Ubuntu is a well known desktop Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server release is getting very popular too. The main reason is the fact that the operating system is amazingly light and it can function on almost any hardware without issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also extremely reliable and secure and all of the Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, which guarantees that you should have a risk-free and dependable software environment on your hosting server all the time. Furthermore, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities on the planet, so if you experience any kind of problem or have any question, you will discover a number of resources on the Internet. One of the key advantages of this Operating System is the fact that it features a great number of software packages which can be easily changed according to your needs as well as the requirements of the applications which you intend to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any kind of license fees at any time. In contrast, other Operating Systems are paid and their code isn't accessible, thus it can't be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS web hosting and you can acquire a VPS running it in less than 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so you are able to select the one which you need when the software that you wish to run on your server has specific system requirements regarding this. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed without a Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you will 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 needed web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of setup is more suitable for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly when you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this during the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

Ubuntu is one of the OS options which you will find on our order page if you decide to obtain one of our dedicated servers hosting packages. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition, to match the system requirements of the apps that you want to install on the server. You can also choose the software which will operate on your machine, since we will set up only the Apache web server software, so all else can be custom-made software that you choose. You're able to set up the latter without problems using a Secure Shell console, since you'll get root-level access and you will get full control over the hosting server. You can 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 easier for you, we also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, features OS upgrades.