All LightSource Managed VPS plans include free cPanel and WHM management software

60 Day money-back guarantee on all plans
Included With Every Plan
  • All LightSource servers are dual-stack IPv4/IPv6
  • CPanel and WHM management software included
  • Apache, MySQL, and PHP preinstalled
  • Optional WHMCS billing/management software
  • 60-day money-back guarantee
  • Free domain registration for one domain upon sign-up
  • Redundant 1Gb backbone connections at your choice of two data center locations
  • Server snapshots
  • Multiple dedicated IP's (IPv4 and IPv6) available
  • Unlimited (*) domains and websites
  • Unlimited (*) email accounts
  • Unlimited (*) MySQL databases
  • Root access
  • Reseller privileges
  • 99.9% uptime guarantee
  • World-class 24 x 7 x 365 support

(*) Unlimited means no preset limit.

Feature Comparison Chart
VPS-M 4/120/4 VPS-M 6/240/5 VPS-M 8/360/6
Account
Free Domain
Get free registration or transfer for one top-level domain upon sign-up for any hosting package.
Yes Yes Yes
60-day Money-back Guarantee
We will refund your payment if you are not satisfied for any reason within the first 60 days of sign-up.
Yes Yes Yes
99.9% Uptime Guarantee
See Quality of Service Guarantee for details.
Yes Yes Yes
Server
Memory
This is the amount of RAM allocated to your VPS.
4 GiB 6 GiB 8 GiB
Disk Space
This is the amount of disk space allocated to your VPS. You will receive a warning by email when your usage reaches 80% of this limit.
120 GiB 240 GiB 360 GiB
Transfers
This is the monthly limit of how much data you can transfer from your VPS. You will receive a warning by email when your transfers reach 80% of this limit.
4 TiB 5 TiB 6 TiB
Cores
This is the number of processor cores allocated to your VPS.
4 6 8
Dedicated IPv4 Addresses
All servers start with one IPv4 address. You may add additional addresses up to the limit shown at no additional charge. Because of ARIN rules, you will have to complete an IP Justification Form for each request describing what you will be using the IPs for. Call or submit a support ticket when you are ready to do this.
3 4 5
Dedicated IPv6 Addresses
All servers start with one IPv6/64 subnet. You may add additional /64 subnets up to the limit shown at no additional charge. Because of ARIN rules, you will have to complete an IP Justification Form for each request describing what you will be using the IPs for. Call or submit a support ticket when you are ready to do this.
3 4 5
Additional IP Addresses
You may add additional IP addresses (IPv4 and IPv6) beyond those listed above for a small additional monthly charge. Call or submit a support ticket for availability and current pricing.
Available Available Available
Free SSL
Free DV (Domain Validation) SSL certificate for each domain hosted..
Yes Yes Yes
Root Access
You will have full root access to your VPS. Install any and all software and access all server configuration and log files yourself. The Acceptable Use Policy details your responsibilities and limitations associated with root access.
Yes Yes Yes
SSH Access
Secure shell (SSH) access is available for all cPanel accounts but, for security reasons, must be individually enabled for each account. As root user on your VPS you will easily be able to do this yourself.
Yes Yes Yes
Reseller Privileges
Full reseller privileges enabled. Create unlimited (*) number of cPanel accounts and host unlimited (*) web sites.
Yes Yes Yes
Support
World-class 24 x 7 x 365 Support
Our continuously monitored telephone, email, and support ticketing system will get you back up and in no time should you have trouble or questions about your service.
Yes Yes Yes
Extended Support Packages
For more demanding situations, we offer various extended support packages that cover more than just the basics. Get help with software setup, programming issues, and custom applications that go beyond routine troubleshooting and maintenance. Look here or contact us for more info.
Optional Optional Optional
Software
OS Software
All VPS servers use the latest version of CentOS release 7.
CentOS 7 CentOS 7 CentOS 7
cPanel and WHM
All LightSource Managed VPS servers come with cPanel and WHM preinstalled at no additional cost (a $20 value per month!). cPanel is the industry's premiere web hosting control panel software. It's companion, WHM, is used to manage individual hosting accounts on the server.
Yes Yes Yes
LAMP stack
Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP preinstalled on all VPS servers.
Yes Yes Yes
WordPress Support
All VPS servers come with one-click installers for the latest version of WordPress. PHP 7 and MariaDB (MySQL) are also installed, making our VPS servers equal to the best dedicated WordPress hosting accounts in the business. WP-CLI is also available for all accounts.
Yes Yes Yes
WHMCS
All VPS servers may be configured with WHMCS Billing/Shopping Cart software preinstalled at a small additional cost. WHMCS is the industry's premiere billing/shopping cart software and integrates seamlessly with cPanel and WHM. Provide professional ordering and billing for your reseller account!
Optional Optional Optional
Security and Protection
Spam Filtering
User-configurable email spam filtering available for all cPanel accounts at no extra cost. Must be enabled separately for each account.
Yes Yes Yes
Malware Protection
Available for each cPanel account. Monitors your system 24 x 7 x 365 in the background to eliminate malware, spyware, and spamware from your system before it can do any damage to your site or reputation.
Yes Yes Yes
Free Backups and Restores
cPanel backups available for all accounts. Enable this feature for to allow scheduled backups on an account-by-account basis.
Yes Yes Yes
Free Server Snapshots
Free server snapshots so you can quickly restore your entire server should it become necessary. Free storage is provided for up to seven snapshots.
Yes Yes Yes