What is a Dedicated Server? - Explained


1. What is a Dedicated Server?

Dedicated Server is a type of a single server which is dedicated to a particular service or to a network to serve the requests which are flowing in to the server from the clients.

Compared to virtual private servers or VPS and cloud servers, dedicated servers are carrying a higher price tag to them because it's not shared and dedicated to a certain network only. The hardware and the software in the server is dedicated only to a single service is what makes the higher price tag.

Dedicated servers are used by the banks, governments, security companies and defense organizations to protect data in much extended manner which doesn't want allow any of the third party networking connections connecting to the network or to the platform.