11Jul/140

CentOS 7.0 now available at Contabo!

Source: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/CentOS

Shortly after the release of CentOS 7.0 we would like to offer you as well the brand new version of the Linux distribution CentOS. As of now, the new version can already be ordered on our website.

However, the previous version, CentOS 6.5, will remain available at Contabo.

The current version supports upgrades such as SW-RAID and Webmin. According to the manufacturer, configuration tools like Plesk, cPanel and LAMP should be available within the next few weeks.

The major changes and innovations of CentOS 7.0:

• Kernel updated to 3.10.0
• Support for Linux Containers
• OpenJDK-7 as default JDK
• LVM-snapshots with ext4 and XFS
• Switch to systemd, firewalld and GRUB2
• XFS as default file system