Having root-level access to your server means that you can view and update any file on it, which includes essential system files. You may also set up software that can update particular settings on your server throughout the, so the installation is possible only if you are logged in as the root user. The aforementioned has full privileges, which means that you will have full control over the machine whenever you want and you can perform anything you want. You may also make additional users either with identical rights or with fewer rights, according to what you require them for - day-to-day tasks, other server admins, etcetera. To be on the safe side, it's generally recommended to employ the root account only when you actually need it and not for tasks which can be done via 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 Web Hosting

When you buy a virtual private servers from our company, you will have full root-level access in three cases - if the server features no website hosting Control Panel at all, or if you select cPanel or DirectAdmin during the order process. In the first case, you will be able to update any part of the system with a Secure Shell console, while in the second, you can still use SSH to connect and to make adjustments, still you'll also have a graphical interface at your disposal to take care of your world wide web content and almost all the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages a very good choice in case you want to run any software which you cannot set up in a regular shared web hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you will be able to connect by using SSH and to take care of the content on the server, but the root access privileges will be more limited.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Servers Hosting

You will have full root-level access to your dedicated server no matter which plan you select during the registration process, as long as the server is provided with cPanel or DirectAdmin, or with no hosting Control Panel at all. In each of these 3 cases, you can modify any part of the software environment in any way you find fit, which makes our server plans ideal for resource-demanding apps with specific requirements that can't be covered when you use a shared web hosting account. The main difference between these options is that when you pick cPanel or DirectAdmin, you'll have a web-based graphical interface to manage various server-side options and also any website content that you generate or upload, while if you order the server with no Control Panel, you'll have to do everything through a Secure Shell console or to install a Control Panel of your own liking, if it is compatible with the Operating System which you've selected throughout the sign up process. With the third Control Panel option which you'll be able to select on the order page - Hepsia, the root access will be restricted.