apache modules to help keep your system steady

libapache2-mod-bw - bandwidth limiting module This module allows you to limit bandwidth usage on every virtual host or directory or to restrict the number of simultaneous connections. The bandwidth control, for example, can be configured according to the criteria: origin of the connection, file extension, file size or user agent of the client. Example: LoadModule… Continue reading apache modules to help keep your system steady

Twitter Competition – Who won?

The randomly chosen main prize of $100 VPS Hosting credit went to a guy called Simon W  @simon_w - http://simon.geek.nz/ Simon had been desperate to get away from shared hosting. He couldn't afford to move to his own VPS for another couple of months, so we really happy that he won. We decided because we… Continue reading Twitter Competition – Who won?

RimuHosting launches NZ-based VPS hosting

I am happy to announce RimuHosting is now offering NZ-based VPS hosting. The plans are listed at http://rimuhosting.com/auckland-servers RimuHosting is an NZ company.  But we have never hosted servers from NZ-before.  Most of our customers (and therefore servers) are over in the US and the UK. So a couple of weeks back had our San… Continue reading RimuHosting launches NZ-based VPS hosting

WordPress Update Script – 2.8.6 and WordPress MU 2.8.5.2

New WordPress came out last Friday,  Sorry about the delay updating the script. This script will update all instances of wordpress that are not the most current. Run it as root, it will make backups in /root/wp_upgrades of both databases and files in case things go wrong. It will determine if its a WordPress or… Continue reading WordPress Update Script – 2.8.6 and WordPress MU 2.8.5.2

Twitter competition: Win $100 worth of RimuHosting hosting credits

For a bit of fun RimuHosting is giving away a $100 VPS hosting credit.  For example, that is 5 months' worth of MiroVPS1 hosting  for your  own website! To enter just re-tweet this message: RT: @rimuhosting is giving away $100 worth of VPS hosting credits. Visit http://tinyurl.com/twittercredits for more info! Click for an easy retweet… Continue reading Twitter competition: Win $100 worth of RimuHosting hosting credits

RimuHosting takes over the operation of HostingDirect’s VPSs

Today RimuHosting has entered into an agreement to take over the operation of HostingDirect's VPSs and their billing. Ben Simpson of Hosting Direct emailed some of his VPS customers today saying: Morgan from Hosting Direct will be leaving the team on the 12th of November 2009, he was the one who created the VPS infrastructure… Continue reading RimuHosting takes over the operation of HostingDirect’s VPSs