Ubuntu is an extremely popular OS, that employs the Linux kernel. Even though it is used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an at least a 5-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official protection and performance updates. Unlike various other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you can modify its core, and / or all of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the optimal software environment for your web applications irrespective of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you'll always find find a lot of materials on the web regarding any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We provide Ubuntu with our Linux VPS servers and based on what requirements your web apps have, you will be able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with just a few clicks during the registration process. When you get your server with no web hosting Control Panel, the sole software that will be installed in addition to Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, so you'll be able to use a console to gain access to the hosting server and to set up a software environment of your choice. If you acquire your server with the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you will have a world wide web interface with which you're able to manage almost everything as quickly as you control an ordinary shared account and all of the required MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software are pre-installed, however the root access to the server will be limited. If you don't have a lot experience, or if you don't wish to waste time on VPS supervision procedures, you're able to reap the benefits of our Managed Services upgrade, that features every week Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the apps that you need to run require Ubuntu and lots of system resources, you can select our dedicated service and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You're able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your OS, according to which edition your apps need in order to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will 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 doesn't include a website hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, but if you would like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your Internet sites. When you do not want to lose time taking care of your server, you can take advantage of our Managed Services package, that includes a lot of tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The package features regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.