Linux is an Operating System, that is not that common for desktop machines, but is amongst the most popular OSs for servers. It's totally free, so you will not have to pay any license charges as part of your website hosting payments. Linux is additionally regarded as the most reliable OS around and due to the permissions which files have and also the file types that can be run, virus files that could infect a normal computer shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based hosting server. In addition, the Operating System is totally free, so it can be customized with no limits, in order to suit the needs of the hosting provider and their customers. This suggests that unnecessary software packages can be removed to make the Operating system lighter and much faster, which could directly result in far better hosting server performance. A large number of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, because this software is also 100 % free, quick and secure. It is the most frequently used web server around and is 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 Shared Web Hosting
When you purchase a shared web hosting service
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Our semi-dedicated server
accounts are created on a cutting-edge custom made platform. An independent cluster of web servers looks after every service - databases, e-mail messages, files, etcetera., and considering the fact that we highly prize the advantages of a personalized, secure and dependable Operating System, all of the machines which comprise the clusters run Linux. The Operating system enables us to make the required improvements, not to mention the improved speed, for the reason that only 1 type of process runs on the server, in contrast to the standard website hosting platform provided by most companies where everything runs on a single web server. Furthermore, we use the Apache web server too. We've evaluated its capabilities over time, so we have confirmed that it could give us as a provider and you as a client the wanted speed and flexibility for the best achievable web site performance.