Managed vs. Unmanaged

Managed vs Unmanaged VPS Hosting

At Atum, we offer 2 flexible and dedicated Virtual Private Server hosting options to meet the needs of your business. With a dedicated VPS server, you will not experience the inconvenience of sharing server resources. Free yourself of shared hosting hand cuffs and enjoy the advantages of incredible response time, our speedy and knowledgeable tech support, customized server configurations, and more control.

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NOTE: Prices are based on “Basic” package (1 vCPU Xeon, 512 MB DDR2 ECC, 2 5GB Usable RAID 5 10K drive)

With both VPS hosting options, your servers will reside in Atum’s Toronto Tier 3 data center with an IBM enterprise level hardware. We don’t offer the low level server hardware and only use true and tested IBM servers.

Managed VPS hosting caters to those companies that don’t want to worry about their infrastructure and need it taken care of by experts. You will be able to focus on your business while your server and data is in trusted hands. In order to keep you up to date, you will also be provided a change management report for any patches and alterations we perform confirming all is running smoothly while you giving you the option to give feedback. Read more about managed virtual server hosting benefits.

Unmanaged VPS hosting caters to companies that require the benefits of VPS hosting but want to be responsible for updates, managing and maintenance of software on their own. You still get to utilize many of the benefits of Atum’s enterprise level virtual servers. Read more about unmanaged virtual server hosting benefits.