CentOS is one of the preferred Operating Systems for web hosting servers. It is one of the countless Linux distributions available, however what distinguishes it from the rest is its long-term support, which ensures that you'll always have a reliable and secure OS. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for 10 years, that is considerably longer than with another OS on the market. CentOS also has a much larger developer community than other distributions, therefore in case you encounter any problem or have any questions, you'll be able to quickly discover the info that you need. CentOS is considered to be among the best server Operating Systems, as it's very stable and secure, which makes it very reliable even if you host confidential info. Since it is open-source, you can modify each and every part of it and personalize it according to your requirements, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, since you won't need to pay license fees of any type.

CentOS in VPS

When you get one of our virtual private server plans, you will see CentOS as one of the Operating System selections on the signup page. You will be able to decide to install either the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of CentOS, determined by the software that you'd like to set up later. Unlike other Linux releases, CentOS supports different web hosting Control Panels as well, so you can choose Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed through the VPS creation, along with web server software, MySQL server software, etc. When you'd like to have a VPS for a different purpose or if you'd like to have different software on it, you're able to order the server with no Control Panel and you'll obtain a machine with CentOS and the Apache web server software only. With a CentOS-powered virtual server from our company, you will enjoy a safe and reliable website hosting service for all of your web sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Hosting

When you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages that we supply, since this OS is on the list of options that you will be able to choose during the registration process. As the software that you wish to run can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS supports various hosting Control Panels, so if you get a dedicated server with the Hepsia Control Panel, you'll be able to control the server like you're managing one very large account, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you'll be able to have independent accounts for the domain names that you host and can even start a reseller business, since the two Control Panels feature this a functionality. When you add our Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS upgrades weekly and will make sure that your server is secure and has the most recent software all the time, to guarantee the best possible performance for your sites.