Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, that employs the Linux kernel. Even though it's used mainly on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you're able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you will be able to customize its core, or all of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This enables you to install the ideal software environment for all your web applications whatever their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you will always find plenty of materials on the world wide web related to any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We supply Ubuntu with all our VPS web hosting service and depending on what system requirements your web apps have, you can choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the Operating System with just a few clicks throughout the order process. When you obtain your server devoid of hosting Control Panel, the only piece of software which will be installed in addition to Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, which means that you're able to use a console in order to access the hosting server and to build a software environment that you choose. When you order your server with the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you'll have a web interface with which you're able to manage almost everything as easily as you control a regular shared account and all the important MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software will be pre-installed, yet the root access to the server is limited. When you don't have much experience, or if you don't wish to waste time on VPS control procedures, you'll be able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, that features every week Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

Ubuntu is among the OS options that you will find on our order page when you decide to acquire one of our Linux dedicated servers. We can set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition, to meet the system requirements of the applications which you wish to set up on the server. You may also select the software that will run on your machine, due to the fact that we will set up only the Apache web server software, so everything else can be custom-made software that you choose. You are able to install the latter without problems from a Secure Shell console, since you'll get root-level access and you'll have full control over the server. You are free to install a website hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things from a graphical interface, as long as it can function on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler, we also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, features OS upgrades.