Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Even though it's used mainly on desktops, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you can receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you are able to modify its core, and / or any of the numerous packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This allows you to install the right software environment for all of your web applications irrespective of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find lots of materials online related to any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS service and you can get a VPS running it in less than sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so you can choose the one which you need if the software that you would like to run on your server has specific system requirements regarding this. You may also select whether 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 using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all the required web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a installation is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this during 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 Operating System, you are able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the order page. We supply two releases, to make sure that the hosting server matches the requirements of the software that you would like to set up. The full root admission to your server will help you install various other software, since the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You are able to access the server safely through a console, but in case you like better to use a world wide web interface, you are free to set up any kind of Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will handle a variety of tasks for you, including weekly Operating System upgrades.