Ubuntu is among the most widely used Linux releases for personal computers, however the Operating System also has a server release, which has been becoming more popular nowadays. Ubuntu is very quick and supports multiple hardware components, so it can function on virtually any server not consuming too much system resources. The Operating System is regarded as being 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 might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without worrying about softwaretroubles in the long term. Because Ubuntu is totally free to use, you can modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you see fit, with no restrictions and without any license fees. This way, you can receive an effective, stable and powerful website hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
You're able to obtain Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, since we supply 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this OS. This way, you are able to select the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of applications which you would like to install and run and on the system requirements they have about the OS. You will have root-level access to the server, which will provide you with full control of the software environment. We will set up just the Apache web server software, which means that you can add everything else you'll need, even when it's not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You can control everything from a console, however if you want, you can also install a website hosting Control Panel, provided that it is compatible with Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your Operating System up-to-date every week and will make sure that you have the most recent software packages for a reliable and secure server environment.