Discover why numerous web hosts go with CentOS as their first choose for a server Operating System.
CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It is one of the countless Linux releases available, however what distinguishes it from all the rest is its long-term support, which ensures that you will always have a reliable and risk-free OS. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that is considerably longer than with any other OS in existence. CentOS also has a much larger developer community than other distributions, so if you encounter any kind of problem or have any questions, you're able to instantly get the details which you need. CentOS is widely known as one of the best server Operating Systems, as it is very stable and secure, which makes it really reliable even when you host sensitive info. Due to the fact that it is open-source, you're able to modify any part of it and personalize it according to your needs, not to mention that the overall cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, since you will not need to pay license fees of any type.
CentOS in VPS
CentOS is one of several Operating System solutions offered by our VPS packages
. You will get a fast, safe and dependable machine along with a 32- or 64-bit OS, depending on the selection that you've made through the sign-up process. You will also be able to pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin website hosting Control Panels - something, that is not possible with other Linux releases. These options provide you with the opportunity to decide what you would like to do with your VPS - to host your personal Internet sites and to control the server as a very powerful account, or to create multiple accounts and provide access to others if, for instance, you intend to start a hosting reseller business. When you're more experienced and you want a server with CentOS, yet with no further software that is usually set up on it, you are able to obtain a VPS without any Control Panel. This will enable you to completely customize the software environment for your sites.
CentOS in Dedicated Hosting
If you decide to get one of the dedicated server
packages that we offer, you'll be able to choose the CentOS Operating System for your machine. Due to the fact that it's very light and quick, you will be able to utilize all of the system resources for your website. CentOS supports all 3 web hosting Control Panels that we provide - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. In this way, you are able to use the dedicated server for any kind of purpose - to host all your personal websites in a single account, to create separate Control Panels for each domain name
or even to resell website hosting packages to other people. You can also purchase a server with no Control Panel and install any custom software which you need, in place of the default applications that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add our optional Managed Services bundle throughout the sign-up process or at any later time, we will perform regular CentOS updates besides the other things which are included in the package.