Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been rising in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions out there and it supports almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you can receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you will be able to modify its core, or all of the countless packages it features, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the proper software environment for all your web applications regardless of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find lots of materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

With all of our Linux VPS web hosting, you'll be able to decide on the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some pieces of software have certain requirements with regard to the Operating System they can be installed on, which means that you will be able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. In addition, you can choose if the VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll get everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etc. software, and you're able to do everything by using your Internet browser, but the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you'll receive Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, so you can install anything freely thanks to the full root access that you'll be given, however the server management tasks can be done through a console. Our admins can watch your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis when you add the additional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

When the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of resources, you should select our Linux dedicated servers hosting and add this OS to your order with a click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your OS, according to which release your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not come with a website hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, but if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your web sites. In case you don't want to lose time supervising your hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes many tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The package includes regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.