Servers (web and database) The DreamHost servers currently run Ubuntu and Debian. You can install it manually on a dedicated server or DreamCompute, since those plans allow sudo. Visit the MySQL article for more information. Visit the Nginx article for more information.
DreamHost's virtual private server (VPS) hosting is a premium solution that works faster than our shared hosting. It's available as an add-on to an existing DreamHost plan, but also as a standalone service. DreamHost offers regular and reliable backup to protect your website investment from unexpected disasters. DreamHost VPS use Linux-vServer to create a virtual machine that protects one user's resources from others on the same physical machine.
DreamHost offers a wide range of hosting solutions designed for e-commerce, WordPress, and other small businesses. Buying a domain name with DreamHost is simple and comes with features that many other hosts don't offer. DreamHost was founded in 1997 by Sage Weil, Michael Rodriguez, Josh Jones and Dallas Bethune, four friends who were studying at Harvey Mudd College in California. For users working on modern VPS platforms and dedicated servers, the LUA-Resty-WAF, a web application firewall for Nginx, created in OpenResty, has a high-performance design that allows the detailed processing of hundreds of thousands of requests per second.
Dreamhost is an employee-owned company that focuses on the unique need of its users to succeed online. They created Dreamhost with open source technology and were firmly committed to helping their customers. Since Dreamhost is willing to spend its own money on downed sites, it's a good bet that yours will stay online. Considering that Dreamhost hosts more than 1.5 million sites for more than 400,000 members and is one of only four web hosts that WordPress supports, they have good reason to be proud.
Because DreamHost has won the best hosting site twice in a row, the company offers a 30% discount on some plans. DreamHost offers a variety of platform-specific packages that make it easy to manage a WordPress site. DreamHost helps you make changes with confidence by automatically creating a daily backup of your site, and you can also create an additional manual backup once a day. Optimized for performance and pre-configured for easy maintenance, DreamHost's services ensure that every website is up and running quickly and are specially designed for ideal WordPress operations.
While DreamHost works hard to ensure that all sites on a shared server never interrupt other sites, this is always a possibility due to the nature of the product.