What is CloudLinux?

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Cloud Linux, is an operating system that provides resource and performance management, especially on servers with multiple user accounts. CloudLinux OS, which has been operating since 2009, can be simply implemented on operating systems such as CentOS.

CloudLinux vs. CentOS #

CloudLinux is commonly used as a replacement for CentOS. Both operating systems are distributions of Linux. While these operating systems share many features, CloudLinux stands out for the features that it adds on top of the CentOS platform.

Why should you consider using CloudLinux OS for your website?

Shared hosting servers are hosted on multiple sites. Hosting accounts created on servers can affect each other. A DDOS attack to a site may cause all other sites on the server to slow down. In Cloud systems, all users are isolated from each other and another site on the same system cannot affect your site. Thus, your site slow down, closing, such as no problems are reduced.


  • CloudLinux reduces resource usage.
  • CloudLinux optimizes cost and customer balance.
  • CloudLinux isolates your sites from each other
  • Cloudlinux manages server resources at the kernel level
  • CloudLinux improves stabilization


With unique CageFS technology, CloudLinux encapsulates each customer, preventing users from seeing each other and viewing sensitive information. It also prevents a large number of attacks, including most privilege escalation and information disclosure attacks.

Multiple PHP versions
Using CloudLinux together with cPanel & WHM software gives your customers the flexibility to choose the PHP version that they need. This includes multiple PHP versions and PHP extensions and the ability to adjust php.ini settings.


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