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Considering Liquid Web vs OVH For Your Next Cloud Deployment?comparing liquid web vs ovh

Complex hosting solutions and cloud deployments are not for the faint of heart. Whether you need geo-redundancy or massive amounts of processing power (or both) it makes sense to endeavor forward only with a trusted hosting partner by your side. French hosting company OVH offers 30 data centers and 34 points of presence (POPs) to serve mid-market and large customers all around the world. These environments are meant to support the most discerning and complicated applications and websites. When it comes to combining cloud instances with traditional infrastructure, OVH is certainly one of the world’s most prominent providers.

But bigger isn’t always better, and worldwide isn’t always a good thing. With OVH, you’ll have access to global infrastructure, but miss out on some other valuable and essential features in today’s business climate.

Liquid Web provides traditional infrastructure and cloud deployments in multiple datacenters around the world just like OVH does. The primary difference between Liquid Web vs OVH is that we provide full infrastructure management as well, never leaving customers on their own to solve infrastructure problems. Furthermore, whereas we are proud to answer all phone and chat inquiries in under a minute, OVH only offers phone and email support, not giving customers the chance to receive help via onsite chat.

When considering what global infrastructure provider is right for you, it is crucial that your decision be based on more than just hardware and global footprint. It is essential that service, support, and experience factor into your decision as well.

Liquid Web vs OVH

Liquid Web is the world’s most loved hosting company for a reason. We’ve chosen to build our reputation through hard work and by providing industry-leading web hosting with best-in-class hardware for our VPS and Dedicated Hosting solutions. See for yourself how Liquid Web compares to OVH.

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Fully Managed Yes No
Full Server Stack Support Yes Yes
24/7/365 Support Included Yes Phone and Email, No Chat
Support Request SLA 59 Seconds or Less for Phone or Chat; 59 minutes for Email 2 Hour Guaranteed Repair Time for Level 1
Includes cPanel/WHM/Plesk Yes Supported, Not Included
Performance Optimization Yes Yes
Service Monitoring Yes Yes
Proactive Monitoring Yes Yes
Included Outgoing Bandwidth 5 TB 1.5 Gbps
100% Network Uptime Guarantee Yes 99.95%
100% Power Uptime Guarantee Yes 99.90%
SLA Remedy 1000% 5% Per Hour, Not to Exceed 1x Monthly Fee
Predictable Billing Yes, Monthly Yes, Monthly
Migrations Included Yes No
Backups Included Yes No

Nobody Includes More Than Liquid Web

Every Fully Managed Dedicated or Virtual Private Server (VPS) at Liquid Web is engineered for peace of mind, with a full suite of performance, reliability, and security solutions included at no extra charge.

CloudFlare® CDN

CloudFlare CDN includedWe provide full management for one of the world’s most popular CDNs, and full support when your site is added through our interface. CloudFlare will not only speed up your site, but also provide a further boost to security.

Built-in Backups

Built-in backupsLocal backups are always included at no extra charge. For an extra layer of backup protection, you can add our Acronis Cyber Backups, off-server backups especially made for our Dedicated and VMware product lineup.

Enhanced Security

Enhanced Security includedSecurity is paramount, which is why we include ServerSecure™ with every Fully Managed server. Your server will be protected by a range of proprietary security enhancements to block unwanted access and keep your data secure.

DDoS Attack Protection

DDoS Attack ProtectionWe provide free basic protection from small volumetric DDoS attacks with every server on our network; it’s always on and ready to go. For larger and more sophisticated attacks, comprehensive protection and mitigation is available.

The World’s Most-Loved Hosting Company

Nobody delights customers more than Liquid Web. Our Net Promoter Score (NPS® ) of 67 puts us among the world’s most loved brands — and makes us No. 1 in the hosting industry. What makes us special? Our customers say it best:
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Myself being in the technology field handling vendor management for many decades and dealing with hundreds of tech vendors, Liquidweb technical support and service is, bar NONE, the best that I have ever experienced. Ever…..”

— Nancy E. Bradley
Customer Quote

Reliable well-featured hosting with stellar customer support. Can you find cheaper hosting? Sure, if you want to sacrifice features, performance, and most important is support. I have been with LiquidWeb for over a decade and 20 plus years in the industry and they are the best in my opinion.”

— Rob Fong

Backed By The Most Helpful Humans in Hosting™
and the Best Guarantees in the Industry

When it comes time to choose your hosting provider, isn’t it important to have a partner in your success and not just a vendor? Our team is made of more than 500 of the Most Helpful Humans in Hosting, at the ready to support even the most ambitious web project. From VPS and Dedicated Servers, to custom Private Cloud deployments, Liquid Web can support your next digital project just as we have for more than twenty years and for thousands of clients around the world.
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24/7 Support from The Most Helpful Humans in Hosting™ 
It’s easy to say you have the best support, but we have the numbers to back it up. Our Support ranks No. 1 in customer satisfaction.

59-second Phone and Chat Initial Response Guarantee
59 Second Initial Response Guarantee: Phone and Chat
We’re committed to answering your call or connecting to your LiveChat within 59 seconds.
59 minute support
59 Minute Initial Response Guarantee: Email
HelpDesk tickets receive an initial response via email within 59 minutes, guaranteed.
100 Percent Network Uptime Guarantee
100% Network Uptime Guarantee
All major routing devices within our network will be reachable from the global Internet 100% of the time.
100 Percent Power Uptime Guarantee
100% Power Uptime Guarantee
By owning — not leasing — our infrastructure, we can guarantee that power to your rack will always be online.