Find out more about the CentOS Linux distribution and why it has become the OS preferred by a lot of hosting companies.
CentOS is one of the preferred Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It's one of the countless Linux releases out there, yet what distinguishes it from all the rest is the long-term support, which guarantees that you'll always have a dependable and risk-free Operating System. Each CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, which is longer than with any other OS available. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, therefore in the event you experience any kind of problem or have any questions, you'll be able to promptly get the info which you need. CentOS is regarded as one of the best server Operating Systems, due to the fact that it's very stable and secure, which makes it very reliable even if you host confidential info. Due to the fact that it is open-source, you'll be able to modify any part of it and customize it according to your requirements, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, because you won't need to pay license fees of any sort.
CentOS in VPS Hosting
When you obtain one of our virtual private server
plans, you'll see CentOS as one of the Operating System possibilities on the registration page. You're able to choose to run either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, based on the software that you want to set up later. In contrast to other Linux releases, CentOS supports different hosting Control Panels as well, so you'll be able to pick Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed during the VPS creation, along with web server software, MySQL server software, etcetera. If you need a VPS for another purpose or if you want different software on it, you'll be able to order your server with no Control Panel and you'll obtain a machine with CentOS and the Apache web server software only. With a CentOS-powered virtual server from us, you'll enjoy a safe and reliable website hosting service for all of your Internet sites.
CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting
If you need a dedicated server
with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages which we supply, due to the fact that this Operating System is on the list of options which you will be able to pick through the order process. As the software that you want to use may have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS works with numerous website hosting Control Panels, and if you acquire a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you can control the server as if you're managing a single large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you're able to have independent accounts for the domain names
which you host and can even start a reseller business, as the two Control Panels feature such a functionality. When you add the Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS updates every week and will make sure that your server is safe and it has the latest software all the time, in order to ensure the optimum performance for your websites.