Choose the Best Magento 2 Hosting
The choice of hosting is probably among the first encountered problems when you start launching a new Magento 2 store.
The quality of provided hosting services determines further success of the entire online business. And if you want the store to be available 24/7 for customers, reliable in the eyes of search engines, fast and convertible, you need to closely and carefully consider all available hosting options.
The first step to take is to get acquainted with the system recommendations provided by Magento. Magento 2 applies requirements for both software and hardware and they are a bit higher than the ones necessary for Magento 1.
Magento 2 System Requirements
- Operating systems (Linux x86-64) – Linux distributions;
- RAM – 2 Gb and more;
- Web server – Apache 2.2 or 2.4 or nginx 1.8+;
- DataBase – MySQL 5.6.x;
- Composer – latest version;
- PHP – 5.5.22+, 5.6.x, 7.0.2, 7.0.6.