Discover more about Ubuntu, how this modest Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s at this moment so popular.
Ubuntu is among the most popular Linux releases for desktop machines, however the OS also has a server edition, which has been gaining popularity these days. Ubuntu is very fast and supports a wide range of hardware components, so it can work on pretty much every server not using a lot of resources. The OS is regarded as being very reliable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you'll find many different sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you can get security patches without worrying about softwareproblems over time. As Ubuntu is free to use, you will be able to modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you see fit, devoid of limitations and without any license fees. This way, you'll acquire an effective, stable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
When the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu and lots of resources, you can opt for one of our Linux dedicated hosting and add this OS to your order with a click. You will be able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your OS, depending on which release your apps need in order to function properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you will be able to set up anything you'd like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not contain a web hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content using a Secure Shell console, but if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your websites. When you do not want to lose time controlling the web hosting server, you can take full advantage of the Managed Services package, that features a lot of tasks done by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade features regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.