Myths About Cloud Hosting That Require Debunking

Myths About Cloud Hosting That Require Debunking

In the last few years, Cloud Hosting has evolved to become the preferred name in hosting for small and large websites alike due to a wide range of benefits offered by Cloud Hosting providers. Instant resource scalability with no single point of failover and around 99.9%+ uptimes have undeniably struck the right chord with site owners. However, despite its popularity, there are still many myths about Cloud Hosting which are keeping site owners away. In this article, we will look at all such myths which need debunking.

Myth I

Website data is not exclusive to me. The hosting provider can view my user’s data!

Fact

The data can be accessed only by people who have been authorized by you and provided with a username and password.

 

Users considering public Cloud Hosting services might be inclined to think that since they upload their data to a third-party server, the hosting provider can view all their sensitive data. However, as a policy, no hosting provider can access your customer’s data without a user id and password. Also, this access has to be granted by you.

Myth II

Cloud Hosting services are costlier than their traditional counterparts.

Fact

Cloud Hosting is the most cost-efficient option available.

Remember, we are talking about cost-efficiency. While certain traditional plans might seem cheaper to begin with, they usually include high costs for scaling up the resources. Further, downtimes can be costly for your business and reputation. Cloud Hosting allows you to include only as many resources …