Find out more about Ubuntu, how this small Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s today so favored.
Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux distributions for desktop machines, yet the OS also has a server release, which has been gaining popularity lately. Ubuntu is very fast and supports various hardware components, so it can run on pretty much every machine without consuming an excessive amount of resources. The Operating System is widely known as very dependable and secure, not to mention that due to its popularity, you will find a number of sources online with info about any question or problem that you might have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues in the long run. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you will be able to customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, devoid of restrictions and without paying any license fees. This way, you can acquire a quick, stable and powerful hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
When the applications that you want to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of system resources, you should select one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You'll be able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your Operating System, according to which edition your apps need in order to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you will have full control over the software environment on your machine and you'll be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't contain a website hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, but if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to manage your websites. When you do not want to lose time supervising the web hosting server, you can take advantage of the Managed Services package, which includes many tasks done by our sysadmins on your behalf. The upgrade comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.