Ubuntu is among the most widespread Linux versions for desktop machines, yet the OS also has a server release, that has been becoming more popular these days. Ubuntu is really quick and supports a number of hardware components, so it can work on pretty much every machine not using too much resources. The Operating System is considered to be really dependable and secure, plus as a result of its popularity, you will find lots 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 can get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long term. As Ubuntu is totally free to use, you can customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you find fit, without any limitations and without paying any license fees. This way, you'll acquire a quick, dependable and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
With all of our VPS hosting plans
, you're able to select the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We're aware of the fact that some pieces of software have particular requirements in terms of the OS they can be installed on, so you're able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. You can also choose if the VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will find everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etc. software, and you can do everything through your web browser, however the root access is restricted; while in the second case, you'll receive Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, so that you will be able to set up anything freely thanks to the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks are performed using a console. Our admins will keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup weekly when you add the optional Managed Services package which we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
When the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as a lot of resources, you can select one of our dedicated web hosting plans
and add this OS to your order with a click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your Operating System, depending on which edition your apps need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. As you will have full root access, you'll 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 contain a web hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, yet if you want, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your web sites. When you don't want to lose time controlling the web hosting server, you can reap the benefits of our Managed Services package, which includes countless tasks done by our sysadmins on your behalf. The package features routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.