Is SSD a Must in Shared Hosting?
An SSD is a solid state drive, one of the kinds of hardware that you could get for your shared hosting service. Is it a must? Well, for a short answer, no. There are 2 main types of drives that you can get for hosting–SSD and HDD. SSD are solid state drives, which are clearly better than HDD, or hard disk drives.
But just because an SSD is better than a HDD doesn’t mean that you need it for shared hosting. If you’re going for shared hosting, you may have priorities other than simply getting the most powerful server you can find. Let’s explore the issue a bit more in depth: