Nowadays, a lot of people love their video games and spend most of their time playing video games and the online video game gain advantage and provide some social connection. Since, the game server hosting is in huge demand and easy to start their business. At the same time, the virtual private server also called VPS, gain opportunities for host the game server whether the server owner wish to own the server by purchasing Windows or Linux VPS server hosting. This is because the VPS hosting are more cheaper than other type of the server hosting that most of the server owner will start from hosting with VPS server.
Some Information Before You Host a Game Server
Type of Game Server Hosting
The game server hosting type is depends on what server owner want to host. It is important to decide which of the game server hosting should be subscribe. If the server owner want using a lower cost, then they can own some cheap VPS. A low power VPS can support the small server that only handle small amount of play in the server.
For example, a Minecraft require at least 2GB RAM and with 2GB RAM of VPS can support 1 to 3 players with acceptable performance. With more than 3 or 4 players will require 4GB or more RAM of VPS. If there still not enough for maintain the good performance of the server, then the server owner can own the high powered VPS with reasonable cost and performance.
Responsible of Developers or Server Managers
The developers and server manager is important role to make sure that server is work well.
In order to maintain the good performances of the game server hosting, the developers or server
managers must have the knowledge and experiences of server management in order to
maintain the performance of the server.
Knowledge of Anti-Cheating Mechanisms
The anti-cheating mechanisms is most important before you host a game server. This is
because the cheaters can ruin your server easily that they play unfair in the server. With the
present of the cheaters or toxic players, they will ruin the server and make some bad
impression for the normal players. In order to avoid the present of cheating player in the
server, it is important to look for the anti-cheat software to prevent the player cheating and
make a good impression and fair game for players.
Knowledge of Install the Game Server Host
Before host a game server, it is important to know how to install the game server. Different
game have different ways to install the game servers that the server owner must know what
game they want to host a game server and the installation guide are important if they want
to install the game server. The server owner must know the knowledge of the computer
network. It can be save some hardware resources if the server owner has experience of
installing the game server and choose the right server resource to host a game server.