Ubuntu is a really popular Operating System, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been rising in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a 5-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike numerous other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you can modify its core, and / or all of the countless packages it features, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to set up the perfect software environment for your web apps irrespective of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you can always find find lots of materials on the web related to any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

When you need an Ubuntu-powered server, you're able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with each VPS server plan that we supply and everything will be set up within an hour, which means that you can start using your VPS without delay. We supply two different editions since some programs have certain requirements to function effectively. You'll be able to control an Ubuntu-powered VPS in two ways - when you order it with our custom-made Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you'll receive an online interface and all the software which is necessary for your Internet sites will be pre-installed; whereas when you order it devoid of Control Panel, you'll get just the Operating System and the Apache web server software, which means that you'll be able to install other software employing Secure Shell. If you choose to add the Managed Services upgrade either during the signup process or at any later time, our admins will keep an eye on your hosting server and will update Ubuntu regularly.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

We supply Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans and if you need this OS, you'll be able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with only a click on the registration page. We offer two editions, so as to make sure that the server matches the requirements of the software that you wish to install. The full root accessibility to the server will help you set up any other software, since the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You're able to access the server securely through a console, but if you would like to use a web interface, you can install any kind of Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you would like to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you'll be able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll take care of a number of tasks for you, among them weekly Operating System upgrades.