CentOS is among the most widely used Linux-based server Operating Systems to choose from. It is preferred by countless website hosting suppliers, as it is very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it is freely customizable, 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 negligible resources. On top of that, you are able to install and run any web application, as long as it can operate on a Linux equipment. When you use a CentOS-powered server, you are able to update any part of your Operating System in accordance with your needs. The fact that CentOS is provided for free also means that you'll have to pay just for your server, but not for any license fees, that will reduce your overall expenses. A huge team of developers and users stands behind CentOS, so if you ever have any problems, or you are simply not sure how to perform a certain task, you can discover a solution in no time. A significant benefit of the OS is also the fact that each and every version is officially supported and updated for a minimum of 10 years, so you'll always have a safe and reliable software environment.
CentOS in VPS Servers
You can select CentOS for your new VPS server through the signup process. We supply 32-bit and 64-bit releases, to give you the chance to choose the one that is more suitable for the apps that you would like to set up and run. CentOS supports multiple hosting Control Panels, and you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, based on what you wish to do - to set up a separate account for every single domain name hosted on your server and even to start your very own reseller business, or to host all your domains together and manage the server as a single account. You'll also have the option to purchase your VPS with no Control Panel in case you need a machine with CentOS, however with no additional software which is provided with the Control Panels. In this way, you can install web or database servers that are different from the standard ones that we offer.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
When you decide to buy one of the dedicated server plans which we supply, you're able to choose the CentOS Operating System for your new machine. Since it is very light and quick, you will be able to utilize all of the system resources for your site. CentOS supports all 3 website hosting Control Panels that we provide - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. This way, you are able to use the dedicated server for any kind of purpose - to host all your personal websites in just a single account, to make separate Control Panels for each domain name or even to resell hosting plans to other people. Also, you can acquire a server devoid of Control Panel and install any custom-made software which you need, instead of the default applications that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle throughout the sign-up process or at any later time, we will perform weekly CentOS updates besides the other things that are included in the bundle.