Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, which employs the Linux kernel. Although it's used mainly on desktops, its server version has been rising in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases you can get and it is compatible with almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you're able to modify its core, and any of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to set up the proper software environment for all of your web apps irrespective of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so you'll always find find plenty of materials on the world wide web related to any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS hosting packages and you can purchase a VPS running it in less than an hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so you're able to choose the one that you need if the software that you wish to run on your hosting server has particular system requirements in this regard. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you'll be able to install anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have a world wide web interface and all the 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 installation is more effective for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

You are able to acquire Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans, considering that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this Operating System. This way, you'll be able to choose the more appropriate of them, based on the type of applications which you would like to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You will have root-level access to the server, which will provide you with full control of the software environment. We'll install only the Apache web server software, which means that you are able to add everything else you'll need, even if it is not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You are able to control everything using a console, yet if you would like, you may also set up a hosting Control Panel, as long as it supports Ubuntu. In case you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the newest software packages for a stable and secure server environment.