A Virtual Private Server (VPS) is an ideal start for you if you’re more focused on scalability & reliability at a reasonable monthly cost. But finding an affordable VPS(Virtual Private Server) is a real challenge because ASP may be open-source, Windows Server isn’t. Linux based VPS are comparatively cheaper than Windows VPS. You can definitely try using the Linux Based .NET Core or the competing Mono platform, but no option actually has all the Windows-based components available in ASP. In such scenario, It’s better to start with a Windows based VPS.
I have more than 8 years of experience working on .Net Technologies in a Software Development Company. I have worked on many Shared Windows Hosting, Windows VPS(Virtual Private Server) & Cloud based Hosting to deploy .Net Applications.
If you are interested in a real cheap solution, you must check this Article.
Shared hosting is a cost-effective solution for low-traffic web Apps or for beginner. But when your traffic increases, it’s time to start looking for scalable solutions.
Yes, In this article, I’m going to list down some of the cheap, fast & reliable VPS providers to publish your ASP.NET Application.
Top 5 Best VPS Providers
Let’s check some detail about features & pricing of all these VPS Providers one by one.
InterServer.net offers fast and reliable servers with the best pricing of any VPS hosts on our list. Its plan starts from $10/month & the best thing is they offer promo code to get $1/month for the first month with the 2TB of transfer rate & 30GB of SSD storage. On top of that, you can get new Windows Virtual Private server powered by the Microsoft native Hyper-v platform with the power of Plesk Panel.
Hostwinds.com also offer fully managed powerful, fast & secure Windows VPS at affordable price for low to high traffic web applications. It provides nightly backups with real-time monitoring service for all VPS Hosting plans. Monitoring proactively monitors your server and automatically opens a support ticket on your behalf in the event of a technical issue.
Here’re some of the great features.
AccuWebHosting.com is another well-known name of hosting providers from years. Its Windows VPS Hosting has been engineered to be easily scalable, lightning-quick, and secure. You can get Self-Managed VPS from $9.99/month & Fully Managed VPS from $12.99/month.
Kamatera.com provides some unique features as compared to others. It offers Costomized VPS where you can select CPU, RAM , Storage, OS, Server Type & Data Centre Location of your choice. It also offers 30 days free trials.
SmarterASP.NET has been my personal favourite choice if we need Shared Hosting to host our ASP.Net Application. It also offers 60 days free trial with temporary domains without any credit card. When we talk about VPS, SmarterASP.NET is little expensive as compared to others but Its great features & performance keeps it in top 5 VPS list.
There’re also many other great providers, I just listed few after comparing features & testing some of them. The above list is only for Windows VPS. Many Hosting providers also provide Cloud-Based hosting, Shared Hosting & Dedicated Servers as well.