CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It's one of the countless Linux distributions available, however what distinguishes it from the others is its long-term support, which guarantees that you'll always have a reliable and risk-free OS. Each CentOS version that is released is supported for ten years, that's a lot 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 some questions, you will be able to instantly discover the info that you need. CentOS is regarded as one of the best server Operating Systems, due to the fact that it is very stable and protected, which makes it really reliable even if you host sensitive info. Because it is open-source, you will be able to modify any part of it and customize it according to your needs, not to mention that the overall cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, as you will not have to pay license fees of any type.
CentOS in VPS Hosting
CentOS is among the Operating System choices provided by our Linux VPS hosting
. You'll get a fast, secure and dependable machine provided with a 32- or 64-bit OS, based on the choice that you've made during the registration process. You'll also be able to pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin website hosting Control Panels - something, which isn't possible with the other Linux releases. These options provide you with the opportunity to choose what you would like to do with your VPS - to host your own Internet sites and to maintain the server as a very powerful account, or to create multiple accounts and give access to others if, for example, you wish to start a hosting reseller business. In case you're more experienced and you need a server with CentOS, yet without the extra software that's usually set up on it, you're able to order a VPS without Control Panel. This will allow you to entirely modify the software environment for your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting
When you decide to get one of the dedicated server
plans which we supply, you will be able to choose the CentOS Operating System for your machine. Since it is very light and quick, you will be able to utilize all of the system resources for your site. CentOS supports all of the 3 web hosting Control Panels which we supply - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. Thus, you can use the dedicated server for virtually any purpose - to host all of your personal Internet sites in a single account, to create separate Control Panels for each and every domain
or even to resell website hosting plans to other people. You can also purchase a server without a 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. When you add our optional Managed Services bundle during the signup process or at any later time, we will perform regular CentOS updates besides the other things which are included in the bundle.