CentOS is an abbreviation for Community Enterprise Operating System. This is one of the leading Linux distributions for servers and it is recognized as one of the most reliable and risk-free Operating Systems on the market. CentOS is open-source software, so you'll be able to customize it in any way you see fit, adding and removing packages or altering the code of all 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 overall price that you will have to pay for a server making use of CentOS will be cheaper than the price for a server running an alternative OS. What makes CentOS stand out among other Linux releases is its huge developer community, which will help you find the answer to any kind of question or problem you might have. What's more, each version that is released officially is supported for a decade, which is longer than with any alternative OS. What this means is routine safety and stability updates which will provide a dependable software setting for all of your web applications in the long run.

CentOS in VPS Web Hosting

You'll be able to select CentOS for your brand new virtual private server during the sign-up process. We offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases, so as to give you the option to select the one which will be more suitable for the applications that you would like to set up and work with. CentOS supports different web hosting Control Panels, so that you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, based on what you intend to do - to set up a separate account for each domain hosted on the server and even to start your very own reseller business, or to host all your domains at the same time and control the whole server as one single account. You'll also have the choice to acquire the VPS with no Control Panel if you need a machine with CentOS, however devoid of the extra software that comes with the Control Panels. In this way, you're able to set up web or database servers which are different from the standard ones which we offer.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting

If you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages that we offer, due to the fact that this OS is one of the options that you are able to choose through the registration process. As the software that you need to run can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit versions of CentOS. CentOS is compatible with various website hosting Control Panels, so if you get a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you can control the server as if you're controlling a single very large account, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you're able to have different accounts for the domains which you host and can even start a reseller business, since both the Control Panels offer this a functionality. In case you add the Managed Services upgrade, we will also perform OS upgrades weekly and will ensure that your server is protected and it has the most up-to-date software at all times, to guarantee the optimum performance for your sites.