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Updates | Oct 19, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 16 min read

On 6 years in business and 2100% growth

Since the beginning of 2016, SSD Nodes has grown its user base by 2100%. Matt Connor chats about that growth, company values, and his vision for the future.

Self-Hosting | Oct 03, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 14 min read

Guide: What the heck is self-hosting?

Self-hosting your own web apps is freeing, but one that few understand. Let’s walk through what it is, how it works, and how you can get started.

Development | Sep 12, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 14 min read

The Equifax fiasco: Here’s what devs need to learn

You might have heard about the massive Equifax data breach from September 2017, but have you thought about what it means for VPS security?

Comparisons | Sep 05, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

VPS comparison: RamNode vs. OVH vs. HostUS vs. Dediserve vs. SSD Nodes

In our last VPS comparison post, we looked at some of the biggest companies in the virtual private server (VPS) space—Vultr, Digital Ocean, and Linode—and toss in our own specifications …

Development && VPS Uses | Aug 22, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 9 min read

Hacking the youth: Why every kid should have a VPS

With my first kid on the way in November, I can’t help but start to plan. It’s in my nature—the more I feel like I have a handle on the …

Updates | Aug 17, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

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 …

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Development | Aug 15, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 9 min read

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.