Features That Make Us Unique

Hosting on Cloudways sets you apart from the competition

We Are Your Partner In Success

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Unparalleled And Refined Performance

Our unique performance tweaks guarantee nothing but the best!

Dedicated Environment

All servers launched on Cloudways have dedicated IP address and other resources. You have full control of your cloud server to create apps, contrary to the limitations of shared hosting

SSD Powered Hosting

SSD drives are 3x faster, facilitating breathtaking performance and reduced page load times for your dynamic websites.

Built-in Advance Caches

We provide an optimized stack with ready to use caches including Memcached, Varnish and Nginx and Redis to deliver expedited responses.

PHP 7 Ready Servers

All our server are PHP 7 ready by default. PHP 7 is known to be significantly faster than its predecessor.

Free WordPress Cache Plugin

Breeze is engineered in-house to offer better performance than any other plugin in the industry. It comes pre-installed on all WordPress sites on Cloudways.


A powerful yet simple service that delivers superior performance and top-of-the-chart global response times. It can be integrated in a few clicks without any technicalities.

Redis Cache Support

Enabling Redis cache improves the performance of databases. Combined with Apache, Nginx and Varnish get you unbeatable performance.

Free Magento Full Page Cache

Built-in Full Page Cache gives you one of the fastest hosting stacks. It significantly improves the performance of Magento 1.x stores.

Pre-configured PHP-FPM

PHP-FPM dramatically speeds up your website and improves the loading times of your PHP environment with much faster processes.

HTTP/2 Supported Servers

Cloudways servers are HTTP/2 enabled which significantly increases the speed of communication between the web servers and clients.

Managed Hosting Comes With 24/7 Managed Security

Our proactive security practices keep all your servers safe and secure.

Dedicated Firewall

All Cloudways hosted servers are protected by platform level firewalls that filter out malicious traffic and keep out the intruders.

Automated Backups

You can set automatic backup of any frequency (from 1 hour to every 7 days). You can even take a backup on demand.

1-Click Free SSL Installation

Our built-in Let’s Encrypt SSL improves website security with a trusted certificate that fulfills all your HTTPS requirements for free.

Regular Security Patching

We perform regular OS patches and firmware upgrades on your server. This ensures a secure cloud server and avoids vulnerabilities.

Auto-Healing Servers

You don’t have to worry about your website crashing. Most of the issues within the server are resolved with auto-healing restarts

Two-Factor Authentication

TFA is an easy and effective extra layer of safety for your Cloudways account, keeping your server safe from any intruder.

IP Whitelisting

Lets you create a whitelist of IPs, making it easy to collaborate over networks or regions with unrestricted access to SSH and SFTP.

Up-To-Date Applications

Managed hosting for a range of applications, supporting all the latest versions of Magento, WordPress, Drupal, Laravel and many more.

Easy. Quick. Simple.

As convenient as it can get



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Expert Support All Day, Every Day

You don’t have to wait in queues anymore to resolve your issues.

24x7 Live Chat

Our Customer Success Team is always active, any day of the year. You just have to type your query and our team will do the magic.

24x7 Ticketing

You’re never alone! Our team of experts takes care of all queries. The ticketing system helps you keep track of a particular issue.

Active Community

Cloudways has a strong and effective community, where experts contribute to the community by sharing knowledge, skills and experience.

Managed Migrations

You never have to worry about migrating your application to Cloudways. Tell us about your application, and we’ll move it in one piece.

Strong Knowledge Base

A comprehensive information hub for our customers. If you need any help related to the platform, this should be your go-to resource.


Our Cloud Engineers are expert bug hunters. If you face a server related issue, simply contact our team and let them do the trick.

Smooth Workflow & Team Collaboration

Achieve your goals with a smooth and collaborative workflow

Git Integration

Git auto-deployment allows you to get updated code deployed on live servers as soon as the changes in the remote repositories occur.

Staging Area & URLs

Cloudways offers unlimited staging areas and URLs, so you can test and develop without making changes to your live website.

SSH and SFTP Access

Securely access servers, update files and folders on your app via SSH or SFTP. You can even generate individual SFTP credentials for your team.

Add Team Members

Distribute your work with co-workers, regardless of their location, and assign them limited or full access to your server or app.

Application & Server Cloning

Clone entire servers or make copies of individual sites with just 1-Click. This makes copies of files and databases on new staging URLs.

Server Transfer

Server Transfer allows you to easily transfer ownership of the servers to your clients or any other party using the 1-Click feature.

One Account Multiple Teams

Cloudways allows one team member to be a part of different teams so that every little project is split between the relevant teams.

Cloudways WP Migrator Plugin

Migrate your WordPress site from an old hosting provider to Cloudways without any hassle and for FREE!


Are you managing a lot of websites? You can group apps and classify them by creating Projects. You can even assign them to your teams.


Exceptional performance all across the globe with a powerful, yet affordable CDN

Enjoy faster performance and wider audience
in just a few clicks.


Keep track of your servers & apps

Cloudways offers around the clock server monitoring so you can have the peace of mind.

24x7 Real-time Monitoring

Your server is being monitored in real-time 24/7/365 and you get to see over 16 different metrics from the comfort of the console.

CloudwaysBot Notifications

AI-based smart assistant that sends real-time performance insights to help optimize servers and apps and integrates with Slack, emails, etc.

NewRelic Integration

NewRelic can be enabled for insights on app performance so you can troubleshoot and identify issues causing bottlenecks.

We Manage Your Server The Way You Want

With the least restrictions and more freedom, we manage your server the way you want.

Renowned IaaS Providers

You have the option to choose from a variety of world-class providers, namely Google, Amazon, DigitalOcean, Kyup, Linode and Vultr.

All PHP Apps Supported

All PHP based applications are supported. Our platform combines the freedom of dedicated servers with the ease and agility of PHP PaaS.

Block Storage

You have the option to extend your server storage space. Scale the storage in just a few clicks without changing other server parameters.

Multiple PHP Versions

On Cloudways you can switch PHP versions in just a click. Latest versions of PHP 5.6, and 7 are supported.

Seamless Vertical Scaling

Seamless scaling of your servers with 1-Click functionality that scales both the RAM and storage without affecting your customization.

MySQL And MariaDB Supported

Latest versions of Mysql and MariaDB supported on all our servers. Switch between the databases that work best with your application.

No Long-term Contract

Why enter into a contract or pay a fixed amount? We offer a pay-as-you-go pricing model, allowing you to pay only for what you’ve used.

Global Availability

We know page load times mean the world to you. Choose from 60+ data centers, whichever is closer to your target audience.

Launch 10+ Apps Through 1-Click

We understand an agency’s quench for convenience. With 1-Click you can deploy a number of WordPress and Magento sites on a single server.

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You’re The Boss, You Have The Controls

Our easy-to-use UI enables you to control your application and server like a pro.

Server Settings and Packages via UI

Powerful options allow you to control a number of server parameters and deploy applications and upgrade packages on the server

App Settings via UI

No need to run complicated commands at the command line. Change all app settings from the intuitive and user-friendly Cloudways Platform

1-Click Backup & Restore

Your automated or on-demand backups are created at an offsite location and can be restored with 1-Click. You can even revert with 1-Click

Advance/Custom Varnish Setting

Easily control Varnish cache rules via the Cloudways platform. Exclude or include URLs or cookies as per needed

Cron Job Manager

Scheduling cron jobs are easier via the Cloudways built-in Cron-Job manager. Set rules and enable cron jobs with just a few clicks

Supervisord Queue Manager

The integrated Supervisord process manager is available for Laravel applications that allows you to control processes

WP-CLI Pre-installed

Control WordPress websites like a pro via the powerful commands of WP-CLI. All our servers are installed with the latest version of WP-CLI.

Change Application Webroot

Changing the web root of an app on Cloudways is easy. With just a few clicks the web server will start serving files from a new location.

1-Click Stop App

With just 1-Click you can disable the access to an application from over the web, SFTP/SSH and stop any cron jobs for the application.

One Cloudways Account, Plenty Integrations & Addons

With Cloudways you get many Cloud conveniences through addons and various web services.

CloudwaysBot Channels

CloudwaysBot sends real-time notifications of different selected events via your favorite channels, such as Slack, API and HipChat.

Rackspace email addon

Get cloud-based email inboxes powered by Rackspace in just $1 for guaranteed uptime, supreme protection and around-the-clock support.

Cloudways API

Build your own solutions to control the Platform. Develop, integrate and manage your servers and apps on Cloudways using the RESTful API

Application Upgrade Addon

Our cloud engineers observe the inner details of your apps and all tasks are performed in a staging area with virtually no downtime.

Application Migration Addon

Our migration experts migrate sites perfectly with minimal downtime, offering one free migration, guidance on infrastructure and more.

DNS Made Easy Addon

A premium DNS service so you never have to face DNS errors. If your site goes down all traffic is redirected to a preconfigured secondary IP

SMTP Addon

A reliable and easy way to configure an external SMTP service to be used as a gateway to deliver emails from your server

Premium Support ($250)

Extend your team ten times by subscribing to our premium support. This gets you application support, priority resolution and much more.

Additional Perks Of Hosting With Cloudways

With Cloudways you get many Cloud conveniences through addons and various web services.


Enable & integrate ElasticSearch with your app to empower the search functionality and improve performance.

Real Time Billing

Transparent billing process provides you with a break down and categorization of all the expenses.

App logs via SSH/SFTP

You have the ability to view your app logs through SSH/ SFTP. You can even troubleshoot & fine-tune your application with ease.

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