CentOS is one of the most sought after Linux-based server Operating Systems today. It's employed by various web hosting providers, because it's very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it can be customized freely, because it is an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, for the reason that it's also very quick and takes negligible resources. In addition, you're able to install and run any kind of web application, as long as it can function on a Linux equipment. If you use a CentOS-powered server, you can edit any part of the Operating System in accordance with your needs. The fact that CentOS is free of charge also means that you will have to pay for your server, but not for any kind of license fees, that will cut down your overall expenses. A large team of developers and users is behind CentOS, so in case you ever encounter any problems, or you are simply not sure how to perform a particular task, you'll be able to find a solution very quickly. An important advantage of the OS is also the fact that each release is officially supported and updated for a minimum of 10 years, so that you'll always have a secure and reliable software environment.
CentOS in VPS Hosting
CentOS is one of the Operating System solutions offered by our Linux VPS hosting
. You'll get an efficient, risk-free and reliable machine provided with a 32- or 64-bit OS, based on the choice that you've made through the registration process. You may also choose from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin web hosting Control Panels - something, that isn't possible with other Linux distributions. These options give you the opportunity to decide what you'd like to do with your VPS - to host your personal websites and to take care of the whole server as a very powerful account, or to make a number of accounts and give access to others if, for instance, you want to start a hosting reseller business. When you're more experienced and you need a server with CentOS, however with no extra software that is usually set up on it, you are able to obtain a VPS without any Control Panel. This will enable you to completely customize the software environment for your sites.
CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting
You are able to acquire CentOS with each and every dedicated server
which we provide, as 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS are some of the options that you'll be able to select on the order page. CentOS supports all three website hosting Control Panels which we offer, which means that you will be able to pick Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be set up on your server. The first one is appropriate for less experienced users who need a powerful hosting solution, considering that a Hepsia-equipped server is managed like a single large account, whereas the other two Control Panels enable you to make various web hosting accounts on the server and even to resell the website hosting space. If you want CentOS with no additional software, you will be able to choose a server setup without Control Panel at all. You can then add only the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which includes weekly CentOS updates.