News & Announcements

RootBSD Opens Data Center In Toronto

TORONTO, CA (PRWEB) JULY 27, 2016Increasing its global footprint and with increased awareness of data protection laws, RootBSD opens its first Canadian data center in largest city, Toronto.RootBSD expands into its first Canadian data center — its first outside the US — with the opening of its Toronto location. The company's customers will be able to deploy cloud servers into the largest city in the country.The new data center — available now to RootBSD customers — is directly connected to the Toronto Internet Exchange (TORIX), located in ...

RootBSD Opens Hong Kong Data Center, Offering Access To Asia, Mainland China

RALEIGH, NC (PRWEB) JUNE 28, 2016 RootBSD , the hosting service that specializes in *BSD-based deployments, expands its cloud service footprint with the opening of its new data center in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong data center offers excellent, low-latency connections into the region as well as Asia, including mainland China (available through RootBSD's premium routes) through fiber cables that route directly into the country. The data center is located in a carrie-neutral facility that offers tier 1 backbone connections. RootBSD's customers will be able to ...

RootBSD Launches Dedicated Server Platform in San Jose Data Center

SAN JOSE, CA (PRWEB) MAY 25, 2016 RootBSD brought its dedicated cloud platform hosting service for Silicon Valley OpenBSD, NetBSD and FreeBSD developers - a month later, the company now offers instant dedicated MAAS platform deployments for its *BSD-centric clients. OpenBSD, NetBSD and FreeBSD developers now have the choice of cloud or bare metal server deployments at RootBSD's facility at its San Jose Central Colo - SV1 datacenter. It connects to more than 125 providers and is one of the world's largest peering exchanges, with direct connections to hundreds ...

RootBSD Announces Dallas Instant Dedicated Servers

DALLAS, TX (PRWEB) MAY 11, 2016 Customers of RootBSD can now deploy bare metal servers to its Dallas data center, giving them a choice of MaaS or cloud services. RootBSD expands the bare metal server presence of its rock solid *BSD-based hosting service to its Dallas data center, with its latest MaaS release and platform available to its customers now. The company's facilities in Dallas are based in a secure facility that was designed for the Federal Reserve. Improvements include backup generators, biometric security, a datacenter-specific HVAC center and ...

RootBSD Brings Cloud Services and Bare Metal Servers for Deployment to San Jose Data Center

SAN JOSE, CA (PRWEB) APRIL 06, 2016Specializing in developers who utilize OpenBSD, NetBSD and FreeBSD, RootBSD and require cloud, bare metal and MAAS, opens its data center in San Jose's Central Colo - SV1 to serve the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay area.RootBSD brings its rock solid *BSD-based hosting service to the world's tech hub, Silicon Valley. Announcing the opening of its cloud and bare metal services at its San Jose Central Colo  SV1 datacenter, RootBSD will have a presence and access to the headquarters of the world's leading tech ...

RootBSD Adds Equinix Ashburn as Its Latest Bare Metal and Cloud Datacenter

ASBHURN, VA (PRWEB) MARCH 11, 2016Close to Washington DC and one of the most active datacenters on the East Coast, RootBSD adds Equinix Ashburn for its customers� bare metal and cloud deployments.RootBSD, the hosting solution for FreeBSD, OpenBSD and NetBSD users � expands its North American footprint with the addition of Equinix�s Ashburn, Virgina instant dedicated servers . The datacenters offer all the benefits of bare metal servers as a service (or MAAS), as well as cloud SaaS and IaaS, with your favorite flavor of *BSD deployed in minutes. ...

*BSD Developers Have a New Hosting Option with RootBSD — for *BSD Developers, by *BSD Developers

CARY, NC (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 25, 2016*BSD developers and fans of OpenBSD, NetBSD and FreeBSD have new hosting options with RootBSD !While other hosting providers offer limited *BSD options, usually Linux and with limited scalability, RootBSD goes online, offering rock-solid *BSD-based hosting services that’s reliable that’s designed to meet the needs of professional and business clients.OpenBSD, NetBSD and FreeBSD are supported by RootBSD. The company offers the global presence in 25 datacenters located in North America, South America, Europe and Asia ...

RootBSD Adds Silicon Valley Datacenter

In order to keep pace with customers' growing requirements and to serve California-based companies, we have added a new datacenter location.  Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the new datacenter in Sunnyvale (San Jose metro area) is conveniently located near the SJC airport as well as many high-tech companies.   We have established our network presence and turned up a new co-location customer.  We are now offering co-location, VPS and dedicated servers in the new location. A general overview of this new datacenter facility includes:Multiple fiber ...

MaheshaBSD Sponsored by RootBSD

RootBSD is now sponsoring the MaheshaBSD project by providing storage and hosting resources.  What is MaheshaBSD? MaheshaBSD-2.0, a FreeBSD Live CD (modular/education/presentation/rescue toolkit) based on FreeBSD 9.0, is introduced in this article. The Live CD was released in February 2012. The article will summarize the news in the new version of this distribution (for example, a possibility to use 4 keyboard layouts also with Devanagari, the author’s Xmodmap solution, and many other things). The name MaheshaBSD is derived from Mahesha, one of the names of ...

RootBSD on IRC

The time has finally come. We now have an official IRC channel over at Freenode , #rootbsd. We welcome everyone to come in and chat, ask any questions pertaining to your VPS with us, or ask questions about FreeBSD in general. We always welcome friendly conversation.We may occasionally ask questions in the channel pertaining to our products / services or any projects we’re working on to get your input. Your ideas are important to us and the #rootbsd channel will allow a great opportunity for beta testers to communicate with us real-time for any projects / ...

RootBSD on Facebook

We have created a Facebook page in order to further engage with our clients.  Check out our Facebook page, where we plan to post some "behind the scenes" updates and photos!Facebook page URL:  http://www.facebook.com/RootBSD

Now Serving Clients in 47 Countries

I was looking at our customer stats and pleased to see the strong mix of international customers that we have.  FreeBSD is widely popular around the globe and our current customer base certainly reflects that.Right now we have active customers in 47 countries.  I look forward to seeing FreeBSD users and businesses from even more countries on our roster this year.Here is a big thank-you to all of our customers in:Russia Brazil United States Ukraine Germany Romania Denmark Australia United Kingdom United Arab Emirates Austria Canada Spain Sweden Mexico ...