Ubuntu is among the most popular Linux versions for desktop machines, yet the OS also has a server release, that has been becoming more popular recently. Ubuntu is really quick and supports various hardware components, so it can function on virtually every machine not consuming an excessive amount of system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being very reliable and secure, plus due to its popularity, you will find various sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you can get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long term. As Ubuntu is free to use, you can customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and set up in any way you see fit, without any limitations and without any license fees. This way, you can acquire an effective, dependable and powerful website hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Hosting
With any of our Linux VPS hosting packages, you'll be able to pick the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have particular requirements with regard to the OS they're set up on, which means that you can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. Also, you can select if your VPS should come with the Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll receive everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etc. software, and you can do everything by using your Internet browser, but the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, which means that you're able to set up anything freely thanks to the full root access that you'll be given, however the server management tasks are done using a console. Our sysadmins can keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup weekly if you add the additional Managed Services package which we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
We supply Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans and if you need this Operating System, you can pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the registration page. We offer two versions, to make sure that the server will match the requirements of the software that you need to set up. The full root accessibility to your server will enable you to set up any other software, as the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You'll be able to access the server securely from a console, yet in case you would like to use an online interface, you can install any kind of Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you would like to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you'll be able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of a variety of tasks for you, among them once a week OS upgrades.