Ubuntu is one of the most popular Linux versions for desktop computers, but the OS also has a server edition, that has been gaining popularity these days. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports a number of hardware components, so it can work on pretty much every server not using too much resources. The OS is widely known as pretty dependable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find numerous sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you are able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues over time. Because Ubuntu is totally free to use, you are able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you see fit, without any restrictions and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will receive a quick, dependable and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all our VPS web hosting plans and you can purchase a VPS running it in just 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so that you're able to pick the one that you need if the software that you wish to run on the website hosting server has specific 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 install anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have a web interface and all the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more limited, but this type of installation is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date regularly if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

Ubuntu is one of the Operating System options which you can find on our order page if you decide to acquire one of our dedicated web hosting plans. We will set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, to match the system requirements of the applications which you intend to set up on the server. You may also select the software which will run on your machine, because we will install only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be tailor-made software that you choose. You'll be able to install the latter without problems employing a Secure Shell console, because you'll get root-level access and you will have full control of your server. You are free to install a web hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things using a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things easier for you, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, that, among other things, contains OS updates.