CentOS is one of the most widely used Linux-based server Operating Systems today. It's used by lots of website hosting providers, since it's very stable, secure and reliable, not to mention that it can be customized freely, since it's an open-source Operating System. CentOS is used for production servers, because it is also very fast and takes minimal resources. Furthermore, you are able to set up and run any kind of web app, as long as it can function on a Linux computer system. When you use a CentOS-powered server, you'll be able to modify any part of your Operating System according to your specifications. The fact that CentOS is provided for free means that you'll need to pay just for your server, and not for any sort of license fees, which will reduce your overall expenses. A vast group of developers and users is behind CentOS, therefore in case you ever encounter any problems, or you are simply unsure how to perform a specific task, you'll be able to discover a solution quickly. An important benefit of the OS is also the fact that every single version is officially supported and updated for at least 10 years, so you'll always have a secure and dependable software environment.

CentOS in VPS Web Hosting

You can pick CentOS for your new virtual private server during the sign-up process. We supply 32-bit and 64-bit versions, in order to give you the chance to pick the one that is more suitable for the applications that you'd like to install and manage. CentOS supports a variety of hosting Control Panels, so you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, depending on what you intend to do - to make a separate account for every single domain name hosted on your server and even to start your own reseller business, or to host all your domain names together and control the whole server as one single account. You'll also have the option to order the VPS without any Control Panel if you need a machine with CentOS, however with no additional software which is provided with the Control Panels. This way, you are able to set up web or database servers that are different from the default ones which we provide.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers Hosting

When you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages which we offer, as this OS is on the list of options which you will be able to choose through the order process. Since the software that you need to use may have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit versions of CentOS. CentOS works with a number of hosting Control Panels, and if you acquire a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you are able to control the server like you're managing a single very large account, and with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you will be able to have individual accounts for the domain names that you host and can even start a reseller business, since both the Control Panels offer this a functionality. If you add our Managed Services upgrade, we will also perform OS upgrades on a weekly basis and will make sure that your server is secure and has the most recent software at all times, so as to ensure the optimum performance for your web sites.