Ubuntu is a really popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Even though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been rising in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that 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're able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike lots of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you are able to customize its core, and / or any of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This allows you to set up the ideal software environment for your web applications whatever their requirements. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so you will always find a lot of materials on the Internet about any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With any of our VPS plans, you are able to choose the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have specific requirements with regard to the Operating System they are set up on, and you're able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. In addition, you can select whether the VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will receive everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you can make everything from your web browser, yet the root access is restricted; whereas in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so that you can set up anything freely thanks to the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks are performed using a console. Our sysadmins can monitor your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu setup weekly when you add the additional Managed Services package that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

If the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you should opt for our dedicated web hosting plans and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of your Operating System, according to 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'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't contain a web hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, but if you'd like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your web sites. In case you do not want to lose time maintaining the server, you can take advantage of our Managed Services package, which includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade includes routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.