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 is 100 free, so it could be altered with no limits, as a way to suit the requirements of the website hosting provider and their customers. This also means that unwanted software packages can be removed to make the Operating system lighter and faster, that may directly contribute to much better server performance. A large number of Linux machines have the Apache web server set up on them, as this program is also totally free, fast and secure. It is the most popular web server around and is part of the LAMP bundle that a lot of script apps, including Joomla and WordPress, require. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Website Hosting
All the web servers which are part of our progressive cloud hosting platform run Linux so as to guarantee their fast and secure operations, which will subsequently result in much better overall site efficiency. This is valid for any site that you host within a shared website hosting account with us. Each and every part of the hosting service (e-mail messages, databases, files) will be taken care of by its own group of web servers, so just one type of processes shall run on a given web server, that will contribute to the fast loading speed of your websites even more. You may use HTML, JavaScript, PHP, Python, Perl and any other web development language for your Internet sites, since they all can run on a Linux hosting server. In addition we use the Apache web server, since our experience over time has shown that this is probably the perfect piece of software of its kind.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
When you purchase a semi-dedicated hosting account for your sites, you will be able to benefit from a secure and reliable web hosting service on our impressive hosting platform. Linux-powered groups of web servers will give you the system resources and the uptime that you require, due to the fact that this Operating System meets our requirements and allows us to alter the software environment so as to get the most out of the platform, whose structure contributes to the quickness and stability of the service even more, for the reason that your files, databases, emails, statistics, and so on., shall have their own cluster to address them. To enhance the efficiency of your Internet sites more, we use the Apache web server, mainly because our practical experience shows that it is the right one for our customized platform because it's effective, yet light and fast.