Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular Operating System, that makes use of the Linux kernel. While it's used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been rising in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a 5-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike alternative OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you will be able to modify its core, as well as all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to install the optimal software environment for all of your web applications irrespective of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find a lot of materials on the Internet about any question or problem that you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

With all of our Linux VPS hosting, you are able to decide on the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have certain requirements in terms of the Operating System they are installed on, which means that you'll be able to select from the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if your VPS should include our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will receive everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you will be able to do everything by using your online browser, however the root access is restricted; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so you can set up anything freely because of the full root access which you'll be given, yet the server management tasks will be performed from a console. Our sysadmins can keep track of your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis if you add the optional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

You are able to obtain Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages, considering that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Operating System. Thus, you'll be able to select the more appropriate of the two, depending on the type of applications which you'd like to install and run and on the system requirements they have about the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which gives you full control over the software setting. We'll set up only the Apache web server software, which means that you can add whatever else you will need, even if it's not related directly to sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You are able to manage everything through a console, however if you would like, you can also set up a web hosting Control Panel, when it supports Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll maintain your OS up-to-date every week and will make sure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a reliable and secure server environment.