It’s been a long time in the coming but VPSLink has released new OS templates! Below you will find a list of the new available templates:
● centos-5-i386-LAMP
● centos-5-i386-default
● debian-3.1-i386-LAMP
● debian-4.0-i386-LAMP
● debian-4.0-i386-default
● fedora-core-6-i386-LAMP
● fedora-core-6-i386-default

We’re still working on Ubuntu and will update the community as soon we have a hard ETA.

Tux 500

I stumbled across the Tux500 project this morning. “Our goal is simple: we want to collect community donations to enter a Linux sponsored car in the 2007 Indianapolis 500. We need your help! If less than 1% of the Linux community donates $1, this will happen… will you do your part?” As of writing [...]

History of Spry (Part 1)

I’m often asked about how Spry came into being. I’ve told the story many times, but have never taken the time to write it down.
Especially around Seattle people have heard of the name Spry. Spry was founded in the 90’s by a Seattleite by the name of David Pool. Spry was a software company and [...]

Many of you may have read Robert M. Pirsig’s ‘Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values’. If you haven’t I highly suggest picking up a copy. The book is based on two motorcycle riders, representing two very different personalities — sort of the yin-yang of motorcycling.
“What does this have to do [...]

I wanted to let everyone know that we’ve very recently turned up gigabit connectivity with one of the nations leading Tier-1 providers, Time Warner Telecom. With the recent move to our new datacenter facility we’ve introduced lots of changes to the network including providers and hardware changes.
Our Cisco network has been further stabilized by fully [...]

Cinco de Mayo at Spry/Domaintools

Happy Cinco de Mayo. Here is a behind the scenes beating of the pinata after lunch from the staff of Spry and our neighbors DomainTools.

Thieves strike again

Let me start by welcoming everyone to the blog. I had hoped to open things up on a more positive note, but I had some interesting photos I thought I’d share with everyone this morning.
I woke up to a call from one of the Spry partners. There was ‘Really big news’ that I had to [...]