Ubuntu is an extremely popular OS, which employs the Linux kernel. Even though it's used mainly on personal computers, its server version has been gaining in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions out there and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a 5-year support life cycle, so you're able to receive official security and performance updates. Unlike a number of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you are able to customize its core, and all of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to set up the perfect software environment for all your web apps regardless of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you will always find plenty of materials on the web about any question or problem that you might have.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We offer Ubuntu with all our VPS web hosting plans and based on what system requirements your web apps have, you'll be able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with only a couple of mouse clicks during the order process. When you get your server with no hosting Control Panel, the only software which will be installed in addition to Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, so you can use a console in order to access the server and to install a software environment of your liking. When you acquire your server with our Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you will have a world wide web interface with which you'll be able to manage almost everything as quickly as you control a regular shared account and all the important MySQL, FTP and email server software are pre-installed, however the root access to the server is limited. When you don't have a lot experience, or if you don't wish to waste time on VPS administration procedures, you are able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, which includes weekly Ubuntu Operating System updates.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We offer Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans and if you need this Operating System, you can select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with just a click on the order page. We supply two editions, so as to make sure that the hosting server will match the requirements of the software that you need to install. The full root accessibility to the server will allow you to set up any other software, because the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You're able to access the server safely from a console, however in case you like better to use a web interface, you can set up any kind of Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to focus your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of plenty of tasks for you, including regular OS updates.