Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, which uses the Linux kernel. While it is used mainly on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you are able to modify its core, or any of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the optimal software environment for all your web applications regardless of their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you'll always find find a lot of materials on the Internet related to any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We supply Ubuntu with our Linux VPS servers and depending on what system requirements your web applications have, you will be able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit release of the Operating System with only a few clicks during the registration process. If you obtain your server without a hosting Control Panel, the only software that will be set up in addition to Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, thus you can use a console to gain access to the website hosting server and to build a software environment of your liking. If you get your server with our Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll have a web interface with which you are able to control almost everything as easily as you manage a regular shared account and all the essential MySQL, FTP and email server software will be pre-installed, yet the root access to the server will be restricted. If you don't have a lot of experience, or in case you do not wish to waste time on VPS administration procedures, you're able to take full advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, which features weekly Ubuntu Operating System updates.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

We offer Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you will be able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with only a click on the order page. We provide two editions, so as to guarantee that the hosting server matches the requirements of the software that you would like to set up. The full root access to the server allows 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 from a console, but in case you would like to use a web interface, you are free to set up any Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you'd like to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you will be able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of plenty of tasks for you, among them regular Operating System upgrades.