Originally Posted by VerdinaNET
As i understand more it's mainly price driven. If i want just some weak hosting with basic functionalities. Support, security are optional?
On a basic level, yes. You can have minimal resources for a low cost.
But there's still people and businesses who are paying MORE for a virual setup than if they were leasing standalone dedicated servers. It's because it gives them more flexibility and it puts the management of hardware configuration in the hands of the supplier.