Ubuntu is a preferred desktop OS, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server release is getting very popular too. The main reason is the fact that the operating system is really light and it can function on almost any kind of hardware without issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all of the Long-Term Support (LTS) editions are supported for at least 5 years, which warrants that you should have a safe and dependable software environment on your server all of the time. In addition, Ubuntu has one of the biggest user communities around the world, which means that if you experience any issue or have any question, you'll discover numerous resources on the Internet. One of the key benefits of this Operating System is that it has numerous software packages which can be freely customized in accordance with your needs and the requirements of the applications that you want to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any kind of license fees at any time. In contrast, other OS's are paid and their program code is not accessible, thus it can't be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS

Ubuntu is available with all our Linux VPS packages and you can get a VPS running it in less than sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, which means that you will be able to select the one that you need when the software that you wish to run on your server has particular system requirements in this regard. You can also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no 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 the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, but this type of installation is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting

When the apps that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of system resources, you can choose one of our dedicated hosting and add this OS to your order with a click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the OS, according to which release your apps need in order to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you can set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a hosting Control Panel, which means that you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, however if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to control your web sites. In case you do not want to lose time supervising your web hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, that features lots of tasks done by our admins on your behalf. The upgrade features regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.