Ubuntu is a really popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been rising in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it supports almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to customize its core, and / or all of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This allows you to install the optimal software environment for all of your web apps whatever their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find plenty of materials on the Internet about any question or problem that you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting

We offer Ubuntu with all of our Linux VPS web hosting and based on what requirements your web apps have, you can pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the Operating System with just a few clicks throughout the order process. When you obtain your server with no hosting Control Panel, the sole software that will be installed on top of Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, which means that you're able to use a console in order to access the hosting server and to build a software environment that you choose. If you order your server with the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you will have a web interface with which you'll be able to control almost everything as quickly as you manage an ordinary shared account and all the essential MySQL, FTP and email server software are pre-installed, but the root access to the server is limited. When you don't have a lot experience, or in case you don't like to waste time on VPS management procedures, you can take advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, which features weekly Ubuntu Operating System updates.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting

When the apps that you would like to run require Ubuntu and plenty of resources, you can select one of our dedicated servers hosting and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You will be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your OS, depending on which release your apps need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. As you'll have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you'll be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't come with a hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your sites. If you do not want to lose time taking care of your hosting server, you can employ the Managed Services package, that features a lot of tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The package comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.