Linux is a well-known OS, that's commonly used for web servers, given that it features a wide variety of advantages over other Operating Systems. It's looked upon as the most secure Operating system out there and because of the way it works, corrupted files will simply not work. Because Linux is absolutely free to use, no license fees will be included to the price that you will have to pay for your hosting service. That, subsequently, allows for the provider to customize the OS depending on what they and their customers want, removing unneeded packages to optimize the Operating system and the server’s efficiency. Linux servers frequently feature the Apache web server software, which processes site access requests. Apache is additionally totally free and easy to customize, not to mention that it is really fast and light with regard to the resources it requires. LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) is the software environment which a lot of the most popular script applications require – Joomla™, Moodle, WordPress, etc. The LAMP configuration is the most commonly used one worldwide, due to the fact that it is stable and simple to maintain.