If you have root-level access to a server, this means that you will have full control of it. That is to say, you'll be able set up any server-side application whatever the changes that it will make to the software environment on your server, and you can both access and modify any file, which includes system files, and modify various settings. You can do this by connecting to the server as a root user who has full privileges to do all these things as well as to generate other users, including users that also have full privileges. This particular can be established through a web-based graphical interface or a Secure Shell console. For safety reasons, it's recommended that you make one more user for your daily work and employ the root user only when you need to customize the server or to set up software which may be required by a script-driven app that you would like to run.

Full Root-level Access in VPS

When you acquire a virtual private servers from our company, you'll have full root-level access in 3 cases - if the server features no hosting Control Panel at all, or if you select cPanel or DirectAdmin throughout the order process. In the first case, you can update any part of the system using a Secure Shell console, while in the second, you'll still be able to use SSH in order to connect and to make adjustments, yet you will also have a graphical interface accessible to control your online content and almost all of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server packages an excellent choice when you would like to run any software which you can't install in an ordinary shared hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you'll be able to connect by using SSH and to manage the content on your hosting server, however, the root access privileges will be more limited.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Hosting

Each dedicated server that we supply gives you full root-level access, if the server is ordered with no Control Panel, or with cPanel or DirectAdmin. If you want to install and run heavy, resource-demanding apps and they have specific requirements regarding the server software setting which can't be fulfilled by an ordinary shared hosting plan, our servers are the perfect solution. With no Control Panel at hand, you are able to access the server and change its settings and the content which you upload through a console, whereas with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you will use a graphical interface to take care of everything related to your online content, and the majority of server-side settings. Needless to say, when you get a dedicated server devoid of Control Panel, you can install a third-party instrument manually, as long as it supports the OS that you've selected at registration. If you pick our Hepsia Control Panel on the order page, you will have limited root access, however you will still be able to do quite a lot of things through a Secure Shell console.