Ubuntu is one of the most popular Linux versions for personal computers, yet the Operating System also has a server edition, that has been becoming more popular recently. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can function on pretty much any kind of machine not consuming a lot of resources. The Operating System is widely known as very dependable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find a number of sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you can get security patches without having to worry about softwaretroubles in the long run. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you can customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you see fit, devoid of limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will obtain a quick, dependable and powerful website hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Web Hosting
Ubuntu is available with our Linux VPS web hosting packages
and you can purchase a VPS running it in less than 1 hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, which means that you can choose the one that you need when the software that you wish to run on the hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You can also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you'll be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have an online interface and all of the necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a setup is more effective 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 so throughout the VPS order process or at any later time using your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
If the apps that you need to run require Ubuntu and lots of resources, you should choose one of our dedicated servers hosting packages
and add this OS to your order with a single click. You will be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your OS, based on which edition your applications need to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. As 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 doesn't include a hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your web sites. In case you do not want to lose time supervising your server, you can use the Managed Services package, that includes many tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The package features routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.