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 For DirectAdmin,​ we setup CustomBuild for the options to build Litespeed as the primary webserver with the license issued to your server. For DirectAdmin,​ we setup CustomBuild for the options to build Litespeed as the primary webserver with the license issued to your server.
  
-For cPanel we use their [[https://​www.litespeedtech.com/​products/​control-panel-plugins/​cpanel-whm-plugin|official WHM plugin]] to do so.  With this plugin, cPanel Support will also officially support LiteSpeed, so if LiteSpeed itself or the plugin itself is broken in a way we are not able to fix, we will be able to ask them for additional assistance (or to open a bug report if needed). ​ In part for this reason, LiteSpeed is often a better option than nginx, despite the price difference.+For cPanel we use their [[https://​www.litespeedtech.com/​products/​litespeed-web-server/​control-panel-plugins/​cpanel|official WHM plugin]] to do so.  With this plugin, cPanel Support will also officially support LiteSpeed, so if LiteSpeed itself or the plugin itself is broken in a way we are not able to fix, we will be able to ask them for additional assistance (or to open a bug report if needed). ​ In part for this reason, LiteSpeed is often a better option than nginx, despite the price difference.
  
 For very high-traffic websites, LiteSpeed can be much more efficient than Apache. ​ Adding LiteSpeed to a server can allow it to handle the site traffic more easily without needing to add more resources to the server. Since, depending on the size of the server, adding LiteSpeed can sometimes cost less than moving to a higher tier server plan, it can be worth considering. ​ Additionally,​ for sites with the highest of traffic levels, even a large server might not be able to keep up well enough if using Apache. ​ In such situations, switching to LiteSpeed may be necessary in order for the site to work well. For very high-traffic websites, LiteSpeed can be much more efficient than Apache. ​ Adding LiteSpeed to a server can allow it to handle the site traffic more easily without needing to add more resources to the server. Since, depending on the size of the server, adding LiteSpeed can sometimes cost less than moving to a higher tier server plan, it can be worth considering. ​ Additionally,​ for sites with the highest of traffic levels, even a large server might not be able to keep up well enough if using Apache. ​ In such situations, switching to LiteSpeed may be necessary in order for the site to work well.
control-panels/misc/introduction-to-litespeed.txt · Last modified: 2019/09/25 15:16 by Karson N.