Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, that employs the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on personal computers, its server version has been gaining in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux distributions out there and it's compatible with almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. It is also very stable and secure and has an no less than a five-year support life cycle, so you can receive official safety and performance updates. Unlike numerous other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you are able to customize its core, and / or all of the countless packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This allows you to install the optimal software environment for all your web applications regardless of their requirements. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find a lot of materials online regarding any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
We provide Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server packages and if you need this OS, you're able to pick the 32-bit or the 64-bit release with just a click on the order page. We supply two versions, to ensure that the hosting server will match the system requirements of the software that you would like to set up. The full root admission to the server will enable you to set up various other software, as the only pre-installed app will be the Apache web server. You will be able to access the server securely from a console, however in case you like better to use a world wide web interface, you're free to install any kind of Control Panel which can function on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you wish to concentrate your efforts on the content and not on server maintenance tasks, you'll be able to add our Managed Services upgrade and we'll handle a number of tasks for you, among them weekly OS updates.