CentOS is one of the preferred Operating Systems for web hosting servers. It is one of the numerous Linux distributions out there, but what distinguishes it from all the rest is its long-term support, which guarantees that you will always have a stable and protected Operating System. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for a decade, that is longer than with another OS in existence. CentOS also has a much larger developer community than other distributions, therefore in the event you experience any kind of problem or have any questions, you're able to quickly discover the info that you need. CentOS is regarded as among the best server Operating Systems, since it is very stable and secure, that makes it really reliable even when you host sensitive information. Considering that it is open-source, you are able to modify 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, because you will not need to pay license fees of any sort.
CentOS in VPS Servers
If you purchase one of our VPS server plans, you will see CentOS as one of the Operating System selections on the sign-up page. You'll be able to choose to set up either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, based on the software that you intend to set up later. Unlike other Linux releases, CentOS supports different web hosting Control Panels as well, so you'll 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, etc. When you'd like to have a VPS for another purpose or if you want different software on it, you'll be able to order the server with no Control Panel and you will get a machine with CentOS and the Apache web server software only. With a CentOS-powered virtual server from our company, you will enjoy a protected and reliable website hosting service for all of your Internet sites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
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 one of the options that you can select through the order process. As the software that you wish to use can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit versions of CentOS. CentOS works with a number of website hosting Control Panels, so if you obtain a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you'll be able to control the server like you're managing one large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you are able to have separate accounts for the domains which you host and can even start a reseller business, since both the Control Panels offer this a functionality. If you add the Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS updates on a weekly basis and will ensure that your server is secure and it has the most recent software all the time, so as to guarantee the best performance for your websites.