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What is the most popular hosting software configuration?

Server Software Configuration

The most popular hosting software configuration is known as LAMP which stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. These are broken down as follows:

Linux – Most popular Open Source Operating System

Apache – Web Server which allows files to be transferred from the Web Server and displayed on a web browser (i.e. your PC or mobile phone’s browser)

MySQL – Popular database software

PHP – Scripting language commonly used to perform MySQL database queries

Updated on: 20/06/2022

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