Reviews and expert opinion vData
vData is a web hosting company based in Vietnam. Its hosting solutions use 100% SSD storage servers hosted in a data center located in Vietnam. The vendor offers, among others, shared web hosting, VPS servers, cloud server solutions, colocation, and domain name registration services. The vData website is only available in Vietnamese.
Features and Ease of Use
vData web hosting solutions incorporate the following standard features:
- FTP/HTTP file manager
- cPanel/Plesk control panel
- 99.9% uptime guarantee
- MySQL databases
- 100% SSD storage servers
- PHP 5 support
- Let’s Encrypt SSL certificates
- MSSQL databases
vData web hosting solutions are powered by 100% SSD storage servers that are run independently of each other. This ensures that CPU, network components, and other server resources are used more efficiently, thus offering the highest levels of stability as well as reliability. These servers are hosted in Vietnamese data center locations.
Its cloud VPS servers are operated on Node servers that come with advanced hardware infrastructure, powerful configuration, and use of broadband internet connection. The cloud servers are also equipped with cloud computing technology to help its systems function better with fewer interruptions, for optimal performance.
vData web hosting solutions come with support for different types of operating systems (either Windows or Linux OS) as well as diversified source codes to help users meet their SEO needs. With Windows hosting solutions, customers enjoy a variety of features such as ASP.NET versions 1.1 to 4.0, ASP servers, MSSQL server 2008, and Plesk control panel.
On the other hand, Linux hosting plans use cPanel control panel and come with PHP 5.x support, MySQL databases, and free Let’s Encrypt SSL certificates. Moreover, while using this vendor’s hosting solutions, customers are provided with guides and tutorials about how they can perform backup and restore services using their own control panels.
Pricing and Support
At all account levels, vData provides quite affordable hosting solutions. The hosting plans come with free setup and their prices are listed in Vietnamese dong. That said, although the hosting solutions are advertised with monthly payments, the plans come with a minimum contract of one year.
vData commits itself to an uptime guarantee of 99.9%. All the same, the hosting provider has not availed a refund policy.
The vData customer support desk is available 24/7/365 to offer assistance to its customers. You can contact the help desk via telephone or email. Nonetheless, this vendor does not have a live chat or ticketing system.
To complement its customer support, vData has a detailed knowledge base with helpful articles and tutorials.