Ubuntu is among the most preferred Linux editions for personal computers, but the OS also has a server edition, that has been gaining popularity recently. Ubuntu is very fast and supports numerous hardware components, so it can function on virtually any kind of machine not consuming an excessive amount of system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being really reliable and secure, not to mention that due to its popularity, you will find various sources online with info 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 can get security patches without having to worry about softwaretroubles in the long term. Because Ubuntu is free to use, you'll be able to customize both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and set up in any way you see fit, with no limitations and without paying any license fees. This way, you'll receive a rapid, secure and powerful web hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.

Ubuntu in VPS

Ubuntu is available with all our VPS and you can get a VPS running it in less than one hour. 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the OS are available, which means that you are able to pick the one that you need if the software that you wish to run on the website hosting server has specific system requirements in this regard. 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 will be able to set up anything through a console; or if the Hepsia Control Panel should be set up on it, in which case you will have a web interface and all the needed web server, MySQL, FTP, e-mail server, etcetera. software will be 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 regularly when you add the Managed Services upgrade. You will be able to do this during the VPS order process or at any later time using your billing Control Panel.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting

We offer Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you will be able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with only a click on the order page. We provide two editions, so as to ensure that the hosting server will match the system requirements of the software that you wish to set up. The full root admission to your server will enable you to set up any other software, since the only pre-installed app is the Apache web server. You are able to access the server safely through a console, yet in case you would like to use an online interface, you can install any Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you want to focus your efforts on the content and not on server management tasks, you're able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of a number of tasks for you, including once a week Operating System upgrades.