Dedicated Servers Operating Systems

Choose the ideal OS for your server

Whether your server needs a Windows or Linux OS, you’ll find a choice of the latest operating systems across our range.

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Dedicated Servers with Windows or Linux operating systems

Windows or Linux? It’s an age-old question, and one that you probably have your own answer to – it all depends on personal preference and the needs of your project. Select your preferred operating systems on your Fasthosts Dedicated Server, with a wide range of operating systems to choose from including Ubuntu 20.04, CentOS 8 and Windows Server 2019.

The latest hardware, dedicated to you

Windows Server 2019

Windows Server 2019 is the leanest, fastest and most secure iteration yet that can help you modernise your applications and infrastructure.

The latest hardware, dedicated to you

Linux: Ubuntu 20.04 and CentOS 8

Whether you need the latest features of Ubuntu or the stability of CentOS, both of these Linux distributions provide a highly reliable operating system capable of supporting advanced projects and dynamic web content.

Operating systems we offer

  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Ubuntu 20.04
  • Ubuntu 16.04
  • CentOS 8
  • Debian 9
  • Debian 10
  • CoreOS

Want to know more about our Dedicated Server range?

Run your web projects on secure, reliable and powerful Dedicated Servers with unlimited bandwidth and UK data centres. Choose between HDD, SSD or all-new NVMe storage for extra power and capacity.

Reliable, high-performance Dedicated Servers at great prices

Unlimited bandwidth

Unlimited data and 1Gb/s bandwidth

Guaranteed stability

UK data centres and 24/7 UK support

UK data centres

Remote desktop (Windows) and SSH (Linux)

All our Dedicated Servers come with...

  • Unlimited data transfer
  • 99.99% uptime guarantee – you’ll be eligible to claim one day’s service free for every hour your server is unavailable
  • Full remote server control from your web browser
  • Our own UK data centres
  • 24/7 UK-based technical support

Popular Dedicated Server software

Plesk Obsidian

Easily set up and maintain websites, email and applications. Managing your server is easier with Plesk Obsidian.

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Bare Metal Servers

MS SQL Server software is available on all of our Windows Dedicated Servers. Rapidly launch web pages, applications, websites and services with SQL Server 2017.

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