The average user on Dragon-R series servers has 45.21% of extra bonus disk space associated with their service.That is quite a tremendous amount!So an average Dragon-R Mushu with 3TB base disk is actually receiving, on average bonus disk, 4.35TB of high speed RAID10 storage on their service.Not only that, but it means even the most entry level ... Read More »
Are you having frequent crashes with rTorrent / ruTorrent?
It might be related to this: https://github.com/rakshasa/rtorrent/issues/999
Please let us know if you are having frequent issues, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your registered email address and please give us as much details as possible.
Since many parts of the world are struggling and a lot of people are out of job as the travel industry is struggling we decided to re-add Corona auction again for people looking to save on some costs.This auction is available as usual at: https://pulsedmedia.com/seedbox-auctions.phpFor offer is Value1000 1TB, 4000GiB traffic seedbox which has ... Read More »
Jul 20th ruTorrent updated to V3.10
We have updated ruTorrent to V3.10 and re-enabled checkport plugin as it seems to have received patches now.Further we are again auto-updating user ruTorrent versions to this.This update has already been pushed to few dozen servers.If you want to get the update faster than typical slow roll out, please open a ticket and request your server is ... Read More »
Jul 17th Dragon-R Restock approaching
We should have new Dragon-R servers online by end of July.
Hardware has already been received from our vendors already, only setting up, testing and racking remains to be done.
Before end of July there might be an odd slot or two available however.
We have started a development bounty program!This program is for software development which benefits all users of Pulsed Media services. Current bounties are for rTorrent enhancements which is core functionality for our services, but we will expand this further over time. We are going to spend up to 1500€ monthly on these bounties (upto 3000€ ... Read More »
Jun 21st Services status page
We have added another layer of monitoring via 3rd party service NodePing. We discussed this on the last announcement.You can view the status page at: https://nodeping.com/reports/status/RIP4WW2JRYThis shows total uptime % of variety of backend services. Also select production services are also now on this services as well being additionally ... Read More »
A small number of servers have gone down, it does look like an electrical issue / brownout on that section.Sometimes that causes a situation where remote reboot does not function, remote reboot still keeps standby power for chipset etc. which can cause the server to go in a state where it does not remote reboot as the power is not physically being ... Read More »
There was more than 33 servers down for several hours.Initially we assumed power distribution issue on one of the racks, which was partially correct. TOR switch for that rack had a failed PSU upon closer inspection.That failed PSU has now been swapped over and the switch is back online, monitoring is reporting that all nodes are back online as ... Read More »
This time our billing system is being attacked via a DDOS intended for resource exhaustion.Hence our billing system is working a little bit slower than usual right now, we are working on it.First the spam attacks, now this. This type of thing always tends to happen when are running specials.Current list of shame -- will update later, these are the ... Read More »