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SparkVPS – OpenVZ SSD VPS, KVM SSD VPS and Windows SSD VPS in Dallas, TX from $2.50/mo!

Tags: , , , , , , , , , Date/Time: August 5, 2018 @ 2:00 pm, by Nick

Dylan from SparkVPS has submitted an introductory offer over to LowEndBox today. They are offering OpenVZ SSD VPS, KVM SSD VPS and Windows SSD VPS based services out of Dallas, Texas and have some nice deals for us!

Their WHOIS is public, and you can find their ToS/Legal Docs here. They accept PayPal, Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Monero, Bitcoin Cash), and Credit Cards as payment methods.

Here’s what they had to say: 

“SparkVPS is a faster-than-SSD VPS provider. Here at SparkVPS, we specialize in providing VPS hosting — all day and night long. We provide three different types of VPS hosting solutions: Budget VPS (OpenVZ), Premium VPS (KVM), and Windows VPS. We are able to deliver unparalleled performance in the industry via our proprietary technology, which we call “MaxIO,” combined with our optimized local RAID-10 pure SSD access storage allows us to deliver VPS hosting that is twice as fast as traditional SSD VPS hosting.

All of the below offers are powered by our pure SSD storage platform located in our Dallas datacenter!”

Here’s the offers: 

1GB OpenVZ

  • 1 CPU Cores
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • 1024 MB vSwap
  • 30GB SSD Storage
  • 2TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • $2.50/mo or $15/yr
  • [ORDER]

2GB OpenVZ

  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 2048 MB RAM
  • 2048 MB vSwap
  • 60GB SSD Storage
  • 3TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • $5/mo or $25/yr
  • [ORDER]

6GB OpenVZ

  • 4 CPU Cores
  • 6144 MB RAM
  • 6144 MB vSwap
  • 100GB SSD Storage
  • 6TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • $10/mo or $50/yr
  • [ORDER]

1GB KVM

  • 1 CPU Cores
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • 15GB SSD Storage
  • 2TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $2.99/mo or $21/yr
  • [ORDER]

2GB KVM

  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 2048 MB RAM
  • 25GB SSD Storage
  • 3TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $6/mo or $30/yr
  • [ORDER]

3GB KVM

  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 3072 MB RAM
  • 50GB SSD Storage
  • 5TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $9/mo or $55/yr
  • [ORDER]

More deals after the break.

1GB Windows VPS

  • 1 CPU Cores
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • 30GB SSD Storage
  • 2TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Strd
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $4/mo or $25/yr
  • [ORDER]

2GB Windows VPS

  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 2048 MB RAM
  • 40GB SSD Storage
  • 3.5TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Strd
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $7/mo or $39/yr
  • [ORDER]

3GB Windows VPS

  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 3072 MB RAM
  • 50GB SSD Storage
  • 5TB Bandwidth
  • 1Gbps
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Strd
  • KVM/SolusVM
  • $10/mo or $75/yr
  • [ORDER]
NETWORK INFO:

Dallas, TX, USA
Test IPv4: 192.3.237.150
Test file: http://192.3.237.150/1000MB.test


OpenVZ Nodes:
– Intel Xeon E3 Series Processors
– 32GB DDR3 RAM
– Samsung Enterprise SSD’s
– Dual/Redundant Power Supply
– 1Gbps Network Uplink
KVM Nodes:
– Intel Dual Xeon E5 Series Processors
– 128GB DDR3 RAM
– Samsung Enterprise SSD’s
– Dual/Redundant Power Supply
– 1Gbps Network Uplink

Please let us know if you have any questions/comments and enjoy!

20 Comments

  1. jaydee88:

    Pretty sweet offers. Just ordered one to replace one of my old OpenVZ VPS’s. Dylan was helpful to answer all of my questions via ticket before I placed my order.

    Also, +1 for accepting ETH!

    August 6, 2018 @ 10:17 am | Reply
  2. David Brown:

    I went ahead and placed my order for a large VPS plan (6GB), I intend on hosting a database on this server.

    Some quick preliminary tests:

    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    CPU model            : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 v3 @ 3.40GHz
    Number of cores      : 4
    CPU frequency        : 3400.000 MHz
    Total size of Disk   : 100.0 GB (0.7 GB Used)
    Total amount of Mem  : 6144 MB (16 MB Used)
    Total amount of Swap : 6144 MB (0 MB Used)
    System uptime        : 0 days, 0 hour 13 min
    Load average         : 0.00, 0.00, 0.00
    OS                   : CentOS 7.5.1804
    Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
    Kernel               : 2.6.32-042stab132.1
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    I/O speed(1st run)   : 2.1 GB/s
    I/O speed(2nd run)   : 2.2 GB/s
    I/O speed(3rd run)   : 2.1 GB/s
    Average I/O speed    : 2184.5 MB/s
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
    CacheFly                        205.234.175.175         98.1MB/s
    Linode, Tokyo, JP               106.187.96.148          9.24MB/s
    Linode, Singapore, SG           139.162.23.4            4.49MB/s
    Linode, London, UK              176.58.107.39           7.96MB/s
    

    Thanks for sharing the great offers LEB :)

    Dave.

    August 6, 2018 @ 1:08 pm | Reply
  3. vibrantcraft:

    on these introductory offers, will the price ever go up?? let `s say 1 year later

    August 6, 2018 @ 7:24 pm | Reply
    • vibrantcraft:

      to answer my own question, in case anyone else is wandering the same thing, the price is locked in after your order. (their support team answered my email and told me)

      I am gunna order a KVM plan tonight :D

      August 6, 2018 @ 7:53 pm | Reply
    • That is correct, renewal pricing will remain the same, and will never increase!

      -Dylan

      August 7, 2018 @ 2:34 pm | Reply
  4. Ben:

    Custom ISO (on KVM of course) is supported, though buried in an older announcement. Probably requires a support ticket. Good news for those who plan on Gentoo, OpenBSD, or any other less common OS.

    rDNS/PTR requires a support ticket, but most folks probably don’t change this setting often.

    Hosted on ColoCrossing (checked the test IPv4) which means there’s no IPv6 support and there won’t be until ColoCrossing supports it.

    Private networking isn’t mentioned and is thus, probably not supported but may be something for SparkVPS to consider adding as another feature.

    Anti-DDoS is briefly mentioned but no mention of up to how large of an attack it may handle? I thought ColoCrossing only offered anti-DDoS at their Buffalo, NY DC but they may have expanded this.

    Looking at an order page for a dedicated server at ColoCrossing mentions complimentary DDoS protection of 2 GBps, while it’s more for 50 or 100. I would appreciate if the owner of SparkVPS could chime in regarding this.

    August 6, 2018 @ 8:12 pm | Reply
  5. Brian N.:

    I am really liking my 6GB OVZ VPS here. Haven’t set it up in production yet, but just messing around with it in SSH feels pretty darn responsive, and benchmarks rank well (see below). Thinking about getting a Windows VPS too, would be useful to use @ school.

    Benchmark:

    Processor:    Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 v3 @ 3.40GHz
    CPU cores:    4
    Frequency:    3399.748 MHz
    RAM:          6.0G
    Swap:         6.0G
    Kernel:       Linux 2.6.32-042stab132.1 x86_64
    
    Disks:
    Filesystem     Type      Size Inodes
    /dev/simfs     simfs     100G    50M
    
    CPU: SHA256-hashing 500 MB
        2.706 seconds
    CPU: bzip2-compressing 500 MB
        4.413 seconds
    CPU: AES-encrypting 500 MB
        1.190 seconds
    
    ioping: seek rate
        min/avg/max/mdev = 1.08 us / 74.2 us / 1.67 ms / 47.9 us
    ioping: sequential read speed
        generated 8.41 k requests in 5.00 s, 2.05 GiB, 1.68 k iops, 420.7 MiB/s
    
    dd: sequential write speed
        1st run:    2002.72 MiB/s
        2nd run:    2002.72 MiB/s
        3rd run:    2002.72 MiB/s
        average:    2002.72 MiB/s
    
    IPv4 speedtests
        your IPv4:    192.227.232.xxxx
    
        Cachefly CDN:         97.49 MiB/s
        Leaseweb (NL):        10.63 MiB/s
        Softlayer DAL (US):   1.63 MiB/s
        Online.net (FR):      9.41 MiB/s
        OVH BHS (CA):         20.84 MiB/s
    August 7, 2018 @ 1:22 am | Reply
  6. Jhon:

    Do i get dedicated 1pv4 address?

    August 7, 2018 @ 10:45 am | Reply
  7. Derek:

    Very fast VPS :)

    August 7, 2018 @ 11:42 am | Reply
    • Thanks Derek, appreciated – let us know if you need anything, we’re happy to help :)

      -Dylan

      August 9, 2018 @ 6:35 pm | Reply
  8. Nicholas:

    Not sure how Dylan & co does it so well, but shit! Color me surprised. The VPS exceeds my expectations, both service and performance wise. Installed CPanel in record-breaking time, and imported a relatively large MySQL DB and the server handled just fine without issues.

    Amazing overall, thanks!

    August 8, 2018 @ 12:15 am | Reply
  9. xcc:

    do you offer small openvz storage??

    August 8, 2018 @ 1:05 pm | Reply
    • Certainly one of our 9 offers here should suit your needs? If not, just contact us, and we can see what we can do! :)

      -Dylan

      August 9, 2018 @ 6:38 pm | Reply
  10. tuna kansu:

    what is the bandwidth speed ? 1 gbps or 100 mbits ?

    August 13, 2018 @ 6:09 pm | Reply
  11. Adam Chasen:

    Great experience with KVM offering! Requires some interaction with support for rDNS (but that is not abnormal). No native IPv6.

    August 13, 2018 @ 9:02 pm | Reply

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