Ubuntu is an extremely popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Even though it is used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases out there and it supports almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It's also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official security and performance updates. Unlike lots of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you will be able to modify its core, and / or any of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This enables you to set up the ideal software environment for all of your web applications irrespective of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so you can always find find lots of materials on the Internet related to any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

Ubuntu is available with our VPS hosting and you can acquire a VPS running it in just 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so that you can select the one that you need when the software that you wish to run on the web hosting server has specific system requirements regarding this. You can also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you will be able to install anything using 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, mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, but this type of installation is more effective for users with less experience. We can also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly when you add our 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 Web Hosting

When the apps that you would like to run require Ubuntu and lots of system resources, you should opt for one of our dedicated hosting services and add this OS to your order with a single click. You're able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your Operating System, depending on which release your applications need in order to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not feature a website hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, yet if you would like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your Internet sites. In case you don't want to lose time supervising the hosting server, you can take advantage of our Managed Services package, that features many tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The package features regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.