Ubuntu - the Linux Distribution which began small and has grown to be among the most common Operating Systems on the market. Read more about its advantages and disadvantages.
Ubuntu is one of the most widely used Linux versions for desktop computers, yet the Operating System also has a server release, that has been becoming more popular lately. Ubuntu is really quick and supports a number of hardware components, so it can work on virtually every computer without consuming an excessive amount of resources. The Operating System is widely known as pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you'll find many different sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you'll be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareproblems in the long run. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is totally 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 get a fast, dependable and powerful hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
If you need an Ubuntu-powered hosting server, you are able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the OS with each and every VPS server
package that we provide and everything is set up within one hour, therefore you can start using your VPS without delay. We supply two different versions due to the fact that certain programs have certain requirements to function effectively. You're able to control an Ubuntu-powered VPS in 2 ways - if you order it with our in-house built Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll receive a web interface and the software that is necessary for your web sites will be pre-installed; while if you order it with no Control Panel, you will get just the Operating System and the Apache web server software, so that you can set up other software employing Secure Shell. When you choose to include our Managed Services upgrade either throughout the signup process or at any later time, our administrators will keep track of your server and will update Ubuntu on a regular basis.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
Ubuntu is among the OS options that you'll find on our order page if you choose to obtain one of our dedicated servers
. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, so as to meet the system requirements of the apps which you would like to set up on the server. You can also select the software that will operate on your machine, because we will install only the Apache web server software, so everything else can be custom-made software that you choose. You will be able to install the latter without problems from a Secure Shell console, because you'll have root-level access and you will have full control over your hosting server. You are free to set up a website hosting Control Panel too and control some things using a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things easier for you, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, includes OS upgrades.