The Road to KVM
The road to KVM (kernel-based virtual machines) hasn’t been an easy one, but as of today, we’ve officially launched the public preview for our KVM offering. If you’re interested in …
Things No One Tells You About Servers and Hosting
Choosing and maintaining a VPS. Here’s a few of our favorite, usually unspoken tips to maintaining some of your sanity as you put on your sysadmin hat.
Why Rebuilding ls is a Good Thing
You step into a crowded room, maybe a convention center floor, or a wedding reception, or a meetup of tech professionals. Faces start to blur together. Voices crowd one another …
Streisand VPN tutorial: How to install and configure
If you’re looking to install a virtual private network (VPN) on your VPS without the hassle, give Streisand VPN (and our step-by-step tutorial) a shot.
$0 Development Tools: Build Products Faster
We do a ton of frontend development here at SSD Nodes, which means we’re always looking for more (free/open source) tools to use. Here’s some favorites.
Tutorial: Using Redis as Cache for WordPress
A few weeks back, we wrote about how reducing MySQL queries, and suggested that Redis was one available option for those who wanted to take their caching to the next level. …
Cheatsheet: Productivity-Boosting Bash Shortcuts
The default Linux Bash shell might, at first, feel like a rather restrictive environment to work in. Many users get stuck on the inability to select text with the mouse, …