Find out about Ubuntu, how this small Linux distro has taken the world by storm and why it’s now so favored.
Ubuntu is a really popular OS, that uses the Linux kernel. While it is used primarily on desktops, its server version has been rising in popularity nowadays as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions available 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 no less than a 5-year support life cycle, so you'll be able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike numerous other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed with no license fees and you will be able to modify its core, and / or all of the numerous packages it features, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to set up the proper software environment for your web applications whatever their requirements. Because of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so you'll always find find a lot of materials on the world wide web about any question or problem which you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers Hosting
When the apps that you wish to run require Ubuntu and plenty of system resources, you can opt for our Linux dedicated servers hosting and add this OS to your order with just a single click. You can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of the OS, according to which release your applications need to work properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you will be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't come with a hosting Control Panel, therefore you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, however if you'd like, you can install a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to control your websites. If you do not want to lose time supervising the server, you can reap the benefits of the Managed Services package, which includes lots of tasks performed by our system administrators on your behalf. The upgrade includes routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.