A virtual or a dedicated hosting machine is a standalone machine, that has its own Operating System and keeping the latter up-to-date is a vital, although underrated task. Not simply can an update improve the general performance of your websites, but it could also save you lots of problems in the future. An update can be released for a number of reasons, the most prevalent being to fix recently identified security holes, which may enable third-party individuals to access and change the content which you have on the hosting machine. You will also see an improved efficiency of your web applications because updates might also be released for better compatibility between the Operating System and the configuration it works on as a way to get the most out of the hardware. Additionally, if you keep your programs up-to-date, they may need a later OS version which will have the needed software dependencies and will permit them to operate adequately.
Weekly OS Update in VPS Web Hosting
If you employ one of our Virtual Private Servers, you could take advantage of our Managed Services pack, which incorporates numerous administration tasks which our administrators can perform on your hosting machine. Among them you shall discover the Operating System update service, so in case you include the pack to your virtual private server
plan, we'll keep your OS up-to-date consistently. This is valid for all 3 Os's we offer you - CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu. With this service, you will not have to be worried about server-side security issues and you can use it if you don't have loads of experience with maintaining a Linux machine or if you simply do not have time to handle such matters. After every single update our admins will ensure that all sites and offline apps which you have on the hosting server are operating properly.
Weekly OS Update in Dedicated Servers Hosting
If you get one of our Linux dedicated hosting services
and you would like to have an up-to-date Operating System, but you haven't managed your own hosting machine before and you're not confident how to do that or you simply don't have the required time to take care of the server, you are able to take advantage of the OS update service that is included in our Managed Services pack. Our admins can set up the latest patches for the OS you have chosen for the server - CentOS, Debian or Ubuntu, and they will make certain that your apps are functioning correctly after that. The updates are done every week, so you will constantly have the latest Os version and you'll not need to bother about any OS-related security problems.