Ping and TCP Service Monitoring
* Automated Reboot from Monitoring

2) What control panel choices do you offer?

Ans. Currently we are offering cPanel/WHM.

3) How long will it take to setup my account?

Ans. Bodhost.com VPS plans are configured to enable access to your server administration panel within 12-24 hours. The only ocassion when provisioning is delayed, is in the case of an order that recevies a high fraud score. To ensure that your account is built quickly please refrain from using free email services, and always ensure that you use accurate billing information.

4) What software do you use to provide VPS functionality?

Ans. Bodhost.com uses OpenVz to provide our VPS environments. OpenVz has recently been released by Sw-Soft to the Linux community. Plans are underway to add it to the core Linux kernel as well. OpenVz is the base of SW-Soft’s popular commercial VPS platform. There are few differences between OpenVz and it’s commercial conterpart from the end user prespective. Using OpenVz allows us to provide a rock-solid low cost VPS alternative to everyone!

We are provideing CentOs 4.x, Fedora Core X and Dabian OS’s for VPS’s.

5) What is the speed of your network?

Ans. All of our VPS nodes are plugged into our gigabit ethernet backbone. You will have access to multiple gigabits of premium tier-1 bandwidth.

6) Can I host an adult site?

Ans. Yes, as long as the site complies with our terms and acceptable use policy, in other words it has to be legal and you have to hold copyright releases to all information, included model releases.

7) What development languages/tools are included?

Ans. All VPS servers come with GCC, python, Perl, and PHP available to compile and run today’s most popular opensource applications.

8) Will my OS count against my disk space?

Ans. Your operating system files will count against your disk allocation. Operating system footprints vary between 125-300 megabytes.

9) Is the APF firewall supported?

Ans. Yes APF is 100% supported along with TAP/TUN.

10) Can I upgrade my kernel?

Ans. OpenVz does not allow for any kernel modifications. You will be running a variant of Linux 2.6 which is the latest stable Linux kernel.

11) Can I upgrade to another plan later?

Ans. Bodhost.com members area allows you to upgrade to another plan at any time in just seconds. Even a dedicated server can’t do that!

Bodhost.com Provides Linux VPS Hosting as well as Windows VPS Hosting