Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, which makes use of the Linux kernel. While it's used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it supports almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you can customize its core, and any of the thousands of packages it features, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to set up the ideal software environment for your web applications regardless of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you can always find find numerous materials online regarding any question or problem which you might have.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We offer Ubuntu with our Linux VPS servers and based on what system requirements your web applications have, you're able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with only a few mouse clicks during the order process. When you order your server with no hosting Control Panel, the sole software that will be set up along with Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, therefore you can use a console to access the server and to set up a software environment of your liking. When you acquire your server with the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you will have a world wide web interface with which you can manage almost everything just as easily as you control a regular shared account and all of the necessary MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software will be pre-installed, yet the root access to your server is restricted. When you don't have a lot experience, or if you don't wish to waste time on VPS supervision procedures, you're able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, that features weekly Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you can pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with just a click on the registration page. We offer two releases, to guarantee that the hosting server matches the requirements of the software that you want to set up. The full root access to the server allows you to set up any other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You can access the server safely through a console, yet in case you prefer to use a web interface, you're free to set up any Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server maintenance tasks, you are able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of plenty of tasks for you, including weekly OS updates.