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Deploy and Manage Linux Virtual Servers in the Linode Cloud.
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What is Linode?

Get a server running in minutes with your choice of Linux distro, resources, and node location.
Linode is a tool in the Cloud Hosting category of a tech stack.

Who uses Linode?

153 companies reportedly use Linode in their tech stacks, including Accenture, PlayCanvas, and Code School.

322 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Linode.

Linode Integrations

Cloud 66, CopperEgg,, Runbook, and Distelli are some of the popular tools that integrate with Linode. Here's a list of all 10 tools that integrate with Linode.

Why developers like Linode?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Linode
Linode Reviews

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Linode in their tech stack.

Simon Bernier
Simon Bernier
Full-stack Developper at Katerer · | 1 upvotes · 3.2K views

One production linode, and a staging linode that I turn on when I need it. Linode

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Tim Joseph Dumol
Tim Joseph Dumol
Lead Software Architect at Kalibrr · | 1 upvotes · 3.2K views

All of our servers are hosted on Linode, which scored better in our benchmarks, and are significantly cheaper than EC2 instances. Linode

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Linode's Features

  • Deploy multiple Linux distributions
  • Create Configuration Profiles which associate disk images and device nodes
  • Boot between configuration profiles
  • Share disk images between configuration profiles
  • Resize disk images
  • Network and CPU usage graphs
  • Multiple IP address support
  • Managed/hosted DNS service with slave support
  • Custom reverse DNS (rdns)
  • Access Out of band console access using Lish
  • Lish menu system to issue jobs to your Linode
  • Lish access via SSH keys
  • Support for booting into single user mode, init=/bin/bash
  • Support for booting with a custom "root=" kernel parameter
  • Support for booting with an initrd
  • Bootable recovery distribution (Finnix)
  • Add and remove extra resources to and from your Linode
  • Shutdown Watchdog will automatically reboot your Linode in case of a crash
  • Clone a Linode to another
  • Move IPs from one Linode to another
  • IP address fail over support for high availability setups

Linode Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Linode?
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