Learn more about the CentOS Linux distribution and why it's the OS of choice for several hosting providers.
CentOS is an abbreviation for Community Enterprise Operating System. This is one of the top Linux distributions for servers and it is recognized as being one of the most dependable and protected Operating Systems available. CentOS is open-source software, which means that you can personalize it in whatever way you see fit, adding and removing packages or updating the code of any of them. It is also free to distribute and use, so you won't need to pay any license fees, meaning that the total price that you'll need to pay for a server running CentOS will be more affordable than the price for a server working with another OS. What makes CentOS stand out among other Linux releases is its huge developer community, that will help you discover the answer to any kind of question or problem you have. In addition, each version which is released officially is supported for a decade, which is much longer than with any alternative operating system. This means ordinary security and stability updates that provides a dependable software setting for all of your web applications in the long run.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting
When you need a dedicated server
with CentOS, you can take advantage of the plans that we offer, as this Operating System is on the list of options that you're able to pick during the registration process. As the software that you need to use may have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS works with a number of website hosting Control Panels, so if you obtain a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to control the server like you're managing one large account, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you'll be able to have different accounts for the domains
which you host and can even start a reseller business, as the two Control Panels offer this a functionality. In case you add our Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS updates every week and will make sure that your server is safe and it has the most up-to-date software all the time, so as to ensure the optimum performance for your web sites.