[clug] Linux VPS hosting recommendation

Stephen Walsh steve at nerdvana.org.au
Sun Mar 27 22:12:05 MDT 2011

Network Presence (based in Adelaide, servers are in Sydney) have a 
pretty good offering, including free ipv6 only VM's. Their stack is 
based on Xen, with full root provided and console level access to the VM.


*Disclaimer: they're my upstream, so tell 'em I sent ya!

On 03/26/2011 12:18 AM, Anshul Gupta wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> I am looking for a Linux VPS hosting provider and I am just wondering if people have any recommendation and/or any disaster story.
> What is your experience with the provider you recommend or hate in the following areas:
> 1. Performance - ratio of VMs, steal time etc
> 2. Latency - Australian (~50ms - local peering arrangement, muti-homed etc) vs US (~250ms?)
> 3. Availability - downtime scheduled and unscheduled
> 4. Usability - bundled tools, cpanel, restrictions etc
> 5. Access - full root access, firewall etc
> 6. Features - Any other feature / functionality
> Thanks,
> Anshul

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