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DevPH – $5.95 128MB Xen VPS

Tags: , , Date/Time: May 8, 2010 @ 3:35 pm, by LowEndAdmin

DevPH Via this WHT offer. DevPH has labelled itself as “Budget Xen VPS” hosting provider as well as SMF forum hosting/themes/mods solution provider — I personally don’t know how those two are related but you never know. Anyway. They have a 25% off discount on WHT, and by popular request they are also listing a “XEN Lite Package” for $5.95/month (using this order link). You get

  • 128MB memory/256MB swap
  • 2GB storage
  • 50GB/month data transfer
  • Xen/SolusVM

Servers are with GigeNET in Chicago. Domain was only registered in October last year, by registrant in Philippines — therefore it could be hard to verify whether it’s a legitimately registered business.

By the way, I seriously don’t think your Xen VPS will be hosted on a pair of PowerMac’s…

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7 Comments

  1. Stock images, gotta love ’em.

    May 9, 2010 @ 11:37 pm | Reply
  2. That surprises you? I’ve been seeing that acai berry “reporter” all over the place now.

    May 10, 2010 @ 5:56 pm | Reply
  3. InsDel:

    Talked with their live chat some days ago, they said their VPS nodes were with UBER/Netriplex in Asheville.
    Main IP/primary NS resolves to UBER, secondary NS resolves to Cogent (?).

    # host -t ns devph.com
    devph.com               NS      ns2.devph.com
    devph.com               NS      ns1.devph.com
    # host -t a ns1.devph.com
    ns1.devph.com           A       67.23.167.75
    # host -t a ns2.devph.com
    ns2.devph.com           A       38.108.124.31
    
    May 10, 2010 @ 10:01 pm | Reply
  4. Mudel:

    @ InsDel – They claim they’re at Gigenet though?

    May 10, 2010 @ 10:26 pm | Reply
  5. InsDel:

    I don’t know then – maybe it’s changed along with the website design; it was some time ago.
    Maybe their normal hosting packages use GigeNET?

    Anyone order from them and can confirm where they are?

    May 10, 2010 @ 10:45 pm | Reply
  6. They are Mac Pros not PowerMacs. There is two CD drive slots on the front.

    May 12, 2010 @ 10:07 pm | Reply
  7. Damn. I know I can’t really distinguish all those nice computers a few years older than my beloved VIC-20 :)

    May 12, 2010 @ 11:20 pm | Reply

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