CentOS is amongst the most widespread Linux-based server Operating Systems available on the market. It is used by countless hosting service providers, as it's very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it is freely customizable, because it's an open-source OS. CentOS is used for production servers, as it is also very fast and takes minimal resources. On top of that, you'll be able to install and run any kind of web application, as long as it can function on a Linux machine. When you use a CentOS-powered server, you'll be able to update any part of your Operating System in accordance with your needs. The fact that CentOS is free of charge does mean that you'll have to pay for your server, and not for any sort of license fees, that will minimize your overall expenses. A vast team of developers and users is behind CentOS, so in case you ever have any problems, or you are simply unsure how to perform a certain task, you will be able to discover a solution quickly. An important benefit of the OS is also the fact that each version is officially supported and updated for at least ten years, so that you will always have a secure and dependable software environment.

CentOS in VPS

You can pick CentOS for your brand new virtual private server through the signup process. We provide 32-bit and 64-bit versions, in order to give you the opportunity to select the one which will be more suitable for the apps that you wish to set up and manage. CentOS supports a variety of web hosting Control Panels, and you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, according to what you'd like to do - to set up a separate account for every single domain name hosted on your server and even to start your reseller business, or to host all your domains at the same time and control the entire server as one single account. You'll also have the option to buy your VPS without Control Panel if you need a machine with CentOS, however devoid of the extra software which comes with the Control Panels. In this way, you can set up web or database servers which are different from the standard ones which we supply.

CentOS in Dedicated Hosting

If you decide to get one of the dedicated server plans which we provide, you are able to select the CentOS Operating System for your new machine. Since it is very light and fast, you will be able to utilize all of the resources for your site. CentOS supports all 3 website hosting Control Panels which we offer - Hepsia, cPanel and DirectAdmin. In this way, you're able to use the dedicated server for any type of purpose - to host your personal Internet sites in just a single account, to make separate Control Panels for each and every domain name or even to resell hosting packages to other people. Also, you can buy a server without a Control Panel and install any custom-made software that you need, instead of the default apps that we install on each machine that is ordered with a Control Panel. When you add the optional Managed Services bundle throughout the signup process or at any later time, we will perform weekly CentOS updates besides the other things that are part of the bundle.