Learn more about Ubuntu. School yourself on exactly how this plain and simple Linux-based OS has taken the open-source computing world by force. Know the reason for its popularity.
Ubuntu is an exceptionally popular OS, that makes use of the Linux kernel. Although it is used primarily on PCs, its server version has been gaining in popularity recently as well. Ubuntu is one of the lightest Linux distributions out there and it is compatible with almost any kind of hardware, that makes it a universal Operating System. In addition, it is very stable and secure and has an at least a 5-year support life cycle, so you're able to get official security and performance updates. Unlike various other Operating Systems, Ubuntu is distributed devoid of license fees and you're able to customize its core, or any of the countless packages it features, in any way you see fit. This will allow you to set up the right software environment for all your web applications irrespective of their requirements. Due to the popularity of the Operating System, Ubuntu has huge developer and user communities, so you'll always find find lots of materials on the Internet related to any question or problem that you may have.
Ubuntu in Dedicated Servers
When the applications that you wish to run require Ubuntu as well as lots of resources, you can select our dedicated servers and add this Operating System to your order with a click. You can choose between the 32-bit and the 64-bit edition of your OS, according to which release your applications need in order to function properly and to get the most of your server hardware. Since you'll have full root access, you'll have full control over the software environment on the machine and you'll be able to set up anything you would like. The Ubuntu-powered server doesn't feature a website hosting Control Panel, so you can manage your content from a Secure Shell console, yet if you would like, you can set up a third-party Control Panel and use a graphical interface to control your Internet sites. If you do not want to lose time taking care of the server, you can reap the benefits of our Managed Services package, that includes many tasks performed by our sysadmins on your behalf. The upgrade comes with regular updates of your Ubuntu OS as well.