We're joining YCombinator's 2018 Startup School!
Updates | Aug 28, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

We’re joining YCombinator’s 2018 Startup School!

SSD Nodes is a proud self-funded startup, and joining YCombinator’s 2018 Startup School gives us access knowledge and tools to help us grow even bigger.

Step-by-step Ansible guide, from installation to playbooks
Tutorials | Aug 23, 2018 | By Dwijadas Dey | 36 min read

Step-by-step Ansible guide, from installation to playbooks

Once you get the hang of Ansible, you’ll use tasks and playbooks to deploy secure servers with ease. Our step-by-step Ansible guide will make you an expert.

Self-hosting Nextcloud with Docker
Self-Hosting Handbook | Aug 21, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 5 min read

Self-hosting Nextcloud with Docker: Self-hosting handbook

Using Docker-Compose and the self-hosted stack from this guide, we can start self-hosting Nextcloud in minutes, and without all the sysadmin headaches.

Linux containers (LXC) and HAProxy
Tutorials | Aug 16, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 26 min read

Linux containers and HAProxy for many websites on one VPS

Instead of relying on Docker to host multiple websites on a single VPS, use native Linux containers (LXC) and a tiny reverse proxy for lightning speed.

Shared hosting to VPS: What to expect in the migration
VPS Uses | Aug 15, 2018 | By Ranvir Singh | 11 min read

Shared hosting to VPS: What to expect in the migration

A virtual private server offers more power and less cost compared to shared hosting, but keep these tips in mind when migrating from shared hosting to VPS.

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VPS overselling: How we're doing things differently
Updates | Aug 14, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 6 min read

Let’s talk about VPS overselling

We occasionally get accused of VPS overselling. That’s why we’re giving an industry-first look into our infrastructure—come see the truth for yourself.

Self-Hosting | Aug 10, 2018 | By Joel Hans | 21 min read

Self-hosted alternatives: Ultimate guide to cheaper SaaS

Take control your data and reduce costs by using these self-hosted alternatives with your VPS. This ultimate guide is updated regularly!