Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that employs the Linux kernel. While it's used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases you can get and it is compatible with almost any hardware, that makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to get official safety and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without license fees and you can modify its core, and / or all of the countless packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This will enable you to set up the proper software environment for your web apps whatever their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you'll always find find numerous materials online regarding any question or problem that you may have.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

You'll be able to get Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server plans, due to the fact that we supply 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this Operating System. This way, you are able to choose the more appropriate of the two, based on the type of applications that you need to set up and run and on the system requirements they have about the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control of the software setting. We will set up just the Apache web server software, which means that you're able to add everything else you may need, even when it is not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for instance. You're able to control everything from a console, yet if you would like, you may also install a hosting Control Panel, as long as it supports Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll keep your Operating System up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the most recent software packages for a stable and protected server environment.