Common Gateway Interface
Common Gateway Interface offers standard protocols for web servers to execute programs which execute like Console applications running on server which generates web pages in dynamic way. These programs are known as CGI scripts. This specifics that how script is get executed by servers and are determined by server. In common case, CGI script executes at that time when request is made and it generates HTML.
If you chose CGI scripts to use, you can count on unique handmade hosting solution. CGI scripts run in smooth manner on servers and this make you website safer, better supported and faster than anywhere!
Common Gateway Interface Features:
- 1 Click Installation (WordPress & Joomla)
- Own Email Account
- Webmail Access
- Web based file manager
- FTP Access
- MySQL Database
- PHP, Perl Scripting
- Advanced Control Panel
- Subdomain Creation
- POP3/ IMAP/ SMTP
- Spam/Virus Protection
- EPP Key Control
- Domain Lock Control
- Full WHOIS Management
- Full DNS Management
CGI – Scripts Requirements:
- Pre-Installed CGI scripts : CGI scripts like FormMail Clone, CGI Email, Counter, Simple GuestBook, Randim HTML Generator, Simple CGI Wrapper are the pre installed scripts in CGI Centre, which you will find in cPanel.
- Installation of own CGI scripts : Own CGI scripts can be installed by putting them in cgi-bin folder and by accessing them through browser.
- Appropriate PHP version : Latest and appropriate PHP version is stable to use and is compatible with CGI scripts through 5 or more than 5 PHP versions to choose.
- Faster Handling of requests by Optimized MySQL : Always have latest MySQL version and additionally tweak MySQL server, which helps to handle requests faster.
Proven approach of CGI: CGI offers managed advantages to local and state government organizations which get established and proven single vendor solution for application management, hosting, services and software through CGI’s dedicated cloud infrastructure.
Approach like this strikes optimal balance of cross client synergy and scale while preserving the client control and centricity over both processes and timing through which new functionality get introduced. Service requirement, data, security can be tailored to each of the managed advantage client’’s need as every client resides own deployment, purpose build cloud platform, despite all the leverages.
For all the organizations with significant investments in technical and facilities infrastructure, CGI provides Managed Advantage Lite that provides comprehensive management of CGI Advantage application, allowing application to be hosted in customer’s data center.