Things to consider when choosing a VPS
There are many benefits of using a virtual server, what happens if there is a power-cut or if your PC crashes, you could lose money. Why not host your automated strategies on a VPS and remote desktop connect from anywhere. You could be on holiday, at work, using your laptop or tablet and connect to your remote server and control your robots.
What to look for
1. RAM - memory to run your robots.
2. CPU - speed of the server.
3. Storage - how much space.
4. Support - 24/7 support required.
5. Location of servers to exchanges.
6. Reliability of servers 99.9% uptime
Other important features like using a good trading platform with fast order execution speed.