Ubuntu is one of the most preferred Linux versions for desktop computers, but the Operating System also has a server release, that has been gaining in popularity these days. Ubuntu is extremely fast and supports various hardware components, so it can function on virtually every machine without consuming too much system resources. The OS is considered to be very dependable and secure, not to mention that because of its popularity, you will find various sources online with info about any question or problem that you may have. The Long-Term Support (LTS) versions are supported for a minimum of five years, so you will be able to get security patches without worrying about softwaretroubles over time. Since Ubuntu is free to use, you can modify both its core and the thousands of additional software packages which you can download and set up in any way you see fit, with no limitations and without having to pay any license fees. In this way, you can acquire a rapid, dependable and powerful website hosting service and pay just the cost of the server.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
Ubuntu is one of the OS options that you can find on our order page in case you decide to acquire one of our Linux dedicated servers hosting packages. We can install the 32-bit or the 64-bit version, in order to match the system requirements of the apps that you need to install on the server. You can also choose the software which will run on your machine, because we will set up only the Apache web server software, so the rest can be tailor-made software of your choice. You will be able to set up the latter without problems through a Secure Shell console, since you will get root-level access and you will have full control of the server. You can set up a website hosting Control Panel as well and manage some things through a graphical interface, as long as it can run on an Ubuntu-driven machine. To make things simpler for you, we also provide a Managed Services upgrade, that, among other things, features OS upgrades.