CentOS is one of the most widely used Operating Systems for web hosting servers. It's one of the countless Linux distributions in existence, 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 ten years, that is considerably longer than with almost every other OS out there. CentOS also has a much more numerous developer community than other distributions, so in the event you encounter any problem or have any questions, you're able to instantly get the details which you need. CentOS is regarded as one of the best server Operating Systems, since it's very stable and secure, which makes it really reliable even when you host confidential info. Because it is open-source, you can modify any part of it and customize it according to your requirements, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, since you will not need 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 options on the signup page. You will be able to decide to run either the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of CentOS, depending on the software that you'd like to install later. Unlike other Linux distributions, CentOS supports different hosting Control Panels as well, so you will be able to choose Hepsia, cPanel or DirectAdmin, each of which can be installed through the VPS creation, along with web server software, MySQL server software, etc. If you'd like to have a VPS for another purpose or if you want different software on it, you are able to order the server without any Control Panel and you'll get a machine with CentOS and the Apache web server software only. With a CentOS-powered virtual server from our company, you'll have a protected and reliable web hosting service for all of your web sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers

CentOS is among the Operating Systems which we offer with all of our dedicated server packages. During the registration process, you will be able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the OS and make sure that the software environment on your new server meets the requirements of the apps that you want to install. In contrast to other Operating Systems, CentOS will also allow you to select from several hosting Control Panels, determined by what you need the server for. With Hepsia, for example, you are able to manage the server like just a single account whatever the number of domain names which you host, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you'll be able to create a separate account for each domain, which will give you the opportunity to start a web hosting reseller business. If you don't pick any Control Panel, you will receive your server with CentOS only, since the software that comes with the Control Panels will not be installed. We also offer regular OS updates included in our own Managed Services package, so you will not have to invest time and effort downloading and setting up the most current and most protected software on your dedicated server.