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Need a Cheap GPU Server? Hetzner Brings Them Back, With Some Controversy

The GEX44 is under $200/month. Is it right for you?

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Need a Cheap GPU Server?  Hetzner Brings Them Back, With Some Controversy

LowEndBoxTV: Is Windows or Linux Faster on a Hetzner Dedicated Server?

Is Windows or Linux faster on a server? The answer is, naturally, "it depends". But what it depends on might surprise you, and the benchmarks will definitely surprise you! 

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LowEndBoxTV: Is Windows or Linux Faster on a Hetzner Dedicated Server?

LowEndBoxTV: Thinking About a Hetzner AX41? Consider the EX44 Instead! Nearly AX102 Performance!

The Hetzner AX41 looks like an amazing deal. But for just 2 EUR more per month, you can get something that is a bit more interesting! The EX44 features an i5, 14 cores, 65GB of RAM, and dual 512GB NVMe drives and is a lot closer to the AX102 in performance. Piotr conducts a full review!

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LowEndBoxTV: Thinking About a Hetzner AX41?  Consider the EX44 Instead!  Nearly AX102 Performance!

Hetzner Tells Russian Customers to Get Lost

Goodbye, Russian Hetzner customers. The West can't take your money anymore.

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Hetzner Tells Russian Customers to Get Lost

LowEndBoxTV: How Does the Hetzner AX102 Dedicated Server Stack Up?

How does Hetzner's AX102 dedicated server compare to their AX41? Let's go in-depth and see!

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LowEndBoxTV: How Does the Hetzner AX102 Dedicated Server Stack Up?

LowEndBoxTV: The 5-Minute Setup Guide to Windows on Hetzner: How to Make it Work, and How to Secure it

Installing Windows on Hetzner servers is not as straightforward as you might think.  The tutorial they publish does not work on their newest dedicated servers. But Piotr has a fixed!

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LowEndBoxTV: The 5-Minute Setup Guide to Windows on Hetzner: How to Make it Work, and How to Secure it

Plex Blocks Hetzner in Move Against Piracy

Recently, if you host your own Plex server on a Hetzner IP address, there's a very good chance you received the following email: Important notice about the hosting service you may be using. We're cont...

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Plex Blocks Hetzner in Move Against Piracy

LowEndBoxTV: Which Providers Does Piotr Use? Quite a Few!

Piotr uses a LOT of providers. In this video he goes into each and every provider he uses: RackNerd, GreenCloud, HostHatch, Hetzner, Netcup, PHP-Friends, and BuyVM! Get his opinions on the pros and cons of each service and why he chose them.

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LowEndBoxTV: Which Providers Does Piotr Use?  Quite a Few!

Hetzner CAX vs CPX - What's the Deal with ARM?

CAX vs CPX - or in other words ARM vs x86. Which is the best choice for you? Piotr helps you pick as he breaks down the pros and cons of each offering.

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Hetzner CAX vs CPX - What's the Deal with ARM?

100TB Storage Server for $110: Why You Want to Use ZFS Instead of EXT4 RAID

Piotr got at 100TB server but then faced the question of how best to set it up. The benchmarks he did might surprise you!

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100TB Storage Server for $110: Why You Want to Use ZFS Instead of EXT4 RAID

Piotr has a Cheap Dedicated Server with 100TB of Disk: Optimizing it With ZFS

Piotr likes disk. A LOT of disk. How should he optimize his 10x10TB hard drives? With ZFS it's a snap but setting it up on a Hetzner dedi is not straightforward. Fortunately Piotr makes it a breeze.

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Piotr has a Cheap Dedicated Server with 100TB of Disk: Optimizing it With ZFS

How to Setup a Highly Available Wordpress Site From Scratch: Two Years Later, It Still Works!

We did a six-part tutorial on setting up a highly available Wordpress site using two VPS systems, configuring MariaDB and replication, using DRBD and OCFS2 for filesystem replication, and tying it all off with round-robin DNS. It still works!

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How to Setup a Highly Available Wordpress Site From Scratch: Two Years Later, It Still Works!

Setup Odoo? Swap out Slack? Create Plugins for Python? Dynamic DNS? We've Got the Tutorials!

Want to setup OpenLiteSpeed on Oracle Cloud arm instances? Need to transfer data between Telegram and your VPS? Want to configure your VPN to exit fast TOR nodes? Check out LowEndTalk's tutorials!

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Setup Odoo? Swap out Slack? Create Plugins for Python? Dynamic DNS? We've Got the Tutorials!

What You Need to Know About Buying A Hetzner Auction Server

It's like eBay for cheap dedicated servers!

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What You Need to Know About Buying A Hetzner Auction Server

The InterServer Storage VPS Experience: Interview with LowEndTalk Member Teko!

LowEndTalk @Teko recently posted a comment that he was enjoying his InterServer storage VPS.  I thought his experiences might be interesting to everyone, so we stepped it up to a full interview.  Here...

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The InterServer Storage VPS Experience: Interview with LowEndTalk Member Teko!

How To Check ECC Memory On A Hetzner Dedicated Server

Recently we've been discussing getting started on a new VPS or dedicated server. Specific topics have included updating the operating system and configuring ssh, running a yabs benchmark, and checking...

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How To Check ECC Memory On A Hetzner Dedicated Server

How To Check Hard Drives On A Hetzner Dedicated Server

Recently we posted How To Begin On Your New VPS Or Dedicated Server. That post discussed our first steps on a new server, including updating the operating system and configuring sshd. Next we posted a...

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How To Check Hard Drives On A Hetzner Dedicated Server

How To Use YABS To Check Your New VPS Or Dedicated Server

Enjoy this YABS workout from Tom!  Sorry, couldn't resist the pun.  I should have.  --raindog308 Benching With Yabs Hello again from sunny Sonora! Recently I wrote about How To Begin On Your New VPS O...

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How To Use YABS To Check Your New VPS Or Dedicated Server

How To Begin On Your New VPS Or Dedicated Server

Introduction Hello from sunny Sonora! This morning I was delighted to receive an email from Hetzner telling me that my new AX41-NVMe server was provisioned with Debian and ready to go! This post discu...

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How To Begin On Your New VPS Or Dedicated Server

Faster, Easier Proxmox Install On A Hetzner Dedicated Server!

Last night, in a moment of sudden Low End Inspiration, I grabbed a Hetzner Auction Server! It's been awhile since I had a server at Hetzner. I wanted something for a few new projects. I haven't decide...

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Faster, Easier Proxmox Install On A Hetzner Dedicated Server!

LowEndTalk Community Best Provider Award Voting Results Are In! Congrats to RackNerd, BuyVM, VirMach, and Hetzner!

LowEndTalk’s 2021 Best Providers poll has been taken, the votes have been counted, the people have spoken, and the awards have been given! #1 Best Provider Award: RackNerd #1 Most Professional Provide...

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LowEndTalk Community Best Provider Award Voting Results Are In! Congrats to RackNerd, BuyVM, VirMach, and Hetzner!

🇩🇪🇫🇮 The Hetzner Has Landed! 🇺🇸

Hetzner announced Wednesday that they are adding a new location: Ashburn, Virginia, USA! This is the company's first foray into North America and it joins their existing German and Finnish locations. ...

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🇩🇪🇫🇮 The Hetzner Has Landed! 🇺🇸

LowEndTalk 2020 Best Providers Award Results

LowEndTalk's 2020 Best Providers poll has been taken, the votes have been counted, the people have spoken, and the awards have been given!  Here are the results: Congrats to RackNerd, NexusBytes, and...

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LowEndTalk 2020 Best Providers Award Results

2019 Best VPS Provider - As voted by the Low End Talk Community!

  Every year the Low End Talk community puts together a vote to decide on the prior year's best VPS providers. This year the effort was devoted by Low End Talk member FAT32, who deserves credit a...

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2019 Best VPS Provider - As voted by the Low End Talk Community!

HostFolks – $4.64 256MB OpenVZ VPS in Multiple Locations

It's been almost two years since hostfolks.com were featured on LEB. According to James at Hostfolks, they have since then grown to seven locations in both US and Europe. France is also on the way but...

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HostFolks – $4.64 256MB OpenVZ VPS in Multiple Locations

SiSVPS - $5 256MB OpenVZ VPS in Germany

Updated January 2012: Website stopped working on 31 December 2011. I don't think it is coming back. It was Sawyerr from SiSVPS who contacted me a few days ago about their $5/month VPS plan "Cooper" th...

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SiSVPS - $5 256MB OpenVZ VPS in Germany

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