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NerdyVPS - $7 Quarterly 256MB OpenVZ SSD in San Diego, California

nerdyvpsDaniel, from NerdyVPS, has sent in two OpenVZ plans, one monthly and one quarterly, for LowEndBox readers. If you submit a ticket mentioning this post, you can get an extra 25% storage space added to your server.

VPS Zero

  • 256MB RAM
  • 256MB vSwap
  • 2 vCPU Cores
  • 250GB Bandwidth
  • 10GB SSD Diskspace
  • 100Mbit Port Speed
  • 1 IPv4 Address
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • $7 Quarterly | Order Link

  • 1024MB RAM
  • 1024MB vSwap
  • 2 vCPU Cores
  • 1000GB Bandwidth
  • 25GB SSD Diskspace
  • 100Mbit Port Speed
  • 1 IPv4 Address
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • $7 Monthly | Order Link

NerdyVPS are a subsidiary of PieLayer, who have been around since January 2012. Daniel previously ran ZazoomVPS. He admits he made a few mistakes in the past but that he has learnt a lot since then. Whilst the current port speed for these plans is 100Mbit, they will be upgraded to 1Gbit within a couple of weeks at no extra cost. IPv6 will be rolled out within a couple of weeks. Daniel has informed us that due to diplomatic tensions, they can’t provide services to Klingons ;)

NerdyVPS accept payment via Paypal and Bitcoin. They have a three day refund policy. Debian, Ubuntu, CentOS, Fedora and SUSE are all supported. Out the box they support PPTP, TUN/TAP and FUSE. Additional IPv4 addresses are $0.85 per month. VPN & torrents are allowed as long as it remains legal. Tor is not permitted. For more information, have a read of their Terms of Service.

Network Information:

Servers are located with American Internet Services in San Diego, California.

Test IPv4:
Test File:


  1. Spencer:

    Errr AIS is about 500 miles south of San Jose, it is in San Diego. Try again :(

    May 26, 2013 @ 2:35 am | Reply
    • Daniel:

      You are correct, this is what happens when I forget to sleep.

      May 26, 2013 @ 7:01 am | Reply
  2. China Unicom’s access to this location is not so good.

    May 26, 2013 @ 4:07 am | Reply
  3. DanielM:

    This must be his 6th VPS company…

    May 26, 2013 @ 4:59 am | Reply
  4. Victor:

    Yes, it is in San Diego…
    This is the traceroute from SwiftVM @ San Diego:

    traceroute to (, 30 hops max, 60 byte packets
    1 lwdc.ar07.gi10-31.host1.24949.americanis.net ( 0.025 ms 0.009 ms 0.008 ms
    2 lwdc.ar07.gi10-31.hsrp.24949.americanis.net ( 0.757 ms 0.755 ms 0.742 ms
    3 lwdc.ar06.gi10-31.host2.24949.americanis.net ( 0.706 ms 0.693 ms 1.250 ms
    4 ( 0.327 ms 0.560 ms 0.557 ms
    5 ( 0.567 ms 0.556 ms 0.544 ms

    May 26, 2013 @ 5:32 am | Reply
  5. Great offer. I have known Daniel for a while and we talk almost daily, so I can safely say that this is not a summer host. Grab the offer while it’s still hot! :-)

    May 26, 2013 @ 3:48 pm | Reply
    • DanielM:

      We all know he’s trustworthy but the possibility of him selling it is something else.

      May 26, 2013 @ 6:18 pm | Reply
      • Christopher Easton:

        Aslong the transfer is smooth, and doenst just drop it on like UrPad did with RootGeeks, I don’t see a problem, but yes, perfect summer host timing, and solo, makes it much more harder to manage.

        May 26, 2013 @ 9:49 pm | Reply

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