Each and every virtual or dedicated hosting server has its own Os and operates independently from the hosting machines of other customers. Updating the Operating system is often neglected, but doing that may have a wide range of advantages for your internet sites. The most significant reason to employ the latest version is that patches are frequently released to fix security holes within the Operating System code, so if you don't install the updates, you risk individuals with destructive intentions to take advantage of these holes and to get access to your content. Operating system updates are also released for improved performance of the system as a whole and for far better compatibility with the hardware on the market, which can directly impact the functionality of your websites. If the performance and the security of your scripts is the reason to update them, you might also discover that their most recent versions require an updated Operating System in order to operate properly, thus keeping the OS up-to-date is always wise.
Weekly OS Update in Dedicated Servers
If you do not have the time to update the Operating System of your dedicated server or you are not incredibly experienced and you simply do not possess the skills to do that, you'll be able to take advantage of our OS update service, which comes with the Managed Services upgrade. The latter can be added to your account any time and our system admins will update the Os that you have chosen during the signup - Debian, Ubuntu or CentOS, with all officially released patches. They will also meticulously check if the software on your hosting server is working the way it isdesigned to after the update as to avoid any complications later on. You'll have a secure hosting server at all times because the updates are performed every week.