Ubuntu is one of the most popular Linux distributions for desktop computers, yet the OS also has a server edition, that has been becoming more popular recently. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can work on virtually any kind of computer not consuming too much system resources. The Operating System is widely known as really reliable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of 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 will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareproblems in the long run. As Ubuntu is totally free to use, you can customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you find fit, devoid of restrictions and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will acquire a fast, dependable and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We supply Ubuntu with all our VPS servers and based on what requirements your web apps have, you'll be able to get the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the Operating System with just a few clicks during the order process. If you order your server with no hosting Control Panel, the only software that will be set up in addition to Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, therefore you can use a console in order to access the server and to set up a software environment that you choose. When you get your server with the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you'll have a world wide web interface with which you will be able to control almost everything just as easily as you manage a regular shared account and all the essential MySQL, FTP and email server software are pre-installed, however the root access to the server will be restricted. If you do not have a lot experience, or in case you do not plan to waste time on VPS management procedures, you can take full advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, that includes every week Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
You can acquire Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, because we offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this Operating System. In this way, you'll be able to choose the more appropriate of the two, based on the type of apps which you want to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You will have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control over the software environment. We will install just the Apache web server software, which means that you are able to add whatever else you'll need, even if it's not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You'll be able to manage everything from a console, yet if you would like, you may also set up a web hosting Control Panel, provided that it's compatible with Ubuntu. When you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your Operating System up-to-date weekly and will ensure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a well-balanced and secure server environment.