Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Even though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been rising in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases out there and it's compatible with almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you can receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you can customize its core, and any of the thousands of packages it features, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to set up the right software environment for your web apps regardless of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so you'll always find find lots of materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all our VPS service and you can obtain a VPS running it in less than sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so that you will be able to choose the one which you need if the software that you want to run on your hosting server has specific system requirements in this regard. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you can set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all of the necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, e-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 will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis when you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You can obtain Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, considering that we supply 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this OS. In this way, you are able to pick the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of apps that you want to install and run and on the system requirements they have about the OS. You will have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control of the software environment. We'll install only the Apache web server software, which means that you'll be able to add everything else you need, even when it's not related directly to sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You will be able to manage everything from a console, yet if you would like, you may also set up a web hosting Control Panel, when it supports Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we'll maintain your Operating System up-to-date every week and will ensure that you have the most recent software packages for a stable and risk-free server environment.