Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that employs the Linux kernel. Even though it's used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been gaining in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you're able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you are able to customize its core, as well as any of the numerous packages it features, in any way you see fit. This allows you to install the optimal software environment for all your web applications regardless of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you can always find find numerous materials on the Internet related to any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
With any of our VPS servers, you are able to pick the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have certain requirements with regard to the Operating System they're set up on, which means that you can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose whether your VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will have everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you'll be able to do everything by using your web browser, yet the root access is limited; while in the second case, you'll receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so that you will be able to set up anything freely due to the full root access which you will be given, but the server management tasks can be performed through a console. Our administrators will keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis if you add the additional Managed Services bundle that we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We provide Ubuntu with our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you're able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the registration page. We supply two editions, so as to guarantee that the hosting server meets the requirements of the software that you wish to install. The full root access to the server will help you set up various other software, as the only pre-installed app will be the Apache web server. You'll be able to access the server safely using a console, but if you would like to use a web interface, you're free to set up any Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to focus your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you can add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle various tasks for you, including regular OS upgrades.