Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular Operating System, which employs the Linux kernel. Though it's used primarily on desktop machines, 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 hardware, which makes it a universal OS. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you can get official security and performance updates. Unlike alternative Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed without any license fees and you will be able to customize its core, and / or all of the thousands of packages it comes with, in any way you find fit. This enables you to set up the ideal software environment for all of your web applications irrespective of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, which means that you will always find a lot of materials on the world wide web related to any question or problem that you might have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Hosting
You're able to obtain Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages, as we supply 32-bit and 64-bit editions of this Operating System. Thus, you'll be able to pick the more appropriate of these two, depending on the type of applications which you want to set up and run and on the system requirements they have regarding the Operating System. You'll have root-level access to the server, which will provide you with full control over the software setting. We will install only the Apache web server software, so you can add everything else you will need, even when it is not related directly to sites, such as a VOIP server, for example. You can control everything from a console, but if you want, you may also install a website hosting Control Panel, on condition that it is compatible with Ubuntu. When you order the optional Managed Services bundle, we'll keep your OS up-to-date on a weekly basis and will ensure that you have the latest software packages for a stable and secure server environment.