Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel. Even though it is used primarily on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular recently as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a 5-year support life cycle, so you will be able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike many other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you can modify its core, as well as all of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the ideal software environment for your web apps irrespective of their requirements. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so that you will always find lots of materials on the world wide web regarding any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With all of our VPS hosting service, you will be able to decide on the Ubuntu Operating System from the order page. We're aware of the fact that some programs have specific requirements in terms of the Operating System they're installed on, and you'll be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose whether your VPS should come with the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will get everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etc. software, and you are able to make everything by using your web browser, yet the root access is limited; while in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, which means that you'll be able to set up anything freely because of the full root access which you'll be given, yet the server management tasks will be done through a console. Our sysadmins will monitor your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis when you add the optional Managed Services bundle which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

When the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu and a lot of resources, you can choose our Linux dedicated servers and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the Operating System, depending on which release your applications need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. As you'll have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you can set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't include a web hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to control your Internet sites. In case you don't want to lose time supervising the web hosting server, you can take advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade features routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.