You can use Simple Application Server to deploy and manage applications as a single cloud server. This topic describes the benefits of Simple Application Server and its key features compared with virtual private servers (VPS) and web spaces.


  • Easy to use
    • One-click-to-launch servers and applications
    • End-to-end management and O&M for applications
    • Extensive service integration
  • Cost-effective
    • High performance: Simple Application Server uses PL0 Enhanced SSDs (ESSDs) or standard SSDs based on shared ECS instances.
    • Low price: Simple Application Server provides subscription plans at lower prices than separate cloud resources.

Comparison of key features

Feature Simple Application Server VPS Web space
System image ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Custom image ✔️
Independent IP address ✔️ ✔️
Remote server logon ✔️ ✔️
Server management and monitoring ✔️ ✔️
Server-based application management ✔️
Firewall ✔️ ✔️
Data backup ✔️
Domain name management ✔️ ✔️
One-click-to-enable HTTPS encryption ✔️
One-click web-based remote logon over Secure Shell (SSH) ✔️
All-in-one integration of commonly used cloud services ✔️