Ubuntu is one of the most widespread Linux versions for personal computers, yet the Operating System also has a server release, which has been gaining popularity these days. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can function on virtually every server not consuming too much resources. The OS is regarded as being really reliable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of 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 softwaretroubles over time. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is totally free to use, you will be able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you find fit, without any restrictions and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you can obtain a rapid, dependable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
Ubuntu is available with all our Linux VPS servers and you can acquire a VPS running it in less than 60 minutes. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, so you can select the one that you need if the software that you would like to run on the website hosting server has particular system requirements regarding this. You can also select if your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be set up with no Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you'll be able to set up anything using a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be installed on it, in which case you'll have a web interface and all the necessary web server, MySQL, FTP, mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but this type of installation is more effective for users with less experience. We will also maintain your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis when you add our Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do so during the VPS order process or at any later time via your billing Control Panel.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
You're able to acquire Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages, as we supply 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this OS. Thus, you're able to select the more appropriate of the two, based on the type of applications which you want to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control of the software setting. We will install just the Apache web server software, therefore you can add whatever else you may need, even when it is not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You're able to manage everything through a console, yet if you want, you can also install a web hosting Control Panel, when it supports Ubuntu. If you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will keep your OS up-to-date weekly and will ensure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a reliable and protected server environment.