Discover more about Ubuntu, how this small Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s nowadays so popular.
Ubuntu is among the most preferred Linux versions for desktop machines, yet the Operating System also has a server release, that has been gaining in popularity recently. Ubuntu is very quick and supports a variety of hardware components, so it can work on virtually any kind of machine not using a lot of resources. The OS is regarded as being really reliable and secure, plus because of its popularity, you'll find quite a lot of sources online with information about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for at least 5 years, so you are able to get security patches without having to worry about softwareissues over time. Because Ubuntu is totally free to use, you can modify both its core as well as the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and install in any way you find fit, devoid of limitations and without paying any license fees. This way, you'll obtain an effective, dependable and powerful web hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
You're able to get Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, as we offer 32-bit and 64-bit versions of this OS. This way, you'll be able to pick the more appropriate of these two, based on the type of apps which you would like to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You will have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control over the software setting. We'll install just the Apache web server software, therefore you'll be able to add anything else you will need, even if it's not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to manage everything through a console, yet if you would like, you can also install a web hosting Control Panel, on condition that it's compatible with Ubuntu. If you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll keep your OS up-to-date weekly and will make sure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a well-balanced and secure server environment.