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Stable Linux with Apache in Cloud Website Hosting
If you buy a cloud website hosting plan
Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Servers
When you get a semi-dedicated server
account for your Internet sites, you'll be able to take advantage of a protected and reliable website hosting service on our impressive hosting platform. Linux-powered clusters of web servers will give you the system resources and the uptime that you desire, since this OS meets our requirements and permits us to alter the software environment to get the most out of the platform, whose architecture contributes to the speed and reliability of the service even more, due to the fact that your files, databases, e-mails, stats, etcetera., will have their own group to handle them. To enhance the functionality of your Internet sites more, we use the Apache web server, as our practical experience reveals that it is the perfect one for our custom platform because it's powerful, yet light and speedy.