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1651a0b529dbfaa85c765f6840f8cde0?d=identicon&s=25 Rebecca Cannon (Guest)
on 2006-05-15 07:16
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Hey list

Just wandering if people can recommend a good Ruby/Rails web host in
Australia. I have had a look at hostcentral.net.au but they don't do
auto credit card payments which is a bit annoying. They also havent
responded to a technical enquiry in over a week.

Thanks

RC
627e2ddff2a657a4dd5e4080e16a55b0?d=identicon&s=25 BB (Guest)
on 2006-05-15 07:24
http://segpub.net/ It's not only awesome, it's also in Australia.
0ca6dacbed829354319d844346cbd5f3?d=identicon&s=25 Dan Sketcher (Guest)
on 2006-05-15 07:31
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Hey Rebecca,

I host with RimuHosting and although they primarily run from US
datacentres, they also have space in the Brisbane AAPT/Connect
datacentre. You can check out the details at
http://rimuhosting.com/datacenters.jsp#brisbane - but I have been with
RimuHosting for a few months now and after being on a shared host it
is a great experience to have your own space to play and have it "your
way."

If you don't need the low pings (as in 230ms is ok with you) then the
US-based VPS that I have performs excellently. I'm in Brisbane, btw.

Hope that helps a little
Dan

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0ca6dacbed829354319d844346cbd5f3?d=identicon&s=25 Dan Sketcher (Guest)
on 2006-05-15 07:34
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On 5/15/06, BB <bbsaid1@yahoo.com> wrote:
> http://segpub.net/ It's not only awesome, it's also in Australia.
>

BB, although segpub is an australian company, their servers are in the
states:

#tracert segpub.net

Tracing route to segpub.net [65.61.166.107]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

  1    <1 ms    <1 ms    <1 ms  192.168.1.254
  2     2 ms     1 ms     2 ms  dsl-61-95-35-97.request.com.au
[61.95.35.97]
  3     6 ms     4 ms   299 ms  loop48.core1.qld.request.com.au
[202.138.205.128]
  4     6 ms     9 ms     9 ms  dsl-202-138-202-18.request.com.au
[202.138.202.18]
  5    11 ms     8 ms    10 ms  border-gw031-ge02.powertel.net.au
[202.92.64.120]
  6     9 ms     8 ms    11 ms  202.139.79.161
  7   172 ms   171 ms   171 ms  203.208.148.73
  8   171 ms   171 ms   171 ms  203.208.168.186
  9   175 ms   171 ms   172 ms  bur-core-01.inet.qwest.net
[205.171.213.105]
 10     *        *        *     Request timed out.
 11   219 ms   216 ms   218 ms  iah-edge-01.inet.qwest.net
[205.171.31.46]
 12   216 ms   216 ms   212 ms  63.237.96.154
 13   216 ms   217 ms   222 ms  vl130.core1.sat.rackspace.com
[64.39.2.33]
 14   218 ms   217 ms   216 ms  vl905.aggr5.sat2.rackspace.com
[64.39.2.82]
 15   223 ms   221 ms   215 ms  yoda.segpub.com.au [65.61.166.107]

Trace complete.

Cheers,
Dan

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www.peoplehub.com.au
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