Floss4Science.com runs on a Linux Linode virtual server. Linode is well known for its excellent customer service and infrastructure reliability. It does not do much marketing because word of mouth has been enough to drive their business. That suits their no-nonsense approach.
The following video, provided by Linode, is a getting started guide to use their management console:
A Linode virtual server is for you if:
- you are a Linux user and want to manage your own server
- you are not afraid of the command-line
- you want reliability and excellent customer service that knows Linux
- you want the latest version of your favorite Linux distribution (many VPS vendors have older versions, read their offers carefully)
If you want to know more, visit Linode’s web site.
Disclosure: Subscribing to Linode through this page helps maintaining Floss4Science.com running while you get the same high quality service that we do.