Which virtualization method are we using?
We use a real full-virtualization, also known as bare-metal virtualization, for our virtual servers, which offers very high performance and security. In contrast to other virtualization products, you have an independent server instance, which completely... Read more
Can I operate multiple IP addresses on my Virtual-Server?
Yes, you'll get an independent virtual network interface for each IP address. Opposite to other providers we provide you as many IP addresses as you want. We even give you the possibility to use IP... Read more
Can I reboot my Virtual-Server at any time?
Yes, in our web interface you can reboot your server at any time, regardless of the state it is in. You can log in into the web interface under https://vserver.softronics.ch/. The following options are... Read more
Can I run a VPN on my server?
Yes, a VPN can be set up and operated on a Linux as well as a Windows Virtual Server. For the Windows Virtual Server, the use of PPTP is the easiest method to build... Read more
Is the access to the network interface unrestricted?
Yes, you have unrestricted access to all network interfaces including the local loopback interface. You can also use special network tools. In order for you to make settings on the network interfaces, you need... Read more
Can I use a custom kernel?
Yes, you can use any kernel you want. We offer you a large selection of Linux distributions or different versions of Windows. If the operating system you are looking for is not listed, please let... Read more
Do I have access to iptables and other kernel modules on the Linux v-server?
Yes, our Linux Virtual Server contains all the usual kernel modules. Since iptables are run as root, you need to have appropriate administration rights for the server and can edit the appropriate modules (iptables /... Read more
What is the difference between a virtual server and dedicated server?
At this point, we would like to explain a few terms, just as these are used for our products. ... Read more
Can I reinstall my Virtual-Server at any time?
Yes, our Linux virtual-server can be reinstalled using the web interface. Please contact us if you have a Windows virtual-server. How do I reinstall my virtual... Read more
What is the fullbackup?
Use the fullbackup to create a consistent copy of the entire file structure (an image) of your virtual server in its current... Read more
What to do if I notice higher resource usage on my Virtual Server?
Just like any other server, a Virtual server can have limited recourses like RAM, CPU or Disk capacity. Here we teach you how you figure out... Read more
Can I extend my Virtual-Server?
Like any physical server a virtual server (VPS) can also have limited resources such as RAM, CPU, or... Read more
Can I protect my VM against DDoS?
DDoS-attacks (Distributed-Denial-of Service) are an unfortunate part of today’s everyday life. These attacks attempt to overload the bandwidth of the internet connection or server recourses. These attacks are often supported by a botnet (a network of malware-infected computers). These... Read more
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