Ubuntu is among the most widespread Linux versions for desktop computers, however the Operating System also has a server edition, that has been gaining popularity recently. Ubuntu is really quick and supports various hardware components, so it can function on virtually any kind of server not using an excessive amount of system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you will find various sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareproblems over time. As Ubuntu is free to use, you'll be able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, with no limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you'll obtain a fast, secure and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with our VPS servers and you can buy a VPS running it in less than sixty minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, which means that you're able to select 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 through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all of the necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etc. 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 will also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis when you add the 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
We offer Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you'll be able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the order page. We supply two editions, in order to guarantee that the server meets the requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root admission to your server will enable you to set up any other software, because the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You'll be able to access the server safely using a console, but in case you like better to use an online interface, you're free to install any Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you'd like to focus your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you will be able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will handle a variety of tasks for you, among them weekly Operating System updates.