Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that uses the Linux kernel. While it's used mainly on personal computers, its server version has been gaining in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases out there and it is compatible with almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you will be able to modify its core, and all of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the perfect software environment for all of your web applications regardless of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, which means that you'll always find find a lot of materials on the world wide web related to any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We supply Ubuntu with all our Linux VPS servers and depending on what requirements your web apps have, you'll be able to get the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of the Operating System with only a few mouse clicks during the registration process. If you obtain your server devoid of hosting Control Panel, the only piece of software which will be set up along with Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, therefore you'll be able to use a console to access the server and to install a software environment of your liking. If you obtain your server with our Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you'll have an online interface with which you will be able to control almost everything just as easily as you control a regular shared account and all of the necessary MySQL, FTP and email server software will be pre-installed, but the root access to your server will be restricted. In case you don't have a lot of experience, or in case you don't wish to waste time on VPS supervision procedures, you will be able to take advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, that includes every week Ubuntu Operating System updates.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You can get Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages, considering that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this OS. In this way, you will be able to choose the more appropriate of these two, depending on the type of applications that you wish to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You will have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control over the software environment. We will install only the Apache web server software, so you'll be able to add whatever else you will need, even when it is not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to manage everything through a console, but if you want, you may also install a hosting Control Panel, provided that it supports Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll keep your Operating System up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the latest software packages for a stable and risk-free server environment.