Ubuntu is an extremely popular OS, which uses the Linux kernel. Even though it's used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases out there and it supports almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at least a 5-year support life cycle, so you're able to receive official security and performance updates. Unlike lots of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you can modify its core, or any of the numerous packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to set up the best software environment for your web apps regardless of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find a lot of materials on the world wide web related to any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

Ubuntu is available with our Linux VPS hosting and you can buy a VPS running it in just sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so you'll be able to pick the one which you need when the software that you would like to run on your hosting server has particular system requirements in this regard. You can also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you can set up anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you will have a web interface and all needed web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of installation is more effective for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time using your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

When the apps that you want to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you should choose our Linux dedicated web hosting 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 edition of your Operating System, based on which release your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Due to the fact that 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 would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, yet if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your web sites. If you don't want to lose time supervising your server, you can employ our Managed Services package, that features many tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The package comes with regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.