CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It's one of the numerous Linux distributions out there, however what distinguishes it from all of the rest is its long-term support, which guarantees that you will always have a reliable and secure OS. Each CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that is longer than with almost every other OS on the market. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, so in the event you experience any problem or have some questions, you'll be able to rapidly get the information that you need. CentOS is considered to be among the best server Operating Systems, because it is very stable and protected, which makes it really reliable even if you host confidential data. Due to the fact that it is open-source, you will be able to modify each and every part of it and personalize it according to your requirements, not to mention that the overall cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, because you will not need to pay license fees of any sort.
CentOS in VPS Hosting
If you obtain one of our virtual private server packages, you will see CentOS as one of the Operating System selections on the sign-up page. You'll be able to decide to install either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, determined by the software that you wish to install later. Unlike other Linux releases, CentOS supports different web hosting Control Panels as well, so you will be able to pick Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed through the VPS creation, as well as web server software, MySQL server software, etcetera. When you need a VPS for some other purpose or if you'd like to install different software on it, you are able to order your server without 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'll enjoy a safe and reliable website hosting service for all of your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting
You'll be able to acquire CentOS with each and every dedicated server that we provide, as 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS are among the options which you will be able to pick on our registration page. CentOS is compatible with all three web hosting Control Panels that we supply, therefore you can pick Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be installed on the server. The first one is suitable for less experienced users who need a powerful web hosting solution, since a Hepsia-equipped server is controlled like a very large account, whereas the other two Control Panels will enable you to create numerous website hosting accounts on the server and even to resell the website hosting space. If you want CentOS without any additional software, you'll be able to select a server setup with no Control Panel at all. You can then add just the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, that includes weekly CentOS updates.