Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux distributions for personal computers, however the OS also has a server version, that has been gaining popularity these days. Ubuntu is very fast and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can run on virtually any computer not consuming too much resources. The Operating System is regarded as being very reliable and secure, not to mention that due to its popularity, you will 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 are able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues over time. As Ubuntu is absolutely free to use, you are able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, devoid of restrictions and without any license fees. In this way, you will obtain a fast, secure and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with our VPS hosting plans and you can acquire a VPS running it in less than an hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so you'll be able to pick the one that you need when the software that you would like to run on your hosting 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 using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all of the required web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, but such a setup is more efficient for users with less experience. We can also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis when you add the 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
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you'll be able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with only a click on the registration page. We supply two editions, to make sure that the hosting server matches the system requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root admission to the server will allow you to install various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed app will be the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server securely through a console, however if you would like to use an online interface, you are free to install any Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you are able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of a variety of tasks for you, including regular Operating System upgrades.