Linux is a well known OS, that's widely used for web servers, because it features a variety of advantages over other Operating Systems. It is regarded as being the most reliable OS nowadays and due to the way it operates, corrupted files will simply not work. As Linux is totally free to use, no license fees shall be calculated in the price which you'll have to pay for your website hosting service. This, consequently, makes it possible for the provider to personalize the Operating system according to what they and their customers require, taking away unwanted packages to boost the OS and the server’s functionality. Linux servers usually include the Apache server software, that processes website access requests. Apache is furthermore free and easy to personalize, not to mention that it is very fast and light in terms of the resources it requires. LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is the software environment that some of the most well-known script apps require – WordPress, Joomla™, Moodle, etc. The LAMP configuration is the most commonly used one around the globe, due to the fact that it is stable and simple to take care of.