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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.
Christopher Aker

Linode Manager Brute Force Protection

Apr 5, 2012
by Christopher Aker
We have implemented sophisticated brute force protection for Linode Manager user accounts that combines a time delay on failed attempts, forced single threading of log in attempts from a given remote address, and automatic tarpitting of requests from attackers. These protections increase the time it would take for a successful brute force by a couple […]
Linode
Christopher Aker

DNS AXFR ACLs and IPv6 masters

Apr 4, 2012
by Christopher Aker
Two new DNS Manager updates – AXFR ACLs and IPv6 masters for slave zones. Previously, if you needed the ability for others to transfer your zone from our authoritative nameservers, you could only enable it for everyone.  Now you can specify ‘any’, or a list of IPv4/IPv6 IPs and AXFRs will be limited to only […]
Networking
Christopher Aker

api_spec()

Apr 4, 2012
by Christopher Aker
Introducing a new API call: api_spec() – which generates the entire Linode API specification in machine readable format.  The structure generated contains all API classes and methods, and includes method parameters, their descriptions, data types, default values, and what errors may be thrown. A common problem when implementing API bindings or tools is that one […]
Linode
Linode

Spring Conferences 2012

Mar 28, 2012
by The Linode Security Team
Over the last few weeks, Linode has sponsored and attended several open source conferences. POSSCON – March 28-29 This week we’re at POSSCON in Columbia, SC. The conference’s aim is to provide affordable access to quality open source education in the southeast U.S. Our very own Matt Cone will be giving a talk about his […]
Linode
Linode

Native IPv6 Now Available in All Locations

Feb 28, 2012
by The Linode Security Team
With the World IPv6 Launch coming up on June 6th, 2012, we’ve been working hard to make IPv6 available to all Linode customers so they can participate. We’re happy to announce that IPv6 is now available in all six of our locations across the world! If you’d like to enable IPv6 for your existing Linode, just navigate to […]
Networking
Linode

IPv6 Now Available in London and Atlanta

Dec 20, 2011
by The Linode Security Team
As part of our ongoing efforts to support IPv6 across all of our locations, we are happy to announce that native IPv6 is now available in London and Atlanta. Existing Linodes can enable IPv6 simply by clicking “Enable IPv6” on the Remote Access tab of the Linode Manager. New Linodes and Linodes migrating into a facility […]
Networking
Linode

Ubuntu 11.10 – Oneiric Ocelot

Oct 14, 2011
by The Linode Security Team
Ubuntu 11.10 “Oneiric Ocelot” (release notes) is now available for deployment in the Linode Manager. For help getting started with deploying a distribution, we’ve written a deployment guide that will prove useful. If you wish to upgrade from an older distribution, we’ve written a guide for that process as well. Canonical, as always, will support Ubuntu 11.10 for only 18 […]
Linux
Tom Asaro

Linode Cloud Asia-Pacific!

Sep 19, 2011
by Tom Asaro
Today we are pleased to announce the immediate availability of Linode Cloud services in Tokyo, Japan! This new facility will service the growing Asia Pacific demand for low-latency cloud services, and joins the growing number of options for your Linode Cloud deployments. The Tokyo facility delivers all of our services including Linodes, Managed Backups, and […]
Linode
Christopher Aker

Linode Reduces Transfer Pricing

Sep 1, 2011
by Christopher Aker
As we grow and work hard to reduce costs, increase scale, and optimize the efficiency of our operations, we are able to pass on the benefits of our efforts back to our customers. In fact, we have a very long history of increasing the value of our plans by adding resources and reducing pricing. We […]
Linode
Christopher Aker

Linode makes Inc. 500 List

Aug 23, 2011
by Christopher Aker
I am incredibly proud to announce that Linode has been ranked number 298 by Inc. Magazine on their Inc. 500 List, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.  This is a testament of the devotion and dedication of our entire team to building great products and providing customer service and support that is […]
Linode
Christopher Aker

Summer Conferences 2011

Jul 22, 2011
by Christopher Aker
Linode is sponsoring and attending several conferences over these next few weeks. Many of us will be attending these fine conferences. FOSSCON – July 23 Philadelphia, PA – ‘Free software is all about community and this is a very grassroots event, organized by the community and for the community.’  We’ll be attending with swag and […]
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