CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for website hosting servers. It's one of the numerous Linux distributions out there, however what distinguishes it from all the others is the long-term support, which guarantees that you'll always have a dependable and risk-free OS. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that is considerably longer than with another OS available. CentOS also has a much larger developer community than other distributions, therefore in the event you experience any kind of problem or have any questions, you will be able to quickly get the information which you need. CentOS is widely known as among the best server Operating Systems, since it's very stable and protected, which makes it very reliable even when you host sensitive info. Because it is open-source, you're able to modify each and every part of it and customize it according to your needs, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, since you won't have to pay license fees of any type.

CentOS in VPS Servers

If you get one of our VPS server plans, you will see CentOS as one of the Operating System choices on the sign-up page. You are able to decide to run either the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of CentOS, depending on the software that you want to install later. In contrast to other Linux distributions, CentOS supports different web hosting Control Panels as well, so you can select Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed during the VPS creation, as well as web server software, MySQL server software, etcetera. When you'd like to have a VPS for some other purpose or if you'd like to install different software on it, you can order the server without any 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 enjoy a protected and reliable website hosting service for your Internet sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers

You will be able to get CentOS with each and every dedicated server which we supply, as 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS are some of the options that you will be able to choose on the registration page. CentOS is compatible with all three website hosting Control Panels which we supply, so you'll be able to select Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be set up on the server. The first one is suitable for less experienced users who need a powerful website hosting solution, considering that a Hepsia-equipped server is controlled like one very large account, whereas the other two Control Panels will allow you to generate a variety of hosting accounts on the server and even to resell the web hosting space. If you want CentOS with no additional software, you're able to choose a server setup without Control Panel at all. Then you can add only the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which includes weekly CentOS updates.