Ubuntu is one of the most popular Linux distributions for desktop machines, however the Operating System also has a server edition, that has been gaining popularity nowadays. Ubuntu is very fast and supports various hardware components, so it can function on pretty much any kind of machine without using too much resources. The Operating System is widely known as pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that due to its popularity, you'll find lots of 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 5 years, so you are able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues over time. Since Ubuntu is absolutely free to use, you're able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and set up in any way you find fit, without any restrictions and without having to pay any license fees. In this way, you can acquire an effective, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
You can obtain Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans, as we supply 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this Operating System. In this way, you are able to select the more appropriate of them, based on the type of apps which you need to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You'll have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control over the software environment. We'll set up only the Apache web server software, therefore you'll be able to add whatever else you may need, even when it's not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You are able to control everything through a console, but if you would like, you may also install a web hosting Control Panel, provided that it supports Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we will keep your Operating System up-to-date every week and will ensure that you have the newest software packages for a well-balanced and risk-free server environment.