VpsCity Cloud Database Hosting

Recent Posts

VpsCity Cloud Database Hosting

VpsCity Included Features


VpsCity professional DBAs are adept of designing and maintaining a configuration, such as RAID levels, file layout, and volumes prerequisite for your current and future performance needs.


Our experts handle the entire installation process and manage the environment on which a database runs to keep it running for peak-performance.

Simple to Use

Easily provision, scale and access your databases using our control panel, API or CLI. Deploy in minutes and free yourself from time-consuming and costly management tasks.


Our cogent troubleshooting services include backup, restoration, migration and advanced monitoring of your application to keep your business unaffected.

DB Administrators

Our highly qualified DBA’s create exceptional database hosting platforms that ascertain scalability, availability, optimal performance, and swift business operations.

Customisable Services

Our experienced DBA’s are competent enough to design the best infrastructure for your business needs. We can architect and customise your database for your current and long-term goals.

Firewall Solutions

VpsCity incorporates high-level approach for safeguarding database against physical and electronic threats by utilising industry best security practices, such as Juniper SSG 550 or CISCO ASA which shields your business-critical data.

Database Support

Our enthusiastic database support professionals and system engineers have expertise in different database engines, which makes them capable of offering thoughtful and timely support for various database types.

Performance Optimised

From the network to the storage system and database configuration, we optimise every infrastructure component to provide peak database performance.

VpsCity Product Offering

Microsoft SQL Server

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 provides a trusted, productive, and intelligent data platform that enables you to run the most demanding mission-critical applications, reduce time and cost of development and management of applications, and deliver actionable insight to your entire organisation.

Microsoft SQL Server plans support access by way of Microsoft's SQL Server Management Studio application.

Build Multi Tenant Apps

If you’re an SaaS app developer writing a multi tenant app servicing many customers, you often make tradeoffs in customer performance, management, and security. With SQL Database as your SaaS platform, you no longer have to make that compromise. SQL Database helps you manage and monitor multitenant apps and gain isolation benefits of one-customer-per-database.

Protect and Secure App Data

SQL Database helps you build security-enhanced apps in the cloud by providing built-in protection and security features. With physical and operational security, Azure SQL Database helps you meet the most stringent regulatory compliances.

Work Within Development Environment

SQL Database allows you to focus on what you do best: building great apps. Develop your app and connect to SQL Database with the tools and platforms you prefer, and deliver with the speed and efficiency your business demands.

Scale Performance

When demand for your app grows from a handful of devices and customers to millions, SQL Database is a database as a service that can scale along with you, on the fly, with virtually no app downtime.

Continuous Data Protection

All of our PostgreSQL Cloud Hosting packages include Continuous Data Protection (CDP) backup servers. CDP servers take incremental backups of your web, application, and database every 30 minutes.

One-Click Restore

Restore any scheduled backup or your own on-demand backups in one click via our exclusive control panel.

Access From Anywhere

You can access your databases securely from anywhere via any compatible client or application.

Database hosting providers deliver services that enable you to run data and database-intensive applications. The underlying server can either be exclusively used for databases or other applications such as a website, all of which depend on your requirements. This type of hosting is particularly useful for clients with a need to run programs such as CRM (Customer Relation Management) and ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software or custom-built applications. Because they typically require more memory, customers often turn to database hosting solutions to increase the speed and reliability of their applications.

What is Database Hosting?

Database hosting is the art and science of providing a managed server that is optimised for running a relational database. Almost any host can run a web server, mail server, file share, or other file-based application. Databases are different in that they demand specific hardware and software configurations to correctly support the database.

A database host must optimise I/O for the specific database and storage platform. A database hosting provider will understand how to properly configure RAID levels, volumes, and file layout for optimal performance, growth, and internal resiliency.

A database host must run certified versions of certified operating systems to ensure your database support licenses are valid. A database hosting provider would not attempt to upgrade an operating system to an unsupported version that would invalidate the database vendor support agreement.

Databases also have particular backup requirements. Regular file system backups provided by many hosting companies will not correctly backup a running database. Each database vendor has a specific procedure that must be followed exactly to produce a recoverable backup. True database hosting providers will not only understand and follow these procedures, they will be able to help you design a specific backup plan for your database and host based on your recovery requirements.

The benefits of Database Hosting

A database server is an intriguing piece of software as it has the ability to store tons of information. Unlike the average web server application, this type of server stores information in tables, which consists of columns and rows. Through the use of a database, users can get the information they need in a matter of minutes.


Need more space and power for your databases? With our database hosting you can add them on the fly. If you have images ready to go, you do not even need to do much configuring, if at all.

Pooling Resources

While a dedicated server for databases might sometimes make sense, it can often lead to CPU, RAM, and storage space sitting idly. With cloud based database, you can put your resources to work.

Downside of Database Hosting

Similar to the software application side of a dedicated server, a database server calls for heavy administration. For this reason, it may be a good idea to go with a managed service if you lack the experience this type of hosting requires. A managed service will get you a package where the hosting provider handles some or even all of the database server administration on your behalf.

Do you really need Database Hosting?

While there are tremendous benefits involved, database hosting is not made for everyone. For example, if you simply have a need to run a small online business with shopping carts and other e-commerce features, you can probably get by with a normal web hosting package that provides you with access to multiple databases opposed to the entire server. A managed service will get you a package where the hosting provider handles some or even all of the database server administration on your behalf.

VpsCity has built a strategic relationship with each of our hosting providers and established a solid platform. We leverage their expertise to ensure our customers get the best of both the hosting and database management worlds. We focus on maintaining the best staff, processes, and tools for managing databases. Likewise, we have carefully selected partners that are equally as focused on hosting so we don’t have to divert resources to the business of hosting.

We collaborate with our partners’ engineers and solution designers to create database hosting platforms that are built for scalability, availability, performance, and smooth daily operations. The advantage to hosting with VpsCity is that our customers receive the best people, processes, and tools available for all their hosting needs.

MySql Server

MySQL is the world's most popular open source database. Whether you are a fast growing start-up, technology ISV or large enterprise, MySQL can cost-effectively help you deliver high performance, scalable database applications. 

MySQL hosting plans come with PHPMyAdmin web access, as well as standard mySQL command line interface access.

Separate Drive

We put MySQL on a separate drive so it can serve queries faster

Speed Up Process

Common MySQL queries are cached to speed up the process even more

Prevent Slowness

Automatic cleaning of freezed MySQL queries to prevent slowness


Our MySQL Database servers are powerful enough to handle multiple number of concurrent connections per second.

Postgres SQL

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has many years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. 

PostgreSQL plans support access by way of tools such as PG Admin, PG Access and more.

Automated Backups

All of your PostgreSQL databases are automatically backed up to an offsite server daily. Backups are taken in both plain text and custom formats and both can be accessed, downloaded, as well as restored via your control panel.