Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Even though it's used primarily on PCs, its server version has been rising in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It's also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike many other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you are able to customize its core, and any of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the proper software environment for all your web applications whatever their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you will always find plenty of materials on the web about any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
Ubuntu is available with our Linux VPS web hosting and you can acquire a VPS running it in just an hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so that you are able to pick the one that you need when the software that you would like to run on your server has particular system requirements regarding this. You may also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you will be able to install anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etc. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of installation is more effective for users with less experience. We can also maintain 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
When the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of resources, you can choose one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your Operating System, based on which release your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll 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 doesn't contain a website hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, however if you would like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your websites. In case you do not want to lose time managing the server, you can reap the benefits of the Managed Services package, that features many tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The package features routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.