Ubuntu is a preferred desktop Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel, but its server release is getting really popular as well. The main reason is the fact that the operating system is very light and it will run on almost any hardware with no issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also extremely reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, which warrants that you should have a protected and dependable software environment on your server at all times. Furthermore, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities on earth, so if you experience any difficulty or have any question, you will find numerous resources on the net. Among the major benefits of this Operating System is the fact that it includes numerous software packages that can be easily adjusted according to your needs as well as the requirements of the applications that you want to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any license fees at all. In comparison, other Operating Systems are paid and their program code is not accessible, which means that it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

With any of our VPS hosting services, you can select the Ubuntu Operating System from the order page. We recognize the fact that some programs have certain requirements in terms of the OS they're installed on, and you'll be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if your VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll have everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to make everything via your web browser, but the root access will be restricted; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, which means that you're able to install anything freely because of the full root access which you'll be given, yet the server management tasks are done from a console. Our sysadmins will keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis when you add the optional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

If the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of system resources, you should choose our Linux dedicated hosting services and add this OS to your order with a click. You'll be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of the Operating System, depending on which release your apps need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to install anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not feature a hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your sites. If you don't want to lose time managing the hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes countless tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The upgrade comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.