Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop OS, which uses the Linux kernel, but its server version is getting quite popular as well. The reason is that the OS is really light and it'll function on almost any kind of hardware with no issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also pretty reliable and secure and all Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, which guarantees that you should have a safe and stable software environment on your server all the time. Also, Ubuntu has one of the biggest user communities worldwide, which means that if you experience any problem or have any question, you will find lots of resources on the Internet. Among the major benefits of this Operating System is the fact that it includes thousands of software packages that can be easily adjusted according to your needs and / or the needs of the apps that you need to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any license fees at any time. In contrast, other OS's are paid and their code is not accessible, therefore it can't be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS

With all of our Linux VPS, you're able to select the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have certain requirements with regard to the OS they're installed on, and you are able to choose from the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of Ubuntu. You can also select if your VPS should feature our Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you'll find everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, e-mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you are able to do everything from your online browser, yet the root access will be restricted; while in the second case, you will receive Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so you'll be able to install anything freely due to the full root access which you'll be given, but the server management tasks will be done through a console. Our admins will keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup weekly when you add the additional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting

If the applications that you need to run require Ubuntu and lots of system resources, you can select one of our dedicated hosting and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You're able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of the Operating System, according to which release your apps need in order to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you'll have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't contain a website hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content through a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your websites. If you do not want to lose time taking care of the hosting server, you can take full advantage of our Managed Services package, that includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade includes routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.