Debian is a Linux distribution, that is widespread for desktop computers, however it has been gaining in popularity as a server OS over the last few years too. It is really dependable and secure, due to the fact that fixes are released in just a few days after a problem is discovered. Debian has a large support community, so if you have any kind of questions or problems with the OS or with any of the 30,000+ packages it includes, you'll be able to contact the developers directly via electronic mail using special mailing lists and receive a response in just 15-20 min. The Debian community gives you the best level of support possible, as all your questions will be handled by exactly the same people who created Debian in the first place, so they have an in-depth knowledge of how their system works. Because the Operating System is absolutely free to use and distribute, no license charges will be included with your web hosting fees and you'll be able to modify the program code files and any other software which you install without restrictions, in order to optimize the software environment for your Internet sites. What's more, Debian performs really well on any kind of hardware, as it is light and efficient and does not require a lot of memory.
Debian in Dedicated Web Hosting
You will be able to choose the Debian OS for your new dedicated server with just a mouse click on our registration page and depending on your choice, we will install the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of the OS on your machine, so that the software that you will install later will work in the optimal way. With a server with no Control Panel, you'll receive Debian and the Apache web server software and you can control everything through a console. A server that's obtained with our Hepsia Control Panel will come with all of the software that you may need for your sites. Though with the latter option the root access is restricted, you will be able to manage the server as if it were a shared web hosting account, so you can take advantage of a dedicated machine even if you have no previous expertise in this kind of website hosting service. When you purchase our Managed Services upgrade, we'll take care of your server and will update its OS on a weekly basis to ensure that you have the most recent and most secure edition.