Ubuntu is a well known desktop Operating System, which uses the Linux kernel, and its server edition is getting really popular as well. The reason is the fact that the operating system is amazingly light and it'll function on almost any kind of hardware without any issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, which guarantees that you should have a safe and stable software environment on your server all the time. In addition, Ubuntu has one of the biggest user communities worldwide, which means that if you experience any difficulty or have any question, you'll discover numerous resources on the net. One of the main advantages of this OS is the fact that it contains a large number of software packages that can be freely modified in accordance with your needs and the requirements of the apps which you need to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any kind of license fees any time. In comparison, other OS's are paid and their code is not accessible, thus it can't be changed.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
We supply Ubuntu with our Linux VPS web hosting
and based on what requirements your web applications have, you are able to get the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with only a few mouse clicks during the order process. When you get your server with no website hosting Control Panel, the sole piece of software that will be set up in addition to Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, therefore you are able to use a console in order to access the hosting server and to install a software environment that you choose. If you acquire your server with our Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you'll have a web interface with which you can manage almost everything as quickly as you control a regular shared account and all the required MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software will be pre-installed, however the root access to the server is limited. When you don't have much experience, or in case you do not wish to waste time on VPS management procedures, you're able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, that features once a week Ubuntu Operating System updates.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
If the apps that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you should select our Linux dedicated servers hosting
and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your OS, based on which edition your applications need to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a web hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, but if you want, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your sites. When you don't want to lose time taking care of your web hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes countless tasks performed by our admins on your behalf. The package comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.