Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel. While it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been gaining in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases out there and it's compatible with almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to modify its core, or any of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to set up the ideal software environment for your web applications regardless of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find numerous materials on the Internet related to any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with our VPS servers and you can get a VPS running it in just sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you are able to pick the one that you need when the software that you wish to run on the hosting server has specific system requirements regarding this. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you'll be able to install anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have an online interface and all required web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, 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 the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this during the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the applications that you want to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of system resources, you can choose one of our 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 release of your Operating System, based on which edition your apps need to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you'll have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you can install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not include a web hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, yet if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your Internet sites. In case you don't want to lose time supervising the web hosting server, you can use the Managed Services package, that features countless tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The upgrade features regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.