The VPS is the virtual private server that is most commonly talked about by the Meta traders in the forex market. The VPS is highly encrypted and advanced that tends to provide secured fast Web Internet connection when conducting trading in the market. The VPS utilizes the virtualization technologies (that is the hypervisor) that handles the division of the present host into subunits that runs on a precise OS (operating system) which could be the windows, Linux, or Android Os. It's necessary to know that the main aim of the VPS is to take up several users’ accounts and letting them be used simultaneously with the uniqueness that each user has a unique Os.
FEATURES OF THE WINDOWS VPS
The following are the main properties of the windows VPS. These features are quite unique to this Os. This are the features every trader should take into account in the VPS .They include the following;
Dual 6-core CPU
12 CPU cores
64 GB RAM
Memory(RAM): 368MB, 512MB,1024MB, 2048MB
Disk space: 5Gb, 10Gb, 20Gb, 30Gb
Bandwidth: 200Gb, 500Gb, 1000Gb, 1500Gb
Recommended platform for installed MT4: 1-2, 2-4, 5-7, 7-10
Dedicated IP address: yes, yes, yes, yes
Windows 2003 server data centre: yes, yes ,yes, yes
Secured redundant data centre
During, the employment of this virtualization technology, the server will be further divided into 8 units each taking up 8 GB RAM, 2 CPU cores, and different installations. These are so done to prevent the two users from crashing at the same time.
WHY SHOULD YOU USE THE WINDOWS VPS IN FOREX TRADING
Forex trading requires transfer of different currencies simultaneously and for this to happen you need fast, reliable, encrypted Internet connection to carry out their trading positions. Due to the time influence in the market the VPS is then deployed. A good VPS will possess the following reasons to use the VPS;
It's computerized: The windows VPS systems are highly encrypted and safe. The servers are updated to prevent bugs/ errors and antivirus and malware are taken into account in the windows VPS.
It's always works round the clock: The VPS is working along the clock to ensure that quality Internet connection is provided to the user to carry out trading in the market.
It averts leak/ spillage of data: The VPS prevents high spillage of data that could have been beneficial to the trader.
BENEFITS OF THE WINDOWS VPS
The windows VPS are important in so many ways in that it allows the user to trade positions simultaneously. This is the main objective of the advent of the VPS. The importance of the VPS includes the following;
Fast and stable windows server 2003
Ultra fast SSD drives
Uptime of 99.9%
Good UI( user interface)
Promotes users access rights
The bad side of the windows VPS is quite limited than in the other forms of the same VPS. These disadvantages are due to the VPS and not the windows; as the windows don’t necessarily have limitations of its own. They include any of the following;
The VPS works only on the traders methods.
The VPS always requires Internet connection.
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