Managed VPS Hosting

Because Adequate Web Hosting Isn't Enough

Supercharge your site with the power it deserves

  • Increased performance with your own server resources
  • Easy website setup & management with our custom control panel
  • Expand your resources in seconds as you grow
  • Complete solution with SSDs, email, SSL, and unlimited domains

Starting at $15/mo

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When Your Website Needs to Perform - Get Managed VPS Hosting

Resources Dedicated To You

Each VPS Hosting plan allocates resources that only your website can use. This equals unrivaled power, low latency and high performance... because seconds count.

Easy to Setup & Manage

Performance wouldn't matter if setup was hard. DreamHost's custom control panel is simple yet powerful. Have your site up in minutes.

You're Growing - Your Hosting Should Too

As you grow, have peace of mind that your host will grow with you. Upgrade ram and storage in under 10 seconds.

The Total Package Included

Pay one price and get it all. Included with each VPS plan are SSDs, email, 1 click SSL, unlimited domains, privacy and many other powerful features.

VPS Hosting Plans

Big or small - we have a VPS Hosting plan for you.

BasicFor New & Small Websites


  • 1 GB RAM
  • 30 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Bandwidth
  • Unlimited Hosted Domains
  • Fully Managed
Get Basic

BusinessPerfect for small Business


  • 2 GB RAM
  • 60 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Bandwidth
  • Unlimited Hosted Domains
  • Fully Managed
Get Business

ProfessionalFor resource intensive sites


  • 4 GB RAM
  • 120 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Bandwidth
  • Unlimited Hosted Domains
  • Fully Managed
Get Professional

Enterprise High Traffic, high resource


  • 8 GB RAM
  • 240 GB Storage
  • Unlimited Bandwidth
  • Unlimited Hosted Domains
  • Fully Managed
Get Enterprise

Power and Flexibility at Your Fingertips

Managed VPS

Enjoy friendly, smart assistance from our world-class Technical Support and Operations teams. Our experts keep your server up-to-date with security patches, OS updates, and more.

Unlimited 24/7 Support

Our expert Technical Support team is on standby to diagnose and solve any issues you encounter. No question is too basic or complex.

Control Panel

The DreamHost control panel is straightforward and simple. We’re a company run by developers who build and maintain websites, and our pro-level control panel shows it.

100% Uptime Guarantee

Our business-class track record means some of the industry’s best uptime performance. We’re so confident in our infrastructure, we back your site up with a 100% uptime guarantee.

Solid State Drive (SSD) VPS Hosting

20x faster than standard SATA disk drives, we provide all new virtual private servers with high performance SSD hard drives that range from 30GB to 240GB.

Unlimited Website Hosting

Host an unlimited number of domains and websites on your VPS hosting account.

Scalable RAM

Growing quickly? Start with 1GB of RAM and easily scale up, quickly and effortlessly from within your control panel.

Uncapped Bandwidth

There are no limits on the amount of traffic your site or app can receive. All we ask is that you be nice and comply with our unlimited policy.

Reseller and Sub Account Features

Create an unlimited number of sub accounts to help you manage client accounts, client and contractor website access, FTP, and billing.

SSL/TLS Certificate

Free secure certificates through the Let’s Encrypt project encrypt all traffic between your website and its visitors.

Unlimited MySQL Databases

MySQL is the workhorse of the web database world, and we even offer a VPS option pre-configured to deliver an optimized MySQL experience. Easily set up and create MySQL databases within your control panel.

Automatic Software Updates

Save time as our experts handle installation of security patches, Ubuntu OS updates, PHP releases, and the latest WordPress versions.

Apache or Nginx

When it comes to web servers, one size does not fit all! Choose between Apache or Nginx.

Unique IPv4 and IPv6

Get an IPv4 address and future-proof your account with an unlimited number of free IPv6 addresses.

Unlimited SFTP Users

Grant access to the people you trust with secure logins to your data.


Ah yes, the three Ps. Build something great.


Node.js works best in a powerful VPS environment. Let your server-side JavaScript freak flag fly!

Ruby Version Manager (RVM)

Need more than one version of Ruby? RVM makes it easy.

One-Click Application Installer

WordPress is just a click away. Our automated installer installs WordPress and several other web apps in just seconds!

Secure Shell (SSH) Access

Live the command-line life. Gain secure remote access and get down to business.


OPcache makes PHP scream by compiling your code once and storing it in memory. Silently. Always watching. Always ready. Like a jilted lover. Or a trained killer.

Phusion Passenger

Unlock the power of Apache with Ruby, Python, and Node.js working together atop Phusion Passenger’s optimized platform.

Crontab Access

Automate even the most obnoxious command-line tasks with access to Cron, a time-based job scheduler.

Subversion Repository (SVN)

Working in teams on the same web app or web site means you’ll step on each other’s toes from time to time. SVN keeps it all straight and minimizes conflicts.

Access to Raw Log Files

If the devil told you he wasn’t evil, would you trust him? You’ll be able to run your site’s raw log files through your log analyzer of choice and - bonus - you won’t sacrifice website load times due to embedded external trackers.

Password Protection (.htaccess)

Password-protect any directories on your website for “members only” access to sensitive content.

Supercharge Your MySQL Database

Enhance the performance of any managed VPS plan by selecting a MySQL VPS during checkout. This optional add-on service includes an isolated managed VPS optimized to deliver peak MySQL performance. Dedicated resources mean quicker page loads -- and happier users! Get started with a one-week free trial.

Learn More About Managed MySQL VPS

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Unmanaged VPS Powered by the Cloud

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