CentOS is among the most sought after Linux-based server Operating Systems nowadays. It is employed by many hosting suppliers, since it's very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it is freely customizable, because it is an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, for the reason that it is also really quick and takes minimal resources. In addition, you'll be able to install and run any web application, as long as it can operate on a Linux equipment. When you use a CentOS-powered server, you're able to customize any part of your Operating System according to your specifications. The fact that CentOS is absolutely free does mean that you will need to pay for your server, and not for any kind of license fees, which will reduce your overall expenses. A large community of developers and users is behind CentOS, so that in case you ever experience any problems, or you're simply not sure how to perform a certain task, you can find a solution quickly. A significant benefit of the OS is also the fact that each version is officially supported and updated for a minimum of 10 years, so you'll always have a secure and stable software environment.

CentOS in VPS Servers

CentOS is among the Operating System options offered by our Linux VPS servers. You will get a quick, safe and dependable machine equipped with a 32- or 64-bit OS, according to the selection that you've made through the registration process. You can also pick from the Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin web hosting Control Panels - something, that isn't possible with the other Linux distributions. These options give you the opportunity to choose what you'd like to do with the VPS - to host your Internet sites and to manage the whole server as one very powerful account, or to create many different accounts and give access to other people if, for example, you wish to start a web hosting reseller business. When you are more experienced and you need a server with CentOS, however without the further software that's usually set up on it, you are able to buy a VPS without any Control Panel. This will enable you to entirely customize the software environment for your sites.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers

If you decide to purchase one of the dedicated server packages that we provide, you are able to pick the CentOS Operating System for your machine. As it's very light and efficient, you will be able to utilize all of the resources for your site. CentOS supports all 3 web hosting Control Panels that we provide - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. This way, you'll be able to use the dedicated server for virtually any purpose - to host all your personal sites in just a single account, to create separate Control Panels for each and every domain or even to resell hosting plans to other people. You can also acquire a server with no Control Panel and install any custom-made software that you need, instead of the default applications that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle throughout the sign-up process or at any later time, we'll perform regular CentOS updates besides the other things which are part of the bundle.