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Stable Linux with Apache in Shared Web Hosting
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Stable Linux with Apache in Semi-dedicated Hosting
When you acquire a semi-dedicated hosting
account for your websites, you'll be able to benefit from a protected and reliable hosting service on our innovative hosting platform. Linux-powered clusters of machines will give you the system resources and the uptime that you desire, because this Operating System harmonizes with our requirements and permits us to modify the software environment as a way to get the most out of the platform, whose design contributes to the swiftness and security of the service even more, due to the fact that your files, databases, email messages, stats, etc., will have their own cluster to deal with them. To improve the performance of your Internet sites even further, we use the Apache web server, because our practical experience shows that it's the best suited one for our customized platform because it is potent, yet light and speedy.