Which software is pre-installed on DV Dedicated?

  • CentOS 6 x86_64
  • Apache 2.2
  • MySQL 5.5
  • PHP 5.4
  • Perl 5.10
  • Python 2.6
  • Ruby 1.8
  • Postfix 2.8
  • Plesk Panel 12 or cPanel® 14.42
  • YUM package management

For information on how to change your OS, please see the Knowledge Base.

Which software is pre-installed on Developer Dedicated?

  • Your choice of Linux: Ubuntu, Debian, or CentOS
  • Perl 5.10
  • Ruby 1.8
  • YUM or APT package management (as appropriate to your selected Linux Distribution)

Is it possible to get a Dedicated Server without LAMP or a control panel pre-installed?

Yes, that would be our Developer plan. It gives you the additional flexibility of choosing an operating system: Ubuntu, Debian, or CentOS. If you are not sure which plan will work best for you, our Sales Team can help you decide.

Does Dedicated offer a 32-bit or a 64-bit environment?

The Dedicated Server is a 64-bit environment.

Am I provided with a firewall?

Yes. You can use iptables on the container, or use the Power Panel to configure iptables. If you have DV Dedicated, you can also use the Firewall module in Plesk or Security Policies in cPanel®

Can I install any third-party applications or hosting software I want?

Absolutely. Although (mt) Media Temple cannot assist in the installation of third-party applications, you are free to install and use whatever software you wish.

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