All devices on the Web are identified by a specific number called an IP address, such as When you have a site, the domain that you enter in order to access it is to save you time, but the server where your site files are still has an IP. As there're far more websites and devices than there're IPs, all the shared hosting servers have a number of websites under an identical IP, whereas when you use a dedicated server you'll have a dedicated IP as well. Even in the first case though, you're able to obtain a dedicated IP for your sites and host them on a shared server. One advantage would be that you will have superior search engine rankings since a dedicated IP often means a faster loading website. Also, you need such an IP if you intend to buy an SSL certificate for your website and protect the info that your visitors submit on it.

Dedicated IP Address in Website Hosting

If you use some of our website hosting packages, you can add a dedicated IP address to your account with ease and assign it to any domain or subdomain with just a few clicks. This is valid whichever data center you have chosen for your account throughout the registration process, so you'll be able to use this feature in our US, UK and AU facilities. In this way, you can have a dedicated IP for an e-commerce site, for instance, while a forum attached to it can use the server's shared IP because you can adjust each and every domain or subdomain independently through the Hosted Domains part of your Hepsia Control Panel. If you need a dedicated IP for an SSL certificate and you acquire the SSL from our company, you will be able to use the auto-configuration tool, which will assign an IP and set up the SSL automatically for the site where you wish to use them.

Dedicated IP Address in Semi-dedicated Hosting

When you buy a semi-dedicated server account through us, you'll have the option to acquire as many dedicated IP addresses as you need depending on your needs. It will take a couple of clicks inside the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel to acquire a new IP and a couple of more in order to assign it to a domain or a subdomain. The process is really easy and your site will start loading from your new IP address in no time. Hepsia will enable you to view all of the IP addresses that you can use, both shared & dedicated, and which of the latter are available or taken. In case you would like to use an SSL certificate on any of your sites and you need a dedicated IP for it, you can take advantage of our SSL order wizard, which will assign a new IP and install the certificate the moment you send your order, so you do not have to modify anything in your semi-dedicated web hosting account by yourself.

Dedicated IP Address in VPS Web Hosting

If you buy a virtual private server from us, you'll have a dedicated IP address automatically and another one in case you acquire a web hosting Control Panel (Hepsia, cPanel, DirectAdmin). You will be able to use the IPs for any purpose - a site, some web app such as a VOIP server, even for private name servers that you are able to use to point to your VPS any website that you would like to host. You can even add more dedicated IP addresses to the VPS account every time you need them. This can be done via the billing Control Panel that you'll acquire so as to take care of renewals, upgrade purchases and domain name registrations and it will take only a few clicks. After you upload your order, the added IP addresses will be available, so you will be able to use them as you see fit.

Dedicated IP Address in Dedicated Servers Hosting

As our Linux dedicated hosting services come with 3 dedicated IP addresses as part of the plans by default, we shall give you a head start in case you'd like to run any app which needs this kind of an IP. We supply them at zero cost and you're able to use them for as long as you use the server for anything you would like - child name servers for any domain name that you host, an SSL certificate for any website on the server, a software server (games, VOIP), and so on. Using the Upgrades menu in the billing Control Panel that you'll obtain to control renewals, service upgrades and domain registrations, you can also acquire more dedicated IPs in sets of three any time. They will be assigned to your server within minutes, so you can start using them for your websites and web-based apps right away.