Hivelocity Hosting


Operating Systems

Choose from a wide range of Linux, Windows and BSD operating systems with every server you order at Hivelocity. On the rare occasion someone requires an OS we don’t provide, we allow self-installs to be done via remote KVM-over-IP. No matter what OS you choose, you can count on a 4 hour server deployment.

  • Enterprise class computing platform
  • Backed by RedHat
  • Cluster suite available
  • Free operating system with awesome stability
  • Over 37500 packages available
  • Can update a running programs
  • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
  • Virtualization made free and easy
  • The OS specifically built for VZ
  • Virtualization with Xen
  • Best combination of robust software
  • A great general purpose operating environment
  • Based on the secure BSD system
  • Advanced networking, performance and security
  • Provides robust net services under heavy loads
Redhat Linux
  • Supports Intel EM64T, and AMD64 systems
  • Continual software upgrades from Red Hat
  • Low-cost, high availability for enterprise application
  • Enterprise support from RHEL
  • Simple and free
  • Easy integration into existing infrastructure
  • Built in security features
Windows Server 2003
  • MS SQL available
  • Windows Media Services pre-loaded
  • DHCP with DNS and Active Directory
  • Internet Connection Firewall
Windows Server 2008
  • Great for VPS — allows unlimited instances
  • Windows Firewall with Advanced Security Enhancements
  • Advanced Certificate Management Services
Windows Server 2012
  • New version of Hyper-V
  • Full ReFS
  • IIS 8.0
  • Rapid provisioning
  • Hardware fault tolerance
  • Support legacy software as well as new OSes
  • More stable - Less downtime
  • More secure
  • Jail users to their own account without affecting others