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Performance Plus upgrade

If you have a Swift or Turbo Web Hosting account, you can increase the amount of physical memory (RAM) and processing capacity available for your site. This helps maintain your site’s speed during traffic spikes or periods of high activity.

Upgrades are only available for Linux hosting accounts. You cannot upgrade RAM and processing capacity for Windows hosting accounts.

What the Performance Plus upgrade includes

The Performance Plus upgrade adds 1 gigabyte (1024 megabytes) of physical memory (RAM) and twice the processing capacity to Swift and Turbo Web Hosting accounts. The following table outlines the differences between the various package types:

  Swift Performance Plus Swift Turbo Performance Plus Turbo
Physical memory (RAM) 1024 MB 2048 MB 2048 MB 3072 MB
Processing capacity 2 cores @ 2.1 GHz each 4 cores @ 2.1 GHz each 2 cores @ 2.1 GHz each 4 cores @ 2.1 GHz each

Ordering the Performance Plus upgrade

To order the Performance Plus upgrade for your hosting account, please open a billing ticket on the A2 Hosting Customer Portal at In the ticket, please specify that you would like to add the Performance Plus upgrade to your account.