Full Root-level Access
What does the full root-level access feature entail? What privileges will it bestow you with? How to log into your server as root?
Having full root-level access signifies that you will be able to access and update any file on a selected server, in addition to all system files, and to change system settings or install server-side software that may be necessary for specific scripts and even offline applications to function appropriately. A server is accessed at the root level with a root user, which has full privileges to perform any of the aforementioned tasks. Your root user can also create other users. For security reasons, you're advised to have another account for everyday tasks and to use the root account only if you actually need to perform some task on your server. The root-level access function will provide you with full control over your server from any existing location, as long as you have the user credentials.
Full Root-level Access in VPS Web Hosting
If you get a virtual private servers
from our company, you'll have full root-level access in three cases - if the server has no hosting Control Panel at all, or if you select cPanel or DirectAdmin throughout the order process. In the first case, you will be able to modify any part of the system with a Secure Shell console, while in the second, you can still use SSH to connect and to make modifications, however you will also have a graphical interface at your disposal to take care of your world wide web content and most of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages an excellent choice when you want to run any software which you can not install in a regular shared hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you'll be able to connect via SSH and to control the content on the hosting server, yet the root access privileges are more limited.
Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Servers Hosting
You'll have full root-level access to your dedicated server
no matter which package you select throughout the registration process, as long as the server is provided with cPanel or DirectAdmin, or without website hosting Control Panel at all. In each of these three cases, you'll be able to update any part of the software environment in any way you see fit, that makes our server packages suitable for multi-media applications with specific requirements which cannot be covered when you use a shared web hosting account. The difference between these options is that when you select cPanel or DirectAdmin, you will have a web-based graphical interface to control various server-side options and any site content that you create or upload, while if you order the server with no Control Panel, you'll have to perform everything using a Secure Shell console or to set up a Control Panel of your own liking, if it's compatible with the Operating System which you have chosen during the sign up process. With the third Control Panel option that you'll be able to select on our order page - Hepsia, the root access will be limited.