Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel. Although it is used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases out there and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike a number of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you're able to customize its core, as well as all of the numerous packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to set up the ideal software environment for all your web apps irrespective of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, which means that you will always find a lot of materials on the web related to any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

We provide Ubuntu with all of our Linux VPS web hosting packages and based on what system requirements your web apps have, you are able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with just a couple of clicks during the order process. When you get your server devoid of hosting Control Panel, the sole piece of software that will be installed in addition to Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, therefore you are able to use a console in order to access the website hosting server and to install a software environment that you choose. When you get your server with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll have a web interface with which you're able to control almost everything as easily as you control a regular shared account and all the important MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software are pre-installed, yet the root access to your server is restricted. In case you don't have a lot experience, or if you do not wish to waste time on VPS control procedures, you are able to reap the benefits of the Managed Services upgrade, which features regular Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

Ubuntu is one of the OS options that you will find on our order page when you want to get one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages. We'll set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, to match the system requirements of the apps which you intend to set up on the server. You may also select the software which will run on your machine, as we will set up only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be custom-made software of your liking. You can install the latter without any problems employing a Secure Shell console, since you will get root-level access and you'll get full control of the hosting server. You can set up a hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things through a graphical interface, as long as it can work on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler for you, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, comes with OS upgrades.