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Portability and Interoperability: The Secret to Multicloud
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Portability and Interoperability: The Secret to Multicloud

Avoiding lock-in isn’t the only reason to adopt multicloud architecture. It’s also about portability and interoperability.

For Sale: Retired Linode Host Servers

Oct 12, 2007 by tasaro
As you know, we’ve replaced all of our hosts over the last few months. We’re in talks with a “technology asset recovery” firm about acquiring them, but thought we’d offer them to customers first. All hard drives have been removed, rails and power cord are included. Here is the build list. If you are interested, […]

Gentoo 2007.0

Sep 3, 2007 by Christopher Aker
Gentoo 2007.0 disk image is up — available now through the Distro Wizard… Enjoy! -Chris

More RAM, Double XFER, no Setup fees

Sep 1, 2007 by Christopher Aker
You didn’t ask for it, but you’re getting it anyway! I’ve thrown caution to the wind, boarded the crazy train, lost my marbles, and: ➡ Increased the RAM ➡ Doubled the XFER ➡ Eliminated setup fees for new signups Linode 256 becomes [b]Linode 300[/b] with 200GiB XFER Linode 384 becomes [b]Linode 450[/b] with 300GiB XFER […]

Rails Rumble

Aug 10, 2007 by tasaro is proud to be sponsoring the first annual [url=]Rails Rumble Championship![/url] With competition officially slated for September 8th to 9th, assemble your team and head on over to their site to [url=]register[/url]. [quote]The concept is simple: you get 48 hours to design, develop, and deploy a web application from scratch. After those 48 hours […]

Multiple Account Management

May 30, 2007 by Christopher Aker
[b]Multiple Account Management[/b] You can now have [url=]multiple Linodes[/url] under one account, either by [url=]adding a Linode[/url] to your existing account or, if you already have multiple Linodes you can [url=]merge them together[/url]. [b]Multiple Accounts Features[/b] ➡ Can switch from one Linode to another inside the LPM without logging out/in. ➡ All-in-one billing. All your […]

CentOS 5.0

May 1, 2007 by The Linode Security Team
CentOS 5.0 is now available for installation via the distro-wizard.

Debian 4.0 and Ubuntu 7.04

Apr 26, 2007 by The Linode Security Team
Debian 4.0 Etch and Ubuntu 7.04 Fiesty Fawn are now available for installation via the distro wizard. Existing installs can, of course, be upgraded via apt.

Dallas Upgrades now available!

Apr 24, 2007 by Christopher Aker
[b]Dallas Upgrades now available![/size][/b] We’ve [url=]doubled your resources[/url], and finally have the brand new, faster hardware up and running for you to receive them. To migrate to this new hardware, please utilize the [url=]Migration Queue[/url] tool located here: Come and get em! Enjoy! -Chris

[RFT] MigrationQueue, for host9-host26 Linoders

Mar 15, 2007 by Christopher Aker
I would like for a few of you waiting for the upgrades on hosts 9-26 to test a self-serve migration feature in the LPM before releasing it to the masses. Once you accept (by clicking a button) your Linode will enter a "Migration Queue". The queue limits the number of concurrent migrations of Linodes per […]

Fedora Core 6 (FC6)

Mar 14, 2007 by Christopher Aker
I’ve updated our Fedora distro to FC6. I’m pretty sure this distro requires a 2.6 kernel (which new deployments now default to). Let me know how it goes. Thanks, -Chris

100% Resource Increase!

Mar 1, 2007 by Christopher Aker
The Big Announcement: Double the Resources![/size] [b]100% Resource Increase![/b] As hinted at in various threads, the big announcement is here: We’ve doubled the resources on all our Linode plans! That’s double the RAM, double the disk space, double the transfer, and double the value! 🙂 [b]Standard plans now include:[/b] Linode 128 becomes [b]Linode 256 – […]