Inform yourself about the CentOS Operating System. Discover why it is the favorite distro of Linux for a variety of web hosts.
CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for hosting servers. It's one of the many Linux releases out there, but what differentiates it from all the others is its long-term support, which ensures that you will always have a dependable and secure Operating System. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that's a lot longer than with another OS available. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, so if you encounter any problem or have some questions, you can promptly discover the information that you need. CentOS is considered to be among the best server Operating Systems, since it is very stable and secure, that makes it very reliable even when you host private info. Due to the fact that it is open-source, you're able to modify any part of it and customize 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
When you acquire one of our VPS server
plans, you'll see CentOS as one of the Operating System selections on the signup page. You're able to decide to run either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, according to the software that you want to install later. In contrast to other Linux distributions, CentOS supports different hosting Control Panels as well, so you will be able to choose Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed during the VPS creation, along with web server software, MySQL server software, etcetera. When you'd like to have a VPS for another purpose or if you want different software on it, you can order the 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 our company, you'll have a protected and reliable website hosting service for your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
When you need a dedicated server
with CentOS, you can take advantage of the plans which we supply, as this Operating System is on the list of options which you can choose during the registration process. As the software that you need to use can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit versions of CentOS. CentOS works with a variety of hosting Control Panels, which means that if you get a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to control the server as if you're managing one large account, whereas with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you will be able to have separate accounts for the domains
which you host and can even start a reseller business, since the two Control Panels offer this a functionality. If 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 most up-to-date software all the time, so as to guarantee the best possible performance for your websites.