Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux releases for desktop machines, however the Operating System also has a server edition, that has been gaining popularity lately. Ubuntu is really quick and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can work on virtually any server not using too much system resources. The Operating System is considered to be pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you will find lots of sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of 5 years, so you will be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwaretroubles in the long term. Because Ubuntu is totally free to use, you will be able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you see fit, devoid of restrictions and without any license fees. This way, you will acquire a fast, stable and powerful hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS Servers

We supply Ubuntu with all our VPS servers and based on what system requirements your web applications have, you'll be able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition of the OS with just a few clicks throughout the order process. When you order your server without a hosting Control Panel, the only piece of software that will be set up along with Ubuntu will be the Apache web server software, thus you'll be able to use a console to access the server and to set up a software environment of your liking. If you acquire your server with the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel, you will have an online interface with which you can control almost everything as easily as you control a regular shared account and all necessary MySQL, FTP and e-mail server software are pre-installed, but the root access to the server is limited. In case you don't have much experience, or if you don't like to waste time on VPS supervision procedures, you'll be able to take advantage of our Managed Services upgrade, which includes every week Ubuntu Operating System upgrades.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers

Ubuntu is among the Operating System options that you can find on our registration page if you want to obtain one of our Linux dedicated servers. We'll set up the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition, to match the system requirements of the applications that you'd like to set up on the server. You may also choose the software which will run on your machine, since we will install only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be tailor-made software of your liking. You're able to set up the latter without any problems employing a Secure Shell console, since you'll get root-level access and you will have full control over your server. You are free to set up a hosting Control Panel as well and control some things using a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things easier, we also offer a Managed Services upgrade, that, among other things, comes with OS upgrades.