Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on desktops, its server version has been becoming more popular lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at least a five-year support life cycle, so you will be able to receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike lots of other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you are able to customize its core, or all of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This allows you to install the optimal software environment for all your web applications whatever their specifications. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so you can always find find numerous materials on the Internet about any question or problem which you might have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We supply Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you're able to select the 32-bit or the 64-bit version with just a click on the order page. We provide two versions, in order to ensure that the server meets the system requirements of the software that you would like to install. The full root access to the server will enable you to set up any other software, since the only pre-installed app will be the Apache web server. You'll be able to access the server safely using a console, but in case you would like to use an online interface, you can install any kind of Control Panel that can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to focus your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you're able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of numerous tasks for you, among them weekly OS upgrades.