Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular Operating System, that uses the Linux kernel. Even though it is used primarily on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases out there and it supports almost any hardware, that makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you are able to receive official security and performance updates. Unlike lots of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you are able to modify its core, or all of the countless packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This allows you to set up the optimal software environment for all your web apps whatever their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you can always find find lots of materials online related to any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
We offer Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you are able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with just a click on the order page. We provide two editions, in order to make sure that the server will match the requirements of the software that you wish to install. The full root accessibility to the server allows you to install various other software, due to the fact that the only pre-installed application will be the Apache web server. You are able to access the server safely using a console, however in case you prefer to use a web interface, you can set up any kind of Control Panel which can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to focus your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle a number of tasks for you, which includes once a week OS upgrades.