Linux is an Operating System, that isn't that widely used for desktop machines, but is one of the most commonly used OSs for web servers. It is free of charge, so you shall not need to pay any license fees as part of your web hosting payments. Linux is furthermore considered to be the most secure Operating System around and thanks to the permissions that files have along with the file types that can be run, virus files which can infect an average PC shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based server. Also, the Operating System is freeware, so it could be customized with no limits, as a way to meet the needs of the hosting provider and their customers. This means that needless software packages may be removed to make the OS lighter and faster, that may directly contribute to far better hosting server performance. Lots of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, because this application is also free, fast and reliable. It's the most frequently used web server out there and is an element of the LAMP bundle that numerous script applications, including WordPress and Joomla, require. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Cloud Hosting
All cloud hosting accounts purchased through us are created on highly effective web servers running Linux, so you can take full advantage of our swift and reliable hosting services regardless of the plan that you’ve picked out during the signup procedure. Moreover, we use an advanced cloud platform, so as an alternative to running everything on a single web server as most providers do, we have distributed each service (files, emails, databases, etc.) between groups of web servers. As a result of using such a setup with Linux-powered servers is practically no downtime, allowing you to get the absolute maximum out of your websites. Also, we use the Apache web server, since this piece of software gives us the swiftness and adaptability necessary to offer a premium hosting service on our customized cloud platform. Any of our shared hosting solutions will permit you to run almost any sort of site created with almost any web programming language – HTML, PHP, JavaScript, Python, Perl, etc.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
We've chosen to use Linux on our servers too, due to the fact that no other Operating System can match its overall flexibility and without it, we would not have had the chance to create our custom website hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server accounts are set up. The platform includes large clusters of web servers, each one addressing a particular part of the hosting service - databases, emails, files, the CP, and so forth. The result of combining this custom setup with Linux is a really dependable, risk-free and quick service with zero downtime. What's more, the web access is handled by Apache, for the reason that it is extremely customizable and supports a whole lot of modules and web programming languages like PHP, Perl, Python, HTML, and so on. Our semi-dedicated server packages will provide you with all the speed and stability that you would like for your Internet sites and we have made a considerable amount of software tweaks to make certain we'll fulfill our uptime guarantee.