Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, which makes use of the Linux kernel. While it is used mainly on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a 5-year support life cycle, so you are able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike a number of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you are able to customize its core, as well as any of the numerous packages it features, in any way you see fit. This allows you to install the ideal software environment for all your web applications whatever their requirements. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, which means that you will always find lots of materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With all of our Linux VPS service, you are able to pick the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have certain requirements in terms of the Operating System they're set up on, and you can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. You can also choose whether your VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will find everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etc. software, and you will be able to do everything from your web browser, however the root access is limited; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so you can set up anything freely thanks to the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks are done using a console. Our system administrators will watch your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu setup weekly if you add the optional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You'll be able to acquire Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans, since we provide 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this OS. This way, you're able to pick the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of applications that you need to set up and run and on the system requirements they have about the OS. You will have root-level access to the server, which will provide you with full control of the software setting. We will set up only the Apache web server software, which means that you will be able to add whatever else you need, even if it's not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You will be able to manage everything from a console, yet if you want, you may also set up a web hosting Control Panel, provided that it is compatible with Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will keep your OS up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the newest software packages for a well-balanced and risk-free server environment.