HC10 Supported Software

Operating System
Windows Server check_circle Any edition of Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2016, 2019 or 2022 x 64 platform.
check_circle Hosting Controller uses SQL Server to host its database. You may use any edition of SQL Server 2008 or above. SQL Server Express edition is free and can be downloaded from Microsoft website as http://www.microsoft.com/express/sql/download/ SQL Server Collation must be SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS.
check_circle IIS7 or above (Refer to IIS Roles)
check_circle Microsoft .NET Framework 4.8 or above
check_circle HC10 Windows License (Refer to HC License Selection Guide)
Linux Server check_circle Any GNU/Linux like CentOS, Debian, CloudLinux, or Red Hat
check_circle Apache must be installed on Web Servers
check_circle HC10 Linux License,
Amazon Web Services
Amazon AWS check_circle Amazon EC2 running Windows or Linux Server is a secure and dependable environment to run Hosting Controller.
check_circle AWS can also be used to deploy Microsoft Exchange Server quickly and cost-effectively.
check_circle Customers can successfully deploy and run every version of Exchange currently available, including Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 and 2019. AWS provides options for using Microsoft software licenses on the AWS cloud.
check_circle Customers can also use AWS Launch Wizard which leads them through a best practices deployment of self-managed Microsoft Exchange Server on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). AWS Launch Wizard uses the AWS Well-Architected Framework to guide through the configuration, sizing and deployment of Microsoft Exchange Server on AWS Cloud, without the need to manually identify and provision individual AWS resources.
Microsoft Azure check_circle If you’re creating your own deployment in Azure, you can use any configuration (e.g. OS or database) that’s supported by Hosting Controller.
Web Server
Microsoft IIS (Windows)  
Microsoft IIS 6 (Windows 2003) HC9 Only
Apache Apache  
FTP Server
Microsoft MS FTP  
VS-ftpd FTP Server vsftpd  
ProFTPD FTP Server ProFTPD  
ServU Serv-U HC9 Only
Gene6 FTP Server Gene6 FTP Server HC9 Only
Mail Server
MS-Exchange Server 2007 & 2010 MS Exchange Server 2022, 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010 & 2007 Check HC Exchange Module for Details
IceWarp Server IceWarp  
Mail-Enable MailEnable  
SmarterMail SmarterMail  
SendMail Sendmail  
Qmail qmail  
SquirrelMail SquirrelMail  
Exim Mail Server Exim  
PostFix Mail Server Postfix  
I-MAil IMail Server HC9 Only
MDaemon Mail server MDaemon HC9 Only (Not supported on x64)
Anti-Spam Solution
Spam Experts Spam Experts  
Database Server
MS-SQL Server 2022, 2019, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2008, 2005 Microsoft SQL Server 2022, 2019, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2008, 2005  
MySQL Server MySQL  
MariaDB MariaDB  
DNS Server
Microsoft Microsoft DNS  
bind-DNS BIND  
Simple DNS Plus Simple DNS Plus  
ClouDNS ClouDNS  
Amazon Route 53 Amazon Route 53  
Statistic Server
awstats AWStats Shipped Free with HC
webalizer The Webalizer Shipped Free with HC
Smarter-Stats SmarterStats  
Web-Trends WebTrends reporting server HC9 Only
Web-Trends WebTrends Enterprise Suite HC9 Only
Domain Registrars
enom eNom
Gandi Domain Registrar Gandi.net  
Za Central Registry ZA Central Registry  
Reatime Realtime Register HC9 Only
OnlineNic OnlineNIC HC9 Only
Godaddy GoDaddy HC9 Only
SSL Certificate Authority
Virtually any SSL Authority    
Let's Encrypt    
Server Name Indication (SNI)    
Hosting Controller Marketplace HC Cloud Marketplace  
nopCommerce nopCommerce HC Plugin
Payment Gateways
AuthorizeNet Authorize.Net  
PSiGate PSiGate  
PayPal PayPal  
Moneris Moneris  
Bambora Bambora  
PayTR PayTR  
first-data First Data HC9 Only
WorldPay Worldpay HC9 Only
2CO 2CheckOut HC9 Only
Chronopay Chronopay HC9 Only
BluePay BluePay HC9 Only
Saferpay Gateway Saferpay HC9 Only
Hosting Controller New Payment Gateway If your required gateway is not in the supported list then use this new gateway integration guide to integrate your own payment gateway with HC Marketplace.
perl Perl  
DotNet .NET Framework  
RubyOnRails Ruby on Rails HC9 Linux Only
Website Builder
Site.pro Site.pro  
Softaculous Auto Installer
Softaculous Softaculous AbanteCart Concrete5 CubeCart Dolphin Joomla MediaWiki MyBB Open_Real_Estate phpbb PrestaShop smf WHMCS wordpress YetiForce PHPmyAdmin xoops
HC Click & Install Apps
WordPress WordPress  
Joomla Joomla  
Drupal Drupal  
Hosting Controller Marketplace HC Marketplace  
PrestaShop PrestaShop  
AbanteCart AbanteCart  
phpBB Forums phpBB  
Photo Galleries
Plogger Plogger  
Piwigo Piwigo  
Piwigo DokuWiki  
DB Tools
myLittleAdmin myLittleAdmin  
phpMyAdmin phpMyAdmin  
Moodle Moodle  
SuiteCRM SuiteCRM  
Features Requirements