Linux is an OS, that is not that common for desktop machines, but is among the most popular OSs for servers. It's free of charge, so you won't need to pay any license fees as part of your website hosting payments. Linux is furthermore regarded as the most secure Operating System available and because of the permissions that files have along with the file types that can be run, virus files which may infect a normal PC shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based web server. Also, the Operating System is free, so it can be customized without any limitations, so as to match the needs of the hosting company and their customers. This suggests that needless software packages can easily be removed to make the Operating system lighter and quicker, which can directly result in far better server performance. A lot of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, due to the fact that this program is also 100 % free, fast and reliable. It is the most commonly used web server available and is part of the LAMP bundle that many script apps, including WordPress and Joomla, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Web Hosting
All the web servers which are an integral part of our innovative cloud web hosting platform run Linux so as to ensure their fast and reliable operations, which will in turn lead to much better overall website performance. This is valid for every website that you host within a web hosting account with our company. Each and every part of the web hosting service (email messages, databases, files) will be addressed by its own cluster of web servers, so only 1 type of processes will run on a given hosting server, that will contribute to the fast loading speed of your Internet sites even more. You could use HTML, Perl, Python, JavaScript and just about any other web development language for your Internet sites, as they all can run on a Linux web server. We also use the Apache web server, since our experience over the years indicates that this is probably the most effective piece of software of its sort.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
Our semi-dedicated server accounts are created on a cutting-edge specialized platform. An independent group of web servers looks after every service - databases, emails, files, and so on., and due to the fact that we highly prize the benefits of a customizable, risk-free and dependable OS, all the machines that comprise the groups run Linux. The OS allows us to make the critical adjustments, not to mention the increased speed, because just one type of process runs on the web server, as opposed to the traditional hosting platform provided 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 over time, so we have confirmed that it will give us as a provider and you as a customer the wanted speed and overall flexibility for the most effective Internet site performance.