Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases you can get and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you can get official safety and performance updates. Unlike a number of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you're able to customize its core, and all of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to set up the best software environment for all your web applications regardless of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so you can always find find a lot of materials on the world wide web about any question or problem which you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With any of our Linux VPS servers, you can select the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have specific requirements with regard to the Operating System they're installed on, and you can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. You can also choose whether the VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will have everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etc. software, and you will be able to make everything by using your Internet browser, however the root access is limited; while in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, which means that you are able to set up anything freely due to the full root access which you'll be given, however the server management tasks will be performed using a console. Our sysadmins can watch your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis when you add the additional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

We supply Ubuntu with our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you'll be able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with just a click on the order page. We supply two versions, so as to ensure that the hosting server will meet the system requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root access to the server allows you to set up any other software, as the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server safely through a console, yet in case you would like to use an online interface, you are free to install any kind of Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to focus your efforts on your content and not on server maintenance tasks, you are able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of numerous tasks for you, which includes weekly OS updates.