New
Centos 6 is being discontinued

As we near CentOS 6 end of life in November, we are discontinuing new deployments of this Operating System from our platform.

New
Announcing Mist.io integration with Maxihost

Mist.io, an open-source multi-cloud management platform, now officially integrates with Maxihost.

With the new integration you'll be able to connect to, deploy, and manage your Maxihost servers straight from Mist.io. It's an incredible platform if you're running a hybrid cloud and want to manage everything from a single place.

To get started, sign up for an account with Mist.io and add your Maxihost credentials from the Clouds page.

New
New peers and Internet Exchanges

Today we have quite a few direct peers and internet exchanges joining our network. Here is the list:

Direct Peers

  • São Paulo: Seaborn Networks

  • Miami: Microsoft and Akamai

  • Los Angeles: Facebook, Apple, and Akamai

Internet Exchanges

  • Los Angeles: Any2Exchange

  • New York: DE-CIX

  • Dallas: DE-CIX

API
API version 1.0 deprecation notice. Effective January 31st, 2020.

Maxihost is deprecating version 1.0 of its API to make way for version 1.1.

On January 31st, sending the 1.1 version header will no longer be necessary, and all endpoints will start automatically responding on the 1.1 namespace.

If you're not sending the 1.1 header, it means you're using version 1.0. Please review your requests and check if they need to be changed.

New
ESXi 6.7 now available

We're excited to make ESXi 6.7 available for deployment on all servers. This is the perfect OS to virtualize your workloads. Fully installed and working in 10 minutes. ⏱

New
Ubuntu 19.10 now available

Start preparing for the next Ubuntu stable release with Ubuntu 19.10, now available for all server types.

New
Windows Server 2019 STD now available for all regions and servers

You can now deploy the newest version of Windows Server in just under 10 minutes. The image contains the latest patches from Windows Server 2019 STD and is ready for deployment from the dashboard or API.

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New
Type 3 updated with more RAM and disk and lower price

The Type 3 server has been updated with a lower price and better configurations. From 48GB of RAM and 2 x 500GB SSD to 64GB of RAM and 2 x 1TB SSD and 12% lower pricing.

New
Sign in with your Google account 🗝👤

We've added an option so you can access the dashboard with your Google account. Even with your current Maxihost account you can sign in to Google if you're using the same email.

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New
Resell Maxihost servers with the WHMCS integration 🤑

The new integration with WHMCS allows you to resell Maxihost servers through your own website.

With this new Integration you can have your own Bare Metal Cloud platform with automatic provisioning and management of servers for your customers.

Learn more on the documentation.

New
Deploy servers in Miami 🏖 and Chicago 🏢

The Miami and Chicago regions have reached General Availability and you can now deploy servers in any of them from the dashboard and API.

In addition, we've shortened deploy times from 15 to 10 minutes!

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Improvement
Performance improvements for accounts with a large number of servers

Accounts with large number of servers began to experience performance issues after we introduced a feature that shows the server's Operating System in the API and dashboard.

We've released an update that not only fixes this problem, but improves the performance of server listing for everyone.

New
From 5TB to 20TB of free inbound transfer

Starting today all new servers created with Maxihost will come with 20TB of free outbound transfer, four times more than before. Current servers will be updated to reflect the upgraded traffic in the coming weeks.