Linux Hosting is basically used on severs that use Linux Operating System. It is basically a hosting plan where the server software is installed on a Linux operating system. Linux operating system provides its user with complete control and readily available scripts and programs. It is also commonly referred to as LAMP server-software combination - Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP/Perl/Python.
Advantages of Linux Hosting:
Linux is an open source software product.
Linux works well with some of the most popular scripting language such as PHP, and MySQL
It is most secure and confidential hosting