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Replacing OpenSSH with Dropbear

Tags: , Date/Time: March 30, 2008 @ 11:48 pm, by LowEndAdmin

When you are using a low-end server with only 64MB of memory, sometimes you just have to look for alternate software packages with less bloat to leave more memory for your (often more bloated) applications. OpenSSH is the essential application on a Linux/xBSD server, however I think it is eating up one or two more […]

XPLHost – $6.36 OpenVZ VPS Spring Special

Tags: , , Date/Time: March 27, 2008 @ 7:32 am, by LowEndAdmin

Update — it appears that XPLHost.com is now redirecting to a parking page. FAIL. Thanks to abjr pointing out this XPLHost special where you can get a low end OpenVZ VPS for $6.36/month (after the 20% off discount). Here is the spec: 96MB memory guaranteed 7.5GB storage 150GB data transfer CentOS + HyperVM + LxAdmin […]

Justgotvps.com – $4.95 OpenVZ VPS

Tags: , , Date/Time: March 26, 2008 @ 9:08 am, by LowEndAdmin

Update July 2008: JustGotVPS seems to JustGotVanished. IP does not resolve. No support. Check last few pages of this WHT thread. Domain was registered through to 2018 though… Saw this ads on WHT, where Justgotvps.com is selling their low end “Starter Root” VPS at just $4.95/month (or $4.16/month if you prepay for 12 months). The […]

InternetVPS – $4.99 64MB OpenVZ VPS

Tags: , , Date/Time: March 20, 2008 @ 9:58 am, by LowEndAdmin

Saw LowEndBox got mentioned in this WHT thread, and someone suggested InternetVPS.com for cheap low-end VPS. The plan is listed under “Other Plans” in small print, and the cheapest of them all — a $4.99/month VPS, comes with: 64MB memory 3GB storage 50GB data transfer CentOS / LxAdmin Under their FAQ they said: The InternetVPS […]

A2B2 – WHT Special $5/Month VPS in UK

Tags: , , Date/Time: March 20, 2008 @ 9:50 am, by LowEndAdmin

Via this WHT post, CheapVPS (a2b2) is having a WHT special for 30 VPS only (they might be all gone when this post went live). For £30/year or $60/year, you can get the following VPS in UK: 128MB guaranteed 4GB burstable 10GB storage CentOS / LxAdmin I guess it would be OpenVZ based. No idea […]

5 Reasons Why You Want a Low End Box

Date/Time: March 20, 2008 @ 12:23 am, by LowEndAdmin

This site is dedicated to low-end hosting boxes and cheap (and legal :)) way to have your own root account on the net. But why? Why would I want to host my websites on a 64MB $5/month VPS? Here are some reasons: Because you are cheap. You are a starving student who does not have […]

Web Wide Hosting – OpenVZ VPS From $4.90

Tags: , , , Date/Time: March 13, 2008 @ 11:11 pm, by LowEndAdmin

Web Wide Hosting in New Zealand has overtaken ServerWays, and is now offering exactly the same VPS packages from $4.90 per month. Order them here as I can’t seem to find them on their home page. There are actually two plans that fit into my criteria (maximum $7/month): VPS 111 — $4.90/month 100MB memory (guaranteed/burstable) […]

VPSLink – 10% Off OpenVZ/Xen VPS Now Under $6

Tags: , , , Date/Time: March 5, 2008 @ 1:21 am, by LowEndAdmin

Saw this deal at WHT from VPSLink, using coupon code VPS0308 When the provider with the last “insane discount” has oversold, slowed to a crawl, and gone the way of the dinosaur, you’ll be glad you took advantage of this 10% lifetime discount coupon while you had the chance – consider your options at VPSLink: […]