Ubuntu is a very popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases you can get and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a 5-year support life cycle, so you will be able to get official protection and performance updates. Unlike lots of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you're able to modify its core, and / or all of the numerous packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This enables you to set up the perfect software environment for your web apps regardless of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find a lot of materials on the web about any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

With any of our Linux VPS web hosting, you are able to decide on the Ubuntu Operating System from the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have certain requirements with regard to the Operating System they're set up on, so you are able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if your VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll receive everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you will be able to make everything through your online browser, yet the root access is limited; whereas in the second case, you will get Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, which means that you are able to set up anything freely due to the full root access which you'll be given, but the server management tasks are done through a console. Our admins can keep track of your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation weekly if you add the additional Managed Services bundle which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

If the apps that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of system resources, you can select one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting and add this OS to your order with a click. You will be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your Operating System, depending on which edition your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. As you'll have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you can set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't feature a hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, yet if you would like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your sites. When you don't want to lose time controlling the web hosting server, you can employ the Managed Services package, that includes a number of tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The package includes regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.