CentOS is among the most popular Linux-based server Operating Systems out there. It is employed by a lot of website hosting suppliers, because it's very stable, reliable and secure, not to mention that it is freely customizable, since it is an open-source OS. CentOS is used for production servers, for the reason that it's also very quick and takes negligible resources. Furthermore, you're able to install and run any kind of web application, provided that it can operate on a Linux equipment. When you use a CentOS-powered server, you are able to customize any part of your Operating System in accordance with your requirements. The fact that CentOS is absolutely free also means that you will need to pay only for your server, but not for any sort of license fees, which will minimize your overall expenses. A huge community of developers and users stands behind CentOS, and if you ever encounter any problems, or you're simply not sure how to perform a certain task, you'll be able to discover a solution quickly. An important advantage of the OS is also the fact that each release is officially supported and updated for a minimum of 10 years, which means that you'll always have a secure and stable software environment.
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 set up either the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of CentOS, according to the software that you wish to install later. Unlike other Linux distributions, CentOS supports different website hosting Control Panels as well, so you'll be able to pick Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed throughout the VPS creation, as well as web server software, MySQL server software, and so on. If you'd like to have a VPS for some other purpose or if you want different software on it, you are able to order your server with no Control Panel and you'll acquire a machine with CentOS and the Apache web server software only. With a CentOS-powered virtual server from us, you'll have a protected and reliable web hosting service for your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
If you decide to order one of the dedicated server plans that we supply, you're able to choose the CentOS Operating System for your machine. As it's very light and efficient, you will be able to utilize all of the resources for your Internet site. CentOS supports all three web hosting Control Panels that we offer - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. Thus, you are able to use the dedicated server for any purpose - to host your personal sites in just a single account, to make separate Control Panels for each and every domain or even to resell website hosting packages to other people. Also, you can purchase a server with no Control Panel and install any custom software which you need, in place of the default apps that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle throughout the sign-up process or at any later time, we will perform weekly CentOS updates besides the other things that are included in the bundle.