Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Though it is used primarily on PCs, its server version has been rising in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases available and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to get official protection and performance updates. Unlike many other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you can customize its core, and any of the countless packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This enables you to install the best software environment for all your web apps irrespective of their requirements. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you will always find numerous materials on the world wide web about any question or problem which you might have.

Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting

You'll be able to get Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, because we offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this Operating System. Thus, you'll be able to select the more appropriate of the two, depending on the type of apps that you'd 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 will set up only the Apache web server software, which means that you're able to add everything else you will need, even when it is not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You will be able to manage everything using a console, however if you would like, you can also set up a web hosting Control Panel, on condition that it is compatible with Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will keep your Operating System up-to-date every week and will make sure that you have the newest software packages for a well-balanced and risk-free server environment.