Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular Operating System, which makes use of the Linux kernel. Even though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions available and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a 5-year support life cycle, so you can get official protection and performance updates. Unlike various other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you can customize its core, as well as any of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This will enable you to set up the perfect software environment for all your web applications whatever their specifications. Because of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you can always find find numerous materials on the Internet about any question or problem that you might have.

Ubuntu in VPS Hosting

We supply Ubuntu with our VPS hosting and based on what system requirements your web apps have, you can select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the Operating System with only a few mouse clicks during the registration process. If you order your server with no web hosting Control Panel, the sole software that will be installed along with Ubuntu is the Apache web server software, so you will be able to use a console to access the website hosting server and to set up a software environment of your liking. If you obtain your server with the Hepsia hosting Control Panel, you will have an online interface with which you're able to manage almost everything as quickly as you control a regular shared account and all the required MySQL, FTP and email server software will be pre-installed, but the root access to the server will be limited. If you do not have a lot experience, or in case you don't wish to waste time on VPS supervision procedures, you will be able to take advantage of the Managed Services upgrade, that includes every week Ubuntu Operating System updates.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

Ubuntu is one of the OS options that you can find on our registration page in case you choose to obtain one of our Linux dedicated web hosting. We can set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit release, in order to meet the system requirements of the apps that you wish to set up on the server. You can also choose the software which will run on your machine, because we will set up only the Apache web server software, so all else can be customized software that you choose. You'll be able to set up the latter without problems through a Secure Shell console, because you will receive root-level access and you will have full control of the server. You are free to install a website hosting Control Panel too and manage some things via a graphical interface, as long as it can work on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler, we also offer a Managed Services upgrade, which, among other things, includes Operating System updates.