Linux is an OS, which is not that commonly used for desktop machines, but is one of the most widely used OSs for servers. It's absolutely free, so you shall not have to pay any license fees as part of your web hosting payments. Linux is also regarded as the most reliable Operating System out there and thanks to the permissions that files have and also the file types that can be run, virus files that may infect an average computer system shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based hosting server. Furthermore, the Operating System is 100 % free, so it could be altered without any limitations, so that it will satisfy the requirements of the web hosting company and their clients. This also suggests that unneeded software packages can easily be removed to make the Operating system lighter and quicker, that may directly result in significantly better server performance. Numerous Linux machines have the Apache web server set up on them, due to the fact that this application is also free, fast and reliable. It is the most widely used web server out there and is part of the LAMP bundle that a great many script apps, like Joomla™ and WordPress, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Website Hosting
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Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
We've made a decision to use Linux on our servers as well, given that no other Operating System can match its versatility and without it, we would not have had the means to produce our custom website hosting platform in which all semi-dedicated server
accounts are set up. The platform consists of massive clusters of machines, each one addressing a certain part of the hosting service - databases, emails, files, the CP, and so forth. The result of mixing this custom setup with Linux is an extremely dependable, protected and quick service with virtually no downtime. What's more, the web access is addressed by Apache, for the reason that it's exceptionally customizable and supports a whole lot of modules and web programming languages such as PHP, Perl, Python, HTML, etcetera. Our semi-dedicated server solutions will provide you with all the speed and stability you want for your sites and we've made a considerable amount of software tweaks to make sure that we shall meet our uptime guarantee.