CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for web hosting servers. It is one of the many Linux distributions out there, however what differentiates it from all the others is the long-term support, which guarantees that you will always have a dependable and risk-free OS. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for ten years, that is longer than with another OS out there. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, so if you encounter any kind of problem or have any questions, you'll be able to quickly get the info which you need. CentOS is regarded as among the best server Operating Systems, as it's very stable and secure, that makes it very reliable even if you host confidential information. Considering 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 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

CentOS is available with each and every VPS server that we supply and you can select it through the order process from among a couple of other Operating Systems. Determined by the software that you need to install and run, you are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version then your new VPS will be installed and operating shortly after that. CentOS supports all 3 hosting Control Panels which we offer - cPanel, DirectAdmin and Hepsia. This will allow you to choose if you'd like to employ the server for your very own web sites and to control it as a single large account, or if you want to be able to generate a variety of web hosting accounts and resell them to others. Of course, you can also purchase a VPS without Control Panel and you will get a server with an OS and the Apache web server software, but nothing else on it, so you can install only the software that you need for your applications.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers

If you decide to acquire one of the dedicated server plans which we supply, you are 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 the resources for your site. CentOS supports all of the 3 website hosting Control Panels which we offer - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. This way, you're able to use the dedicated server for virtually any purpose - to host all your personal Internet sites in just a single account, to set up separate Control Panels for each and every domain name or even to resell web hosting packages to other people. You may also obtain a server with no Control Panel and install any custom software that you need, in place of the default apps that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add our optional Managed Services bundle during the sign-up process or at any later time, we will perform weekly CentOS updates besides all the other things that are included in the package.