Ubuntu is one of the most widely used Linux releases for desktop computers, however the Operating System also has a server edition, which has been becoming more popular recently. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports numerous hardware components, so it can function on pretty much every server not using an excessive amount of resources. The OS is considered to be pretty reliable and secure, not to mention that due to its popularity, you'll find many different sources online with information about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareproblems in the long term. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you can modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you see fit, devoid of limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will get a fast, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

With all of our VPS hosting, you are able to decide on the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We're aware of the fact that some programs have particular requirements with regard to the OS they can be installed on, and you're able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if the VPS should include our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll get everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to make everything via your web browser, yet the root access is restricted; while in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, so that you will be able to set up anything freely due to the full root access that you will be given, however the server management tasks can be performed through a console. Our administrators will monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis when you add the optional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

When the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu and plenty of system resources, you can select one of our dedicated web hosting and add this Operating System to your order with just a single click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of the Operating System, according to which edition your applications need to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not feature a hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, yet if you would like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your websites. In case you don't want to lose time maintaining your web hosting server, you can take advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes a lot of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The package features regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.