Inform yourself about the CentOS Operating System. Find out why it is the favorite distro of Linux for numerous hosting companies.
CentOS is one of the preferred Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It is one of the numerous Linux releases in existence, but what distinguishes it from all the others is its long-term support, which guarantees that you'll always have a dependable and protected Operating System. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that's longer than with any other OS out there. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, therefore if you encounter any kind of problem or have any questions, you will be able to promptly discover the info which you need. CentOS is regarded as one of the best server Operating Systems, because it is very stable and secure, that makes it really reliable even if you host private info. Since it is open-source, you're able to modify each and every part of it and personalize it according to your needs, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, as you will not have to pay license fees of any type.
CentOS in VPS Servers
If you buy one of our VPS server
plans, you'll see CentOS as one of the Operating System possibilities on the signup page. You will be able to decide to run either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, based on the software that you'd like to set up later. Unlike other Linux releases, CentOS supports different hosting Control Panels as well, so you'll be able to select Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed during the VPS creation, along with web server software, MySQL server software, and so on. If you need a VPS for a different purpose or if you want different software on it, you are able to order the server with no Control Panel and you will acquire 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 web hosting service for all your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
You can acquire CentOS with each dedicated server
that we supply, as 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are among the options that you're able to choose on our registration page. CentOS is compatible with all three website hosting Control Panels which we offer, which means that you are able to select Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be installed on the server. The first is suitable for less experienced users who need a powerful hosting solution, due to the fact that a Hepsia-equipped server is controlled like one very large account, while the other two Control Panels will enable you to set up a variety of website hosting accounts on the server and even to resell the hosting space. If you need CentOS with no additional software, you will be able to choose a server setup without Control Panel at all. After that you can add only the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which includes weekly CentOS updates.