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What’s New for Developers: June 2024

We're excited to restart our Linode Live series, introduce Kubernetes Cluster API support, and unveil the latest in our RUM Archive insights. Discover new features in our Akamai Terraform Provider, Edgegrid Golang updates, and tutorials on building scalable streaming services. Dive into our content for expert tips and the newest trends.
Linode

Linode Is Holding Its First Job Fair!

Apr 29, 2015
by Linode Events
On May 7th and 8th, Linode will be hosting a job fair at our Kings Hall location in Haddonfield, NJ (literally, minutes outside of Philadelphia). We aim to hire as many as 10 Customer Support personnel immediately, with a goal of an additional 25 by year end. Who are we looking for? People with a passion for Linux, […]
Linode
Tom Asaro

Singapore Linodes are now available!

Apr 27, 2015
by Tom Asaro
We’re very excited to announce the opening of our newest datacenter in Singapore! This marks Linode’s seventh datacenter, and is purpose-built to serve the already huge and growing markets in Southeast Asia, India, Australia, and surrounding regions. We’ve spent the majority of the past few months working on getting great connectivity to the Internet. Our Singapore network […]
Linode
Linode

The GHOST Vulnerability

Jan 28, 2015
by Linode
Heads up everybody – a Linux vulnerability known as GHOST (CVE-2015-0235), discovered by Qualys, has recently been publicized. This particular vulnerability is a nasty one, since it allows for remote code execution. The vulnerability has been exhaustively documented in this Security Advisory, which you may find interesting. In short, the vulnerability exists within glibc in __ns_hostname_digits_dots(), which deals with hostname resolution […]
Cloud Overviews
Tom Asaro

Linode Datacenter Expansion

Jan 16, 2015
by Tom Asaro
Happy New Year! 2014 was a great year at Linode and we’re very excited about all the projects we have planned for 2015.  Here’s a sneak peek at our datacenter expansion plans. Singapore, SG First, we’ll be expanding our presence in the Asia-Pacific region with a datacenter in Singapore. This new deployment will support all of […]
Cloud Overviews
Linode

POODLE SSL 3.0 Vulnerability

Oct 15, 2014
by The Linode Security Team
Yesterday, Google published the discovery of an SSL 3.0 vulnerability named “POODLE.” This vulnerability allows an attacker to decrypt transferred data and successfully read plain text. While many browsers support newer, more secure protocols, an attacker can create connectivity issues, causing the browser to fall-back to the vulnerable SSL 3.0 protocol. Is Linode Infrastructure Vulnerable? […]
Cloud Overviews
Linode

Linode Managed is even better than before!

Sep 30, 2014
by Linode
Linode Managed is getting even better. With 24/7/365 incident response, backups, Longview Pro, application tuning and architecture advice, it’s already a great value. Now, three more upgrades, exclusive to Linode Managed customers, make it a better value than before: Linode Managed now includes free cPanel & WHM. Linode Managed now includes free site migrations. Linode Managed […]
Linode
Tom Asaro

‘Shellshock’ Bash vulnerability

Sep 29, 2014
by Tom Asaro
Over the last week, several vulnerabilities in GNU Bash have been discovered and are being referred to as “Shellshock”. Using these vulnerabilities an attacker can remotely execute commands, thereby compromising the machine. To make matters worse, many common configurations provide vectors for this attack, making it a serious problem. Many Linux distributions have already provided […]
Cloud Overviews
Linode

Linode Docs Now Open Source on GitHub

Jul 30, 2014
by Linode
Five years ago today we launched the Linode Library – a free, public resource for guides on subjects ranging from Linux basics to complex multi-system configurations. We’ve given our docs a much needed facelift in our new Guides & Tutorials section of our site. This new format should make finding and following the guides much easier. Our entire […]
Open Source
Christopher Aker

11th Linode Birthday / $10 Linode plan

Jun 16, 2014
by Christopher Aker
Linode opened its doors 11 years ago today, offering virtual servers with great service, and ultimately pioneering a new industry. It’s hard to believe it’s been that long. It’s been fun to reminisce through the old forum posts from those formative years like this one and this one. Many of the old posts echo the same sentiments […]
Linode
Linode

Summer Conferences 2014

Jun 12, 2014
by Linode Support
Linode will be exhibiting at several upcoming conferences this summer. Stop by our booth, chat up our crew and learn all about what’s new at Linode. Check out the full list below of where our team will be and we’ll see you there!   SouthEast LinuxFest | Charlotte, NC | June 21-23 Started in 2009, […]
Cloud Overviews
Christopher Aker

The New Linode Cloud: SSDs, Double RAM & much more

Apr 17, 2014
by Christopher Aker
Over the last year, and very feverishly over the past five months, we’ve been working on a really big project: a revamp of the Linode plans and our hardware and network – something we have a long history of doing over our past 11 years. But this time it’s like no other. These upgrades represent […]
Linode