Ubuntu is among the most widely used Linux distributions for personal computers, yet the OS also has a server edition, that has been becoming more popular lately. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a number of hardware components, so it can work on pretty much any computer without consuming an excessive amount of system resources. The Operating System is considered to be very dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, so you will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long term. Because Ubuntu is free to use, you can modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you see fit, without any limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will receive an effective, stable and powerful website hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
With all of our VPS servers, you will be able to select the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have certain requirements in terms of the Operating System they are set up on, and you're able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose whether the VPS should come with the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will find everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to make everything from your online browser, yet the root access will be limited; while in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so you are able to install anything freely because of the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks are performed using a console. Our system administrators will watch your VPS and upgrade the Ubuntu installation weekly when you add the additional Managed Services package that we offer.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We offer Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you can pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with just a click on the registration page. We offer two releases, in order to ensure that the hosting server matches the requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root accessibility to the server will enable you to install various other software, because the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You are able to access the server securely from a console, however in case you like better to use a world wide web interface, you are free to set up any Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you would like to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you can add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle various tasks for you, which includes once a week OS updates.