Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server edition is getting pretty popular as well. The main reason is that the OS is amazingly light and it'll run on almost any kind of hardware without any issues, utilizing its resources to the fullest. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, which guarantees that you should have a safe and stable software environment on your server all the time. Also, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities on earth, which means that if you experience any kind of problem or have any question, you will find lots of resources on the web. Among the main benefits of this Operating System is that it comes with thousands of software packages that can be freely changed in accordance with your needs and / or the requirements of the applications which you'd like to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any kind of license fees any time. In comparison, other OS's are paid and their program code is not accessible, thus it can't be changed.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
Ubuntu is available with our VPS web hosting and you can get a VPS running it in less than an hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so that you are able to choose the one that you need when the software that you would like to run on the website hosting server has particular system requirements in this regard. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you'll be able to install anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a installation is more effective for users with less experience. We can also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this during the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
You'll be able to acquire Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages, considering that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Operating System. In this way, you can pick the more appropriate of the two, based on the type of apps that you need to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which gives you full control of the software environment. We'll install only the Apache web server software, which means that you'll be able to add everything else you will need, even if it is not related directly to sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to control everything from a console, however if you want, you may also set up a website hosting Control Panel, on condition that it is compatible with Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date every week and will make sure that you have the latest software packages for a stable and secure server environment.