VPS Uses | Mar 22, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

5 VPS Tools to Get Your Startup Humming

We probably don’t need to spend any time convincing you why a VPS is the better choice for your startup over shared hosting with one of the big, impersonal players …

Tutorials | Mar 20, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 4 min read

How to enable 2FA on your SSD Nodes dashboard

Here at SSD Nodes, we can’t recommend enough that our customers turn on two-factor authentication (2FA) as soon as they create their account and launch their first virtual private server …

Development | Mar 17, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

Secure your VPS with one simple password trick

Most people who operate a VPS understand one of the fundamentals of password best practices: never use the same password in more than one location.

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Development | Mar 15, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 7 min read

Worry Not: Our Hobbies Are Safe from AI

Will AI make sysadmins or webdevs obsolete? No matter how complex AI-driven tools get, they can’t share in the passion we have for creating cool new things.

Tutorials | Mar 13, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 8 min read

Installing Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) on Ubuntu 16.04

A virtual private server (VPS) is most often used to host dynamic websites and applications. This requires installing and configuring a web server.

Development | Mar 10, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 2 min read

Quick Tip: Know Your Linux Server Shutdowns

Every once in a while, you’ll need to either shutdown or reboot your virtual private server (VPS). Whether it’s completely expected or because of some major issue that can’t be …

VPS Uses | Mar 08, 2017 | By Joel Hans | 5 min read

What is RAID 10, and how does it help your VPS?

We’re proud of the RAID 10 configuration we use on our SSD-based servers because it offers both tremendous speed and maximum file redundancy. Here’s how.