Debian is a Linux release, that is widespread for desktop machines, however it has been gaining popularity as a server OS during the last few years as well. It's really stable and secure, as fixes are released within a few days after a problem 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 can easily contact the developers without delay through electronic mail using special e-mail lists and receive a response in 15-20 min. The Debian community supplies the best level of support possible, since all your questions will be handled by exactly the same people who built Debian in the first place, so they have a detailed knowledge of how their system works. As the Operating System is 100% free to use and distribute, no license costs will be included with your website hosting fees and you can customize the code files and any other software which you install without any restrictions, in order to optimize the software environment for your web sites. Furthermore, Debian performs really well on any kind of hardware, because it is light and efficient and doesn't need much memory.
Debian in VPS Servers
You are able to pick the Debian Operating System with each and every VPS server plan that we supply. 32-bit and 64-bit releases of the OS are some of the options that you'll find on the order page, so you can select the one that will be more suitable for the software that you would like to install and run later. A Debian-powered VPS can be set up either with no Control Panel or with our custom Hepsia Control Panel. In the first case, you'll have more freedom, considering that you will have full root access and you're able to make use of the advantages and the full functionality provided by Debian. In the second case, the root access is restricted, however you're able to control your world wide web content through a web interface, not a console. If you don't have much time to maintain your Debian-powered server, or in case you do not have substantial experience, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade to your package and our admins will handle the regular OS updates.
Debian in Dedicated Servers
With our dedicated web hosting plans, you're able to get a website hosting powerhouse running Debian without delay. This Operating System is one of the choices that you'll get during the registration process and you are able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, depending on what software environment your applications need. In case you wish to have full root access, you'll be able to obtain a server without a Control Panel, so you'll have more freedom when it comes to what you can do with the machine through SSH. If you have less experience, however you need Debian for a particular piece of software, you're able to purchase 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 world wide web content with ease via an easy to use graphical interface. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle to your dedicated server package, our sysadmins will take care of the weekly OS updates. They'll perform other useful tasks on your behalf as well.