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Ubuntu VPS

leading Ubuntu virtual server hosting!

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UK Based, Reliable Ubuntu Servers

Easily manage your Ubuntu VPS from our control panel.

Unlimited Rebuilds

Reinstall any available OS when you like

Resource Monitoring

Monitor your Ubuntu VPS CPU, network & RAM

UK Ubuntu VPS

All Ubuntu services are UK based

Fast Network

80GBit/s multi-path, resilient internet connectivity

Choose a Ubuntu VPS management option:

Unmanaged Ubuntu VPS

You administer the infrastructure
  • Lower cost
  • Total control
  • Full admin access

from £6.60 / month

Managed Ubuntu VPS

We administer the infrastructure
  • 1-hour admin / month
  • Server hardening
  • On-going updates
  • Monitoring & alerts
  • + more

from £41.60 / month

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What is Ubuntu?

Ubuntu has become one of the most popular Linux distributions with our clients.

You can install many variations of the ever popular Ubuntu operating system including Long Term Support (LTS) releases.

Easily managed with the great aptitude package manager and with a wealth of documentation available online.

In many cases Ubuntu Linux has become the distro to beat with regards user friendliness and simplicity.

Ubuntu is a great all round Linux operating system based on Debian, with a very active community support forum at

Originally aimed at the home user market, it didn't take long for project to expand its scope and start offering a server orientated distribution, ideal for VPS.

It can be installed & ready on any of our UK VPS in under 1 minute!

Maintaining Ubuntu?

Ubuntu is another Linux distribution that makes use of the excellent APT package manager, making VPS administration simple and quick.

You can easily manage your Ubuntu server using Secure Shell (SSH).

For more information see our article on how to enable & secure Ubuntu SSH server.

How can I use Ubuntu?

There is no end to what can be achieved with the Ubuntu platform. Backend server functions such as email, web & database hosting are a breeze.

It is also a very popular OS for using as a development platform.

The possibilities are immense.

How is Ubuntu supported?

Ubuntu's main objective is providing easy entry for the Linux novice, but that's not to say that it is no more capable than any other Linux distribution.

It just has the added benefit of a huge community support base and easy to use tools.

In addition, you can get professional commercial support for your Ubuntu VPS from the projects partners or right here at Farbyte via our managed VPS hosting service.

Farbyte offers very competitive Ubuntu VPS managed packages. Simply add the Server Management option during checkout if you require this service and let us take care of the main administration duties for your VPS.

Other Linux VPS Hosting

Aside from Ubuntu, your virtual server can be deployed with many Linux operating systems , such as:

These can be either managed or unmanaged!


Ubuntu VPS hosting can be billed at every 1, 3, 6, 12, 24 or 36 month periods.


At Farbyte we have built a strong reputation for being one of the most reliable hosting service providers in the UK.

Since 2006 we've been hosting client websites and have never suffered from a major outage. There are very few other web hosting service providers that can state that.

Our web services are custom designed by Farbyte engineers to offer the best performance and availability for any budget.

All Farbyte Ubuntu VPS hosting services are located in Manchester, UK.

No, there are no contracts. You can stop using your service at any time you like.

As a full RIPE member, we own our IP address ranges which are all geo-located exactly where are servers are... in the UK!

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