Ubuntu is a very popular OS, which uses the Linux kernel. Even though it is used primarily on PCs, its server version has been gaining in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases you can get and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an at least a 5-year support life cycle, so you can receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to customize its core, as well as any of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This allows you to install the best software environment for your web apps irrespective of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so you can always find find plenty of materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

With all of our Linux VPS hosting services, you are able to choose the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have particular requirements with regard to the Operating System they can be set up on, which means that you can select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. You can also select whether your VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will receive everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to make everything from your online browser, but the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, which means that you will be able to set up anything freely thanks to the full root access which you will be given, however the server management tasks will be done using a console. Our admins can monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis if you add the additional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

We offer Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans and if you need this OS, you can choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the registration page. We supply two releases, to make sure that the server will meet the requirements of the software that you'd like to set up. The full root admission to the server will enable you to install various other software, since the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You'll be able to access the server safely from a console, however if you would like to use an online interface, you can set up any kind of Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you are able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will handle various tasks for you, including once a week OS updates.