Ubuntu is among the most preferred Linux versions for desktop machines, however the OS also has a server version, that has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is very quick and supports various hardware components, so it can run on virtually any computer not consuming an excessive amount of system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you will find lots of sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you can get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long term. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you will be able to modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, with no restrictions and without any license fees. This way, you'll obtain a rapid, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all of our Linux VPS servers and you can purchase a VPS running it in less than 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, which means that you're able to select the one which you need when the software that you want to run on the server has particular system requirements regarding this. You can also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed with no Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you will be able to set up anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you will have an online interface and all the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software will be pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of setup is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis if you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time from your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

Ubuntu is among the Operating System options that you'll find on our order page when you choose to obtain one of our Linux dedicated servers. We'll set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, to satisfy the system requirements of the apps which you intend to install on the server. You may also select the software that will run on your machine, due to the fact that we will install only the Apache web server software, so everything else can be tailor-made software that you choose. You are able to set up the latter without problems by using a Secure Shell console, as you'll receive root-level access and you will get full control over your server. You are free to install a hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things from a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things easier, we also supply a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, features OS updates.