Ubuntu is a well-liked desktop OS, that uses the Linux kernel, and its server edition is getting really popular too. The reason is that the operating system is extremely light and it will run on almost any hardware without any issues, utilizing its resources to the max. Ubuntu is also very reliable and secure and all of the Long-Term Support (LTS) releases are supported for at least five years, which warrants that you should have a risk-free and dependable software environment on your server all the time. Furthermore, Ubuntu has one of the largest user communities around the world, so if you experience any kind of problem or have any kind of question, you will discover numerous resources on the Internet. Among the major benefits of this Operating System is that it features thousands of software packages that can be freely changed according to your needs and / or the needs of the apps which you need to run, not to mention that you will not have to pay any kind of license fees at all. In contrast, other OS's are paid and their program code is not accessible, which means that it cannot be changed.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
You are able to obtain Ubuntu with our dedicated server plans, due to the fact that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this OS. Thus, you're able to choose the more appropriate of them, based on the type of apps that you need to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You'll have root-level access to the server, which provides you with full control over the software environment. We will install only the Apache web server software, which means that you are able to add everything else you will need, even if it is not related directly to web sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You are able to control everything from a console, however if you want, you can also install a hosting Control Panel, on condition that it supports Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we'll keep your Operating System up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the most up-to-date software packages for a well-balanced and risk-free server environment.