Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Although it is used primarily on personal computers, its server version has been rising in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux releases you can get and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal OS. It's also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a 5-year support life cycle, so you are able to receive official security and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you'll be able to modify its core, and / or all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you see fit. This allows you to set up the optimal software environment for all of your web apps irrespective of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you'll always find find numerous materials on the Internet about any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
You'll be able to get Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages, due to the fact that we offer 32-bit and 64-bit releases of this Operating System. In this way, you are able to choose the more appropriate of them, based on the type of applications which you want 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 of the software setting. We'll install only the Apache web server software, so you can add everything else you'll need, even if it is not related directly to Internet sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You're able to control everything from a console, however if you would like, you can also set up a web hosting Control Panel, provided that it supports Ubuntu. In case you order our optional Managed Services bundle, we will maintain your Operating System up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the latest software packages for a well-balanced and safe server environment.