Tag Archives: api

Using Vagrant to Manage Rimu VPS systems

Vagrant is high level wrapper around virtualization and configuration management software. It simplifies the creation and management of easily reproduceable environments. It is particularly suited for development and test enviroments where servers are brought up and down frequently. It can … Continue reading

Posted in HOWTO, Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Using Vagrant to Manage Rimu VPS systems

Free Kubernetes hosting for developers

RimuHosting are working on a command line tool set to easily setup and manage a Kubernetes cluster.  We are currently in a trial phase. During this phase we will be providing free Kubernetes cluster hosting to developers needing an easy-to-setup, … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Free Kubernetes hosting for developers

Kubernetes support on RimuHosting VMs

"Kubernetes is an open source orchestration system for Docker containers. It handles scheduling onto nodes in a compute cluster and actively manages workloads to ensure that their state matches the users declared intentions. Using the concepts of "labels" and "pods", … Continue reading

Posted in Clustering, Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Kubernetes support on RimuHosting VMs

RimuHosting offering CoreOS

You can now order RimuHosting VMs running CoreOS! CoreOS lets you provide startup 'recipies' (via cloud init files) to automatically install and provision container based micro services and applications.  You can use tools like fleet and kubernetes to manage clusters … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Custom VPS Image via API

The RimuHosting server management API can be used to create new servers (and shut them down and reinstall them and more). The API lets you pass in scripts that run during setup.  And to provide links to external files. This … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Custom VPS Image via API

Per minute billing

We have recently had a couple of questions/comments about how/whether we do per- minute/hour/day/month billing. Our goal is to only charge you for the minutes you use on a server. When you first get a server we pro-rate the service … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Silverstripe CMS on Standing Cloud webinar Tue Dec 13 1300 PST

Join Standing Cloud and Peter from RimuHosting at Tue, Dec 13, 2011 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST for a webinar that demonstrates Standing Clouds one-click app deployment and management (to RimuHosting servers). We will be giving a demo using … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , | Comments Off on Silverstripe CMS on Standing Cloud webinar Tue Dec 13 1300 PST

Easy application hosting using StandingCloud and RimuHosting

Imagine being able to configure a server, pre-setup and ready to run your favorite webapp, with a push of a button.  Need a bug tracking system?  Just hit a button, and wait a minute, then log into your own Bugzilla … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Wildcard DNS queries added to our DNS API

We are updating our DNS API (Zonomi and RimuHosting) to support a name/host argument of **.example.com (where example.com is your DNS zone).  This will find any DNS records ending with example.com. This could be used, for example, in providing your … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Did you know we have a DNS API?

Seems some cool features get lost, and only staff know about them rather than the customers. I thought I'd point out to people we have an API for our DNS. This can be used by scripts for adding domains to … Continue reading

Posted in Rimuhosting | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment