Ubuntu is a widespread desktop OS, which uses the Linux kernel, and its server version is getting really popular too. The reason is that the OS is really light and it'll function on almost any kind of hardware without issues, utilizing its resources to the fullest. Ubuntu is also pretty reliable and secure and all of the Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are supported for a minimum of 5 years, which warrants that you should have a safe and dependable software environment on your server at all times. Also, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities worldwide, so if you experience any issue or have any kind of question, you will find numerous resources online. One of the major advantages of this Operating System is that it has a great number of software packages that can be easily adjusted in accordance with your needs as well as the needs of the apps which you would like to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any license fees at all. In contrast, other Operating Systems are paid and their code is not accessible, thus it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with our VPS servers and you can obtain a VPS running it in less than one hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so that you are able to choose the one which you need when the software that you would like to run on the web hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you will be able to install anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all needed web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, but this type of installation is more effective for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly when you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so throughout the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You're able to acquire Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, due to the fact that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Operating System. This way, you will be able to pick the more appropriate of these two, depending 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 provides you with full control of the software setting. We'll install only the Apache web server software, therefore you will be able to add everything else you will need, even if it is not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You can manage everything using a console, yet if you want, you can also set up a hosting Control Panel, on condition that it is compatible with Ubuntu. In case you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date on a weekly basis and will make sure that you have the newest software packages for a stable and secure server environment.