Via this WHT offer. DMEHosting has some budget VPS offers from $6.99. With the 15% off discount coupon on that WHT post, this is what you get for $5.94/month: 64MB memory 3GB storage 200GB/month data transfer CentOS / Fedora Core / Debian OpenVZ / HyperVM Their website is hosted on a server in Chicago.
UPDATE: CMBHosting.net does not resolve as of Oct 2009. I guess they might have been offline prior to that. Anyway. Another dead host. FAIL. Here is another OpenVZ VPS for the cheap. Via this WHT offer, you can use coupon code 40OFF to get recurring 40% off from VPS hosting plans at CMBHosting. That means […]
RAM has gone cheap. But has it gone that cheap? From this WHT offer, Quillhost is offering 20% discount on their already-cheap Xen VPS plans. Yes — it is not OpenVZ plans that can sometimes be oversold like crazy, but you do get “dedicated memory”. (Yes I know you can over-commit memory in Xen 3.3+ […]
UPDATE: LOVE does not seem to last very long. Well, CompetitiveHost can’t seem to compete and is now history. Via this WHT offer, which points to CompetitiveHost’s announcement here, that you can get 20% off from their OpenVZ-based VPSs, because of LOVE. Yes, due to global financial crisis, buying a cheap low end VPS for […]
It’s actually a tip from Lincoln, who emailed me last month: Another idea is to replace bash (~4M/instance) with pdksh (~1M/instance). It doesn’t sound like much, but if you’re like me and you’re have a half-dozen or more concurrent ssh sessions, plus you’re su’ed on a couple of them, etc… it can be a significant […]