Find out more about Ubuntu, how this modest Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s now so popular.
Ubuntu is among the most widely used Linux editions for desktop machines, yet the OS also has a server release, which has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports multiple hardware components, so it can work on virtually any computer not consuming an excessive amount of resources. The Operating System is widely known as really reliable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find a number of sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you'll be able to get security patches without worrying about softwaretroubles in the long term. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you can customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, with no restrictions and without any license fees. This way, you'll acquire a quick, dependable and powerful hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
Ubuntu is available with our Linux VPS web hosting
and you can get a VPS running it in just sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, which means that you'll be able to pick the one which you need if the software that you want to run on the hosting server has specific system requirements in this regard. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you'll be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a web interface and all of the required web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etc. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a setup is more suitable for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so throughout the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server
packages and if you need this OS, you can select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the order page. We provide two releases, in order to guarantee that the server meets the requirements of the software that you would like to set up. The full root access to the server allows you to set up various other software, because the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server securely from a console, however if you would like to use a web interface, you are free to set up any kind of Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of plenty of tasks for you, among them weekly Operating System updates.