Details on this week’s Bulk Dedicated Server special

Here at BitPusher we’ve got a team of highly-trained monkeys working around the clock for new ways to provide awesome infastructure services at competitive prices. The latest addition to our suite of services is bulk dedicated servers. That’s why every week from here-on out we’ll be offering a new bulk dedicated server deal. New offers will come so frequently that  you will be able to set your broken watch by it.

Details on BitPusher’s bulk dedicated server deal for the week of January 12th.

20 dedicated servers for $4919.98/month with $0 setup!

  • CPU: Single Processor, Quad-Core, 2.4GHZ Xeon 3220, 2x4MB Cache
  • 2GB Memory expandable to 8GB
  • 2 X 250GB SATA II Hard Disk Drives in RAID-1 expandable to 4x 1TB disks in Raid-10 or Raid-5
  • 1000 Mbps Public & Private Network Ports
  • 2000 GB/month of Public Data Transfer per server  per month
  • Any Linux OS you want (Inquire for Windows pricing)
  • 5 IP Addresses per server
  • Network IDS/IPS Protection
  • Unlimited SSL VPN Users & 1 PPTP VPN User per account
  • Nessus Vulnerability Assessment & Reporting
  • Monitoring Host Ping
  • Notification Email and Ticket
  • Reboot / KVM over IP
  • Available in any of 3 datacenter locations: Seattle, Dallas, or Washington DC
  • 2-3 hour setup time upon initial payment

Email sales@bitpusher.com for more infomation

BitPusher rolls out Puppet to over 5,000 Hosts

Ski Kacoroski gave a great presentation last night at Seattle Area Systems Administrators Group about BitPusher’s work deploying Puppet onto NorthShore School District’s 5,000+ Apple Workstations & Laptops.

You can view the presentation slides here: Puppet For Mac Workstation Configuration Management.

Currently this is the second largest deployment of Puppet, second only to Google’s recently announced puppet deployment.

Six Hour Startup Conference on May 31st in Seattle

Six Hour Startup Conference

BitPusher is excited to be sponsoring the Six Hour Startup Conference being held on May 31st at the Columbia City Theatre in Seattle, WA. Six Hour Startup Conference is being put on by Six Hour Startups, an exciting local company dedicated towards social business collaboration and development.

Six Hour Startup Conference’s agenda includes discussions with a variety of startup experts, on topics including writing business plan writing, corporate legal structures, and developing investment oriented pitches. There will also be punch, and pie.

The event is from 9:30 AM until 5:20 PM. Registration is $99 + $2.48 processing fee from EventBrite. I’ll be attending as well, and hope to see you there! PS, I’m going to keep a backpack of t-shirts with me, if you’d like one, email me a size and look me up during lunch!

Drink Guinness with BitPusher on Thursday in Seattle!

BitPusher and Guinness

Come drink our Guinness! From 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM Thursday, May 15th, 2008 BitPusher’s staff will be on-site serving Guinness, and handing out T-Shirts to all of our friends and customers while celebrate our new managed colocation partnership with NetRiver.

NetRiver’s  datacenter is located at  4200 194th Street SW in Lynnwood, WA 98036.

Please RSVP by leaving a comment here. All are welcome!

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LinuxFest 2008 Recap

Last weekend we exhibited at LinuxFest NorthWest. It was pretty exciting, since this was the first time we’d actually had a booth and marketing schwag at an event. Hopefully it won’t be the last.

As these things go, the preparation was pretty intense. Between the time we signed up for our booth, and 10 days prior to the conference, we didn’t have much time to plan for the event. At T-10 days, we decided we wanted stickers and T-shirts.

With 8 days left, I called up Robert Kaule over at essensys, who also owns a silk screening business. I asked him to make it happen on time. Being an engineer first, and a screen-printer second, his response was “no problem, I’ll have to bill you for overnight delivery “.

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