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VM hosting now available at NextDC in Sydney

We are happy to announce we are now offering VM hosting out of the NextDC facility in Sydney!   Some highlights: Uptime Institute Tier III certification. N+1 power and cooling. Hot and cold aisles for peak cooling power efficiency. Cardboard- (and … Continue reading

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Letting 3rd parties update credit card details

Some of our customers pay for their servers using a 3rd party's credit card (their boss', partner's or a generous friend's). Every now and then those details need to get updated (new CC expiry dates, or a replacement card).   … Continue reading

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Jobs at RimuHosting!

RimuHosting is looking for experienced Linux sysadmins to provide support to our hosting customers as well as to help build and maintain our global hosting infrastructure.

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Two Factor Authentication

We have just added optional two factor authentication to the RimuHosting control panel. You can enable it at http://rimuhosting.com/cp/twofactor.jsp It uses Time-based One Time Password (TOTP) so you will need an application like Google Authenticator or Authy. To enable 2FA … Continue reading

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Monitoring your server

Its always a good option to have monitoring, and there are a lot of options available. If you are interested in uptime and notifications, you can use a service like http://pingability.com If you are interested in making sure services are … Continue reading

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T-shirts are a coming…

T-shirts are great.  They cover a good part of your torso.  But not the arms.  So your elbows get to breathe. We think it is so important for your bare elbows to touch your desk while you're admin-ing your server … Continue reading

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Launchtime twitter competition

Know an open source developer that is looking to launch their application?  Help them out by nominating them in our Launchtime VPS twitter competition. Yesterday we launchtimevps.com , the VPS-focused RimuHosting website.  http://blog.rimuhosting.com/2010/12/16/introducing-launchtime-ri-mu/ Today we would like to help some … Continue reading

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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

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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 … Continue reading

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