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EDIS Christmas Offer – 128MB €22.69/Year KVM & 256MB €3.79/Month KVM located in 12 different countries

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , Date/Time: December 16, 2012 @ 10:25 pm, by Liam

It is Christmas already for some! William, from EDIS GmbH, recently got in touch to tell us about EDIS’s Christmas 2012 special promotion.

KVM Micro

  • 128MB RAM
  • 1 vCPU Core
  • 2GB Disk Space
  • 500GB Bandwidth
  • KVM/Edis Manager
  • 1 IPv4 Address
  • 1 x /112 IPv6 Addresses
  • Coupon Code: ” XMAS2012
  • €22.69/Year | $29.86/Year
  • Direct Signup
KVM Smart

  • 256MB RAM
  • 1 vCPU Core
  • 10GB Disk Space
  • 1000GB Bandwidth
  • KVM/Edis Manager
  • 1 IPv4 Address
  • 1 x /112 IPv6 Addresses
  • Coupon Code: ” XMAS2012
  • €3.79/Month | $4.99/Month
  • Direct Signup

EDIS, who were founded in 1999, have been featured on here many times before and we even reviewed one of their services. With this promotion, you will get 5% off regular prices (recurring) as well as double the normal amount of diskspace and it is available in a choice of 12 different locations. EDIS also offer services in Chile and Hong Kong but these plans are an additional €2 and €2.50 a month each and thus exceed the LowEndBox $7 limit. Austrian servers will be deployed in their fully owned datacenter in Graz, Austria.

If you’re located within the European Union and are not VAT registered, you will have to pay VAT. Servers purchased in Iceland, will come with 50% less traffic – so the KVM Micro plan in Iceland will only have 250GB and the KVM Smart will have 500GB Bandwidth. Isle of Man servers are €1 more per month, so it will instead cost €34.69/Year ($45.65) for the KVM Micro and €4.79/month ($6.30) for the KVM Smart. For more information, you can read their full terms and conditions here.

Network Information:

Below is a list of locations followed by a Test IPv4 address, then a Test IPv6 address and then a link to the locations looking glass.

Austria - 149.154.154.1 - 2a03:f80:ed15::1 - http://at.edis.at
France - 158.255.215.1 - 2a01:348:99::1 - http://fr.edis.at
Germany - 158.255.214.1 - 2a01:7a0:10::1 - http://de.edis.at
Iceland - 37.235.49.1 - 2a03:f80:354::1* - http://is.edis.at
Isle of Man - 37.235.55.1 - none *** - http://im.edis.at ****
Italy - 149.154.157.1 - 2a00:dcc0:eda:3749::1 - http://it.edis.at
Poland - 37.235.48.1 - 2a03:f80:48::1 - http://pl.edis.at
Spain - 37.235.53.1 - 2a00:1d70:ed15::1 - http://es.edis.at
Sweden - 46.246.93.1 - 2a00:1a28:1251::1 - http://se.edis.at
Switzerland - 178.209.51.1 - 2a02:418:6a04::1 - http://ch.edis.at
UK - 37.235.54.1 - 2a01:348:70::1 - http://uk.edis.at
USA - 158.255.213.1 - 2a02:748:a800::1 - http://us.edis.at

*= Tunneled from Iceland to the UK (+10ms).
***= Will be tunnel to London (+3ms), Up already when VPS are delivered - Native Mid 2013 when ISP has it, no changes by customers required then (no renumbering).
****= Not up yet.

55 Comments

  1. massgrav:

    Great bunch of guys, was on the phone recently with one of their sales-people discussing deployment of my mailserver, got good recommendations. My only concern is their Austrian location which has higher latency and slower speeds than any other location (multiple speedtests and traceroutes). If this is fixed i am definitely getting a dedi in Austria.

    December 16, 2012 @ 11:14 pm | Reply
    • William:

      We get new upstreams in spring 2013 (From Vienna) which should solve a lot of issues and give us more control, this als likely includes a VIX port and ReTN Transit for Russian/Ukrainian/Scandinavian users – let’s see.

      December 17, 2012 @ 3:20 pm | Reply
      • massgrav:

        Sounds good, hopefully it will be a huge improvement as to what it is now. At this moment i cannot get any speeds over ~20Mbps from your speedtest. I am looking forward to seeing IPv6 implemented in Iceland as well.

        December 17, 2012 @ 9:25 pm | Reply
        • William:

          I can get 600Mbit to aynwhere from the Austrian testfile… (even to the US and Asia) – 20Mbit is too slow, can’t be an issue on our side (probably UPC though)
          Iceland has fully working IPv6, just not native – no way to change this for us, we need to wait for the datacenter.

          December 18, 2012 @ 8:21 am | Reply
      • massgrav:

        100MB .at speedtest from multiple locations give me these results, not sure what kind of magical routes you take tho.

        OVH-BHS:
        100,000,000 523K/s in 2m 48s

        OVH-FR:
        100,000,000 1.91M/s in 69s

        QuadraNet-Miami:
        100,000,000 329K/s in 3m 49s

        Hetzner-Germany:
        100,000,000 639K/s in 2m 5s

        Iceland:
        100,000,000 367K/s in 2m 29s

        This is obviously pretty far from 600Mbps.. but yeah

        December 20, 2012 @ 1:02 am | Reply
  2. Lucas:

    EDIS famous provider yet but slow, perfomance not the best compared with real locations and degraded when transit via Austria :(

    December 17, 2012 @ 12:00 am | Reply
    • massgrav:

      Real locations? But yeah, the Austrian location is slooow.

      December 17, 2012 @ 10:31 am | Reply
    • @Lucas Hi! what exactly do you mean by “compared with real locations” ?
      All our locations are real locations – real enterprise grade hardware in datacenters around the globe. Our products have nothing in common with “virtual IP”-services. EDIS offers pure LPS (local presence services).

      ;-)
      Cheers,
      Gerhard

      December 17, 2012 @ 10:50 am | Reply
      • Lucas:

        Why lots of different locations have same range of IP addresses? Most of them begin with 37.235 or 158.255 How it possible? It only mean all assigned in one location, in Austria Seems only Sweden has real IP from Portlane AB :)

        December 17, 2012 @ 3:44 pm | Reply
        • William:

          We use our own IPs for easy usability and security, in BGP anything as small as a /24 can be routed to different locations/ISPs.

          You can easily see this when you trace hk.edis.at de.edis.at etc which goes to the respective country.

          December 17, 2012 @ 5:42 pm | Reply
      • Lucas:

        So William just confirm about”virtual IP” used for the mask real IP from all these locations :)

        December 17, 2012 @ 8:46 pm | Reply
        • massgrav:

          Not sure about the logic there, but no. If they own their own addresses they can simply route them to wherever they wish.

          December 17, 2012 @ 9:24 pm | Reply
        • William:

          No, we have services in all these countries – not virtual (like for example OVH).
          Just traceroute hk.edis.at or de.edis.at and you clearly see it.

          December 18, 2012 @ 4:48 am | Reply
  3. this includes hongkong for the price?

    December 17, 2012 @ 3:05 am | Reply
    • “EDIS also offer services in Chile and Hong Kong but these plans are an additional €2 and €2.50 a month each and thus exceed the LowEndBox $7 limit.”

      December 17, 2012 @ 3:10 am | Reply
  4. Oliver:

    Yay, another EDIS VPS to add to my collection. :-)

    December 17, 2012 @ 6:38 am | Reply
  5. Opcode:

    Sorry, but Edis is a PITA in very way!
    Slow, unreliable, very unfriendly support.
    And the management pages are bug of bugs for years now.

    Not recomendable.

    December 17, 2012 @ 10:13 am | Reply
    • Jevermeister:

      In more than one year, i had my support tickets answered within a few hours even on sundays.
      Always friendly and solved my issues.

      The management pages could be better but are okay.

      So i cannot confirm your arguments in any way.

      December 17, 2012 @ 3:13 pm | Reply
    • Bobby:

      Not my impression, and I like the CP, except the “reloading rdns” dialog, which I’ll admit is a bit annoying and should be dropped. Austria seems the most unstable location too, weirdly enough, but Sweden, Poland and Spain have been great. Poland some issues lately, but overall one of the best hosts here.

      December 18, 2012 @ 3:49 pm | Reply
      • I have a different experience. Lot of network problems (packet loss) with poland, spain, chile. And no problem with uk, swiss and austria. Right now, spain is unreachable:

        PING 37.235.53.# 56(84) bytes of data.
        64 bytes from #-53-235-37.static.edis.at (37.235.53.#): icmp_req=4 ttl=57 time=229 ms
        --- ping statistics ---
        4 packets transmitted, 1 received, 75% packet loss, time 3024ms
        rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 229.301/229.301/229.301/0.000 ms
        December 21, 2012 @ 9:49 am | Reply
        • William:

          Yes, Spain and Poland have known issues with the DC – We are working on them.
          (And it is reachable fine, just packetloss).

          Chile is not in our control, it’s South America AND low cost after all – You can’t expect wonders for this, in special not with the TelMex infrastructure.
          Chile was never thought to be used internationally (which would be not very intelligent either) but for Chile/Argentina/Mexico and South/Central America (basically any country with TelMex transit/ISP).

          December 21, 2012 @ 3:45 pm | Reply
    • neqste:

      Hey! Stop do that! You lie, and i do not belive to you! I was use before edis a lot of difference ISP providers, and i think, edis is best.

      root@localhost:/home# wget cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
      –2012-12-23 04:29:51– http://cachefly.cachefly.net/100mb.test
      Resolving cachefly.cachefly.net… 205.234.175.175
      Connecting to cachefly.cachefly.net|205.234.175.175|:80… connected.
      HTTP request sent, awaiting response… 200 OK
      Length: 104857600 (100M) [application/octet-stream]
      Saving to: `100mb.test’

      100%[======================================>] 104,857,600 11.1M/s in 9.0s

      2012-12-23 04:30:00 (11.1 MB/s) – `100mb.test’ saved [104857600/104857600]

      And stop to talk about problems in EDIS.at! Edis at is GREAT. I have in Germany 100mbit/s plan, and i have 11.1MB/s * 8 = 88+- 3 Mbit/s = VERY good!

      December 23, 2012 @ 4:33 am | Reply
  6. David:

    Does this promo also work with other KVM offers, or even the non-kvm offers?

    December 17, 2012 @ 3:01 pm | Reply
    • William:

      With all KVMs, not valid for VRS :)

      December 17, 2012 @ 3:19 pm | Reply
  7. George:

    Incorrect place to put this, but I was wondering how I can submit a ticket for a service that I already own with Edis? I tried following the submit ticket link in the WHMCS, but it leads me over to the main site’s contact us page, which I haven’t received a response from for a few days now.

    December 17, 2012 @ 11:11 pm | Reply
    • Write them to support@edis.at

      December 18, 2012 @ 8:13 am | Reply
    • William:

      It might be possible that you didn’t get the answer due to mail issues – If you send me your mail address here or by mail (william@edis.at) i can have a look at resend if needed :)

      December 18, 2012 @ 12:50 pm | Reply
  8. Dvvarf:

    I remember you having this really helpful notice on Acceptable Use in different locations. Is it available somewhere? Will it come back?

    December 18, 2012 @ 3:58 pm | Reply
  9. What we are getting, the existing users? ;)

    December 18, 2012 @ 10:10 pm | Reply
    • good, affordable products that you most likely purchased with other promotions ;-)

      Gerhard @ EDIS

      December 18, 2012 @ 10:24 pm | Reply
      • Hmm, nope. I took the box with regular price.

        December 18, 2012 @ 10:59 pm | Reply
        • Ryan:

          We, existing users, are getting oversold VPSs with overloaded disk I/O. We can contemplate from time to time the processes with D status (blocked by disk access) and wonder why we choose Edis for production. It’s OK for testing, but for production I will have to move and will not choose Edis again. No matter what promotion.

          December 19, 2012 @ 9:17 pm | Reply
      • Emil Vals:

        Hi Gerhard, what is the normal response time for support@edis.at?

        December 20, 2012 @ 11:25 am | Reply
        • William:

          None, we do not track this.

          December 21, 2012 @ 3:42 pm | Reply
  10. Hanjin:

    – €0,20 = amazing promo!

    December 21, 2012 @ 8:52 am | Reply
    • Lucas:

      Indeed :)

      December 21, 2012 @ 12:02 pm | Reply
    • >> With this promotion, you will get 5% off regular prices (recurring)
      >> as well as DOUBLE the normal amount of diskspace and it is available in a choice of 12 different locations.

      guys, please read prior to sharing your opinion. Thanks a lot!

      Cheers,
      Gerhard @ EDIS

      December 21, 2012 @ 4:15 pm | Reply
      • Lucas:

        1=2 Very nice! :)

        December 22, 2012 @ 2:35 am | Reply
  11. Nik:

    Hi,

    I would like to ask my usual question which is, do you allow tun/openvpn/ppp ??

    Thanks,
    Nik.

    December 23, 2012 @ 4:13 pm | Reply
    • harleqin:

      it is possible on their kvm vps and is allowed.
      TUN/TAP enabled (ideal for proxy servers) is written on their page.
      I use a kvm vps from edis for openvpn/pptp and it is working very well.

      December 23, 2012 @ 4:24 pm | Reply
  12. dx:

    Hello.

    Want to try KVM STARTER but have one question. Will I get double hdd space (10GiB) with your current special offer? As shopping cart shows me only 5GiB.

    Thanks,
    Dmitry.

    December 25, 2012 @ 8:47 am | Reply
    • Dimitry,

      as it is Christmas in Austria, I thought I would reply.
      Yes it is. With KVM starter you will get 10GB – make sure you enter this coupon/promotional code when purchasing.

      liam.

      More information is on their home page: http://www.edis.at/en/home

      December 25, 2012 @ 9:53 am | Reply
      • dx:

        Thanks for reply Liam.
        Merry Christmas.

        December 25, 2012 @ 11:18 am | Reply
    • Hi Dmitry,
      the shopping cart is not very intelligent ;-)
      As soon as you apply the coupon-code, our staff will provision the KVM product with double drive space.

      @Liam: Thank you very much for answering the question on our behalf ;-)
      >> as it is Christmas in Austria …
      This almost sounds like Christmas is a very special Austrian thing *smile*

      Merry Christmas to all of you!
      Gerhard

      December 25, 2012 @ 12:47 pm | Reply
  13. Kuba Tyszko:

    What happened to Poland ? I can’t see it available for either of the 2 VPS options ?
    Thanks.

    January 3, 2013 @ 1:33 pm | Reply
    • William:

      Poland and Iceland are sold out currently.

      January 5, 2013 @ 4:42 pm | Reply
      • Kuba Tyszko:

        Suggestion – it would be much more informative, to keep those countries in the drop-down,
        and either provide number of available VPS instances for each, or notify user that the offer is sold-out after he chooses it…

        Cheers, hoping Poland will become available soon.

        January 11, 2013 @ 2:40 am | Reply
  14. Alisou:

    Hi,
    Please stay away from this provider.
    I have tested 2 VPS KVM Starter in Spain and i, Sweden. The network is poor in Spain is poor. 20% of lost ping packet beetwen france and spain.
    In Sweden network also poor. Ping >100ms.

    January 8, 2013 @ 7:39 pm | Reply
    • William:

      Ping is no way to measure quality of a network as it is location dependant and packet loss is neither in most cases.

      January 8, 2013 @ 10:13 pm | Reply
  15. Alisou:

    For information, Overtraffic is billed at 2,5EUR / 100GB.

    January 9, 2013 @ 6:44 am | Reply
  16. Alisou:

    The service is bad.
    First, KVM in sweden has DDOS. Tested two time. And 1 hours after the server was started.
    Second, the console to reinstall don’t work correctly. We must to repeat the reinsall. And when the server reply to ping the SSH was KO.
    Sorry, but i will never return to this provider. There is lot of provider more best.
    Bye.

    January 9, 2013 @ 3:43 pm | Reply
    • neqste:

      you are wrong, goodluck with searching, but i still think edis is best provider what i was ever seen.
      I lost a lot of time to do benchmarks, and i’m happy for that!

      January 16, 2013 @ 6:59 pm | Reply
  17. Jules:

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    March 24, 2013 @ 12:16 am | Reply
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    March 24, 2013 @ 12:17 am | Reply

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