Ubuntu is among the most widely used Linux editions for desktop computers, yet the Operating System also has a server version, that has been becoming more popular these days. Ubuntu is very fast and supports various hardware components, so it can run on virtually any machine without consuming a lot of system resources. The OS is regarded as being really reliable and secure, plus as a result of its popularity, you will find many different sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long term. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you are able to modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you see fit, without any limitations and without any license fees. This way, you will receive an effective, secure and powerful website hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Hosting
With all of our Linux VPS hosting
, you'll be able to pick the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have particular requirements in terms of the OS they're set up on, and you're able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. Also, you can select whether the VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will receive everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etc. software, and you're able to do everything through your Internet browser, however the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you will get Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so that you are able to install anything freely because of the full root access that you'll be given, yet the server management tasks can be done through a console. Our system administrators will monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis when you add the additional Managed Services bundle that we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
You can obtain Ubuntu with our dedicated server
packages, because we offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Operating System. This way, you can pick the more appropriate of these two, depending on the type of applications that you would like to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You'll have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control of the software setting. We'll set up just the Apache web server software, which means that you are able to add everything else you'll need, even if it is not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You're able to control everything from a console, however if you would like, you can also set up a hosting Control Panel, when it's compatible with Ubuntu. If you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your OS up-to-date weekly and will make sure that you have the latest software packages for a stable and risk-free server environment.