Linux is an OS, that isn't that popular for desktop machines, but is one of the most frequently used OSs for servers. It's absolutely free, so you shall not need to pay any license fees as part of your website hosting payments. Linux is additionally thought to be the most reliable Operating System around and due to the permissions that files have and the file types that can be run, virus files which may infect an average personal computer shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based web server. In addition, the OS is freeware, so it could be altered without any restrictions, so as to match the needs of the website hosting company and their clients. This implies that needless software packages can easily be removed to make the OS lighter and quicker, that may directly contribute to far better server performance. A lot of Linux machines have the Apache web server set up on them, since this application is also 100 % free, fast and stable. It's the most frequently used web server around and is a part of the LAMP bundle that a lot of script apps, like Joomla™ and WordPress, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
The semi-dedicated server accounts that we offer are created on an innovative platform in which the files, the databases, the stats, the Control Panel, and so on., are handled by independent groups of machines. The use of this customized structure is possible because we've set up a highly individualized Linux distribution on the servers and we can make use of all the merits the OS is providing, for example the possibility to integrate in-house built software solutions like our Hepsia Control Panel. The final result is an exceptionally efficient and reliable web hosting service which will guarantee high-end overall performance for your Internet sites. For even better functionality, we have decided to use Apache, due to the fact that it supports a considerable amount of modules and it may be changed in line with our needs too. You'll be able to use any well-known scripting language with our custom hardware and software setup, and enjoy a quick, uninterrupted website hosting service.