Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux distributions for desktop machines, yet the Operating System also has a server version, that has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is very fast and supports various hardware components, so it can work on virtually any server without consuming a lot of resources. The Operating System is considered to be really dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find many different sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you will be able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long run. Because Ubuntu is free to use, you'll be able to customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you see fit, without any limitations and without any license fees. In this way, you will get a quick, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
With any of our Linux VPS web hosting service, you'll be able to select the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have certain requirements with regard to the OS they're set up on, so you'll be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. You can also select if the VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll have everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you will be able to make everything from your web browser, but the root access is restricted; while in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so that you can set up anything freely because of the full root access which you'll be given, however the server management tasks are performed from a console. Our admins can monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis if you add the optional Managed Services package which we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We provide Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you are able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with just a click on the registration page. We offer two versions, so as to make sure that the server meets the requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root admission to the server allows you to set up various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server safely through a console, yet if you prefer to use an online interface, you're free to set up any Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to focus your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you are able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of a number of tasks for you, including weekly Operating System updates.