Ubuntu - the Linux Distribution that started small and is already among the most well-known OSes out there. Read more about its benefits and drawbacks.
Ubuntu is an extremely popular Operating System, that makes use of the Linux kernel. While it's used mainly on desktop machines, its server version has been becoming more popular these days as well. Ubuntu is among the lightest Linux releases out there and it is compatible with almost any hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at the very least a five-year support life cycle, so you're able to get official protection and performance updates. Unlike a number of other OS's, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you can customize its core, and all of the countless packages it contains, in any way you find fit. This will allow you to install the perfect software environment for all of your web apps irrespective of their specifications. Because of the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has vast developer and user communities, so that you'll always find find plenty of materials on the Internet regarding any question or problem that you might have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Web Hosting
If the applications that you would like to run require Ubuntu as well as plenty of system resources, you should select one of our Linux dedicated web hosting
and add this Operating System to your order with a single click. You are able to choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit version of your Operating System, depending on which release your applications need to work properly and to get the most of the server hardware. Due to the fact that you will have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on your machine and you can set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server does not come with a website hosting Control Panel, and you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, but if you'd like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to command your sites. When you do not want to lose time managing the server, you can use our Managed Services package, that features a number of tasks performed by our admins on your behalf. The package comes with routine updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.