Linux is an Operating System, that isn't that widely used for desktop machines, but is one of the most widely used OSs for web servers. It's absolutely free, so you will not have to pay any license costs as part of your hosting payments. Linux is also regarded as the most risk-free Operating System around and because of the permissions which files have as well as the file types that can be run, virus files that can infect a normal computer will simply not be executed on a Linux-based hosting server. Furthermore, the Operating System is 100 % free, so it can easily be altered with no constraints, so that it will match the needs of the website hosting provider and their customers. This suggests that unnecessary software packages can easily be removed to make the Operating system lighter and quicker, that can directly lead to significantly better server performance. Lots of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, because this piece of software is also free, fast and secure. It is the most frequently used web server around and is an element of the LAMP bundle that lots of script apps, including Joomla and WordPress, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Hosting
All of the web servers that are an integral part of our innovative cloud hosting platform run Linux so as to guarantee their fast and reliable functioning, that will consequently give you far better overall website functionality. This is valid for every single website that you host in a shared hosting account with us. Every part of the web hosting service (email messages, databases, files) shall be taken care of by its own group of web servers, so just one type of processes shall run on a certain hosting server, which will contribute to the fast loading speed of your sites even more. You can use HTML, JavaScript, PHP, Perl, Python and any other web development language for your Internet sites, due to the fact that they all can run on a Linux machine. Additionally we use the Apache web server, as our experience throughout the years indicates that this is probably the very best software of its sort.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
If you buy a semi-dedicated server account for your websites, you will be able to take full advantage of a protected and dependable website hosting service on our groundbreaking hosting platform. Linux-powered clusters of servers will supply you with the system resources and the uptime you need, simply because this OS satisfies our requirements and allows us to customize the software environment so as to get the most out of the platform, whose architecture contributes to the quickness and reliability of the service even more, since your files, databases, e-mail messages, statistics, and so on., shall have their own group to address them. To boost the performance of your Internet sites even more, we use the Apache web server, simply because our practical experience shows that it's the ideal one for our customized platform because it's powerful, yet light and speedy.