Ubuntu is a popular desktop Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel, but its server release is getting pretty popular as well. The reason is that the operating system is amazingly light and it can function on almost any kind of hardware with no issues, utilizing its resources to the fullest. Ubuntu is also really reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are supported for at least five years, which warrants that you should have a risk-free and dependable software environment on your web hosting server at all times. Furthermore, Ubuntu has one of the biggest user communities around the world, so if you experience any kind of problem or have any kind of question, you will discover plenty of resources on the Internet. One of the main benefits of this OS is the fact that it features tens of thousands of software packages which can be easily changed in accordance with your needs as well as the needs of the applications which you intend to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any kind of license fees any time. In comparison, other OS's are paid and their program code is not accessible, therefore it cannot be changed.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with our VPS servers and you can purchase a VPS running it in just 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so that you're able to select the one which you need if the software that you want to run on the hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you will be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have a web interface and all the necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a setup is more effective for users with less experience. We can also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly 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 Servers
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you are able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with just a click on the registration page. We offer two editions, to guarantee that the server will meet the system requirements of the software that you'd like to install. The full root admission to your server will help you set up various other software, as the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server securely from a console, but in case you prefer to use an online interface, you are free to set up any kind of Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you are able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle various tasks for you, which includes once a week OS upgrades.