Dreamhost Managed VPS Hosting Basic Plan Features:
DreamHost VPS Performance
Enjoy friendly, smart assistance from our world-class Technical Support and Operations teams. Our experts keep your server running & up-to-date with security patches, OS updates, and more.
Unlimited 24/7 Support
Our expert Technical Support team is on standby to diagnose and solve any issues you encounter. No question is too basic or complex.
VPS Control Panel
The DreamHost control panel is straightforward and simple. We’re a company run by developers who build and maintain websites, and our pro-level control panel shows it.
100% Uptime Guarantee
Our business-class track record means some of the industry’s best uptime performance. We’re so confident in our infrastructure, we back your site up with a 100% uptime guarantee.
Solid State Drives (SSD)
20x faster than standard SATA disk drives, we provide all new virtual private servers with high-performance SSD hard drives that range from 30GB to 240GB.
Unlimited Website Hosting
Host an unlimited number of domains and websites on your VPS server.
Growing quickly? Start with 1GB of RAM and easily scale up, quickly and effortlessly from within your VPS control panel.
There are no limits on the amount of traffic your VPS-hosted site or app can receive. All we ask is that you be nice and comply with our unlimited policy.
Reseller and Sub Account Features
Create an unlimited number of sub-accounts to help you manage client accounts, client and contractor website access, FTP, and billing.
Free secure certificates through the Let’s Encrypt project encrypt all traffic between your website and its visitors.
Unlimited MySQL Databases
MySQL is the workhorse of the web database world, and we even offer a VPS option pre-configured to deliver an optimized MySQL experience. Easily set up and create MySQL databases within your control panel.
Unlimited Email Accounts
Create enough email accounts to give to all your friends, family, associates, pets, and postal workers. It’s a nice gesture.
Automatic Software Updates
Save time as our experts handle the installation of security patches, Ubuntu OS updates, PHP releases, and the latest WordPress versions.
Apache or Nginx
When it comes to web servers, one size does not fit all! Choose between Apache or Nginx.
Unique IPv4 and IPv6
Get an IPv4 address and future-proof your account with an unlimited number of free IPv6 addresses.
Unlimited SFTP Users
Grant access to the people you trust with secure logins to your data.
Ah yes, the three Ps. Build something great.
Ruby Version Manager (RVM)
Need more than one version of Ruby? RVM makes it easy.
One-Click Application Installer
WordPress is just a click away. Our automated installer installs WordPress and several other web apps in just seconds!
Secure Shell (SSH) Access
Live the command-line life. Gain secure remote access and get down to business.
OPcache makes PHP scream by compiling your code once and storing it in memory. Silently. Always watching. Always ready. Like a jilted lover. Or a trained killer.
Unlock the power of Apache with Ruby, Python, and Node.js working together atop Phusion Passenger’s optimized platform.
Automate even the most obnoxious command-line tasks with access to Cron, a time-based job scheduler.
Subversion Repository (SVN)
Working in teams on the same web app or website means you’ll step on each other’s toes from time to time. SVN keeps it all straight and minimizes conflicts.
Access to Raw Log Files
If the devil told you he wasn’t evil, would you trust him? You’ll be able to run your site’s raw log files through your log analyzer of choice and – bonus – you won’t sacrifice website load times due to embedded external trackers.
Password Protection (.htaccess)
Password-protect any directories on your website for “members only” access to sensitive content.
Hostguid Expert Score on Dreamhost VPS Hosting
Performance - 91%
Security - 85%
Easy To Use - 89%
Support - 89%
Value For Money - 87%