Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that employs the Linux kernel. While it's used primarily on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it supports almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you can get official security and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you are able to customize its core, as well as all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the ideal software environment for all your web applications irrespective of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find lots of materials on the web about any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

With any of our Linux VPS web hosting, you'll be able to decide on the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some pieces of software have particular requirements in terms of the Operating System they are installed on, and you are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if your VPS should feature the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll find everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etc. software, and you'll be able to do everything by using your Internet browser, however the root access will be restricted; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, which means that you'll be able to set up anything freely because of the full root access that you will be given, yet the server management tasks can be done through a console. Our administrators will monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis when you add the optional Managed Services bundle which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

We supply Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans and if you need this Operating System, you're able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with just a click on the registration page. We supply two releases, in order to make sure that the server will meet the requirements of the software that you'd like to install. The full root accessibility to the server will enable you to set up various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You can access the server safely through a console, however if you like better to use a world wide web interface, you can set up any Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to focus your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you can add our Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of plenty of tasks for you, including regular Operating System upgrades.