Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular Operating System, that employs the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular lately as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions available and it's compatible with almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to get official protection and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to modify its core, as well as any of the countless packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the proper software environment for all your web apps irrespective of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find a lot of materials on the web regarding any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all of our VPS servers and you can buy a VPS running it in just one hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you will be able to pick the one which you need if the software that you would like to run on your hosting server has specific system requirements in this regard. You can also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you will be able to install anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have a world wide web interface and all the required web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etc. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a installation is more suitable 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 this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You'll be able to acquire Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages, considering that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this OS. This way, you will be able to choose the more appropriate of them, depending on the type of applications which you would like to set up and run and on the system requirements they have about the Operating System. You'll have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control over the software setting. We will set up only the Apache web server software, so you are able to add everything else you'll need, even if it's not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to manage everything using a console, yet if you would like, you can also set up a web hosting Control Panel, when it's compatible with Ubuntu. In case you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll maintain your Operating System up-to-date on a weekly basis and will make sure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a well-balanced and safe server environment.