CentOS is short for Community Enterprise Operating System. This is one of the best Linux releases for servers and it's regarded as being one of the most dependable and protected Operating Systems on the market. CentOS is open-source software, so you can customize it in whatever way you see fit, adding and removing packages or altering the program code of all of them. It's also free to distribute and use, so you won't need to pay any kind of license fees, which means that the total price that you'll have to pay for a server running CentOS will be lower as compared to the price for a server running another OS. What makes CentOS stand out among various other Linux releases is its huge developer community, that will help you get the answer to any question or problem you may have. In addition, each version that is released officially is supported for ten years, that's is much longer than with any other OS. What this means is routine safety and stability updates that provides a great software setting for your web applications in the long run.

CentOS in VPS Web Hosting

CentOS is one of the Operating System possibilities offered by our VPS web hosting services. You'll get a fast, safe and reliable machine using a 32- or 64-bit OS, according to the choice that you've made through the registration process. You will also be able to pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin website hosting Control Panels - something, that isn't possible with the other Linux releases. These options provide you with the opportunity to decide what you would like to do with your VPS - to host your own sites and to take care of the entire server as a single very powerful account, or to make different accounts and provide access to others if, for example, you wish to start a hosting reseller business. If you are more experienced and you need a server with CentOS, however devoid of the further software that's usually installed on it, you will be able to purchase a VPS without Control Panel. This will enable you to entirely customize the software environment for your sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting

You're able to get CentOS with each and every dedicated server that we offer, since 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS are among the options that you will be able to choose on the registration page. CentOS supports all three web hosting Control Panels which we provide, so that you're able to pick Hepsia, DirectAdmin or cPanel to be set up on the server. The first one is appropriate for less experienced users who need a powerful hosting solution, considering that a Hepsia-equipped server is managed like a single very large account, whereas the other two Control Panels will enable you to create various hosting accounts on your server and even to resell the web hosting space. If you want CentOS with no additional software, you'll be able to pick a server setup with no Control Panel at all. Then you can add just the software that you need. We also offer a Managed Services upgrade, that features weekly CentOS updates.