web-server and website control panel
Ordering a dedicated server with pre-installed cPanel is simplified through our partnership with HOSTKEY. As an official partner, we offer servers with cPanel ready to go, ensuring a hassle-free setup and optimal performance.
cPanel is provided only for leased HOSTKEY servers. To get the cPanel preinstalled, select it in the Software tab while ordering the server plan. Please, note that instant servers come in a set configuration. If you need a custom configuration, use our online configurator instead.
All our servers are unmanaged. Administration services can be provided for a fee. Please contact us for any questions.
The selected collocation region is applied for all components below.
HOSTKEY is an official partner of cPanel. We guarantee that safe and original software is installed on our servers and provide special offers for our customers.
Created for small to mid-level agencies and businesses, application developers, and web designers only needing a few accounts.
Optimal for mid-level businesses and large agencies that are growing. Allows for scalability.
Created for data centers, enterprise level businesses, and larger web hosts.
To install cPanel, you need to select a license while ordering a server on the HOSTKEY website. Our automatic deployment system will install the control panel on your server. If you prefer, you can read how to install the software by yourself.
To switch to a more functional version of cPanel, for example from Pro to Premier, you need to remove the current license, pay for a new one and activate it.
When ordering a dedicated or virtual server on the HOSTKEY website, you need to select the appropriate version of cPanel. After paying for your order, you will receive the necessary registration information to your email.
While cPanel is primarily designed to work with the CentOS operating system, it is also compatible with other Linux distributions and operating systems. However, the official cPanel documentation recommends using CentOS for optimal compatibility and support, namely:
It is important to mention that cPanel is not compatible with the Windows operating systems. There are alternative control panels like Plesk for such systems.
If you have any difficulties or questions when installing and/or using the control panel, carefully study the documentation on the developer’s official website, read the FAQ on how to solve them, or contact cPanel support.
cPanel is a web hosting control panel. It provides a graphical interface for managing hosting on a remote servers. It also allows system administrators and site owners to manage accounts, domains, databases, files, email, and many other hosting features. cPanel has many built-in tools such as Apache, PHP, Perl, MySQL, FTP, etc. cPanel ensures a high level of security, including protection against malicious code and spam.
Get pre-installed cPanel on servers in the Netherlands, Finland and the USA.