Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel. Though it is used primarily on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions out there and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It's also very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to modify its core, or any of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to set up the ideal software environment for your web applications irrespective of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you will always find lots of materials on the web about any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS

With all of our VPS, you will be able to choose the Ubuntu Operating System from the order page. We're aware of the fact that some programs have specific requirements in terms of the OS they're set up on, so you'll be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. You can also select whether the VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll get everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you can make everything via your Internet browser, yet the root access will be restricted; while in the second case, you'll receive Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so you will be able to set up anything freely thanks to the full root access that you'll be given, yet the server management tasks are done using a console. Our admins will keep track of your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation weekly if you add the optional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting

You'll be able to obtain Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages, because we provide 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this OS. Thus, you'll be able to choose the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of applications which you want to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which gives you full control of the software environment. We will set up just the Apache web server software, so you can add everything else you may need, even when it's not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to manage everything through a console, however if you would like, you may also install a web hosting Control Panel, provided that it's compatible with Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll maintain your Operating System up-to-date weekly and will make sure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a stable and secure server environment.