Debian is a Linux distribution, which is preffered for desktop machines, however it's been gaining popularity as a server Operating System during the last couple of years too. It's very dependable and protected, because fixes are released in a few days after an issue is discovered. Debian has a large support community, so when you have any questions or issues with the OS or with any of the 30,000+ packages it includes, you're able to contact the developers straight away via electronic mail using special e-mail lists and receive a response in 15-20 min. The Debian community offers the best level of support possible, as all of your questions will be handled by the same people who built Debian in the first place, so they have a thorough knowledge of how their system operates. As the Operating System is free to use and distribute, no license costs will be added to your hosting fees and you'll be able to modify the code files and any additional software that you install without any restrictions, so as to optimize the software environment for your sites. In addition, Debian performs really well on any kind of hardware, because it's light and quick and does not require a lot of memory.
Debian in Dedicated Servers
With all of our dedicated web hosting plans, you will be able to get a web hosting powerhouse running Debian in no time. This Operating System is among the choices that you will get throughout the registration process and you'll be able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, depending on what software environment your apps need. When you wish to have full root access, you'll be able to order a server with no Control Panel, so you'll have more freedom in terms of what you can do with the machine through SSH. When you have less experience, however you need Debian for a specific piece of software, you are able to purchase the server with our Hepsia Control Panel. Although the root access is more limited, you can do anything related to your world wide web content without difficulty using an intuitive graphical interface. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle to your dedicated server plan, our sysadmins will deal with the weekly OS enhancements. They'll perform various other important tasks on your behalf too.