Most large hosting companies are general-purpose hosts that does not target a particular web application or technology. Instead their platform is built for mass-hosting and they need a large volume of clients in order to be profitable. Unfortunately, this often leads to oversold servers on cheap hardware. While this might work for simple websites, web applications like Magento requires more power and server resources in order to run smoothly.
We use only the highest quality hardware, and our servers are optimized for maximum performance and reliability. Our support team is also very knowledgeable of Magento and we offer a range of unique features you won't find anywhere else.
Absolutely! In fact, our server wide optimizations benefit all PHP and MySQL web applications and will in most cases result in a faster and more responsive web site.