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BlueVM - $1.50/month 128MB OpenVZ VPS in Pennsylvania

bluevmBlueVM has posted a $1.50/month Double Ram, Double Storage, Double Bandwidth offer on their VPS 1 plan for LowEndBox readers! And if that wasn’t enough to make you bite, they’re throwing on top of the Double, Double, Double increase an additional 25% off your first month.

LowEndBox Readers Offer

  • 1 CPU Core Access @ 2.33Ghz
  • 128MB of Guaranteed Ram
  • 192MB of Burstable Ram
  • 20gb of Storage
  • 500gb of Bandwidth
  • 1 IPv4 Address
  • $1.50/month Plus 25% off the first month!
  • Direct Signup Link (Promo Code: = $1.13)

Now for the factoids, BlueVM.Com was registered in May 2011 and is managed by a two-man team consisting of Justin and Arsene. Their nodes are currently located in Pennsylvania USA (Test IP: and they are looking to expand to the West Coast over the next month. Being their first listing on LowEndBox it would be great to see some network benchmarks out of PA. As always with a new provider, exercise some caution on signup and keep to month by month payments until they’ve built a solid reputation.


  1. Albert:

    Promo code?

    February 10, 2012 @ 3:46 pm | Reply
    • Either my eyesight is gone, or there’s a parallel reality as I’m sure the 25% first month promo worked when we first tested it two days ago when the offer came through.

      The double deal still remains though, so if you can afford to spend $0.37c extra on the first month then signup.

      I have sent an email to BlueVM to check their signup in case they need to re-enable the promo code for the 25% off.

      February 10, 2012 @ 3:54 pm | Reply
      • yeah i was also tried to find promo code but failed
        it doesn’t matter..

        February 10, 2012 @ 3:59 pm | Reply
  2. Order a Vps, Got in a second good but i didn’t get additional ips and extra ram which i have ordered…

    February 10, 2012 @ 3:56 pm | Reply
    • Submit a ticket????

      Surely that isn’t automatically deployed

      February 10, 2012 @ 4:04 pm | Reply
      • Ticket ID: 313720

        February 10, 2012 @ 4:05 pm | Reply
      • Looks to be Instant Setup. They may need to assign the additional Ram and IPs manually.

        February 10, 2012 @ 4:21 pm | Reply
        • [root@hostmyro /]# wget http://at.edis.at/100mb.bin
          –19:30:07– http://at.edis.at/100mb.bin
          Resolving at.edis.at…
          Connecting to at.edis.at||:80… connected.
          HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
          Length: 100000000 (95M) [application/octet-stream]
          Saving to: `100mb.bin’

          71% [================================> ] 71,971,122 520K/s eta 55s w
          72% [================================> ] 72,099,994 506K/s eta 55s r
          74% [=================================> ] 74,066,378 587K/s eta 52s ^
          100%[==============================================>] 100,000,000 537K/s in 3m 10s

          19:33:17 (514 KB/s) – `100mb.bin’ saved [100000000/100000000]

          February 10, 2012 @ 4:35 pm | Reply
        • Ticket Replied but they are out of stock now as they mentioned in ticket..

          February 11, 2012 @ 4:32 am | Reply
        • Are they reseller of volumedrive?
          http://ping.eu/ns-whois/ on this url type this ip
          You can see that this ip assign to volumedrive..

          February 11, 2012 @ 5:03 am | Reply
        • They use volumedrive servers, I think you are expecting every provider to have his own ip space?

          February 11, 2012 @ 5:08 am | Reply
  3. is this good?

    February 10, 2012 @ 4:36 pm | Reply
    • Try to use FlyCache’s 100mb test; we’re all familiar with that one much more.


      February 10, 2012 @ 5:32 pm | Reply
      • With virpus
        wget http://at.edis.at/100mb.bin
        –2012-02-11 11:06:25– http://at.edis.at/100mb.bin
        Resolving at.edis.at…
        Connecting to at.edis.at||:80… connected.
        HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
        Length: 100000000 (95M) [application/octet-stream]
        Saving to: `100mb.bin’

        100%[=====================================================================>] 100,000,000 2.13M/s in 53s

        2012-02-11 11:07:18 (1.81 MB/s) – `100mb.bin’ saved [100000000/100000000]

        February 11, 2012 @ 4:08 am | Reply
        • That’s a reasonable speed; better than the 500kb/s posted before, haha. =D

          February 11, 2012 @ 11:03 pm | Reply
  4. Joe Merit:

    The provided test IP goes to Volumedrive’s facility in Jacksonville, Florida.

    Are they hosted there or at the original Volumedrive location as the post would suggest.

    February 10, 2012 @ 4:53 pm | Reply
  5. Albert:

    There is no instant setup, at least for me.

    February 10, 2012 @ 5:20 pm | Reply
  6. I just ordered an account. Oddly enough, the welcome email contains the subject line, “New Dedicated Server Information”. However, it looks like I didn’t receive a IP Address yet: “Main IP Address: xxxxxxxx”

    February 10, 2012 @ 5:21 pm | Reply
    • Typical finger fudge on SolusVM

      They should have clicked “New Virtual Server Information”

      February 11, 2012 @ 1:23 am | Reply
  7. We are currently out of IP addresses. We had over 100 sales in the last 4 hours. We have suspended stock until we can meet IP demand. If you signed up, but do not have an IP that you paid for (or one in general) open a ticket and we’ll get you an ip within 24 hours.

    February 10, 2012 @ 6:49 pm | Reply
  8. Also you made a mistake on our promo code its: LEBPROMO not $1.13 :) $1.13 is the total :)

    February 10, 2012 @ 6:51 pm | Reply
  9. Out of stock already :D

    February 10, 2012 @ 6:59 pm | Reply
  10. Miles:

    Yeah not bad, I picked up two. Here’s the stats (after an ubuntu rebuild)

    miles@tomcat:~$ wget http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    –2012-02-10 21:57:03– http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    Resolving cachefly.cachefly.net…
    Connecting to cachefly.cachefly.net||:80… connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
    Length: 104857600 (100M) [application/octet-stream]
    Saving to: `100mb.test’

    100%[=====================>] 104,857,600 5.26M/s in 18s

    2012-02-10 21:57:21 (5.42 MB/s) – `100mb.test’ saved [104857600/104857600]

    miles@nagio:~$ wget http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    –2012-02-10 21:57:03– http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    Resolving cachefly.cachefly.net…
    Connecting to cachefly.cachefly.net||:80… connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
    Length: 104857600 (100M) [application/octet-stream]
    Saving to: `100mb.test’

    100%[=====================>] 104,857,600 6.11M/s in 18s

    2012-02-10 21:57:21 (5.46 MB/s) – `100mb.test’ saved [104857600/104857600]

    February 10, 2012 @ 7:00 pm | Reply
    • Miles:

      Pulling off my own server was a bit dicey (hosted with VD). One was pulling 10meg the other <1meg.. Then both ended up around 1meg/sec… Could be VD throttling though

      February 10, 2012 @ 7:01 pm | Reply
    • Miles:

      Side note: was instant setup

      February 10, 2012 @ 7:02 pm | Reply
  11. Still waiting on my setup :(

    Ordered more then 5 hours ago

    February 10, 2012 @ 7:14 pm | Reply
  12. Joe Merit:

    Just an update, this offer is actually provisioned in Jacksonville Florida and not in Pennsylvania.

    I think this is a good thing though!

    February 10, 2012 @ 7:19 pm | Reply
  13. @The Hatta – If you opened a ticket we’ve responded with this: If your VPS isn’t setup within 12 hours of our reply we will credit your VPS for 2 days. You shouldn’t have to wait longer than 24 hours.

    We apologize for the delay, but 100 VPS is way more than we expected to sell with this offer. Rather than overextend ourselves we’ve capped our stock out. We have a total of 9 VPS without IPs at the moment, so we should get that resolved shortly. Once we’re able to we’ll reopen sales.

    February 10, 2012 @ 7:26 pm | Reply
  14. great offer, i though i already miss chance to try this one.

    February 10, 2012 @ 11:16 pm | Reply
  15. More stock pls ;p

    February 11, 2012 @ 4:17 am | Reply
  16. @Yomero

    February 11, 2012 @ 5:16 am | Reply
  17. khafi:

    out of stock already..

    February 11, 2012 @ 5:46 am | Reply
  18. We should have stock on the west coast tomorrow or Sunday. We’re trying to get more IP space at our east coast site. Currently we have just enough IPs for our clients. We will be offering this deal as we have stock.

    February 11, 2012 @ 8:33 am | Reply
  19. So stock will be available on Sunday? Be back tomorrow then.

    February 11, 2012 @ 9:03 am | Reply
  20. Ztec:

    Grrr out of stock!

    February 11, 2012 @ 2:55 pm | Reply
  21. Christian:

    Is pptp VPN working on yourt nodes?

    February 11, 2012 @ 5:07 pm | Reply
  22. I’ve had a 64/128 MB from BlueVM for 11 days 15 hours 46 minutes, and it’s worked a treat. Completely satisfied. Congrats to Justin and Arsene, hope you live long and prosper :)

    February 11, 2012 @ 5:22 pm | Reply
  23. Kuro:

    Are these in Pennsylvania like the post says or are these in Florida like all of the above posted IPs routes too?

    February 11, 2012 @ 5:30 pm | Reply
  24. idontwatchtv:

    So far so good. I was one of the customers effected by the lack of IP addresses, but it seems they were overwhelmed yesterday for some reason :D

    Anyone complaining about speed and such should probably try again. I imagine provisioning a hundred or so VPS’s in the same 12 hour period may have slowed things down a bit.

    My issue with the IP was taken care of promptly and they offered compensation and an apology for time it took to provision the rest of my VPS. Communication was great after the initial rush.

    And a speed test (I’m on a 10mbit port, haven’t upgraded, I don’t need it):

    root@www:~# wget http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    --2012-02-11 19:38:39--  http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    Resolving cachefly.cachefly.net...
    Connecting to cachefly.cachefly.net||:80... connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
    Length: 104857600 (100M) [application/octet-stream]
    Saving to: `100mb.test'
    100%[======================================>] 104,857,600 8.65M/s   in 10s
    February 11, 2012 @ 7:55 pm | Reply
  25. @idontwatchtv – 100 MBps is roughly 12.5 MB/s so your actually on a 100 mbps port.

    @Christian – PTPPD does work on our nodes, you simply have to request it via ticket.

    @sleddog – Glad you enjoy our service :)

    @Kuro – Our servers are located at:
    1143 Northern Blvd
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411 USA

    @Andri – Just as soon as our new box is ready we’ll have stock again.

    February 11, 2012 @ 9:42 pm | Reply
  26. Jon:

    199.19.106.* (and the entire netblock) is at Volumedrive in Jacksonville, FL despite what the original poster and BlueVM says. Sorry.

    February 12, 2012 @ 2:54 am | Reply
  27. hein:

    restock please… :)

    February 12, 2012 @ 8:44 am | Reply
  28. Kro:

    Waiting for restock hehe :)

    February 12, 2012 @ 11:48 am | Reply
  29. Restocker:

    Waiting for restock! :)

    February 12, 2012 @ 1:12 pm | Reply
  30. whenrestock:

    restock, when ?

    February 12, 2012 @ 2:27 pm | Reply
  31. Also waiting for restock :)

    February 12, 2012 @ 3:37 pm | Reply
    • Well it’s VolumeDrive, so it could be 24 hours or two months :)

      February 12, 2012 @ 7:26 pm | Reply
  32. whenrestock:

    what is volumedrive ? its company name http://volumedrive.com/ ? or some tech ?

    February 12, 2012 @ 7:31 pm | Reply
  33. Restocker:

    So no restock today?

    February 12, 2012 @ 9:39 pm | Reply
  34. We’re working with multiple DCs, not just VD. We have servers in setup & optimization right now.

    February 13, 2012 @ 12:35 am | Reply
    • Najam:

      May I know when you are in stock again to offer an annual subscription?

      February 13, 2012 @ 6:53 am | Reply
  35. John_R:

    Waiting for restock now, looking for mx failover.

    February 13, 2012 @ 1:30 am | Reply
  36. My test Results!

    wget http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    --07:20:34-- http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
    Resolving cachefly.cachefly.net...
    Connecting to cachefly.cachefly.net||:80... connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
    Length: 104857600 (100M) [application/octet-stream]
    Saving to: `100mb.test'

    100%[=======================================>] 104,857,600 15.3M/s in 5.9s

    07:20:41 (16.9 MB/s) - `100mb.test' saved [104857600/104857600]

    February 13, 2012 @ 3:23 pm | Reply
  37. i m unable to work on vps due to no internet connection and i have submitted ticket for name resolution
    but problem isn’t resolved yet …

    February 13, 2012 @ 4:32 pm | Reply
    • john:

      why don’t you set your own name resolution?
      don’t have to open ticket for that matter.

      February 13, 2012 @ 4:46 pm | Reply
      • in hypervm i have set this ips for name resolution
        so am i wrong?

        February 13, 2012 @ 4:48 pm | Reply
        • john:


          February 13, 2012 @ 5:42 pm | Reply
        • whenrestock:

          you have to set some existing pingable ip adresses, like john said, google or opendns or whatever is fastest for you but best stay with google

          February 13, 2012 @ 5:52 pm | Reply
        • john:

          I don’t think he/she understands nameserver

          February 13, 2012 @ 6:22 pm | Reply
  38. Okay John
    Ticket ID: 953555
    did you look into this ticket ?
    Yes i know about nameserver but you don’t know the issue which i have discussed in this ticket and what your support person said. please be professional before saying anything to customer.

    Example :
    same problem with virpus and ticket details are same
    Answer : your problem has been resolved please try again

    same problem with burst.net and ticket details are same
    Answer : please change nameserver ips which we have provided below..
    Again i asked where to change they given command details for changing..

    i m fresher in linux but advanced user in windows server

    first solve ticket associated with problem and then say anything extra

    February 13, 2012 @ 7:23 pm | Reply
    • john:

      I am not from the provider, and you even don’t understand what nameserver does.

      February 13, 2012 @ 7:42 pm | Reply
  39. We currently have 15 IPs in stock on our new west coast server, first come first serve.

    @Amit Jha – To use your server to host websites with your own nameservers you need to setup a DNS system such as bind. Once it is setup point the NS to the IPs and apply the domains. Hopefully this helps solve your problem.

    February 14, 2012 @ 5:17 am | Reply
    • JC:

      Out of stock already? Or specific link needed?

      February 14, 2012 @ 6:23 am | Reply
  40. @JC – Out of stock again. Sorry… We’ve got 6 servers on order with over 300 IPs nationwide so we should have those in the next day or two. We’ll keep you posted.

    February 14, 2012 @ 7:23 am | Reply
  41. We currently have more stock available (use the link above). Currently we only have stock on our west coast server.

    February 16, 2012 @ 12:04 am | Reply
    • JC:

      Out of stock again?? :'(

      February 16, 2012 @ 1:53 am | Reply
  42. Jack:


     traceroute to (, 30 hops max, 40 byte packets
     1  static. (  0.066 ms  0.023 m                                                                                        s  0.015 ms
     2  hos-tr3.juniper2.rz10.hetzner.de (  0.169 ms  0.155 ms  0.14                                                                                        1 ms
     3  hos-bb2.juniper3.s06.hetzner.de (  2.573 ms  2.563 ms  2.550                                                                                         ms
     4  lambdanet-gw.hetzner.de (  3.067 ms  3.051 ms  3.005 ms
     5  FRA-3-eth110.de.lambdanet.net (  6.315 ms  6.273 ms  6.326 ms
     6  decix.tge4-1.ar1.fra1.de.nlayer.net (  13.465 ms  13.893 ms  13                                                                                        .762 ms
     7  xe-1-0-0.cr1.cdg1.fr.nlayer.net (  22.796 ms  23.017 ms  22.882                                                                                         ms
     8  xe-11-3-0.cr1.nyc2.us.nlayer.net (  91.922 ms  91.844 ms  91.7                                                                                        72 ms
     9  xe-4-1-1.cr1.atl1.us.nlayer.net (  108.715 ms  108.655 ms  108                                                                                        .788 ms
    10  ae1-40g.ar1.atl1.us.nlayer.net (  112.826 ms  112.806 ms  112.                                                                                        795 ms
    11  10ge1-1.jax01.removed.com (  123.742 ms  123.729 ms  123.85                                                                                        1 ms
    12  * (  124.782 ms  124.762 ms
    13 (  124.753 ms  115.073 ms  115.039 ms

    The blog post says Pennsylvania USA However I have reason to believe its in Jacksonville?

    Can Justin from BlueVM Verify where it’s located please?

    February 16, 2012 @ 12:52 am | Reply
  43. I wonder, what is the relation with Host Storm?

    February 16, 2012 @ 1:19 am | Reply
  44. Fighting with these spam lists is almost impossible. One bad thing happens its nearly impossible to get removed. Anyway we’re out of stock (again) but I have another 2 servers coming online later tonight or tomorrow.

    February 16, 2012 @ 4:54 am | Reply
    • @BlueVM
      is this good idea to make mysql server of your vps for load balancing?

      February 16, 2012 @ 4:58 am | Reply
  45. @Amit Jha – It isn’t a bad idea… what exactly are you trying to run?

    February 16, 2012 @ 5:10 am | Reply
  46. Jack:

    @BlueVM it’s not your issue i think the whole of VD’s IP’s are blacklisted as a few i own are too.

    February 16, 2012 @ 5:34 am | Reply
  47. @Jack – We try our best to keep them clean. I’d say 25% of them are dirty when we get them. Glad we’re trying to force ourselves out of their DC and into better ones. Their hardware is sound, their company isn’t.

    February 16, 2012 @ 6:16 am | Reply
  48. semut:

    CPU model : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU L5420 @ 2.50GHz
    Number of cores : 1
    CPU frequency : 1748.109 MHz
    Total amount of ram : 192 MB
    Total amount of swap : 0 MB
    Download speed : 10.1MB/s
    I/O speed : 52.5 MB/s

    here`s my output.

    February 17, 2012 @ 6:03 am | Reply
  49. semut:

    anyone have try ppp for vpn?

    February 18, 2012 @ 9:16 am | Reply
  50. We have a limited amount of stock again…

    February 19, 2012 @ 11:59 pm | Reply
    • Hein:

      wow..that’s fast setup.. under 15mins setup :)
      very nice impression

      February 20, 2012 @ 12:43 am | Reply
  51. Tomasz Miklas:

    Managed to order one over night – stock didn’t last long of course :-)

    Immediate setup (something like 3min), by default comes up as CentOS but can be quickly reinstalled to any other flavor offered. Also not many providers have Debian 6 at all, not to mention both 32/64-bit.
    Will leave more feedback once I have properly tested it but for now, thumbs up!

    February 20, 2012 @ 8:44 am | Reply
  52. Maounique:

    I have 64/128 old ones for 1.5 $ and I am happy with it.
    I use it to teach someone Linux and it is perfect for that.
    I had some memory problems, but i think 192 burstable is really enough, but I manage in 128 all i need with a bit a fidling around or by using the Kloxo image whcih comes preinstalled with everything.
    It is a responsive VM, I like it a lot.

    February 21, 2012 @ 9:22 am | Reply
  53. Tom Robbins:


    February 22, 2012 @ 11:06 pm | Reply
  54. Thanks for the positive reviews.

    @ Tom Robbins – We don’t have IPv6 support at any of our 3 locations, YET however 2 of our locations claim they will have the support online in the next month.

    We once again have stock, your welcome to order it… doubt it will last long: Since I put up the stock we’re down 10 so give it an hour + this post and well we’ll be back down from 100 to 0 in no time.

    February 25, 2012 @ 8:10 pm | Reply
  55. Cody:

    So far my first VPS experience. Ordered last night and it was setup pretty quick. Reloaded Ubuntu 11.04 on my server and it didn’t appear to take too long. Installing packages does take a long time but that might be normal for all I know. I will say that I can’t access cPanel, the http://www.bluevm.com website or SSH into my VPS right now so there does appear to be downtime. Hope it is just a temporary thing. Other than that you seem to get a lot of specs for the money compared to some of the other deals (get what you pay for?)

    February 26, 2012 @ 5:54 pm | Reply
    • Cody:

      So, I was unaware of the shady past of BlueVM’s owner, Justin. Lots of failed past enterprises, no communication and unhappy customers. Although I just ordered the VPS last night, the presence of downtime already for me (and for others in this thread) makes me think I will be asking for a refund. Next I am going to try SecureDragon, Hostigation and BuyVM (if I can sneak into some stock via IRC or something). I’ll let you guys know my results.

      February 26, 2012 @ 6:44 pm | Reply
  56. If you request a refund, we’ll grant it. We aren’t in the business of ripping people off. The servers should all be back online now and if your having any problems feel free to send us a ticket. We’re also giving 5% discounts to all clients who request them if they were affected by the downtime.

    February 26, 2012 @ 9:19 pm | Reply
    • 5% of discount in what? My invoices? new products?

      Also, your WHMCS isn’t working, you can’t login

      February 26, 2012 @ 9:25 pm | Reply
      • JC:

        Something wrong with the data center?

        February 27, 2012 @ 3:39 pm | Reply
  57. @Yomero – Yes your invoices. If your having problems logging in try resetting your password if that isn’t working email me at: admin[at]bluevm[dot]com

    February 26, 2012 @ 9:28 pm | Reply
    • Jack:


      I’m not very happy with the service so far , I requested TUN/TAP @ 13:00 it’s now 21:34 …

      February 26, 2012 @ 9:34 pm | Reply
  58. Max:

    Service (bluevm.com & my server) still is down for me, just a few days ago I paid for a whole year. I hope its getting back up soon.

    February 27, 2012 @ 1:03 pm | Reply
  59. Tomasz Miklas:

    Hmmm my vps is still up and running since it was purchased.
    Note, GeoIP says it is in Los Angeles…

    February 27, 2012 @ 3:59 pm | Reply
    • What location?
      I can’t access the website, or solus, or my vps u_u

      February 27, 2012 @ 4:37 pm | Reply
  60. jason:

    I was all happy, but I noticed today my VM is down… I went to check on the bluevm site, and… they are down too… !! please don’t be gone!!

    February 27, 2012 @ 4:43 pm | Reply
  61. VPS was offline Yesterday – got a notice that it back back up late last night, then down again before morning,

    Currently – Down :/

    February 27, 2012 @ 5:41 pm | Reply
  62. We’re aware of the issue and are working on it now. We aren’t going anywhere.

    February 27, 2012 @ 6:06 pm | Reply
    • Christian:

      These were the last words of the most deadpoolers :)

      February 27, 2012 @ 7:11 pm | Reply
  63. Trawnik:

    Got my VPS details, but no ip adress.
    By using the Console from the node i have no connectivity to the internet :/

    Hopefully i can setup the box today or maybe tomorrow :)

    February 28, 2012 @ 2:46 pm | Reply
  64. @Trawnik – You should be setup… send us a ticket if your still having issues.

    We have another 20 LEB Specials in stock on our IL node. Just click the link above.

    February 28, 2012 @ 8:27 pm | Reply
  65. Pats:

    @BlueVM – i can’t order. After i click the Order link and fillup the hostname etc. I click on the Add to Cart button, it doesn’t add to cart but loads cart.php .
    I tried many times since yesterday, where are things going wrong?

    March 1, 2012 @ 4:45 am | Reply
  66. @Pats – We’ve re-enabled ordering… try now.

    March 1, 2012 @ 5:33 am | Reply
    • Pats:

      done.. waiting for setup email…

      March 1, 2012 @ 7:27 am | Reply
  67. Update : My VPS with BlueVM which located in Corporate Colocation is stable.

    The Uptime is :

    top - 17:47:52 up 24 days, 17:04

    Running two websites with NginX, plus OpenVPN and Squid nicely

    March 14, 2012 @ 10:50 am | Reply
  68. Glad to hear you like it :)

    March 15, 2012 @ 7:34 am | Reply
  69. Ryan:

    Anymore stock coming?

    March 19, 2012 @ 10:26 pm | Reply
  70. @Ryan – Probably not, we have a larger plan on our site for $1.99 /Mo. and we have a couple of other specials floating around on LET.

    March 23, 2012 @ 11:09 pm | Reply
  71. anonimo:

    @BlueVM: i’ve a question about 64mb plan (15$/year): 250 gb Bandwidth means 250gb/mo or 250gb/year?

    March 24, 2012 @ 6:10 pm | Reply
  72. Gary:
    Today from 2:00 - 4:00 PM PST we will be preforming some maintanance on our California nodes. During this time you may expeirience outages on those servers. In addition after the maintanance we will be issuing new IP addresses to our clients. Here is the general layout of how it will work:
    If your IP currently begins with: 205.134.228.XXX
    Your IP will change to begin with: 173.254.236.XXX
    The last three digits of your IP address will not change. Why are we swapping IPs and moving our nodes around? We had an increase in demand far beyond what we expected and rather than oversell we opted to change how we offer our services. The hardware will be exactly the same as it is now, but we'll have access to a larger volume of it, in addition our servers will be on a better network setup.
    We appreciate your support during this time and we hope that you have a great week.
    Best Regards,
    BlueVM Communications

    Interesting… Wonder if it’s really to make things better or if they’re having to jump ship for financial reasons?

    Not a lot of warning either way…

    April 2, 2012 @ 7:56 pm | Reply
    • Likely couldn’t get the IP space they need to make it really worth it.

      That’s one thing all these people doing cheapo yearlys forget to check.

      April 4, 2012 @ 10:52 pm | Reply
  73. Our server move was actually just moving our physical box inside of the datacenter so that all of our nodes would have more concurrent out bound connections, better support and higher uptime. In all honesty our cost per node actually went up slightly, but we feel the increased cost is worth the advantages it will provide over time. We should be releasing a new special shortly.

    April 4, 2012 @ 12:37 pm | Reply
  74. Yash:

    Hello BlueVm,

    Heard alot about VPS Service with bluevm around the network. And now I’m very much eager have a vps for me. Hopefully BLUE4 (512 MB) – BLUE4 – LEB SPECIAL In Quarterly basis payment. Now Problem is i’m from india n i do not have credit card service to pay on paypal or either Google pay . Help me out in this ..

    I’m expecting lot more with bluevm.

    In Next setup i’d like to appoint someone who can guide me right from installation til i host couple of websites and I’ll pay for your time. Hope any1 from india can guide me better.


    April 4, 2012 @ 5:10 pm | Reply
    • Santosh:

      Did you purchase VPS service ?
      I am also from India and interested on Blue VM. It is cheap.

      July 24, 2014 @ 8:30 am | Reply
  75. Shhh… Yash. That was a mistake, it wasn’t supposed to be on our site just yet. We’re waiting for LEA/Chief to post our new special. Don’t give it away to everyone :)

    April 4, 2012 @ 10:28 pm | Reply
    • It’s leaking. LOL

      April 4, 2012 @ 11:58 pm | Reply
    • Kuro:

      lol, I just ordered one, hope you don’t mind. :P

      Looking forward to writing a review and posting it on LowEndTalk

      April 5, 2012 @ 12:24 am | Reply
  76. Yash:

    WEll Suggest me on payment method on what i have mentioned about.

    April 5, 2012 @ 4:35 pm | Reply
  77. @Yash – You could pay with paypal by sending money from your bank account via an echeck. You can also open a ticket with us to get an address where you can send a money order.

    April 5, 2012 @ 6:12 pm | Reply
    • Yash:

      sure, I’ll go through it asap. is there any free trial vps offer on any of your three server sites ?

      April 6, 2012 @ 9:55 am | Reply
      • Christian:

        LEB is not the market where you get free trial…

        April 6, 2012 @ 2:21 pm | Reply
  78. Gary:
    Yesterday around 4:00 PM MST one of the servers in our Illinois datacenter was compromised. This compromise lead to the loss of data on that server along with all backups and data associated with it. That data was unrecoverable and thus roughly 30 of our clients VPS are currently offline. We have no reason to believe that the data on that server was stolen by a third party. We have determined the cause of the incident to be due to an exploit carried out against our VPN services on that node. We have shut down all of our VPN services on our other nodes to prevent this incident from happening again and have changed all of our root passwords, control panel passwords and administrator logins. Clients who run a VPN on their VPS will not be affected by our shutdown of those services.
    We are offering those clients who were/are affected by this compromise. As such we are offering our clients affected by this data loss their choice of:
    1. Three (3) months of services on a different node of their choice with the plan they currently have now.
    2. A full refund for this month's services.
    To request either of these two options simply open a new ticket with us and we will help you come up with a solution to get you back online as quickly and easily as possible.
    In addition we are taking steps to prevent our clients from experiencing data loss again, thus starting immediately we will be offering 10 GB of free backup space with FTP, control panel and mysql access to all of our clients upon request. We feel that this change will prevent our clients from experiencing a loss of data due to hacking in the future and we are committed to helping to resolve any issues caused by this outage to the best of our ability.
    We would like to thank each and every one of you for choosing BlueVM and we would like to assure you we are doing everything in our power to prevent an incident like this from occuring again. If you have any suggestions, comments, questions or general feedback please feel free to open a ticket with us.
    Best Regards,
    BlueVM Staff
    May 9, 2012 @ 8:11 pm | Reply
    • I am wondering if we can get that free Backup + Panel + Mysql space :P

      So far, my VPS is going fine. Better than the last time (was an ovz, now a kvm).

      May 10, 2012 @ 1:09 am | Reply
      • Simply open a ticket and we’ll create a backup account for you.

        May 11, 2012 @ 3:40 am | Reply

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