Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server edition is getting very popular as well. The main reason is the fact that the operating system is really light and it will function on almost any kind of hardware without any 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 guarantees that you should have a risk-free and dependable software environment on your server all of the time. Also, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities globally, which means that if you experience any kind of problem or have any question, you'll find lots of resources on the net. One of the major advantages of this Operating System is that it comes with tens of thousands of software packages that can be easily modified in accordance with your needs as well as the requirements of the apps that you would like to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any license fees any time. In comparison, other Operating Systems are paid and their program code isn't accessible, which means that it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS web hosting and you can buy a VPS running it in less than one hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so that you will be able to select the one that you need when the software that you want to run on the web hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up 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 set up 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 this type of setup is more suitable for users with less experience. We can also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

Ubuntu is one of the OS options that you can find on our order page in case you choose to acquire one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, in order to match the system requirements of the apps which you want to set up on the server. You can also choose the software that will run on your machine, since we will install only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be tailor-made software of your liking. You're able to install the latter without any problems employing a Secure Shell console, as you will have root-level access and you'll get full control over the server. You are free to set up a website hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things from a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, comes with Operating System updates.