A virtual or a dedicated hosting server is a standalone machine, that has its own Operating System and always keeping the latter up-to-date is an essential, albeit underestimated task. Not simply can an update enhance the functionality of your websites, but it could also save you a lot of troubles later on. An update can be released for many different reasons, the most common being to fix newly found security holes, which may permit third-party individuals to access and modify the content that you have on the hosting machine. You might also see an improved efficiency of your web programs since updates might also be released for better compatibility between the Operating System and the configuration it operates on in order to get the most out of the hardware. Furthermore, if you keep your applications up-to-date, they could also require a later Operating system version that will have the needed software dependencies and will allow them to operate effectively.

Weekly OS Update in VPS

If you choose one of our virtual private servers plans but you do not have a lot of time to take care of the hosting machine maintenance or you are not really experienced, you can take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade that we offer. Amongst other things, our admins will handle the Os updates for you, so you'll constantly have a secure and efficient hosting machine. The updates are performed on a weekly basis and after each our support team will ensure that any piece of software installed on the server is functioning adequately in order to avoid any incompatibility issues down the road. You are able to use the Managed services upgrade and the Os update service for each OS that we provide - Ubuntu, CentOS and Debian.

Weekly OS Update in Dedicated Hosting

If you get one of our dedicated hosting and you want to have an up-to-date Operating System, but you haven't managed your own hosting machine before and you're not certain how to do that or you just 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 bundle. Our admins can install the latest patches for the OS which you have picked for the hosting server - CentOS, Debian or Ubuntu, and they'll ensure that all of your apps are functioning correctly after that. The updates are done every week, so you'll constantly have the latest Operating System version and you won't need to stress about any OS-related security issues.