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APL-005 - CentOS 8.x 64bit - Plesk Obsidian Cloud Server Pro service guide Cloud Server Smart service guide


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This template is a Linux CentOS 8 with Plesk Obsidian control panel.
With the control panel, you can boost the productivity, management, speed, security and ease-of-use of the apps and services available to your hosting customers on your server.
It has never been so easy to configure your server thanks to integration with services such as mail server, ftp server, web statistics, and more.
Increase your system's security as well as the protection enjoyed by all apps: the more secure uploads are with the FTP service, the more secure your emails will be, with a high level of anti-spam protection.
Give your customers the chance to sell your services themselves: the tools available are both useful and powerful, and they are already included, such as managing generated traffic and setting up space and usage limits for end users.
You can customise the control panel to suit you, and you can even have a different look for different kinds of user. You can also add your own company logo. In the same way, you can set a different language for each user.


It can be accessed through SSH with a root username and the relevant password.
Sign in to the Plesk control panel w the first time (then use admin afterwards) with the password chosen during activation at
For example: if the server's address is IP you will need to login with the browser at this address:


The Plesk components already installed are:
  • Base packages of Plesk
  • Plesk Updater
  • PHP5 support
  • Apache web server support
  • Nginx support
  • MySQL server support
  • Postfix Mailserver

Additional Components

Additional features and extensions can be added to the Plesk panel from the Extensions menu:
  • WordPress Toolkit
  • Joomla Toolkit
  • Social Media Login
  • Backup to Cloud Storage
  • Antivirus
  • Antispam

Template Version 



Plesk Obsidian 18.0.x
Stable Kernel version 4.18.0-*
Centos 8.x EOL May 31, 2029