Find out more about the CentOS Linux distribution and why it is the OS preferred by several hosting companies.
CentOS is amongst the most sought after Linux-based server Operating Systems out there. It is preferred by many web hosting suppliers, because it is very stable, reliable and secure, not to mention that it can be customized freely, since it is an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, because it's also very quick and takes negligible resources. What's more, you're able to set up and run any web application, provided that it can operate on a Linux machine. If you use a CentOS-powered server, you will be able to modify any part of your Operating System in accordance with your specifications. The fact that CentOS is absolutely free does mean that you will have to pay only for your server, and not for any sort of license fees, which will cut down your overall expenses. A vast community of developers and users is behind CentOS, therefore if you ever experience any problems, or you are simply not sure how to perform a specific task, you'll be able to discover a solution in no time. A significant benefit of the OS is also the fact that each release is officially supported and updated for a minimum of ten years, so that you'll always have a secure and stable software environment.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting
If you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the plans which we offer, since this Operating System is one of the options which you can choose during the order process. As the software that you need to use can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS supports a number of hosting Control Panels, and if you acquire a dedicated server with the Hepsia Control Panel, you're able to manage the server like you're managing one large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you are able to have distinct accounts for the domains that you host and can even start a reseller business, since both the Control Panels offer such a functionality. In case you add the Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS updates weekly and will make sure that your server is protected and it has the most up-to-date software all the time, in order to guarantee the best performance for your Internet sites.