Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel, but its server version is getting pretty popular as well. The main reason is the fact that the operating system is very light and it will run on almost any kind of hardware without issues, utilizing its resources to the maximum. Ubuntu is also extremely reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are supported for a minimum of five years, which guarantees that you will have a risk-free and stable software environment on your website hosting server at all times. In addition, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities on the planet, so if you experience any difficulty or have any kind of question, you'll discover plenty of resources on the Internet. Among the main advantages of this OS is that it features tens of thousands of software packages that can be easily adjusted according to your needs and / or the requirements of the apps which you wish to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any license fees at any time. In comparison, other Operating Systems are paid and their program code is not accessible, thus it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With all of our VPS servers, you will be able to pick the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We're aware of the fact that some programs have certain requirements in terms of the OS they're installed on, so you will be able to select from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. You can also select whether the VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will find everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you can make everything through your Internet browser, however the root access will be restricted; while in the second case, you will get Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, so that you're able to set up anything freely due to the full root access which you'll be given, yet the server management tasks can be done using a console. Our system administrators can keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis when you add the optional Managed Services package that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as a lot of system resources, you should opt for our Linux dedicated servers and add this Operating System to your order with just a single click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your OS, depending on which release your apps need to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. As you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not feature a website hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, yet if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to control your sites. In case you don't want to lose time taking care of your hosting server, you can employ our Managed Services package, that features lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The package features routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.