Ubuntu is among the most popular Linux versions for desktop computers, yet the Operating System also has a server release, that has been gaining in popularity recently. Ubuntu is very quick and supports multiple hardware components, so it can function on pretty much every machine not consuming too much resources. The Operating System is considered to be really dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you will find various sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you are able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long run. Because Ubuntu is absolutely free to use, you can modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you see fit, devoid of limitations and without having to pay any license fees. In this way, you can get an effective, secure and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS
We supply Ubuntu with all our Linux VPS and depending on what system requirements your web apps have, you are able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with just a couple of clicks throughout the order process. When you order your server devoid of website hosting Control Panel, the sole piece of software which will be set up on top of Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, therefore you will be able to use a console in order to access the website hosting server and to build a software environment of your choice. When you acquire your server with our Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you will have a world wide web interface with which you'll be able to control almost everything as quickly as you manage a standard shared account and all necessary MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software will be pre-installed, however the root access to the server will be limited. When you don't have a lot of experience, or if you do not like to waste time on VPS control procedures, you're able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, which features regular Ubuntu Operating System updates.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
Ubuntu is one of the OS options that you'll find on our order page if you decide to acquire one of our Linux dedicated hosting. We will set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, to match the system requirements of the applications which you want to set up on the server. You may also select the software which will run on your machine, because we will install only the Apache web server software, so all else can be tailor-made software of your liking. You're able to set up the latter without any problems from a Secure Shell console, because you'll get root-level access and you will have full control of the hosting server. You are free to install a hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things using a graphical interface, as long as it can function on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things easier, we also supply a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, comes with OS updates.