Hosting for ecommerce website portal :-
Planning to launch an ecommerce website portal? Hosting the ecommerce website portal is one of the very important factors that need to be considered while planning about ecommerce website launch.
Factors to consider strong ecommerce hosting :-
Size of the hosting, so that you can add the number of products on ecommerce website portal, its image, and description etc. The amount of database to be stored can be understood. Size required should be very high.
Traffic that will be visiting you ecommerce website portal. It is necessary to understand the number of visitors visiting you ecommerce website portal, because we can get the idea what will be the load on the server. Also for the same reason we need to understand the number of transaction going on simultaneously.
Security of hosting server. Since the ecommerce website portal will have large amount of customers information database, as well multiple number of the transactions will be going on, so its required the server to be completely secured, no hacker can penetrate into the server and hack the ecommerce website portal and steal the data. As well need to keep server secured from viruses, Trojans, malwares etc.
So considering the above three factors, the configuration of the server should be very strong. It should have high amount of disk space to store all the files, the ram size with multiple cores should be high enough to manage the load of the traffic. Anti-malware, anti-virus, anti- spamming softwares should be installed. Secured operating systems (OS) such as UNIX, Linux can be installed. Windows OS is also preferable.
Dedicated hosting server and cloud hosting server are the two good hosting options for Ecommerce website portals. These servers can best hand the ecommerce website portals having high amount of traffic as well transactions. But the best is cloud hosting servers, which you can get at cost effective price range. Google, Amazon and Microsoft Azure are the best options for cloud server hosting that can be preferred for ecommerce website portal hosting.