Take control of the cloud with our Unmanaged Cloud Servers product line. Flexible deployment options geared towards developers and web savvy individuals. Pick from multiple operating system images and customize the server to your hearts content. Perfect for your next LAMP stack, or Nginx deployment. Can be ran with or without a control panel. Get KnownHost's excellent network and state of the art cloud at an unbelievable price!
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99.9% Service Level Agreement
Best Uptime On The Planet
Ubuntu, CentOS or Debian OS
FREE DDoS Protection
StorPool SSD Storage Architecture
Experience an Unmanaged Cloud Servers on KnownHost's excellent network backed by a rock solid infrastructure. Achieve enterprise grade performance and reliability at a fraction of the cost. Our Unmanaged Cloud platform has been built from the ground up with the same great reliability and peace of mind that our managed products offer.
Multiple Operating System Choices? It is standard with our Unmanaged Cloud Servers.
With our Cloud Services you are able to choose from CentOS 7, CentOS 8, Multiple Ubuntu LTS editions and Debian 9 and 10.
Performance Matter? Cloud Servers = Peak Cloud Performance.
We have developed our Unmanaged Cloud Servers with our customers in mind. Designed to give you maximum flexibility at an affordable price.
LAMP Stack, LEMP Stack, cPanel or DirectAdmin, your choice!
With our Unmanaged Cloud Servers not only can you choose your operating system but you can choose from a variety of control panel licenses or no control panel at all and deploy yourself a LEMP or LAMP stack.
24/7/365 Support Guaranteed.
Our support and administration team are constantly monitoring the health of our cluster to ensure we maintain the leading uptime in the industry. Our support department will gladly make sure your Unmanaged Cloud Server is online and accessible via your console portal.
New customer? No Worries! No risk money back guarantee.
Join the KnownHost family today! We stand behind our products so much that if you're a new customer for KnownHost and aren't completely satisfied, we will refund your purchase during the first 30 days!
Apache, Nginx, Docker, Ubuntu, Centos? So many choices!
Our Unmanaged Cloud line is built to be flexible to your needs. Provided with guaranteed resources you are given full control over your hosting environment. If you want to deploy WordPress with a LEMP stack based on Nginx or an ecommerce system backed by Apache our cloud solutions are for you!
Do you need a managed server instead? We've got you covered!
Build your server out as fully managed by selecting either DirectAdmin or cPanel and adding the management option for $20/mo.
Check out our Managed Cloud Hosting line today. If you purchase server management from us, and choose one of the two standard control panels (cPanel or DirectAdmin) then your plan will definitely be 100% fully Managed Cloud Hosting.
Our Unmanaged Cloud product is built on OpenStack and StorPool using KVM, giving you full kernel control with distributed storage. That means your data is split between many more parallel SSD drives, working in unison, to give you the redundancy of the Cloud with the speed of massive parallel architecture.
It's getting more and more common for companies to want larger ranges of IP's for a variety of applications and for limiting access to certain internal functions. We don't skimp on providing IPV6 addresses for your VPS. That's why we've provided 1 IPV4 and a full range of /64 IPv6
White labeled Cloud Server comes standard - separating KnownHost from the rest of the industry. You can brand your server and there will be no mention of KnownHost. This feature is awesome for any company who needs to offer hosting or internet logins but doesn't want to sacrifice having their own brand name everywhere. We white label so you retain ownership, control, and branding everywhere.
Other Choices Available for You
While a Unmanaged Cloud Servers are an excellent choice, we have a range of products that might better suit your needs. These range from inexpensive shared hosting (cloud-based) all the way up to Dedicated Servers, plus a selection of complementary products like SSL certs too.
Smaller resources for smaller websites (and those on a budget).
A non-cloud-based, fully managed VPS that's less expensive than a Cloud Server.
Dedicated hosting for those who need the maximum in resources and control.
Choose the perfect cert for your hosting situation.
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We have VPS servers, Dedicated Servers, Cloud Hosting with more domains, or any custom configuration you may want!
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between managed and unmanaged hosting?
Unmanaged hosting provides a basic environment for you to build your application on top of. It comes with basic network level support only with the guarantee that you can always access your unmanaged VPS. Whereas with managed hosting you are afforded a full 24/7/365 technical support department that can assist you with any software level issues that you may encounter.
Can I switch from unmanaged to managed hosting?
We cannot migrate instances between the two architectures, however, rest assured our staff will work with you to provide a migration plan from our unmanaged product to our managed product line. Once you have purchased a managed product line our professional services team can work with you to port the data over for a nominal fee.
Can I easily upgrade hardware specs? What about downtime?
With the distributed storage, redundancy, and virtual machine management systems in place, we're able to alter your server to include more storage, CPU and/or network transfers on short notice, and without downtime. No need to knock you offline - it's a simple configuration management change we do in the background.
What's the difference between your shared cloud and Cloud VPS plans?
It all boils down to the amount of resources you require. If you've got a number of domains that have small numbers of pages, small load (low visitor numbers), and don't consume resources like a big ecommerce package (Magento for example), then shared or reseller plans might be all you need. When your visitor numbers, page numbers or application demands grow, it's time to move up to a VPS - either traditional SSD VPS or Cloud VPS. Speak with one of our sales reps who can help you look over what you've got, what you're trying to achieve, and put together a game plan that meets your needs and doesn't cost a fortune.