Linux is an OS, which isn't that commonly used for desktop machines, but is amongst the most popular OSs for servers. It is absolutely free, so you shall not have to pay any license charges as part of your hosting payments. Linux is additionally regarded as the most risk-free OS around and due to the permissions that files have and the file types that can be run, virus files that may infect an average PC shall simply not be executed on a Linux-based web server. Moreover, the OS is totally free, so it can easily be altered with no constraints, in order to match the needs of the website hosting company and their clients. This also suggests that unwanted software packages could be removed to make the Operating system lighter and quicker, that can directly contribute to much better hosting server performance. Lots of Linux machines have the Apache web server installed on them, due to the fact that this program is also 100 % free, quick and secure. It is the most commonly used web server around and is an element of the LAMP bundle that numerous script applications, like Joomla™ and WordPress, require. LAMP is an abbreviation for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
Stable Linux with Apache in Cloud Hosting