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Does a VPS change your IP?

Last updated on September 25, 2022 @ 3:29 pm

A virtual private server (VPS) is a server that is located on a remote server, instead of on the customer’s computer. This type of server is used for hosting websites, applications, and other services.

The customer’s machine does not physically access the virtual private server; instead, the virtual private server is accessed through the customer’s connection to the Internet.

A VPS can provide many benefits to a business. First, a VPS can be more cost-effective than a dedicated server. Second, a VPS can provide greater flexibility than a dedicated server. Third, a VPS can be more secure than a dedicated server.

PRO TIP: A VPS (virtual private server) is a type of hosting account where the server is divided into multiple “virtual” servers. This means that each customer has their own server resources (CPU, RAM, etc.) that are not shared with other customers.

However, because each customer has their own virtual server, they will also have their own IP address. So if you are wondering if a VPS will change your IP address, the answer is yes.

Fourth, a VPS can provide faster response times than a dedicated server. Fifth, a VPS can be easier to manage than a dedicated server.

However, a VPS does not change the customer’s IP address. A customer’s IP address is the unique identifier for a computer on the Internet.

A customer’s IP address is assigned by the ISP (internet service provider). A customer’s IP address is not changed when a customer moves from a home to a office, for example.

Morgan Bash

Morgan Bash

Technology enthusiast and Co-Founder of Women Coders SF.