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 rising in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases you can get and it's compatible with almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you're able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you're able to customize its core, or any of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This allows you to install the proper software environment for your web apps whatever their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find lots of materials on the web related to any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

With any of our VPS web hosting, you're able to choose the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have specific requirements with regard to the Operating System they are installed on, and you are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. You can also select if the VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will have everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etc. software, and you'll be able to make everything through your web browser, but the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so that you're able to install anything freely thanks to the full root access which you'll be given, however the server management tasks will be done using a console. Our admins can watch your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis if you add the additional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

We offer Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans and if you need this OS, you are able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with just a click on the order page. We provide two releases, so as to ensure that the hosting server will match the system requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root accessibility to the server allows you to install various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You can access the server safely from a console, yet if you prefer to use a world wide web interface, you're free to install any kind of Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to focus your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you are able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will handle plenty of tasks for you, including regular OS updates.