VPS Terms of Service


These VPS Terms of Service Policy ("VPS Terms") also apply to you if you purchased VPS services and are incorporated by reference into the HostGator SG standard Terms of Service. Unless otherwise stated, defined terms in these VPS Terms have the meanings provided in the Terms of Service. HostGator may modify these VPS Terms at any time without notice.

  1. VPS Cancellations and Refunds

    1. Customers may cancel their VPS services at any time via the Customer/Reseller Control Panel.
    2. For more information about our money back guarantee and refund policy for VPS services please refer to the Cancellations and Refunds section of our Terms of Service.
  2. Prohibited Uses

    1. In addition to any Prohibited Uses outlined in the Acceptable Use Policy,  customers may not:
      1. Utilize the Services to run public IRCd's or malicious bots.
      2. Utilize the Services to run any type of BitTorrent client or tracker that links to or downloads illegal content.
      3. Utilize the Services to run an Open/Public proxy, or use a proxy to access illegal/malicious content.
      4. Utilize the Services to use I/O intensive applications which adversely affect normal server operations.
      5. Utilize the Services in any manner which adversely affect normal server operations.
  3. Inodes

    1. Generally, VPS accounts may come with a default inode limit of 1,000,000 to better protect the file system; provided, however, that such limit may vary depending on the package or services you purchased.
  4. Mail Policy

    1. VPS accounts will be governed by our Email Policy.
  5. Backup and Data Loss

    1. HostGator SG does not provide any backups for VPS servers. Your use of the VPS service is solely at your own risk. HostGator SG is not responsible for files and/or data residing on your account. You agree to take full responsibility for files and data transferred and to maintain all appropriate backup of files and data stored on HostGator SG servers.

Last Updated on [19/10/2016]