Linux is a well-known OS, that's traditionally used for web servers, as it offers a range of advantages over other OSs. It's regarded as being the most reliable Operating system nowadays and owing to the way it functions, infected files shall simply not work. Due to the fact Linux is free to use, no license fees will be included to the price that you will have to pay for your website hosting service. This, in turn, allows for the provider to customize the Operating system in accordance with what they and their clients need, getting rid of unnecessary packages to enhance the Operating system and the server’s general performance. Linux servers typically feature the Apache server software, which processes Internet site access requests. Apache is furthermore totally free and easy to customize, not to mention that it's very fast and light with regard to the system resources it requires. LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is the software environment which a number of the most widely used script apps require – Moodle, Joomla™, WordPress,, etc. The LAMP configuration is the most traditionally used one across the world, since it's stable and easy to maintain.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Hosting
If you get a shared hosting service
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
We have made a decision to use Linux on our web servers as well, due to the fact that no other OS can match its overall flexibility and without it, we would not have had the chance to produce our custom website hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server
accounts are set up. The platform is made up of large clusters of web servers, each one addressing a particular part of the hosting service - databases, e-mail messages, files, the CP, etc. The effect of mixing this custom setup with Linux is an extremely stable, secure and speedy service with zero downtime. Additionally, the web access is handled by Apache, because it is exceptionally customizable and supports many modules and web programming languages like PHP, Perl, Python, HTML, etc. Our semi-dedicated server packages will provide you with all the speed and stability you want for your websites and we have made a great deal of software improvements to make certain that we will meet our uptime guarantee.