New Server Hardware Recommendations?
amcnabb at mcnabbs.org
Thu Feb 19 10:52:06 MST 2009
On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 10:30:27AM -0700, Kimball Larsen wrote:
> Control and cost. First off, this is only a *personal* server - I don't
> use it for any of my business stuff at all. For < $400 I can put
> together an adequate box that even has a few bells / whistles. At $50 /
> month, a hosted server will cost more than my dsl connection at home to
> connect to the darn thing.
If you want control and cost, go with Linode and Slicehost, like Stuart
recommended. For $20 or so a month, you get your own virtual machine
that you can modify to your heart's content. Plus it will have a faster
and more reliable network connection than a server at home would.
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