CentOS is one of the most popular Linux-based server Operating Systems nowadays. It's used by a large number of website hosting providers, as it's very stable, reliable and secure, not to mention that it can be customized freely, since it's an open-source OS. CentOS is used for production servers, because it is also very fast and takes minimal resources. On top of that, you can set up and run any web app, provided that it can run on a Linux equipment. If you use a CentOS-powered server, you will be able to edit any part of the Operating System according to your requirements. The fact that CentOS is free of charge means that you will have to pay for your server, and not for any sort of license fees, which will reduce your overall expenses. A vast team of developers and users is behind CentOS, and in case you ever experience any kind of problems, or you're simply not sure how to perform a specific task, you will be able to discover a solution in no time. An important benefit of the OS is also the fact that every version is officially supported and updated for at least ten years, so that you'll always have a safe and dependable software environment.
CentOS in VPS Servers
CentOS is one of the Operating System possibilities provided by our VPS service
. You'll get an efficient, safe and dependable machine equipped with a 32- or 64-bit OS, depending on the choice that you've made during the sign-up process. You will also be able to pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin hosting Control Panels - something, that is not possible with other Linux distributions. These options will give you the opportunity to choose what you'd like to do with your VPS - to host your personal websites and to control the server as a single very powerful account, or to create a number of accounts and give access to other people if, for instance, you intend to start a website hosting reseller business. When you're more experienced and you want a server with CentOS, however with no additional software that's usually installed on it, you're able to obtain a VPS without Control Panel. This will enable you to entirely modify the software environment for your Internet sites.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
If you need a dedicated server
with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages which we offer, because this Operating System is on the list of options which you will be able to select through the order process. Since the software that you intend to run may have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS works with a number of hosting Control Panels, which means that if you get a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you can manage the server like you're managing a single large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you can have independent accounts for the domains
that you host and can even start a reseller business, as the two Control Panels feature such a functionality. In case you add our Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS upgrades every week and will make sure that your server is secure and it has the latest software all the time, so as to guarantee the best possible performance for your websites.