Ubuntu is a preferred desktop OS, which uses the Linux kernel, but its server version is getting quite popular too. The reason is that the OS is really light and it can run on almost any kind of hardware without any issues, utilizing its resources to the maximum. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, which guarantees that you should have a risk-free and dependable software environment on your web hosting server all the time. Also, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities around the world, which means that if you experience any kind of problem or have any kind of question, you will discover numerous resources on the Internet. Among the key benefits of this OS is that it has tens of thousands of software packages that can be freely changed in accordance with your needs as well as the requirements of the applications that you intend to run, not to mention that you won't have to pay any kind of license fees at any time. In contrast, other Operating Systems are paid and their program code is not accessible, which means that it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

With any of our Linux VPS hosting packages, you'll be able to choose the Ubuntu Operating System on the order page. We recognize the fact that some pieces of software have specific requirements with regard to the Operating System they can be installed on, so you'll be able to select from the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. In addition, you can choose whether your VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or with no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will get everything you need pre-installed - MySQL, electronic mail server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you will be able to make everything from your online browser, however the root access will be limited; whereas in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu plus the Apache server software only, so that you are able to set up anything freely thanks to the full root access which you will be given, yet the server management tasks can be performed through a console. Our administrators will keep track of your VPS and update the Ubuntu setup on a weekly basis if you add the optional Managed Services package that we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

Ubuntu is among the Operating System options that you can find on our registration page if you decide to acquire one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages. We will set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, in order to meet the system requirements of the applications which you'd like to set up on the server. You may also select the software which will operate on your machine, since we will install only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be custom-made software of your liking. You will be able to install the latter without any problems through a Secure Shell console, because you'll get root-level access and you'll get full control over the hosting server. You are free to set up a web hosting Control Panel too and control 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 offer a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, comes with Operating System upgrades.