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Get a Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Linux Dedicated Server

Ubuntu Server version 12.04.3 LTS (long term support) is a very popular Linux operating system and is now being offered by Sun Hosting at a price you simply cannot resist. Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS has more security built in, is faster and easier to configure when it comes to IP addresses and networking tasks, etc. Plus it's now supported until November 2017 by the professional team of Ubuntu, the people that created this 'flavor' of the Linux operating system.

Our Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS dedicated servers are designed for Linux users that need to setup a server rapidly and without issues.

Linux Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS fully dedicated server
Only $89 a month (1) (2)
All prices on the Sun Hosting site are quoted in Canadian funds. This Ubuntu Linux dedicated server includes:

  • Intel Atom CPU, rated at 1.8 Ghz
  • 2 Gigs of fast RAM, less than 3 ns Kingston memory
  • 1,000 Gigs (1 TB) a month in Internet bandwidth
  • Western Digital SATA3 hard drive with 500 Gigs of storage
  • Ubuntu Server version 12.04.3 LTS (long term support) Linux operating system
  • We supply all the hardware for you!
  • Fast 100 MBPS port speed for your data
  • Full SSH root access 24 hours a day
  • Comes with PHP version 5.3.3 and Zend v. 2.3
  • Features MySQL 5.1.49 and Post Gre 8.4 databases
  • Lightning-fast redundant backbone connections
  • Powerful 450-watt power supply
  • 100 percent redundant BGP4 network
  • One dedicated IP supplied ($5 extra per add. IP per month)
  • Free manual reboots 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
  • Basic tech support ticketing system
  • $79 standard one-time setup fee
  • Terms:
    (1) Paid monthly. A 4 percent discount apply if paid six months in advance.
    (2) Does not include any domain name registration fee unless paid one year in advance.

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    Ubuntu Linux version 12.04.3 LTS (long term support) has now been officially released. Here's a quick summary of some of its most important new features:

    Improved speed
    Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS features a more streamlined boot process, a new Linux kernel based on version 2.6.35 and bringing with it improved hardware support on production servers. There have been numerous kernel improvements to better support both Xen (guest) and KVM (host and guest) server virtualization, and to also improve caching performance. Support for the USB 3.0 protocol has been included as well to support much faster speed transfer rates when devices become available.

    Cloud computing
    Cloud computing is an important new feature on the server editions of Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS, and is one of the main reasons Sun Hosting is now offering its Linux users the Ubuntu Linux distribution. Ubuntu version 12.04.3 LTS for servers is off to a very fast start and represents a very good operating system. This is an open source cloud hosting environment, based on the same Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) as Amazon EC2, that will allow businesses to start taking advantage of the many possibilities of private clouds.

    Private clouds allow businesses to reap the benefits of flexible compute environments while avoiding the security, regulatory or policy restrictions inherent in pushing data onto a public cloud. Linux users familiar with elastic compute environments will be able to build similar infrastructure behind their firewall, avoiding any regulatory and security concerns that prevent many enterprises from taking advantage of cloud environments.

    Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Server Edition puts Linux users at a unique advantage of being able to quickly and simply deploy and manage cloud environments. Businesses which are already embracing virtualized environments will take the next logical step to these self-service, super-efficient architectures and Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS Server Edition will be at the heart of that effort.

    The core server product and kernel have also received significant attention in this new release. MySQL 5.1 has also been added. The directory stack and Single Sign On tools have been upgraded for improved directory integration. Django now ships as a fully supported framework enhancing web server options.

    System management support has been extended through support for the WBEM (web-based enterprise management) protocols which open up support of the Ubuntu environment to the most popular system management tools currently deployed in enterprises. Ubuntu's own systems management tool, Landscape, has added a dedicated server to its hosted version allowing deployments to be managed entirely within the firewall.

    Owning and managing a dedicated server can be a complex proposition, if you don't have the right skillset or the necessary tools that is. That is why we offer you the option of fully managed dedicated servers, running on either the Linux or Windows platform.

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