Improvement
Better API keys management 🔑

We are drastically improving the way API keys are managed from the dashboard.

Starting today you can create multiple API keys for your account, give them a name and see when they were created and last used. These API keys can also be revoked, streamlining the process of rolling your keys when you need to.

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Announcing RAID 0 and RAID 1

You can now deploy RAID 0 or RAID 1 arrays from the dashboard and API. Supports all servers with 2 or more disks.

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Improvement
New processors for Type 1 and Type 2 🚄

Starting today, deployments of Type 1 and Type 2 servers will come with new processors. 

Type 1 is getting an upgrade from the E3-1240v6 to the E-2134, and Type 2 now gets two additional cores with the E-2176G instead of the same E3-1240v6.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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. ⏱

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Ubuntu 19.10 now available

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

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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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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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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.