Ubuntu is among the most preferred Linux distributions for desktop machines, however the Operating System also has a server release, which has been gaining in popularity recently. Ubuntu is very quick and supports various hardware components, so it can function on virtually any kind of server without using an excessive amount of resources. The Operating System is considered to be very dependable and secure, plus due to its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of 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 five years, so you will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long run. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you'll be able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you see fit, with no limitations and without paying any license fees. In this way, you can acquire a fast, secure and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with all of our VPS web hosting service and you can purchase a VPS running it in just one hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so that you are able to choose the one which you need when the software that you want to run on your server has specific system requirements in this regard. You may also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you can set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all required web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etc. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of setup is more suitable for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so throughout the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
When the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of system resources, you should select our dedicated servers and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You can select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your Operating System, based on which release your applications need to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not include a hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your websites. In case you do not want to lose time controlling the web hosting server, you can employ the Managed Services package, that includes countless tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade comes with regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.