Berkeley CSUA MOTD:Entry 42931
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2006/5/4-7 [Computer/SW/Security, Computer/SW/Unix] UID:42931 Activity:nil
5/4     Ok I need to make a hosting choice soon because my current co-op
        colo is falling apart like http://autobahn.org in the old days. I can
        go with http://dreamhost.com, http://textdrive.com, or http://johncompanies.com [from
        which dans heard good things about]. I really like johncompanies'
        virtual machines because you get root, but it is a whopping
        $47/month!!! http://dreamhost.com is dirt cheap, but you share
        resources and it's probably just as secure as soda (which is
        not very). I haven't heard anything about http://textdrive.com.
        What do you guys use and recommend? Thanks.
        \_ i have a bunch of stuff hosted with dreamhost and have been
           very happy with them. i was referred by another sodan. alot
           of guys at gamespy use dreamhost as well and love it. -shac
           \_ How much quota, IP/hosts, do you get, and how much do you pay?
              \_ i pay annually. so i paid $120 for 1 year starting at 20GB
                 disk, 1TB monthly transfer. each month they increase both
                 of these numbers for you so im probably at like 22GB and
                 whatever monthly transfer. the longer you are a customer
                 the larger your quotas are. see their pricing comparison.
                 http://www.dreamhost.com/shared/comparison.html
                 -shac
        \_ which coop is dieing?  how much do you use now?
        \_ i've heard good things about simpli.biz
        \_ JohnCompanies kicks ass.  You send mail and.. John mails you back
           in like 2 minutes.  None of the trouble-ticket-queue bullshit.  On
           the flipside, yeah, they're (relatively) pricey and you have to do
           all the admin themselves, and if John dies in a carcrash, I'm not
                                            \- that is the scenario i call
                                               BUS TERMINATED. --psb
           sure how much human failover they have.  --dbushong
           \_ HA that's pretty funny. But how do you know johncompany is
              run by 1 man, and if other companies aren't in the same
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              \_ I don't, but if you go with <insert random huge company>
                 it's unlikely.
        \_ Oh, if you are doing anything art or community oriented, consider
           Laughing Squid. -dans
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