Linux is a well-known OS, which is commonly used for web servers, as it has a wide variety of advantages over other OSs. It is viewed as the most solid OS out there and owing to the way it works, infected files shall simply not work. Because Linux is free to use, no license fees will be included to the price which you'll have to pay for your hosting service. That, consequently, allows for the provider to customize the Operating system according to what they and their customers need, taking away unwanted packages to improve the OS and the server’s functionality. Linux servers typically come with the Apache server software, that processes website access requests. Apache is furthermore absolutely free and customizable, not to mention that it's really quick and light in terms of the system resources it requires. LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is the software environment which some of the most popular script applications require – WordPress, Joomla, Moodle, and so forth. The LAMP configuration is the most frequently used one across the world, due to the fact that it is stable and easy to maintain.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Hosting
All the servers that are an integral part of our revolutionary cloud website hosting platform run Linux in order to ensure their fast and stable functioning, that will consequently contribute to better overall site functionality. This is valid for every single website that you host in a shared hosting account with us. Each and every part of the web hosting service (e-mail messages, databases, files) will be addressed by its own cluster of machines, so only one type of processes shall run on a particular web server, which will contribute to the rapid loading speed of your sites even more. You may use HTML, Python, Perl, JavaScript and just about any other web development language for your sites, due to the fact that they all can run on a Linux machine. Additionally we use the Apache web server, because our experience over time has shown that it is probably the very best piece of software of its kind.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our semi-dedicated server accounts are created on a cutting-edge customized platform. A separate group of servers manages every single service - databases, email messages, files, etcetera., and considering that we highly appreciate the positive aspects of a personalized, risk-free and dependable OS, all of the servers that comprise the groups run Linux. The OS allows us to make the necessary modifications, not to mention the raised speed, for the reason that only 1 type of process runs on the hosting server, in contrast to the conventional website hosting platform offered by most companies where everything runs on a single web server. Furthermore, we use the Apache web server as well. We've evaluated its functionality throughout the years, so we have confirmed that it can give us as a provider and you as a client the desired speed and adaptability for the best achievable web site performance.