Ubuntu is among the most widespread Linux distributions for desktop machines, however the Operating System also has a server version, that has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is really quick and supports multiple hardware components, so it can function on virtually any kind of machine not using too much resources. The OS is regarded as being really dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you'll be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareproblems in the long term. As Ubuntu is totally free to use, you will be able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you find fit, devoid of restrictions and without paying any license fees. This way, you'll receive a fast, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We provide Ubuntu with our VPS servers and depending on what requirements your web apps have, you're able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with only a few clicks during the order process. If you get your server without a web hosting Control Panel, the only piece of software which will be installed on top of Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, so you're able to use a console in order to access the server and to set up a software environment of your choice. If you get your server with our Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you'll have a world wide web interface with which you will be able to control almost everything just as easily as you manage a regular shared account and all essential MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software are pre-installed, yet the root access to the server will be restricted. If you do not have a lot of experience, or in case you do not like to waste time on VPS management procedures, you are able to reap the benefits of our Managed Services upgrade, which features weekly Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
If the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you should opt for our Linux dedicated web hosting plans and add this Operating System to your order with a click. You'll be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of the OS, based on which release your apps need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can install anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't feature a website hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, but if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your sites. If you don't want to lose time controlling your hosting server, you can reap the benefits of our Managed Services package, which includes plenty of tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The package comes with regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.