Skip to main content
Linode Blog 

Django and SQL: Your Dynamic Duo for Scaling Databases

Use Django to simplify database scaling for essential migrations and multi-database deployments.

Linode Expands Global Infrastructure with Sydney Data Center

Dec 4, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
Over the past year, we’ve expanded our footprint to some of the fastest-growing technology hubs in the world — like Toronto, Mumbai, and officially launching today, Sydney. This newest outpost brings the industry’s best price-to-performance cloud closer to home for our thousands of customers in Australia.
A cartoon graphic of a person at a computer with the Kubernetes logo behind him

Linode Managed Kubernetes Now Available

Nov 19, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
Today we announced the open beta for Linode Kubernetes Engine (LKE). While Kubernetes has become the de facto standard for orchestrating containerized workloads, running it remains unnecessarily difficult. Linode Kubernetes Engine overcomes the challenges of today’s offerings through enhanced automation and a reimagined user experience.
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)

Notice: Linode Classic Manager Users

Nov 18, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
Our legacy Linode Manager will be decommissioned on January 31, 2020. After that time, you will be automatically redirected to the Cloud Manager when logging in to manage your infrastructure on Linode.  As a valued customer, we want to make this transition as smooth as possible. Many of the features currently available in Classic are […]

Elevate Summit Sydney 2019

Nov 8, 2019 by Rick Myers
At Linode, we’re incredibly passionate about helping our customers. That means more than just answering tickets or phone calls—we’re here to solve real problems for people trying to get stuff done. This is why we’re deeply involved in the greater customer support community, and for us, there’s no better community than Elevate. This November, we’ll […]
Cloud Overviews
Mike Quatrani

High Availability – What You Need to Know

Nov 6, 2019 by Mike Quatrani
In this blog post, I’ll define high availability (HA), explain the various components that go into a basic HA architecture, and examine how to build simple HA infrastructure for a web application.
Cloud Consulting Services

A New Policy to Help Fight Spam

Nov 5, 2019 by Jim Ackley
At Linode, we’re extremely proud of our Customer Support and Trust & Safety teams and the work they do together – they’re teams staffed by real humans who share an important goal: keeping our platform safe and free of abuse and fraud, and crafting policies that keep our customers safe. This means that when you […]

Linode Object Storage is Here

Oct 30, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
We built Linode Object Storage to make it easier and more affordable for developers to manage unstructured data such as content assets, as well as sophisticated and data-intensive storage challenges around artificial intelligence and machine learning.

New One-Click Apps in the Linode Library

Oct 28, 2019 by Hillary Wilmoth
Linode introduced One-Click apps to make it as easy as possible for our customers to deploy fully-configured apps in the cloud. We’ve built a growing library and today we’re adding two popular and highly requested apps to it: Plesk and cPanel & WHM® . These new additions to our One-Click library further our mission of […]
Developer Tools

Linode at LISA19

Oct 25, 2019 by Linode Events
Hello! I’m Ryan Syracuse from Linode’s Technical Writing Team. Here at Linode, we believe our successful 16-year tenure as a cloud hosting company is a direct reflection of our core values and competencies. This involves understanding future trends in large-scale modern Linux administration—ahead of the curve—and sharing these insights with the larger Linux community. Knowledge […]
Cloud Overviews

October Docs Roundup: Rancher, Data Visualization, and More

Oct 22, 2019 by Linode
Here at Linode, we’re always working on new and improved services, feature enhancements, and integrations, so you can build and deploy what you need faster. We want to make sure you have the confidence to use our products with ease. That’s why our technical documentation team produces helpful content for you every month.  New Rancher […]
Open Source

Whitelisting IP Addresses on Kubernetes: What We Learned

Oct 16, 2019 by Jon Frederickson
Linode Systems Engineer Jon “jfred” Frederickson shares his experience building out the IP whitelisting feature for running Kubernetes on Linode. As Linode’s engineering team built out our Kubernetes features, we hit plenty of obstacles, as expected. However, one challenge arose that we weren’t anticipating: how to whitelist applications running in Kubernetes on the infrastructure we […]
Containers (Kubernetes, Docker)