Forum Hosting Optimization

Cloudways' forum hosting ensures High Availability of your Forum instance by optimizing your app and server elements for faster load times. This in turn helps you retain users by keeping them satisfied with your site performance. More features include:

  • CDN Support & Configuration
  • Varnish Configuration
  • DB optimization and cleaning
  • GZIP Compression of all Files
  • Purpose built Forum Server Configuration
Technical Details
  • Apache Cache Modules Tuning
  • MySQL Tuning
  • Memcache SEO Optimized
  • PHP–FPM (Faster PHP engine)
  • Nginx, APC

Premium Forum Support

You won't have to worry about upgrading your Forum, fixing plugin compatibility issues, setting up Forum Backups and troubleshooting Forum configuration issues as Cloudways will be taking care of all of this, and more:

  • Forum core updates (Separate Addon)
  • Forum plugin updates
  • Plugin integration
  • 24x7 managed backups
  • Migration Support
Technical Details
  • Unique IP Address for SEO
  • Forum Multisite Support
  • CDN Support
  • Secure Plugin Integration
  • Forum Security Fixes

Secure Forum Hosting

At Cloudways, security is a high priority and we implement industry standard security measures to make sure there are no mishaps. By allocating a dedicated virtual cloud server for every customer, and implementing necessary security measures, we make sure there are no loopholes in your Forum application or at the server level.

  • Dedicated virtual server
  • Server security hardening
  • Hosting behind platform firewalls
  • Admin Access Controls
Technical Details
  • VPN Access to Servers
  • PCI Compliant Hosting Servers
  • PCI Compliance Consultancy
  • SSL Installation Support
  • Minimalistic Linux Configuration
24x7 Forum Support

Cloudways monitors your servers and Forum round the cloud for proactive troubleshooting so you don't have to worry about your hosting anymore. In addition, our 24x7 online support will be helping you throughout the year with your questions or issues.

Backup & Failover

Cloudways takes hourly and daily backups of your complete website to make sure we have everything in case of application failure or development errors. These backups are saved on an offsite location to offer more redundant setup.

Scalable Forum

Customers can scale up or down their servers based on their traffic needs within minutes. Cloudways offers on demand scalability so that the spike or the increase in traffic is served properly .

For Businesses and Larger Websites who would like to outsource complete infrastructure and application level management in order to focus more on core business rather than system administration and management. We design the complete setup, develop it, manage it, monitor it and troubleshoot it for customers
Starts at $99.90/mo.

24x7 Support

24x7 Live Chat
24x7 Ticketing System
Enjoy 24x7 Ticket Support. Open a support ticket for our cloud specialists and your dedicated account managers for guided troubleshooting.
24x7 Monitoring
Cloudways do 24x7 monitoring of your applications and servers to ensure they are always up and running.
Desktop & Mobile Monitoring
Monitor your websites or open a support ticket from your desktop through our PowerCloud Dashboard or on the go through our iPhone Mobile App.
No Long-term Commitment
Pay for as long as you want to use our services (on monthly basis). Whenever you want to migrate out, we will facilitate it for you.


Varnish, Memcached and APC
We configure Varnish for frequent rich media content query caching, which not only releases significant server resources but also speeds up content delivery by up to 50%.
Nginx/php-fpm deployments
All our deployments are based on nginx (serving static content), varnish (caching php) and apache with mod_php serving php code. This ensures compatibility with all applications and lightning speed.
CDN Integration & Support
We help you in configuration and complete management of CDN.
DB Optimization
We tweak your database so it offers optimal performance for your application. This includes adjusting database settings to the available memory in your server(s) and the traffic pattern of your site(s).


All servers and applications are placed behind a secure firewall (Shorewall/Windows Firewall), which restricts unauthenticated access and thwarts hacking attempts.
Server Security Patches
We take care of it all - Security, OS updates and patches to make sure there is no security loopholes due to outdated OS or server configurations.
SSL Integration
Whether you want to get the entire site or a portion of your site on SSL, we’ll do it and help you with existing SSL migration as well.
Secure Cloud Deployments
All the managed cloud servers are jailed and the entire system is protected with firewalls to offer secure application deployment environment.
Security Testing (Add-on)
We do complete vulnerability scanning of your application to uncover any possible threats. Security Analysis is available as an add-on in our member area.


Own Cloud Account
You get to own your cloud account. In Power Cloud, you will bring your own Cloud Account, where we will do the required setup and manage your infrastructure and application over it. This way you have the complete freedom to move away if not satisfied.
Complete Migration
No need to worry about Cloud Migration. If you have your application hosted else where, we will do the migration ensuring minimum downtime.
Automatic Scalability
You can define which parameters you want to use to auto-scale or auto-shrink your infrastructure; this will happen automatically and transparently.
Automatic Failover
We ensure hourly, daily and monthly backups integrated with an automated disaster recovery mechanism. This ensures safety and quick disaster recovery without any data loss for a 100% Service Level.
High Availability
Want to deploy servers and backup servers in multiple availability zones for high availability? Cloudways has got you covered.


Full Server Management
Your servers are fully managed by Cloud Specialists at Cloudways.
OS Patch Management
All OS updates and patches will be managed by us.
Web & Database Server Support
We do the setup and management of your Apache, nginx or IIS web servers and MySQL, MS SQL, Postgres or MongoDB databases.
Separate Database / Server Roles
Your website can have separate database and web servers for enhanced database performance. This will not only improve your website performance but will also ease up the scalability.
Root Access
In Power Cloud, when you own the infrastructure you will have its root access to always remain in control with your setup.
Fully Managed Backups
We do the custom backup setup for you as per you needs. Whether, you need hourly, daily, weekly or monthly backups, incremental or directory level backup, everything is possible in Power Cloud.
Managed Failover/Recovery
Our engineers monitor your application 24x7 and in case of any issue, our engineers take immediate action to get the issue resolved to offer you 99.99% uptime.
Application Level Management
We do the custom backup setup for you as per you needs. Whether, you need hourly, daily, weekly or monthly backups, incremental or directory level backup, everything is possible in Power Cloud.
Application Multisite Support
Whether it is WordPress Multisite, Magento MultiSite or Drupal Multisite, we do the complete on cloud and manage it along with infrastructure.
Plugin Installation and Updates
Cloudways integrates all the plugins of your choice with your application. In addition, we recommend the best plugins available for your specific use, so as to keep the application performance unaffected. It also includes all plug-in upgrades to ensure compatibility with existing plugins, application version and current functions.
DNS Management
Includes all plug-in upgrades to ensure compatibility with existing plugins, application version and current functions.
Continuous Advice and Guidance
Cloudways believes in offering value for money. We know that customers require technical guidance and consulting before integrating any software into their application. We help you through every step, ensuring safety and quick disaster recovery without any data loss.

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