Ubuntu is one of the most widely used Linux versions for desktop machines, however the Operating System also has a server release, that has been becoming more popular recently. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can function on pretty much any kind of machine without using too much system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being really reliable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you will find various sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you can get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long term. Because Ubuntu is absolutely free to use, you'll be able to modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and set up in any way you find fit, without any restrictions and without paying any license fees. In this way, you'll acquire a quick, secure and powerful hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
Ubuntu is available with our Linux VPS web hosting and you can obtain a VPS running it in less than an hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you'll be able to pick the one which you need if the software that you want to run on your server has particular system requirements in this regard. You can also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you'll have full root access and you'll be able to install anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a web interface and all the required web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etc. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a setup is more suitable for users with less experience. We will also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly when you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
When the applications that you want to run require Ubuntu as well as a lot of system resources, you can opt for our Linux dedicated servers hosting and add this Operating System to your order with just a single click. You'll be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of the OS, based on which release your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Due to the fact that you'll have full root access, you'll 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 web hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, but 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 the Managed Services package, that includes a lot of tasks done by our sysadmins on your behalf. The package features routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.