Linux is an OS, which is not that frequently used for desktop machines, but is among the most popular OSs for web servers. It is free of charge, so you will not need to pay any license fees as part of your hosting payments. Linux is also considered to be the most secure Operating System available and thanks to the permissions which files have along with the file types that can be run, virus files which can infect a regular personal computer shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based server. Furthermore, the Operating System is free, so it can easily be modified without any constraints, so that it will satisfy the needs of the hosting provider and their customers. This suggests that unwanted software packages can easily be removed to make the Operating system lighter and a lot quicker, which could directly contribute to a lot better hosting server performance. Lots of Linux machines have the Apache web server set up on them, as this application is also absolutely free, quick and stable. It is the most frequently used web server out there and is part of the LAMP bundle that many script apps, including Joomla™ and WordPress, require. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
When you acquire a semi-dedicated server account for your websites, you will be able to benefit from a secure and stable web hosting service on our innovative hosting platform. Linux-powered groups of machines will supply you with the system resources and the uptime that you need, simply because this OS satisfies our requirements and enables us to modify the software environment as a way to get the most out of the platform, whose structure contributes to the quickness and dependability of the service even more, since your files, databases, e-mails, stats, etc., will have their own group to address them. To boost the performance of your websites even further, we use the Apache web server, because our experience shows that it is the ideal one for our customized platform because it's potent, yet light and fast.