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  • How to configure your New VPs?

  • 5 Steps to Configure Your New VPS and Get It Ready to Use Step 1: Learn How to Log into Your VPS via Secure Shell (SSH) Access Step 2: Update Your Server Step 3: Create a New User and Modify Its Privileges Step 4: Enable Public Key Authentication Step 5: Set Up a Firewall for Your VPS

  • Do you know what a VPS is?

  • We expect not everyone who lands on this page will know what a VPS is. Let us quickly explain, a VPS is short for Virtual Private Server. A VPS is an isolated partition of a dedicated server, each VPS has its own resources and operating system separate from the dedicated server.

  • Do you offer VPS’s for free?

  • Gigarocket are now in our fourth year of providing VPS’s for free, the first VPS we gave away was back in January 2015. We can now proudly say we are one of the oldest (if not the oldest) Virtual Private Server providers on the Internet, with dozens of VPS’s given away.

  • How do I know if my VPS is up to date?

  • Don鈥檛 close the command line window yet, however, since we still have work to do. Once you log into your VPS, you鈥檒l see a message that tells you if there are any 鈥榩ackages鈥?or security updates available: Packages are essentially software in Unix-speak.