CentOS is short for Community Enterprise OS. This is one of the best Linux releases for servers and it is recognized as being one of the most stable and risk-free Operating Systems available. CentOS is open-source software, so you will be able to personalize it in whatever way you see fit, adding and removing packages or altering the program code of all of them. It is also free to distribute and use, so you will not need to pay any license fees, which means that the total price that you'll have to pay for a server running CentOS will be cheaper as compared to the price for a server working with another OS. What makes CentOS stand out among other Linux distributions is its huge developer society, that will help you find the answer to any question or problem you have. What's even more, each version that's released officially is supported for 10 years, that's is a lot longer than with any alternative OS. This means routine security and stability updates which provides a dependable software environment for your web apps in the long run.

CentOS in VPS Servers

You'll be able to select CentOS for your brand new VPS server through the registration process. We offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions, to give you the chance to select the one that will be more suitable for the applications that you intend to install and work with. CentOS supports different website hosting Control Panels, so you will have a choice between cPanel, Hepsia and DirectAdmin, depending on what you would like to do - to make a separate account for each and every domain hosted on your server and even to start your own reseller business, or to host all of your domains together and control the server as a single account. You will also have the option to acquire the VPS without any Control Panel in case you need a machine with CentOS, however devoid of the extra software which comes with the Control Panels. This way, you are able to install web or database servers that are different from the standard ones that we provide.

CentOS in Dedicated Servers

When you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages that we supply, since this Operating System is one of the options which you are able to pick during the registration process. Since the software that you want to use may have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS is compatible with various hosting Control Panels, so if you obtain a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to manage the server as if you're managing one large account, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you'll be able to have different accounts for the domains which you host and can even start a reseller business, since the two Control Panels feature this a functionality. In case you add the Managed Services upgrade, we'll also perform OS updates every week and will ensure that your server is secure and has the most up-to-date software all the time, in order to guarantee the optimum performance for your Internet sites.