Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular recently as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it's compatible with almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a 5-year support life cycle, so you're able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you can modify its core, or all of the thousands of packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to install the best software environment for all of your web applications whatever their specifications. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find numerous materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

When you need an Ubuntu-powered server, you are able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with each VPS server package that we offer and everything will be set up within an hour, therefore you're able to start using your VPS without delay. We provide two different versions because some programs have specific requirements so as to work properly. You will be able to manage an Ubuntu-powered VPS in two ways - when you order it with our custom Hepsia web hosting Control Panel, you'll receive a web interface and the software that is needed for your web sites will be pre-installed; whereas in case you order it devoid of Control Panel, you'll get just the OS and the Apache web server software, so you are able to set up other software employing Secure Shell. If you decide to include the Managed Services upgrade either throughout the registration process or at any later time, our administrators will keep track of your hosting server and will update Ubuntu on a regular basis.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

Ubuntu is among the Operating System options which you can find on our order page if you choose to acquire one of our dedicated web hosting plans. We'll install the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition, to satisfy the system requirements of the apps which you'd like to set up on the server. You can also select the software which will operate on your machine, as we will set up only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be customized software of your liking. You are able to install the latter without problems by using a Secure Shell console, as you will receive root-level access and you'll get full control over the server. You can set up a web hosting Control Panel too and control some things through a graphical interface, as long as it can function on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler, we also supply a Managed Services upgrade, that, among other things, features OS updates.