Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux versions for personal computers, but the OS also has a server release, that has been gaining popularity lately. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a variety of hardware components, so it can function on virtually any computer not consuming a lot of system resources. The OS is widely known as very reliable and secure, plus due to its popularity, you'll find lots of sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwaretroubles over time. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is totally free to use, you'll be able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you find fit, without any limitations and without having to pay any license fees. In this way, you can obtain a quick, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
With all of our Linux VPS web hosting packages
, you will be able to decide on the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have particular requirements in terms of the Operating System they're installed on, which means that you're able to select from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can select whether your VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll find everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you can do everything through your online browser, but the root access is limited; while in the second case, you'll receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so that you're able to set up anything freely due to the full root access that you will be given, yet the server management tasks will be done using a console. Our system administrators will keep track of your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation weekly when you add the optional Managed Services package which we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
Ubuntu is among the OS options which you'll find on our order page if you choose to acquire one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages
. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition, in order to meet the system requirements of the applications that you would like to set up on the server. You may also choose the software that will run on your machine, because we will set up only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be custom software that you choose. You can set up the latter without problems using a Secure Shell console, because you'll get root-level access and you'll have full control over your server. You are free to set up a website hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things through a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler for you, we also supply a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, comes with Operating System upgrades.