Learn more about the CentOS Linux distribution and why it has become the OS preferred by numerous hosting providers.
CentOS is one of the preferred Operating Systems for hosting servers. It's one of the numerous Linux releases in existence, however what differentiates it from all the rest is the long-term support, which guarantees that you'll always have a stable and safe OS. Every CentOS version that is released is supported for ten years, that is much longer than with any other OS available on the market. CentOS also has a much larger developer community than other distributions, therefore in case you experience any kind of problem or have some questions, you're able to promptly find the details that you need. CentOS is regarded as one of the best server Operating Systems, because it is very stable and secure, which makes it really reliable even if you host sensitive info. Due to the fact that it is open-source, you will be able to modify each and every part of it and customize it according to your needs, not to mention that the total cost for a CentOS-based server will be lower, as you will not need to pay license fees of any sort.
CentOS in Dedicated Hosting
You are able to acquire CentOS with each and every dedicated server
which we offer, since 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are among the options that you will be able to select on the registration page. CentOS is compatible with all three hosting Control Panels that we offer, therefore you can select Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be set up on your server. The first one is appropriate for less experienced users who need a powerful website hosting solution, since a Hepsia-equipped server is managed like a very large account, whereas the other two Control Panels enable you to generate numerous website hosting accounts on the server and even to resell the web hosting space. If you need CentOS with no additional software, you are able to pick a server setup with no Control Panel at all. Then you can add only the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, that features weekly CentOS updates.