Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server version is getting quite popular as well. The main reason is the fact that the OS is really light and it will function on almost any hardware with no issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are supported for at least five years, which warrants that you will have a protected and dependable software environment on your hosting server all the time. Also, Ubuntu has one of the biggest user communities around the world, which means that if you experience any kind of problem or have any kind of question, you'll find numerous resources online. One of the basic benefits of this OS is that it includes a great number of software packages which can be easily changed according to your needs as well as the requirements of the apps which you intend to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any license fees at any time. In contrast, other Operating Systems are paid and their code is not accessible, therefore it can't be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS services and you can obtain a VPS running it in just sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you're able to choose the one which you need if the software that you wish to run on your server has specific system requirements regarding this. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you'll be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of setup is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly when you add the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting

When the apps that you would like to run require Ubuntu and a lot of system resources, you can choose one of our Linux dedicated hosting and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your OS, depending on which release your apps need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. As you'll have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to install anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, however if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your websites. In case you don't want to lose time controlling the web hosting server, you can take full advantage of our Managed Services package, which includes numerous tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The package includes routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.