Ubuntu is one of the most widespread Linux distributions for desktop computers, however the Operating System also has a server release, that has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is very quick and supports multiple hardware components, so it can run on pretty much every server without consuming a lot of system resources. The Operating System is considered to be really reliable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find numerous sources online with information about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, so you will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwaretroubles in the long run. As Ubuntu is free to use, you're able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and set up in any way you see fit, devoid of restrictions and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will receive an effective, secure and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

With any of our Linux VPS plans, you'll be able to choose the Ubuntu OS from the order page. We are aware of the fact that some programs have particular requirements in terms of the OS they are installed on, and you are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit release of Ubuntu. You can also select whether your VPS should include the Hepsia Control Panel or no Control Panel at all. In the first case, you will find everything you will need pre-installed - MySQL, email server, FTP, etcetera. software, and you can make everything from your web browser, but the root access will be restricted; while in the second case, you'll get Ubuntu and the Apache server software only, which means that you'll be able to set up anything freely due to the full root access which you'll be given, yet the server management tasks will be performed from a console. Our admins will monitor your VPS and update the Ubuntu installation on a weekly basis if you add the optional Managed Services package which we offer.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

We provide Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you will be able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the registration page. We supply two editions, in order to ensure that the hosting server meets the system requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root access to the server allows you to install various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You are able to access the server safely through a console, however if you like better to use an online interface, you're free to set up any kind of Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you'll be able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle various tasks for you, among them once a week OS upgrades.