Find out more about the CentOS Linux distribution and why it is the OS of choice for numerous hosting providers.
CentOS is one of the most widespread Linux-based server Operating Systems to choose from. It's used by countless hosting service providers, as it is very stable, reliable and secure, not to mention that it is freely customizable, since it is an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, as it is also very fast and takes negligible system resources. In addition, you're able to set up and run any web app, as long as it can function on a Linux equipment. If you use a CentOS-powered server, you can update any part of your Operating System in accordance with your preferences. The fact that CentOS is provided for free does mean that you will need to pay just for your server, and not for any license fees, which will decrease your overall expenses. A large group of developers and users stands behind CentOS, so in case you ever have any kind of problems, or you're simply unsure how to perform a particular task, you'll be able to find a solution right away. An important benefit of the OS is also the fact that every single version is officially supported and updated for a minimum of 10 years, so you'll always have a safe and dependable software environment.
CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting
If you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the plans that we supply, since this OS is one of the options that you can select through the order process. Since the software that you want to use can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit versions of CentOS. CentOS supports different website hosting Control Panels, so if you obtain a dedicated server with the Hepsia Control Panel, you'll be able to control the server as if you're managing one very large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you will be able to have independent accounts for the domains that you host and can even start a reseller business, as the two Control Panels feature such a functionality. When you add our Managed Services upgrade, we will also perform OS upgrades on a weekly basis and will make sure that your server is protected and has the most recent software all the time, to ensure the optimum performance for your Internet sites.