Linux is an OS, that isn't that frequently used for desktop machines, but is amongst the most widely used OSs for web servers. It is absolutely free, so you won't have to pay any license costs as part of your web hosting payments. Linux is also thought of as the most secure OS around and thanks to the permissions which files have and 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 web server. Also, the OS is totally free, so it can easily be customized without any limits, so that it will match the needs of the website hosting company and their customers. This also suggests that unneeded software packages can easily be removed to make the OS lighter and quicker, that may directly lead to significantly better server performance. Lots of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, because this piece of software is also 100 % free, fast and secure. It's the most commonly used web server available and is an element of the LAMP bundle that lots of script apps, like WordPress and Joomla™, need. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Website Hosting
The shared website hosting
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
When you buy a semi-dedicated server
account for your websites, you'll be able to benefit from a protected and dependable hosting service on our innovative hosting platform. Linux-powered clusters of web servers will provide you with the system resources and the uptime that you require, since this Operating System matches our requirements and enables us to modify the software environment in order to get the most out of the platform, whose structure contributes to the speed and dependability of the service even more, for the reason that your files, databases, email messages, stats, and so forth., shall have their own cluster to handle them. To improve the overall performance of your websites further, we use the Apache web server, given that our experience demonstrates it's the perfect one for our custom platform because it is potent, yet light and fast.