Mar 19th New Amsterdam, Netherlands location is available now!

HostUS has launched our 9th datacenter location. We are now offering OpenVZ services in Amsterdam, Netherlands from the GlobalSwitch datacenter. This makes our second location in Europe along with London. The network in Amsterdam currently is a mix of GTT and TeliaSonera carriers. Direct AMS-ix peering will be added in the future (it is currently ... Read More »

Jan 5th London, UK: New Upstream (Liberty Global)

We now have a premium uplink to Liberty Global ISPs from our London location: Virgin Media, Telenet, Ziggo, KabelBW and Unity Media! This location also has access to other major eyeball networks through LINX: BT, Zen, Sky and TalkTalk.Customers of these internet providers should see speed and latency improvements, especially during peak ... Read More »

Jan 18th Outbound SMTP Port 25 Changes

** This affects services located in Hong Kong, Sydney and Singapore ONLY **Starting 02/01/2016, SoftLayer will be implementing additional measures to stop malicious internet actors that look to the SoftLayer platform as a resource for them. One of the measures they are implementing is a traffic filter to block outbound TCP port 25, which will ... Read More »

Jun 26th Docker Support!

We are pleased to announce that our OpenVZ VPS'es now officially support Docker. You can deploy Docker on your VPS by using the Docker template available from the rebuild page.Docker is an open-source project that automates the deployment of applications inside software containers, by providing an additional layer of abstraction and automation of ... Read More »