To what does the Debian OS owe its popularity? What has made it the Linux distribution of choice for a large number of server administrators?
Debian is a Linux release, that's widely used for desktop machines, yet it has been gaining popularity as a server Operating System over the last couple of years too. It is very dependable and risk-free, due to the fact that fixes are released in a couple of days after an issue is discovered. Debian has a huge support community, so when you have any questions or troubles with the OS or with some of the 30,000+ packages it is equipped with, you can easily contact the developers straight away through email using special mailing lists and receive a reply in just 15-20 min. The Debian community supplies the best level of support possible, as all your questions will be handled by the same people that created Debian in the first place, so they have an in-depth knowledge of how their own system works. Because the Operating System is 100% free to use and distribute, no license charges will be included with your web hosting fees and you will be able to customize the program code files and any other software that you install with no restrictions, to optimize the software environment for your sites. What's more, Debian performs really well on any kind of hardware, because it's light and fast and doesn't need a lot of memory.
Debian in VPS Servers
There are several Operating Systems that we supply with our VPS servers
and Debian is one of them, therefore if you'd like to have a server with this Operating System, you can have one in under 1 hour. We also offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS to make sure that the VPS you will receive will fully cover the system requirements of any web or offline application that you want to install on the server. Controlling the content on the server can be done in two ways, depending on the choice you make on the order page. With no Control Panel, you'll be able to do everything on your Debian-equipped server through Secure Shell, as you will have root-level access, whereas with the Hepsia Control Panel, the root access will have certain limitations, but you'll be able to do everything through your browser using a handy web interface, even when you are not very experienced. With the optional Managed Services package which we offer, we will also maintain your Debian OS updated every week, saving you time and effort.
Debian in Dedicated Servers
With each of our Linux dedicated service
, you're able to get a website hosting powerhouse running Debian in no time. This Operating System is one of the choices that you'll get throughout the registration process and you're able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, depending on what software environment your apps need. If you want to have full root access, you'll be able to acquire a server with no Control Panel, so you'll have more freedom when it comes to what you can do with the machine through SSH. When you have less experience, however you need Debian for a certain piece of software, you're able to obtain the server with our Hepsia Control Panel. Even though the root access will be more limited, you are able to do anything related to your online content easily through an intuitive graphical interface. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle to your dedicated server plan, our system administrators will deal with the weekly OS enhancements. They'll perform many other important tasks for your benefit as well.