Linux is a well known Operating System, that is traditionally used for web servers, because it features a range of advantages over other OSs. It's viewed as the most solid OS available and owing to the way it operates, infected files shall simply not work. Due to the fact Linux is 100 % free to use, no license fees shall be added to the price which you'll have to pay for your website hosting service. This, in turn, allows for the provider to personalize the Operating system according to what they and their clients need, removing unnecessary packages to optimize the Operating system and the server’s general performance. Linux servers usually come with the Apache web server software, which processes Internet site access requests. Apache is furthermore totally free and easy to personalize, not to mention that it is very quick and light in terms of the system resources it requires. LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is the software environment which many of the most widely used script apps require – WordPress, Joomla, Moodle, etcetera. The LAMP configuration is the most frequently used one globally, since it's stable and simple to maintain.

Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Web Hosting

All of the servers that are an integral part of our progressive cloud web hosting platform run Linux so as to ensure their fast and stable operation, that will in turn give you far better overall site performance. That is valid for every single site that you host in a shared web hosting account with us. Each and every part of the hosting service (emails, databases, files) will be taken care of by its own cluster of servers, so just one type of processes will run on a particular machine, that will contribute to the rapid loading speed of your Internet sites even more. You can use HTML, Python, Perl, JavaScript and just about any other web development language for your websites, due to the fact that they all can run on a Linux web server. We also use the Apache web server, for the reason that our experience through the years indicates that this is probably the ideal piece of software of its sort.

Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers

Our semi-dedicated server accounts are set up on a cutting-edge specialized platform. An individual group of web servers deals with each service - databases, e-mail messages, files, etcetera., and considering that we highly prize the benefits of an easy to customize, risk-free and reliable OS, all of the servers which make up the clusters run Linux. The OS allows us to make the needed changes, not to mention the higher speed, as only one type of process runs on the web server, contrary to the typical hosting platform offered by most companies in which everything runs on one hosting server. Additionally, we use the Apache web server as well. We have examined its capabilities over the years, so we've confirmed that it can give us as a provider and you as a client the wanted speed and flexibility for the best achievable site performance.