CentOS is an abbreviation for Community Enterprise Operating System. This is one of the top Linux releases for servers and it's well known as one of the most reliable and secure Operating Systems on the market. CentOS is open-source software, which means that you are able to customize it in any way you see fit, adding and removing packages or updating the code of any of them. It's also free to distribute and use, so you will not have to pay any kind of license fees, which means that the overall price that you will need to pay for a server running CentOS will be more affordable than the price for a server working with some other OS. What makes CentOS stand out among various other Linux releases is its huge developer community, that will help you find the answer to any kind of question or problem you have. What's even more, each version which is released officially is supported for a decade, that is is much longer than with any other operating system. This means regular safety and stability updates which will provide a dependable software setting for your web applications in the long run.
CentOS in VPS Web Hosting
You will be able to pick CentOS for your new virtual private server through the sign-up process. We provide 32-bit and 64-bit releases, in order to give you the option to choose the one that is more suitable for the apps that you want to install and work with. CentOS supports various website hosting Control Panels, and you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, according to what you wish to do - to make a separate account for each and every domain hosted on your server and even to start your reseller business, or to host all of your domain names at the same time and manage the entire server as one single account. You will also have the choice to buy your VPS without Control Panel if you need a machine with CentOS, however devoid of the extra software that is provided with the Control Panels. This way, you're able to install web or database servers that are different from the standard ones that we offer.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting
When you decide to order one of the dedicated server packages that we supply, you'll be able to pick the CentOS Operating System for your new machine. Since it's very light and fast, you will be able to utilize all of the system resources for your website. CentOS supports all of the 3 website hosting Control Panels which we provide - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. Thus, you're able to use the dedicated server for any purpose - to host all of your personal Internet sites in just a single account, to make separate Control Panels for each and every domain or even to resell hosting packages to other people. You can also get a server without a Control Panel and set up any custom-made software that you need, instead of the default apps that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. When you add our optional Managed Services bundle throughout the signup process or at any later time, we'll perform regular CentOS updates besides the other things which are part of the package.