Ubuntu is a very popular OS, which makes use of the Linux kernel. While it's used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases you can get and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike many other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you'll be able to modify its core, as well as all of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to install the optimal software environment for all your web applications whatever their specifications. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find lots of materials online regarding any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with our VPS servers and you can buy a VPS running it in less than 1 hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so you'll be able to choose the one that you need when the software that you want to run on your web hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you'll be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all required web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etc. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a setup is more effective for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so throughout the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the apps that you need to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you can choose one of our dedicated servers and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You're able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your Operating System, based on which edition your applications need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you'll have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not include a website hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your Internet sites. When you do not want to lose time managing the server, you can employ the Managed Services package, which includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.