To what does the Debian OS owe its worldwide popularity? What has made it the Linux distribution of choice for many server admins?
Debian is a popular Linux distribution, that is used primarily on desktop machines, however numerous people have begun using it lately as a web server Operating System too, due to the stability and security it offers. The latter is a direct result the fact that Debian is developed and supported by a large number of qualified volunteers internationally, so that any patch that is needed to fix a particular issue is released within a matter of days. The same community can also help you with any question or problem that a user may ever experience, as they can be contacted through e-mail using e-mail lists and a competent response will be sent in no more than 15-20 minutes. The advantage here is that all of your questions will be answered by the same people who have created the Operating System itself and they have an in-depth knowledge of how it functions. As Debian is absolutely free, you won't have to pay any license fees to use it and you will be able to personalize it as much as you want or need. This is valid for both the Operating System and the 30.000+ software packages that are readily available for it.
Debian in VPS Servers
There are several Operating Systems that we supply with our VPS plans
and Debian is among them, so when you need a server with this Operating System, you can acquire one in less than an hour. We also offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS to ensure that the VPS you will obtain will fully cover the system requirements of any kind of web or offline app which you need to install on the server. Controlling the content on the server can be done in two ways, according to the choice you make on the order page. With no Control Panel, you will be able to do everything on your Debian-equipped server using Secure Shell, as you'll have root-level access, whereas using the Hepsia Control Panel, the root access will have certain restrictions, but you'll be able to do everything from your Internet browser using a handy web interface, even if you are not very experienced. When you use the optional Managed Services package that we offer, we will also keep your Debian OS updated every week, saving you effort and time.
Debian in Dedicated Servers
With our Linux dedicated servers
, you are able to acquire a website hosting powerhouse running Debian in no time. This Operating System is one of the options that you'll get during the registration process and you are able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, depending on what software environment your applications need. When you wish to have full root access, you'll be able to obtain a server with no Control Panel, so you will have more freedom with regard to what you can do with your machine by using SSH. In case you have less experience, but you need Debian for a particular computer program, you can obtain the server with our Hepsia Control Panel. Despite the fact that the root access will be more limited, you can do anything related to your web content effortlessly by means of an intuitive graphical interface. If you add the optional Managed Services bundle to your dedicated server plan, our sysadmins will take care of the weekly OS enhancements. They will perform many other important tasks for your benefit too.