Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been gaining in popularity these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a 5-year support life cycle, so you can get official security and performance updates. Unlike alternative OS's, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you're able to customize its core, as well as any of the thousands of packages it features, in any way you find fit. This enables you to set up the right software environment for your web apps irrespective of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so you'll always find find numerous materials on the web about any question or problem which you may have.
Ubuntu in VPS
If you need an Ubuntu-powered hosting server, you can choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with each virtual private server package that we supply and everything is set up within 1 hour, so you are able to start using the VPS right away. We offer two separate versions due to the fact that some pieces of software have particular requirements so as to operate effectively. You are able to manage an Ubuntu-powered VPS in 2 ways - if you order it with our custom-made Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you'll get an online interface and all the software which is necessary for your Internet sites will be pre-installed; while in case you order it without any Control Panel, you'll receive just the Operating System and the Apache web server software, so that you will be able to set up other software through Secure Shell. If you decide to include our Managed Services upgrade either throughout the signup process or at any later time, our admins will monitor your server and will upgrade Ubuntu routinely.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
We offer Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you're able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with just a click on the order page. We supply two versions, to guarantee that the hosting server will match the requirements of the software that you would like to set up. The full root access to the server will help you set up various other software, because the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server safely using a console, yet if you would like to use an online interface, you can install any Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you would like to focus your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you are able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle plenty of tasks for you, among them once a week Operating System upgrades.