[kwlug-disc] Any experience with cloudatcost.com VPS?

John Kerr johneddie.kerr at gmail.com
Sun Dec 8 09:22:59 EST 2013


Hi gang

The vendor shoot out is ok but it may be something that the vendors would
rather not do. Having one vendor come in to make a pitch is ok with me. At
least for this kind of service.

Best regards,
John
 On Nov 17, 2013 9:34 PM, "Bob Jonkman" <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:

> Andrew Sullivan Cant wrote:
> > hmmm actually I wonder if anyone from Fibretech is on this list, and
> > might be interested in giving a presentation about what they are
> > doing?
>
> If we're having commercial vendors come in, I'd like to see it as a
> vendor shootout.  Bring in three competitors, each can pitch to the
> crowd for 30 minutes (with 15 min between presentations to mop up the
> blood).
>
> Locally, in addition to Fibrenetics we also have Sentex and Execulink
> with hosting packages.  None of them are Big Media (ie. Bell or Rogers),
> so they'll be pitching to a friendly crowd.
>
> --Bob.
>
>
> On 13-11-17 05:05 PM, Andrew Sullivan Cant wrote:
> > Thanks for the thoughts.
> >
> > I think I might give it a try too. This only thing I am running on
> > my current VPS are 2 extremely small and static, sites so this will
> > be a better fit for that scenario. (at $35, if this last more than ~
> > 6 months I'll save money :) And we'll see how it works out before
> > doing other things with them.
> >
> >
> > hmmm actually I wonder if anyone from Fibretech is on this list, and
> > might be interested in giving a presentation about what they are
> > doing?
> >
> > Would anyone else be interested in such a presentation, if I try to
> > get in touch with Fibretech/Cloudatcost?
> >
> > Andrew
> >
> >
> > On 11/11/13 12:55, Andrew Kohlsmith (mailing lists account) wrote:
> >> On Nov 10, 2013, at 7:48 PM, Jonathan D. Poole
> >> <jpoole at digitaljedi.ca> wrote:
> >>> That model is broken IMHO, or they just don't care until they
> >>> sell off the first 10k.  Sell fast, to get the name out, or sell
> >>> fast and watch it die once it's all sold.  Tell me about the
> >>> network performance/cpu performance once they're under some
> >>> load/sell the 10,000.
> >>>
> >>> However, they are called 'Developer 1/2/3' which could mean there
> >>> is some fine print on what you can do with them.  Proof of
> >>> concept development ideas, a box to throw crap on, sure, but for
> >>> anything legit, no thanks.
> >>
> >> Completely agreed on all points, which is why I’m just seeing what
> >> it can do and not using it for anything important.
> >>
> >> -A.
> >>
> >>
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