Conference Season is Here! CloudSigma is On the Road At Cloud Computing Events

If we’re not advising customers on how to efficiently leverage CloudSigma compute power for their workloads, or on an airplane traveling between data center locations, you can often find our executive team on stage and on the expo floor of some of the industry’s biggest trade shows. Following the quieter summer months, our COO, Bernino […]

Running FreeBSD, NetBSD and OpenBSD in the cloud

With our sponsorship of EuroBSDcon 2013, a blog-post on the topic felt in order. If you didn’t already know it, we’re one of the few cloud providers in the world that allows you to run unmodified FreeBSD, NetBSD and OpenBSD (including derivatives, such as pfSense). If you simply want to take one of these systems […]

Simplifying maintenance with fabric and pycloudsigma

When you’re working with a cloud infrastructure, it’s pretty common that you need to perform the same task on all your servers. Perhaps you need deploy a hotfix, or simply just check what kernel version your servers are running. The traditional sysadmin way of doing this was to simply write a for-loop in shell-script which […]

Spectacular 20% Bonus on ALL Deposits in September

Since launching our upgraded platform we’ve been able to implement major improvements in utilisation and resource management. As a result we’re delighted to offer all existing and new customers a special limited time deal: Until the end of September, for any funds deposited into CloudSigma accounts, we will add a BONUS 20% on top! Get […]

CloudSigma Launches Hybrid Hosting Offering with Private Patching to its Public Cloud

Structure:Europe – London – September 18, 2013 – CloudSigma, an international, customer-centric, pure-cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) provider, today announced the launch of its hybrid hosting offering for customers at its cloud locations, including Switch SuperNAP in Las Vegas, Nevada; Interxion in Zurich, Switzerland; and Equinix globally. By offering colocated space at each of these locations and […]

Join us at EuroBSDcon 2013

We’re happy to announce that we are sponsoring the annual European BSD conference, EuroBSDcon, which will be held on Malta this year. The line up for this year’s conference is very exciting, with a lot of big names from the Open Source community. Since many of us here at CloudSigma have been long-time FreeBSD users […]

Virtual machines and disk expansion

Disclaimer: Before we begin, we need to point out that there is always a risk of data loss when you are doing disk expansion. Hence, you should always back up your data before you begin. We do not assume any responsibility for data loss caused by this guide. It is up to you to take […]

CloudSigma & FileCatalyst Partner for Accelerated and Managed File Transfer on the Cloud

FileCatalyst announces the availability of FileCatalyst Direct on the CloudSigma cloud platform. Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, the world’s leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce the availability of the FileCatalyst Direct accelerated and managed file transfer solution on the CloudSigma cloud platform. CloudSigma […]

GigaOM Chooses CloudSigma to Speak on IaaS Market Innovation and Disruption at Structure:Europe 2013

“Amazon in Sight” Panel to be Held at GigaOM Structure:Europe 2013 on September at 11:15 a.m. GMT ZURICH – September 10, 2013 –CloudSigma, an international, customer-centric, pure-cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider, today announced that GigaOM has chosen CloudSigma COO Bernino Lind to speak at GigaOM Structure:Europe 2013, September 18-19, 2013 in London. At the […]

Introducing server contextualization

We’re excited to announce the support for server contextualization. This means that you can post various meta data to either your server or drive definition (via the API), and then read it back from within the actual server. This has been a popular feature request, since it is applicable to a wide array of tasks. […]