Ubuntu is a widespread desktop OS, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server version is getting quite popular too. The reason is the fact that the operating system is really light and it'll function on almost any hardware without any issues, utilizing its resources to the fullest. Ubuntu is also extremely reliable and secure and all the Long-Term Support (LTS) editions are supported for at least five years, which warrants that you will have a secure and dependable software environment on your server at all times. Furthermore, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities in the world, so if you experience any problem or have any question, you'll find numerous resources on the web. One of the major benefits of this Operating System is that it features tens of thousands of software packages that can be easily adjusted in accordance with your needs and / or the requirements of the apps that you would like to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any kind of license fees any time. In comparison, other OS's are paid and their program code is not accessible, which means that it cannot be changed.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

Ubuntu is available with all of our VPS plans and you can get a VPS running it in just 1 hour. 32-bit and 64-bit editions of the OS are available, so you are able to pick the one which you need if the software that you wish to run on your server has specific system requirements regarding this. You can also select whether your Ubuntu-powered VPS should be installed without a Control Panel, in which case you will have full root access and you can set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you'll have a web interface and all the required web server, MySQL, FTP, electronic mail server, etcetera. software is pre-installed. The root access in the second case will be more restricted, but such a installation is more efficient for users with less experience. We will also keep your Ubuntu up-to-date on a regular basis when you add the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this throughout the VPS order process or at any later time through your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

We offer Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans and if you need this OS, you can pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with only a click on the order page. We provide two releases, in order to ensure that the server matches the requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root access to the server will allow you to install various other software, because the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server securely from a console, however in case you prefer to use a world wide web interface, you can set up any kind of Control Panel which 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're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will handle plenty of tasks for you, including weekly Operating System updates.