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cPanel - pre-installed on servers in the Netherlands, Finland and USA

Rent a virtual (VPS) or dedicated server having pre-installed cPanel - reliable and intuitive server and site management platform. Simply choose the right plan, configure a server and start working in 15 minutes.

  • Already installed - we have taken care of all the technical part
  • Official partner of cPanel - original software on favorable terms
  • Supported 24/7 - we are always ready to help
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How it works

  1. Choose server and license

    Choose an instant server or make an individual configuration. During the ordering process, select the cPanel license, network settings and other parameters.
  2. Place an order

    After placing and paying for the order, we will contact you and let you know the exact time the server is ready. The delivery time of the server depends on its type, but usually, everything takes no more than 15 minutes.
  3. Start working

    When the server is ready, we will send all the access details to your email. cPanel will already be installed and ready to go.

Rent pre-installed cPanel on virtual (VPS) or dedicated servers

cPanel is provided only for leased HOSTKEY servers. To get the cPanel preinstalled, select it in the Software tab while ordering the server plan.

cPanel on virtual (VPS) servers

Rent a reliable VPS in the Netherlands, Finland and USA.

Server delivery ETA: ≈15 minutes.

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cPanel on dedicated servers

Rent a dedicated server with a full out-of-band management in the Netherlands, Finland and USA.

Server delivery ETA: ≈15 minutes.

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cPanel official partner

Official partner of cPanel

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.

  • Up to 5 accounts
Special offer Free trial license for 15 days

Optimal for mid-level businesses and large agencies that are growing. Allows for scalability.

  • Up to 30 accounts
Special offer Free trial license for 15 days

Created for data centers, enterprise level businesses, and larger web hosts.

  • Up to 100 accounts
Special offer Free trial license for 15 days


How to install cPanel on a virtual or dedicated server?

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.

Can I change my license after installation?

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.

How can I get a license?

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.

Which images are compatible with cPanel?

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:

  • CentOS 7 и 8.
  • CloudLinux 7 и 8.
  • AlmaLinux 8.

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.

I have problems installing and/or using cPanel

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.

Main functions of cPanel

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.

Website and email
Easily create and manage websites using tools and website builders. Users can create and manage email accounts, set up email forwarding and autoresponders, configure spam filters, and access webmail interfaces.
Use simplified tools to add, remove, and manage domains, subdomains, and DNS settings. Set up redirects, manage domain aliases, and configure domain-related email accounts.
Create, manage, and manipulate databases easily. cPanel offers tools to create custom databases, manage access privileges, and use phpMyAdmin or phpPgAdmin for database administration.
File Management
Handle file operations directly from the control panel with the cPanel File Manager. It provides features such as uploading, downloading, moving, copying, renaming, and editing files without the need for FTP clients.
Customer migrations
Transfer cPanel accounts from remote servers easily. Migrations are simple - the cPanel in-house technical support team will navigate the process for you.
Use the extended tools for managing SSL certificates, configuring firewall settings, setting up password-protected directories, and generating security tokens for remote access.
Backup and Restore
Create backups of your website files, databases, and email accounts through cPanel. It allows for scheduled backups, manual backups, and easy restoration of data when needed.
Software Installation
Install popular CMS platforms, e-commerce systems, forums, blogs, and more in just a few clicks. cPanel provides access to a range of software applications and scripts through its built-in script installer.
Resource and Usage Statistics
cPanel offers insights into resource usage, including bandwidth, disk space, and website traffic. It provides detailed statistics and logs to help users monitor and optimize their website’s performance.

Why choose a cPanel server at HOSTKEY?

  • TIER III Data Centers

    Top reliability and security provide stable operation of your servers and 99.982% uptime per year.
  • DDoS protection

    The service is organized using software and hardware solutions to protect against TCP-SYN Flood attacks (SYN, ACK, RST, FIN, PUSH).
  • Round-the-clock technical support

    The application form allows you to get technical support at any time of the day or night. First response within 15 minutes.

What customers say

After launching another successful IP — HUNT: Showdown, a competitive first-person PvP bounty hunting game with heavy PvE elements, Crytek aimed to bring this amazing game for its end-users. We needed a hosting provider that can offer us high-performance servers with great network speed, latency, and 24/7 support.
Stefan Neykov Crytek
doXray has been using HOSTKEY for the development and the operation of our software solutions. Our applications require the use of GPU processing power. We have been using HOSTKEY for several years and we are very satisfied with the way they operate. New requirements are setup fast and support follows up after the installation process to check if everything is as requested. Support during operations is reliable and fast.
Wimdo Blaauboer doXray
We would like to thank HOSTKEY for providing us with high-quality hosting services for over 4 years. Lp-label has been able to conduct many of its more than 100 million daily measurements through HOSTKEY’s servers, making our meteorological coverage even more complete.
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