Ubuntu - the Linux Distribution that started out small and is now one of the most popular Operating Systems available. Read more about its benefits and drawbacks.
Ubuntu is an extremely popular OS, that uses the Linux kernel. Though it is used mainly on PCs, its server version has been gaining in popularity lately as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions you can get and it's compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. It's also very stable and secure and has an a minimum of a 5-year support life cycle, so you can receive official security and performance updates. Unlike lots of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you can customize its core, as well as all of the numerous packages it contains, in any way you see fit. This allows you to set up the proper software environment for your web applications regardless of their specifications. As a result of the popularity of the OS, Ubuntu has large developer and user communities, so that you will always find plenty of materials on the web regarding any question or problem which you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
We supply Ubuntu with all of our dedicated server packages and if you need this Operating System, you're able to choose the 32-bit or the 64-bit edition with just a click on the order page. We supply two editions, in order to guarantee that the server will match the system requirements of the software that you want to install. The full root admission to your server will enable you to set up various other software, as the only pre-installed application is the Apache web server. You're able to access the server securely through a console, however in case you prefer to use a world wide web interface, you are free to set up any Control Panel that can run on an Ubuntu-powered machine. If you need to concentrate your efforts on your content and not on server management tasks, you'll be able to add the Managed Services upgrade and we will take care of numerous tasks for you, among them weekly Operating System upgrades.