Find out more about Ubuntu, how this small Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s now so favored.
Ubuntu is among the most widespread Linux distributions for personal computers, however the OS also has a server version, that has been becoming more popular these days. Ubuntu is really quick and supports a number of hardware components, so it can work on virtually any kind of computer without consuming a lot of system resources. The OS is considered to be pretty dependable and secure, not to mention that as a result of its popularity, you'll find lots 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 five years, so you'll be able to get security patches without worrying about softwareissues in the long run. Because Ubuntu is totally free to use, you can customize both its core and the thousands of additional software packages that you can download and install in any way you find fit, with no limitations and without having to pay any license fees. This way, you will acquire a fast, secure and powerful hosting service and pay only the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
If the apps that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as a lot of system resources, you should opt for one of our dedicated web hosting plans and add this Operating System to your order with a click. You're able to select between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your OS, based on which release your apps need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you will be able to install anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not feature a website hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you want, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to take care of your Internet sites. If you don't want to lose time managing the server, you can employ our Managed Services package, which includes countless tasks performed by our sysadmins on your behalf. The package comes with regular updates of your Ubuntu Operating System as well.