VPS hosting

Outgrowing your shared web hosting or looking for more control? Invest in improved performance, more system resources and greater stability with our VPS hosting.

  • Full-root access – more control
  • Improved performance
  • Greater stability

I’ve been in the hosting business for years and have never seen a support company as reliable as 1-grid.” – Francois

Small

R319/month

  • 2 TB Bandwidth Indicates how much data your server can send and receive. As you can see our allocations are generous!
  • 50 GB Disk Space Disk space is the allocated HDD for any storage used on your VPS. You can use this for anything you want including OS installation, emails, files, databases, and log files. We allocate dedicated physical hard drive space to your VPS.
  • 2 GB RAM RAM is the fast, short-term memory available for the operating system, programs and processes to use while the server is running. More RAM increases your server’s performance.
  • 1 vCPU A virtual CPU gives you the processing power to handle everything from basic instructions to complex functions. Any time something needs to be computed, it gets sent to the vCPU.

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Medium

R519/month

  • 3 TB Bandwidth Indicates how much data your server can send and receive. As you can see our allocations are generous!
  • 100 GB Disk Space Disk space is the allocated HDD for any storage used on your VPS. You can use this for anything you want including OS installation, emails, files, databases, and log files. We allocate dedicated physical hard drive space to your VPS.
  • 4 GB RAM RAM is the fast, short-term memory available for the operating system, programs and processes to use while the server is running. More RAM increases your server’s performance.
  • 2 vCPU A virtual CPU gives you the processing power to handle everything from basic instructions to complex functions. Any time something needs to be computed, it gets sent to the vCPU.

Large

R719/month

  • 4 TB Bandwidth Indicates how much data your server can send and receive. As you can see our allocations are generous!
  • 150 GB Disk Space Disk space is the allocated HDD for any storage used on your VPS. You can use this for anything you want including OS installation, emails, files, databases, and log files. We allocate dedicated physical hard drive space to your VPS.
  • 6 GB RAM RAM is the fast, short-term memory available for the operating system, programs and processes to use while the server is running. More RAM increases your server’s performance.
  • 3 vCPU A virtual CPU gives you the processing power to handle everything from basic instructions to complex functions. Any time something needs to be computed, it gets sent to the vCPU.

VPS Hosting Specs

Fast set up

No setup fees

Locally Hosted

Full access

Top-quality Hardware

We’ve sourced a generous offering to provide commercial-grade hosting at affordable prices.

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Biometric Security

We offer the highest standards of security both at the data centre and on our network, making your VPS hosting package extremely safe.

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Locally Hosted

South African-based hosting at our high-security data centre means backup generators, high uptime and complete peace of mind.

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SSL Certificates

An SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate ensures an extra layer of security if you are developing an application that deals with personal or payment information.

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Expert Technical Support

Looking for friendly support available any day of the year? That’s us! Our amazing team is available on call, email and live chat to resolve your issues and to answer all your burning questions.

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Instant Setup

Our web hosting services are set up immediately, so you can sign up and move in to your new online home without any waiting around.

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Full Access

Get into your dedicated server anywhere, at any time, with SSH and RDP access.

why you need it

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Guaranteed Performance

Having your own resources allow you and your visitors to enjoy faster load times.

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More Control

You are granted root access giving you complete control over your VPS account from configurations to software installations.

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Stability

Unlike shared hosting, the activities of other customers will not adversely affect your operation.

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Flexibility

You have the freedom to choose the operating system and software you want installed on your server.

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Customisation

In VPS hosting, as the server partition is isolated and the data is stored in one centralised location, you can customise and configure the environment exactly the you want.

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Dedicated Resources

What you sign up for is what is dedicated to you. Our packages cater to more CPU & RAM than your standard hosting package.

additional options

Looking for extras? Here is a detailed list of additional options that can be added to any of our Virtual Server Packages:

Software Add-ons Details
CentOS 6.5 Free
CentOS 7.0 Free
Ubuntu 14.04 Free
Ubuntu 16.04 Free
Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard R349/mo
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard R349/mo
Windows Server 2016 Standard R349/mo
PHP R200 once off
MySQL R200 once off
Available Add-ons Details
Static IP add-on (VPS) R50/mo + R150.00 Setup Fee
Storage - SATA 50 GB R50/mo
Storage - SATA 100 GB R100/mo
Storage - SATA 200 GB R150/mo
Storage - SATA 300 GB R200/mo
Storage - SATA 500 GB R250/mo
Call-in Add-ons Details
5 RDP CALS R285/month
MS SQL Server Version
2 core Licence Pack - a minimum of 4 licences is required
Details
2008 R2 Web R175/mo
2008 R2 Standard R2,799/mo
2012 Web R175/mo
2012 Standard R2,799/mo
2014 Web R175/mo
2014 Standards R2,799/mo
2016 Web R175/mo
2016 Standard R2,799/mo

*At no point will any of the above charges be applied without first obtaining customer approval. All charges are inclusive of 15% VAT.

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FEATURES

Bandwidth

Storage

RAM

vCPU

Static IP's

Remote / SSH Access

Bandwidth Overages

small

R319

per month

2 TB

50 GB

2 GB

1

1

50c /gb

medium

R519

per month

3 TB

100 GB

4 GB

2

1

50c /gb

large

R719

per month

4 TB

150 GB

6 GB

3

1

50c /gb

need even more power? try our Dedicated Hosting.

Make your most processor-intensive workloads fly with raw dedicated server power.

want the power of a managed VPS solution?

With cPanel included, try our Business VPS.

browse our frequently asked questions

What exactly does 'Virtual' mean?
It means a number of physical machines brought together to form a virtual infrastructure. This is then centrally managed and provides a high degree of reliability and availability. The interaction with virtual servers is the same as dedicated servers: you get remote access via remote desktop or terminal SSH.

VPS offers you computing resources at a lower price when compared to dedicated servers, which means that ‘going virtual’ will be more affordable for you or your business.

Tell me a bit more about the process and what I get?
First, you’ll need to decide which package you want, and then you can choose and order your operating system and any add-ons you require. You will get the dedicated allocations and, after we’ve provisioned your VPS, we’ll send you an email with everything you need to get started.

You can stop and start your VPS from our Customer Zone, making it easy for you to troubleshoot, and you will also have full remote and SSH access.

What can I do with my VPS? Are there any limitations?
You can do many things with your VPS. Because you have full administrative access, a VPS can be fully customised. The only exception is that it does not violate our Terms of Service.
What if I want to upgrade, downgrade or cancel?
You can upgrade or downgrade your web Hosting package at any time by simply logging into your Customer Zone and choosing your new Hosting package. Upgrades are instant; downgrades are activated at month end, if initiated before the 20th of that month.

And since there are no contracts, if you decide to cancel your shared hosting service it will be terminated at the end of your current billing period – it’s as simple as that.

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