A virtual or a dedicated hosting server is a standalone machine, which has its own Os and keeping the latter up-to-date is a crucial, albeit underrated task. Not simply can an update boost the functionality of your sites, but it could also save you a great deal of problems down the road. An update can be released for several reasons, the most widespread being to fix newly identified security holes, which may enable third-party individuals to access and alter the content you have on the hosting machine. You will also see an improved overall performance of your web programs as updates could also be released for better compatibility between the Operating System and the configuration it operates on so as to get the most out of the hardware. In addition, if you keep your applications up-to-date, they might also need a later Operating system version that will have the needed software dependencies and will enable them to work properly.

Weekly OS Update in VPS Servers

If you employ one of our Virtual Private Servers, you could take full advantage of our Managed Services pack, which includes a variety of admin tasks that our administrators can perform on your hosting server. Among them you shall find the Operating System update service, so in the event that you add the pack to your VPS server plan, we shall keep your Operating system up-to-date consistently. This is valid for all 3 Os's that we offer you - CentOS, Debian and Ubuntu. With this service, you won't have to be concerned about server-side security issues and you can employ it if you don't have loads of experience with maintaining a Linux server or if you simply do not have time to handle such matters. After each update our administrators will ensure that all sites and offline applications that you have on the server are operating properly.

Weekly OS Update in Dedicated Servers

If you don't have enough time to update the Operating System of your dedicated server or you aren't incredibly experienced and you simply don't have the skills to do that, you'll be able to take full advantage of our OS update service, which is included with the Managed Services upgrade. The latter could be added to your account any time and our system administrators will update the Operating System which you have selected during the signup - Debian, Ubuntu or CentOS, with all officially released patches. They shall also meticulously check if the software on your server is functioning precisely how it'sdesigned to after the update in order to avoid any problems down the road. You'll have a secure server at all times since the updates are carried out each week.