Linux is an Operating System, which isn't that popular for desktop machines, but is one of the most commonly used OSs for servers. It's free of charge, so you shall not have to pay any license costs as part of your website hosting payments. Linux is additionally regarded as being the most reliable OS around and due to the permissions which files have and the file types that can be run, virus files that can infect a regular personal computer shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based hosting server. Additionally, the Operating System is totally free, so it can easily be changed without any constraints, in order to match the needs of the web hosting company and their customers. This also means that unneeded software packages could be removed to make the OS lighter and swifter, which can directly contribute to a lot better hosting server performance. Numerous Linux machines have the Apache web server set up on them, because this software is also absolutely free, fast and reliable. It's the most frequently used web server around and is an element of the LAMP bundle that numerous script apps, including WordPress and Joomla™, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Hosting
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our semi-dedicated server
accounts are set up on a cutting-edge specialized platform. A separate cluster of web servers looks after every single service - databases, e-mail messages, files, etcetera., and because we highly prize the pros of a personalized, risk-free and dependable OS, all of the servers which comprise the clusters run Linux. The Operating system allows us to make the required improvements, not to mention the increased speed, due to the fact only 1 type of process runs on the hosting server, as opposed to the regular website hosting platform offered by most companies in which everything runs on one hosting server. Additionally, we use the Apache web server also. We have tested its capabilities over the years, so we've confirmed that it will give us as a provider and you as a customer the wanted speed and overall flexibility for the best achievable website performance.