Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux versions for desktop computers, yet the Operating System also has a server edition, which has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports a number of hardware components, so it can function on pretty much any kind of server not using an excessive amount of resources. The Operating System is regarded as being pretty reliable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find many different sources online with info 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 run. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you're able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you find fit, with no limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you'll obtain a quick, stable and powerful website hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We offer Ubuntu with all of our VPS web hosting plans
and based on what requirements your web apps have, you are able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit version of the OS with just a couple of mouse clicks throughout the registration process. When you obtain your server with no 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 will be able to use a console to access the server and to build a software environment of your liking. When you acquire your server with our Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you will have a world wide web interface with which you can manage almost everything just as easily as you control a regular shared account and all the necessary MySQL, FTP and email server software will be pre-installed, but the root access to the server is restricted. If you don't have a lot of experience, or if you don't want to waste time on VPS administration procedures, you'll be able to take full advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, which features weekly Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
If the apps that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as a lot of resources, you can select our dedicated web hosting plans
and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your Operating System, based on which release your applications need to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not come with a website hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, yet if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your web sites. When you don't want to lose time supervising the web hosting server, you can reap the benefits of our Managed Services package, that includes a lot of tasks performed by our admins on your behalf. The package features regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.