Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Even though it's used primarily on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you're able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike various other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you're able to customize its core, or any of the countless packages it features, in any way you find fit. This enables you to install the best software environment for all your web applications whatever their requirements. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you will always find numerous materials on the Internet about any question or problem which you might have.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
If you need an Ubuntu-powered hosting server, you can get the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with each VPS server plan that we offer and everything is set up within 1 hour, so you are able to start using your VPS without delay. We offer two different editions because certain pieces of software have certain requirements in order to work effectively. You'll be able to manage an Ubuntu-powered VPS in 2 ways - if you order it with our in-house built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will get a world wide web interface and all of the software which is necessary for your websites will be pre-installed; while if you order it with no Control Panel, you will receive just the OS and the Apache web server software, which means that you will be able to install additional software employing Secure Shell. If you decide to include our Managed Services upgrade either throughout the signup process or at any later time, our admins will keep track of your hosting server and will upgrade Ubuntu regularly.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We supply Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans and if you need this OS, you can choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the order page. We offer two releases, to guarantee that the hosting server will meet the requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root access to the server will help you install any other software, because the only pre-installed app will be the Apache web server. You're able to access the server securely through a console, however if you would like to use a world wide web interface, you're free to install any Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you'd like to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you can add our Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of various tasks for you, including once a week Operating System updates.