CentOS is one of the most popular Linux-based server Operating Systems today. It's preferred by a large number of website hosting providers, because it's very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it can be customized freely, because it's an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, for the reason that it is also very quick and takes minimal resources. Also, you will be able to set up and run any web app, as long as it can run on a Linux machine. If you use a CentOS-powered server, you're able to modify any part of your Operating System in accordance with your requirements. The fact that CentOS is free of charge also means that you will need to pay for your server, and not for any sort of license fees, that will reduce your overall expenses. A huge team of developers and users is behind CentOS, so if you ever encounter any kind of problems, or you're simply unsure how to perform a certain task, you can discover a solution right away. An important benefit of the OS is also the fact that each release is officially supported and updated for at least 10 years, so you'll always have a safe and reliable software environment.
CentOS in VPS Web Hosting
CentOS is one of several Operating System options provided by our Linux VPS web hosting
. You'll get a quick, safe and dependable machine using a 32- or 64-bit OS, according to the choice that you've made through the sign-up process. You can also select from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin web hosting Control Panels - something, which is not possible with the other Linux distributions. These options give you the opportunity to choose what you'd like to do with the VPS - to host your own websites and to maintain the entire server as one very powerful account, or to generate various accounts and provide access to others if, for example, you intend to start a website hosting reseller business. In case you are more experienced and you want a server with CentOS, however devoid of the further software that's usually installed on it, you're able to purchase a VPS without any Control Panel. This will enable you to fully customize the software environment for your websites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting
CentOS is among the Operating Systems which we supply with all our dedicated server
packages. Throughout the signup process, you will be able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the OS and ensure that the software environment on your new server will meet the specifications of the apps that you want to install. In contrast to other Operating Systems, CentOS will also allow you to choose between several hosting Control Panels, according to what you need the server for. With Hepsia, for instance, you'll be able to control the whole server like an individual account whatever the number of domain names that you host, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you can create a separate account for each and every domain name, that can give you the opportunity to start a hosting reseller business. In case you do not select any Control Panel, you will get the server with CentOS only, since the software that comes with the Control Panels won't be installed. We also provide you with weekly OS updates as part of our own Managed Services package, so you won't have to spend effort and time downloading and setting up the most current and most protected software on the dedicated server.