Jan 24, 2020

DDoS: An Additional Layer of Security from Linode

With Linode DDoS, your servers and applications are shielded from unforeseen downtime and latency caused by distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks.

Networking
Craft of Code

How the Cloud Supports a Pioneer in the Gaming and Betting Industry

NSoft leverages Linode’s networking backbone, traffic policies, and NodeBalancers so it can focus on growth without worrying about pricing changes as it rapidly scales.

Networking

Common DNS Configurations

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DNS Records: An Introduction

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The Linode DNS Manager

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Getting Started with Varnish Cache

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Set Up WireGuard on Linode

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Jun 27, 2017

Linode Network Backbone

As we outlined in our last network update, our network engineering department has been hard at work revamping our entire Internet-facing network by turning up gobs of capacity and directly peering with hundreds of networks all over the globe. Since then, we have extended our network backbone to all datacenters in North America and Europe. This […]

Networking
Nov 2, 2016

Network Update: Multihomed, Increased Transit, Peering

Linode has completed initial Internet capacity upgrades in all facilities. All of our datacenters are now multihomed with several tier-1 transit providers and the largest peering exchanges in the world. This marks a milestone in Linode’s history: we now manage our own true service provider network, allowing us to deliver robust and reliable connectivity. To […]

Networking
May 2, 2016

Network Status Updates – April 2016

In his January blog post, Alex Forster articulated that we have a plan in motion to upgrade the network across all of our data centers. We would like to share with everyone what has been done so far, and what still needs doing. Staffing up Since December 2015, we’ve added two new members to our […]

Networking
Feb 28, 2014

Network Hotplug

Introducing Network Hotplug Now you can add, remove, or swap IPs on the fly, without the need to reboot your Linode.  Previously the network infrastructure rules that govern a Linode’s networking capabilities were only rebuilt on boot.  Now this is done automatically when you make changes, and without the need for a reboot, and will take effect […]

Networking
Mar 18, 2013

Linode NextGen: The Hardware

This is the second post in a series we’re doing about Linode: NextGen. The first post in the series focused on network upgrades we’re making. This post focuses on a new host specification, CPUs, a fleet refresh, and the deployment schedule for all these changes.  Oh, and this: We’re investing millions to make your Linodes […]

Networking