Virtual Private Servers

Complete control and dedicated resources at a fraction of the cost

Our high specification Virtual Private Servers give you increased control

Our VPS solutions are great for websites that are growing and need a reliable infrastruture to run






Need a custom solution for your business? Contact our Hosting Advisors to discuss your needs!

What is a Virtual Private Server?

VPS stands for Virtual Private Server

A physical server is housed in a data center

A VPS is a portioned part of one of these servers

A VPS can be customized to the liking of the user

A VPS can be scaled up to cater for future growth

A VPS has it's own operating system and disc space

Our Standard VPS Specifications

Instant Provisioning

Free Incoming Bandwidth

Create & Deploy Server Images

Includes SSD & RAID Protection

Free SSL Installation on request

Includes CloudFlare DDos Protection

Full root server access

A choice of Control Panels

Easy migration / scalability

Full Management Available

A choice of Operating Systems

Advanced Networking Made Easy

A choice of easy to use Management Control Panels for your dedicated server

Everything about your dedicated server is customisable, including which management control panel you would like to use

It provides a graphical user interface (GUI) that simplifies various server management tasks.

cPanel is one of the most popular web hosting control panels in the industry.

Plesk is a comprehensive hosting control panel that caters to both Linux and Windows-based servers.

A selection of Server Operating Systems to choose from

All of our VPS plans allow you to select your preferred operating system when building your server







Why should you use Shield Web Hosting to host your website?

Not only do we offer a 100% free trial for the first month on any hosting package, we also have a variety of other great benefits!

SSD Powered

Experience the performance of RAID 10 SSD storage which is up to 5x faster than conventional hard drives.

Uptime Guarantee

All services are backed by our 100% network uptime guarantee to ensure that they are accessible rain or shine.

Root Access

Full root access. Free reboot, Bandwidth Monitor and 24x7 Support.


Our experienced support team is available around the clock to assist with any issues that may arise.

Learn why we are an Industry Leading Provider of web hosting solutions

With over 15 years experience of providing hosting, we have established a reputation of leadership within the industry

Owned Data Center

We have our own onsite data center and own all of our own equipment. This ensures that we are able to proactively manage and protect our infrastructure instead of relying on a third party provider.

Engineers Onsite 24/7

We have onsite technical engineers 24 hours a day, every day of the year. If a problem occurs, you can rest assured that we have a team of experts available to respond immediately, no matter what day or time it is.

In-house Support Center

Whenever you contact us, you can be assured that you are talking to a member of our team. By having a dedicated support center, we are able to quickly resolve any issues you may encounter.

Frequently Asked Questions

To help you make an informed decision, we've compiled a list of our most frequently asked questions relating to the services listed on this page.

If you can't find the answer to your question or if you would like more information about it, please feel free to contact us at any time and we'll be happy to help you.

Ask Your Questions

A VPS, or Virtual Private Server, is a virtualized server that mimics the capabilities of a dedicated server within a larger physical server. It provides users with dedicated resources and greater control over their hosting environment while sharing the same hardware with other VPS instances.

A VPS works through virtualization technology, which partitions a physical server into multiple virtual servers. Each VPS operates independently with its own operating system (OS), resources (CPU, RAM, disk space), and network connectivity, allowing users to customize and manage their server environment.

Unlike shared hosting, where multiple websites share the same server resources, VPS provides isolated resources for each user. This means that activities or performance issues of other VPS instances won't impact your server. VPS also offers more customization and control over server settings.

Yes, one of the key benefits of VPS hosting is its scalability. Most providers allow easy resource upgrades, including CPU, RAM, storage, and bandwidth, ensuring your server can adapt to your evolving requirements.

Website migration involves moving your site's files, databases, and configurations from your current hosting to the VPS. Most hosting providers offer migration assistance, or you can follow guides provided by the host to ensure a smooth transition.