Find out more about Ubuntu, how this tiny Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s today so famous.
Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Although it is used primarily on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it supports almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a 5-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike lots of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you will be able to customize its core, or all of the thousands of packages it features, in any way you see fit. This allows you to install the ideal software environment for all your web applications whatever their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you will always find numerous materials on the world wide web about any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with our VPS hosting plans
and you can purchase a VPS running it in less than sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you will be able to choose the one which you need if the software that you wish to run on the website hosting server has specific system requirements regarding this. You can also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you'll 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 will have an online 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 this type of setup is more efficient for users with less experience. We can also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server
packages and if you need this Operating System, you are able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with only a click on the registration page. We provide two editions, to ensure that the server matches the system requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root admission to your server will help you set up various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server safely using a console, yet in case you would like to use a web interface, you're free to install any Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will handle plenty of tasks for you, which includes once a week Operating System updates.