Ubuntu is one of the most widespread Linux distributions for desktop machines, yet the OS also has a server edition, which has been gaining popularity these days. Ubuntu is very fast and supports a variety of hardware components, so it can run on virtually any server not using too much system resources. The Operating System is widely known as very reliable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find numerous sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you're able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long term. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you are able to modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages which 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 rapid, stable and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Hosting
With any of our Linux VPS hosting packages
, you'll be able to select the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have particular requirements in terms of the OS they are installed on, and you will be able to select from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose whether the VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll have everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you'll be able to do everything via your online browser, but the root access is limited; whereas in the second case, you will get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so you are able to install anything freely thanks to the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks are done using a console. Our administrators can monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu installation weekly when you add the additional Managed Services bundle which we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
Ubuntu is one of the OS options which you can find on our registration page in case you want to obtain one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages
. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, to match the system requirements of the apps that you'd like to set up on the server. You may also select the software which will operate on your machine, due to the fact that we will set up only the Apache web server software, so all else can be custom-made software of your choice. You'll be able to set up the latter without problems employing a Secure Shell console, because you'll have root-level access and you'll get full control of the hosting server. You are free to install a hosting Control Panel too and control some things via a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, that, among other things, features OS upgrades.