Plesk Edition/License Comparisons

This knowledge base is to share and discuss about the different of each Plesk Edition. Each edition has features that are in demand by a particular group and is defined by license key.

Plesk Web Admin Edition

For IT Sysadmin / Administrator and Web Admin.

It is for basic management of simple websites and your domains, without the extended tools and features and all service provider overheads such as management of different customers, resellers partnership, and custom subscription plans.

Plesk Web Admin supports the creation of up to 10 domains in a single install.

Plesk Web Pro Edition

Targeted for Web Professionals who need the full flexibility to build, secure, and run highly optimized and customized websites. Get all the features, including the full WordPress Toolkit, to mass-manage and automate your projects. This group of Web Professionals usually is the group that offers design, development, and deploy their websites from zero to completion.

Plesk Web Pro edition supports the creation of up to 30 domains in a single environment.

Plesk Web Host Edition

Especially for Web Hoster to customize, provision, and manage hosting businesses. Get maximum flexibility, access to the domain management tools, and the full WordPress Toolkit to support your multi-tenant, “install anything” business model.

Plesk Web Host edition allows Unlimited domains to be hosted on a single installation.


  • Plesk Web Admin SE - Similar to standard Web Admin Edition but available only on some Clouds and Exabytes didn't providing this license. 

  • Web Admin Edition/SE enables 'Power User' view only. Licenses for Web Pro Edition and Web Host Edition enable both 'Power User' and 'Service Provider' views.


1. Is Plesk support PostgreSQL / MSSQL?

Yes, both service can be install in the Plesk server but the management from Plesk portal is disabled for Plesk Web admin license. which includes management modules 

There are two ways to make a PostgreSQL server available:

- Purchase Plesk Developer pack or Power Pack for Web Admin edition using the links below:

- Upgrade Web Admin license to Web Host or Web Pro license

Do consult the Exabytes sales or billing team for the pricing of developers/power packs and Plesk licenses.

2. Will Plesk license upgrade causing any downtime or data lost?

No, there will be no downtime for the license upgrade and no data lost. There is no need to reinstall Plesk as well. The Plesk license upgrade process take merely 1 minutes by updating the license key from Plesk control panel. This shall be handle by the technical team.

If you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate by contacting our live chat or technical support team for better understanding.

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