Originally Posted by MikeDVB
Price - that's it in most cases. Sure there are some that get them to learn - but most that I see buying them are after the "cheapest" service. Often times they buy unmanaged servers and then have no idea what to do with them.
There are plenty of good use cases for cheaper / lower end servers - but more often than not I've seen them used in cases where they really weren't appropriate for the use-case.
Yes Mike. Its the same when you get customers who have fallen for the ebay everything unlimited resellers plans for $2 a year only to find out they have lost their sites as these hosts have suddenly vanished.
But still does not explain why alpshost1 say we are out of our minds for getting low spec servers for testing and backups