Having root-level access to a server means that you can view and modify any file on it, which includes important system files. You can also install software which can modify specific settings on your server throughout the, so the installation can be performed only if you are 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'll be able to perform anything you'd like. You can also make additional users either with the same rights or with fewer rights, based on what you need them for - day-to-day tasks, other server administrators, etc. 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 that you can do via other accounts. You can use a web-based graphical interface or a Secure Shell console to be able to connect with the server and to control it at the root level.

Full Root-level Access in VPS Servers

If you order a VPS servers from our company, you'll have full root-level access in 3 cases - if the server has no web hosting Control Panel at all, or if you select cPanel or DirectAdmin during the order process. In the first case, you can change 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 you can use to take care of your web content and most of the system settings. The root access makes our virtual server plans an excellent choice if you would like to run any kind of software which you can't set up in an ordinary shared website hosting account. With the last Control Panel option - Hepsia, you'll be able to connect by way of SSH and to take care of the content on the hosting server, however, the root access privileges will be more restricted.

Full Root-level Access in Dedicated Servers

When you get one of the dedicated servers which we provide, you will have full root-level access and you'll be able to do anything that you cannot do using a shared website hosting account - to modify the server-side PHP settings, to set up frameworks or media streaming software, and the like. You will be able to order the server without any website hosting Control Panel and do everything through a console, unless you install some third-party tool, or you can order it with cPanel or DirectAdmin and use a web-based graphical interface to take care of your Internet sites and many system settings. In all 3 cases, you'll have complete control of the machine. The tremendous amount of resources that you will have makes our dedicated plans an excellent choice for any kind of content that you would like to have. The servers which are ordered with the Hepsia Control Panel are easier to maintain, yet the root access to such a machine will be restricted.