Ubuntu is one of the most widely used Linux editions for personal computers, yet the Operating System also has a server edition, which has been becoming more popular lately. Ubuntu is very quick and supports numerous hardware components, so it can work on virtually any kind of machine not consuming an excessive amount of system resources. The OS is widely known as very dependable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you'll find various sources online with information about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you will be able to get security patches without worrying about softwaretroubles over time. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you'll be able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, without any limitations and without any license fees. In this way, you'll get a quick, dependable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
With all of our VPS plans
, you're able to choose the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have certain requirements in terms of the OS they can be set up on, and you'll be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. In addition, you can choose if the VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will get everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you will be able to do everything through your online browser, but the root access will be limited; while in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, which means that you'll be able to install anything freely thanks to the full root access that you'll be given, however the server management tasks are performed from a console. Our admins will monitor 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 Servers
When the apps that you wish to run require Ubuntu and lots of system resources, you can select our dedicated web hosting plans
and add this OS to your order with a click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of the OS, depending on which edition your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you'll have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not come with a web hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your websites. In case you do not want to lose time controlling your web hosting server, you can take full advantage of our Managed Services package, which includes lots of tasks performed by our admins on your behalf. The upgrade features routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.