Ubuntu is a very popular Operating System, that employs the Linux kernel. While it's used mainly on PCs, its server version has been becoming more popular lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it supports almost any kind of hardware, which makes it a universal OS. It is also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a five-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to receive official protection and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you'll be able to customize its core, and any of the numerous packages it comes with, in any way you see fit. This enables you to set up the right software environment for all your web apps irrespective of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find a lot of materials on the world wide web regarding any question or problem which you might have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
You'll be able to acquire Ubuntu with each of our dedicated server plans, due to the fact that we supply 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this OS. This way, you can choose the more appropriate of them, based on the type of apps which you'd like to install and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the OS. You will have root-level access to the server, which will give you full control of the software setting. We'll install just the Apache web server software, so you can add anything else you'll need, even if it's not related directly to websites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You are able to manage everything through a console, however if you want, you can also install a web hosting Control Panel, on condition that it supports Ubuntu. If you order the 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 recent software packages for a reliable and protected server environment.