The following guide will provide an information on how to install SSH Server on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux. SSH Server uses the secure shell protocol to accept connections from remote clients.

Let's start by installation of SSH package:
$ sudo apt-get install ssh
Once the ssh package is installed you start the SSH server using the following linux command:
$ sudo service ssh start
To automatically start your SSH server after reboot run:
$ sudo systemctl enable ssh
Synchronizing state of ssh.service with SysV init with /lib/systemd/systemd-sysv-install...
Executing /lib/systemd/systemd-sysv-install enable ssh
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