Having root-level access to your server means that you will be able to view and update any file on it, which includes crucial system files. You may also install software which can change particular settings on the server throughout the, so that the installation can be done only if you're signed in as the root user. The aforementioned has full privileges, which means that you'll have full control over the machine at any time and you will be able to do anything you need. You may also create other users either with identical rights or with fewer rights, depending on what you want them for - everyday tasks, other server admins, etc. To be on the safe side, it's usually recommended to employ the root account only when you really need it and not for tasks you can do using other accounts. You may use a web-based graphical interface or a Secure Shell console in order to connect to the server and to manage it at the root level.

Full Root-level Access in VPS

If you purchase a virtual private servers from our company, you'll have full root-level access in 3 cases - if the server comes with no web hosting Control Panel at all, or in case you select cPanel or DirectAdmin throughout the order process. In the first case, you can update any part of the system via a Secure Shell console, while in the second, you can still use SSH to connect and to make adjustments, but you'll also have a graphical interface at your disposal to control your online content and almost all the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages a very good choice when you would like to run any kind of software that you are unable to set up in an ordinary shared web hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you'll be able to connect through SSH and to take care of the content on the hosting server, however, the root access privileges will be more limited.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Hosting

You will have full root-level access to your dedicated server whatever the plan you choose throughout the signup process, as long as the server is ordered with cPanel or DirectAdmin, or with no web hosting Control Panel at all. In each of these 3 cases, you will be able to update any part of the software environment in any way you find fit, that makes our server plans suitable for multi-media applications with specific requirements which can't be covered if you use a shared hosting account. The difference between these options is that using cPanel or DirectAdmin, you'll have a web-based graphical interface to control numerous server-side options and also any website content which you create or upload, while if you order the server devoid of Control Panel, you will have to perform everything through a Secure Shell console or to set up a Control Panel of your liking, provided that it is compatible with the Operating System that you have chosen during the sign up process. With the final Control Panel option which you will be able to choose on our order page - Hepsia, the root access is limited.