Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, that employs the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions available and it supports almost any hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a 5-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you can customize its core, or all of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the right software environment for your web applications regardless of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, which means that you'll always find find plenty of materials on the web related to any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With all of our Linux VPS plans, you are able to choose the Ubuntu OS on the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have certain requirements with regard to the Operating System they are installed on, so you're able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of Ubuntu. Also, you can choose if your VPS should come with our Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll have everything you'll need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to make everything via your online browser, yet the root access is restricted; whereas in the second case, you will get Ubuntu as well as the Apache server software only, so that you'll be able to install anything freely thanks to the full root access that you will be given, but the server management tasks can be performed through a console. Our administrators can keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup weekly if you add the additional Managed Services bundle that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

You're able to obtain Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages, since we provide 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this Operating System. In this way, you're able to choose the more appropriate of them, based on the type of applications that you would like to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which gives you full control of the software environment. We will install just the Apache web server software, so you will be able to add whatever else you may need, even if it's not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You can manage everything using a console, but if you would like, you may also set up a hosting Control Panel, as long as it is compatible with Ubuntu. If you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will keep your OS up-to-date every week and will make sure that you have the most recent software packages for a reliable and secure server environment.