Ubuntu is one of the most widely used Linux versions for personal computers, however the OS also has a server release, which has been gaining popularity lately. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports multiple hardware components, so it can function on virtually any computer without consuming too much resources. The OS is regarded as being really dependable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you will find various 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 five years, so you're able to get security patches without worrying about softwareproblems over time. Due to the fact that Ubuntu is free to use, you're able to customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you see fit, with no limitations and without having to pay any license fees. In this way, you can obtain a quick, secure and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in VPS Servers
We supply Ubuntu with our VPS plans and based on what system requirements your web applications have, you're able to get the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with only a few clicks during the registration process. If you obtain your server with no web hosting Control Panel, the only piece of software which will be installed on top of Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, so you'll be able to use a console in order to access the website hosting server and to build a software environment of your liking. If you order your server with the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you'll have an online interface with which you're able to control almost everything just as easily as you manage a regular shared account and all the required MySQL, FTP and email server software are pre-installed, however the root access to your server is restricted. If you do not have much experience, or if you do not plan to waste time on VPS management procedures, you're able to take advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, which features weekly Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
When the applications that you need to run require Ubuntu and plenty of system resources, you can choose one of our dedicated web hosting plans and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You will be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your Operating System, based on which release your applications need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. As you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, yet if you want, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your web sites. When you do not want to lose time supervising the web hosting server, you can employ our Managed Services package, which includes plenty of tasks performed by our admins on your behalf. The upgrade features routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.