CentOS is an abbreviation for Community Enterprise OS. This is one of the top Linux distributions for servers and it is well known as one of the most reliable and safe 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 modifying the code of any of them. It is also free to distribute and use, so you won't need to pay any kind of license fees, meaning that the total price that you'll need to pay for a server running CentOS will be lower than the price for a server running some other OS. What makes CentOS unique among various other Linux releases is its huge developer community, which will help you discover the reply to any kind of question or problem you have. In addition, each version which is released officially is supported for ten years, that's is longer than with any other OS. This means frequent security and stability updates that provides a reliable software environment for all your web apps in the long run.

CentOS in VPS Hosting

CentOS is one of several Operating System possibilities offered by our Linux VPS hosting. You will get a quick, safe and reliable machine along with a 32- or 64-bit OS, according to the selection that you've made through the registration process. You'll also be able to pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin web hosting Control Panels - something, that isn't possible with the other Linux distributions. These options will provide you with the opportunity to decide what you'd like to do with your VPS - to host your personal websites and to control the whole server as a single very powerful account, or to create various accounts and provide access to other people if, for example, you want to start a web hosting reseller business. When you're 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 obtain a VPS without any Control Panel. This will help you fully modify the software environment for your Internet sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Web Hosting

If you decide to purchase one of the dedicated server plans that we supply, you'll be 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 the system resources for your Internet site. CentOS supports all three website hosting Control Panels which we offer - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. In this way, you can use the dedicated server for any kind of purpose - to host all your personal Internet sites in a single account, to make separate Control Panels for each and every domain name or even to resell web hosting plans to other people. You can also acquire a server devoid of Control Panel and set up any custom software which you need, in place of the default applications that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add our optional Managed Services bundle throughout the sign-up process or at any later time, we'll perform regular CentOS updates besides the other things that are part of the package.