Ubuntu is a really popular OS, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions out there and it supports almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It's also very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you are able to customize its core, and / or all of the thousands of packages it features, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to install the best software environment for your web apps regardless of their requirements. Because of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you can always find find lots of materials on the world wide web about any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

With any of our Linux VPS web hosting packages, you are able to select the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have particular requirements with regard to the Operating System they are installed on, which means that you will be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. You can also select if the VPS should feature the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll receive everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etc. software, and you are able to make everything via your web browser, yet the root access will be restricted; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so you are able to set up anything freely because of the full root access which you'll be given, however the server management tasks will be done from a console. Our system administrators will 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 Servers Hosting

You're able to obtain Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans, due to the fact that we provide 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this OS. This way, you are able to select the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of apps that you need to set up and run and on the system requirements they have about the Operating System. You will have root-level access to the server, which will provide you with full control over the software environment. We'll set up only the Apache web server software, which means that you can add anything else you will need, even when it is not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You'll be able to manage everything using a console, however if you would like, you can also install a website hosting Control Panel, when it is compatible with Ubuntu. If you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a well-balanced and safe server environment.