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How to dynamically update and manage reverse DNS/PTR records for your CloudSigma infrastructure

It is now possible to dynamically manage your PTR records on CloudSigma’s DNS servers. This new functionality provides greater flexibility in setting up your applications in our cloud. We now accept dynamic updates of PTR records within our zones. This means that our dynamic DNS servers (DDNS) will accept updates directly from individual IP addresses from the networks used within …

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Are we stealing from you? Understanding CPU Steal Time in the Cloud

Customers often ask about CPU steal time, especially those that use the CPUs heavily and for whom it’s a key performance criteria. There are quite a few differences in the setup and behaviour of CPUs and cores between physical and virtual environments. Even between cloud providers there are setups differences that make like for like comparison on the face of …

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Our CEO Discusses Hybrid Cloud

The reality is that the vast majority of companies are going to need to adopt a hybrid cloud approach to incorporate existing and new technologies and systems. But what is hybrid cloud really and what strategies should be considered? I sat down for a Q&A and discussed hybrid cloud approaches with our partners IP Converge in Manila recently which is …

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CloudSigma Launches new German Cloud location with DARZ

CloudSigma is proud to announce the launch of its cloud offering at the DARZ data centre in Darmstadt near Frankfurt, Germany. CloudSigma now serves the key German market with a native deployment. Zurich, Switzerland – September, 2016 – Following its strategy of geographical expansion during 2016, CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with headquarters in Switzerland, today announced the launch …

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CloudSigma in partnership with IPC launches new Manila cloud location for the Philippines

Zürich, Switzerland – July, 2016 – CloudSigma, a Swiss hybrid cloud service provider in partnership with IPC, the leading data centre provider in the Philippines, today announced the launch of a native Manila cloud location together. The hunger for cloud based infrastructure in the Asia-Pacific region is growing at a fast pace. Companies nowadays want to build a secured, automated …

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How to run Docker on CloudSigma (with CloudInit) updated

In the past couple of years, Docker has received a tremendous amount of attention. While the concept of containers is hardly anything new (something we at CloudSigma talked more about in this previous post), Docker appears to have become the go-to container manager. To automatically deploy Docker at CloudSigma, you will need: An SSH key. Basic understanding of Docker. The official …

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CloudSigma Launches a Poland-based Cloud with Partner Atman

CloudSigma is proud to announce the launch of its unique cloud offering at the Atman data centre in Warsaw serving the rapidly expanding Polish market with a native cloud deployment. Zurich, Switzerland – June, 2016 – CloudSigma, a Swiss hybrid cloud service provider today announced the launch of the company’s fourth new cloud location in 2016 at Atman’s data centre …