Westhost VPS opinions

I’m looking for a RoR VPS with mySQL, mongrel, apache, and possibly PHP.

Westhost has some really darn nice pricing for VPS. Anyone have any

I’m looking at something that will scale with our needs. Not
necessarily the cheapest, but something with good value. However, we
are in a bootstap situation.


We are using Rails Playground, they recently introduced VPSes, but their
shared hosting with Apache and Mongrel has been top notch. We plan on
continuing with them, Joe C. has been very responsive and a good

Other than that, some here may recommend Rimuhosting, or Quantact. I
prefer the rails-specific expertise of Rails Playground and Rails
Machine (Bradley Taylor).

Again, if you are really strapped for cash, choose a shared-hosting
account at Rails Playground, then as you grow out of it, Joe provides
some free support for setting up your Rails app. Sure seems good to me.

Timothy J.

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