Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike a number of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you can modify its core, as well as all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the perfect software environment for all your web applications irrespective of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, which means that you will always find lots of materials online about any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We offer Ubuntu with our Linux VPS servers and depending on what system requirements your web applications have, you will be able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the Operating System with just a few clicks throughout the registration process. If you get your server with no website hosting Control Panel, the sole software that will be set up in addition to Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, which means that you'll be able to use a console to access the website hosting server and to build a software environment of your choice. If you obtain your server with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll have a world wide web interface with which you're able to control almost everything just as easily as you control a standard shared account and all the required MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software will be pre-installed, however the root access to your server will be restricted. When you don't have a lot experience, or in case you don't plan to waste time on VPS control procedures, you'll be able to reap the benefits of our Managed Services upgrade, which includes every week Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the apps that you want to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of resources, you should select our Linux dedicated servers and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You can select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the OS, depending on which edition your apps need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to install anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't feature a web hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you want, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your web sites. In case you do not want to lose time taking care of the web hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, that includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The package includes regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.