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What Can You Do With A Minimal-Resource Cheap VPS?

Tags: , , , , , , , , , Date/Time: May 1, 2022 @ 6:00 pm, by Sean Perryman

A question is often posed asking why providers offer plans with minimal resources. This references VPS plans with 128MB, 256MB, and similar RAM allocations. RAM is the primary concern because of CPU abstraction (1 vCPU with one provider vs. another). Disk allocations are what they are, and comparing NVMe to SSD to HDD allotments is […]

Setting Up Your VPS as a Squid Proxy Server

Tags: , , , Date/Time: November 16, 2015 @ 3:58 pm, by SysAdmin

Looking for a proxy server app that can be rapidly deployed on Linux? Installing Squid on your low end box can provide your organization with a robust proxy server that can facilitate a secure Internet connection for your end users. Squid can also provide logging, access control and antivirus capabilities though such features are outside […]