(12 Months)50% off OVH VPS range in Australia & Singapore Datacentre's
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(12 Months)50% off OVH VPS range in Australia & Singapore Datacentre's

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  • saibalsaibal Member

    Requires a 12 month commitment.

  • Save your click: 12 month upfront, and discount not renewable for the next year.

  • defaultdefault Member

    Thank you. Nice notice.

    Note: "The prices on display are only valid for the first twelve (12) months of the subscription."

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  • saibalsaibal Member

    Well, that's just normal OVH policy.

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  • @saibal said:
    Well, that's just normal OVH policy.

    OVH promotions are normally shit, except some 1EUR .com registrations.

  • MrRehanMrRehan Member
    edited March 27

    I am thinking of getting it, but before I do, can someone help me out. I currently have a Vultr VPS based in Sydney $20USD per month, 4GB ram 2vCore, 60GB SSD and 3TB traffic. I am thinking of getting either APAC 3 ($12AUD) 2 vCore(s) - 3.5 GHz - 4 GB RAM
    60 GB SSD - 3 TB Traffic. Or APAC 4 ($24 AUD) 4 vCore(s) - 3.5 GHz - 8 GB RAM
    80 GB SSD - 4 TB Traffic.

    What I wanna know is that I only run Plex on my Vultr VPS and I am happy with it, the only VPS that plays Plex smoothly, will the OVH VPS be able to handle Plex? most of my content is 720p in 2-8MBps range. And most of the time i am the only one watching. On some rare occasions there will be 2 simultaneous streams going, both transcoding, will the OVH VPS be able to handle transcoding and streaming?

    Edit: OVH lists their bandwidth as Up to 100 Mbps bandwidth. I'm pretty sure Vultr has a better connection?

  • GravelyGravely Member
    edited March 28

    APAC 3 Bench @MrRehan

    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    CPU model            : Intel Core Processor (Broadwell)
    Number of cores      : 2
    CPU frequency        : 3504.010 MHz
    Total size of Disk   : 61.9 GB (16.0 GB Used)
    Total amount of Mem  : 3857 MB (3358 MB Used)
    Total amount of Swap : 0 MB (0 MB Used)
    System uptime        : 39 days, 20 hour 59 min
    Load average         : 0.11, 0.06, 0.05
    OS                   : Ubuntu 14.04.5 LTS
    Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
    Kernel               : 3.13.0-125-generic
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    I/O speed(1st run)   : 400 MB/s
    I/O speed(2nd run)   : 394 MB/s
    I/O speed(3rd run)   : 395 MB/s
    Average I/O speed    : 396.3 MB/s
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
    CacheFly                        204.93.143.143          11.6MB/s
    Linode, Tokyo, JP               106.187.96.148          4.40MB/s
    Linode, Singapore, SG           139.162.23.4            4.81MB/s
    Linode, London, UK              176.58.107.39           6.03MB/s
    Linode, Frankfurt, DE           139.162.130.8           4.54MB/s
    Linode, Fremont, CA             50.116.14.9             9.25MB/s
    Softlayer, Dallas, TX           173.192.68.18           7.04MB/s
    Softlayer, Seattle, WA          67.228.112.250          8.79MB/s
    Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE        159.122.69.4            5.07MB/s
    Softlayer, Singapore, SG        119.81.28.170           9.77MB/s
    Softlayer, HongKong, CN         119.81.130.170          10.6MB/s
    ----------------------------------------------------------------------
    
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  • williewillie Member

    That's a really good deal (even for 1 year), especially if the prices are Canadian $$. No idea what I'd do with one though.

  • FredQcFredQc Member

    OVH free vRack also went from 10Mbps to 100Mbps today.

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  • idrasidras Member

    is it recurring discount? first year only?

  • MikeAMikeA Member, Provider
    edited March 28

    @idras said:
    is it recurring discount? first year only?

    no. yes.

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  • Payment frist year only

  • trewqtrewq Administrator, Provider
    edited March 28

    Decent pricing for the data allowance. Does anyone know what's in their blend for AU? I know it used to just be Telstra.

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  • rm_rm_ Member
    edited March 28

    sundaymouse said: Save your click: 12 month upfront, and discount not renewable for the next year.

    That's how OVH VPS deals typically work. And yes it's still a good one. Use it for the year, and often there's either a similar deal during that time from OVH again (so you can get that one and switch over), or something that attracts you from other providers.

    The deal is also available via the French website https://www.ovh.com/fr/vps/#ssd-discover
    and probably all other ones as well.

  • bapbap Member

    1gb sg for $2.5/mo with 1y commitment.. hm..

  • MrRehanMrRehan Member
    edited March 28

    @Gravely said:
    APAC 3 Bench @MrRehan

    what script did you use? i wanna check the benchmark for my vultr vps

  • rm_rm_ Member

    MrRehan said: what script did you use?

    He used http://bench.sh, but there's a better one at https://k4y5.github.io/ServerBench/

  • aglodekaglodek Member
    edited March 28

    Is there looking glass or test IP for OVH's Singapore DC?

    Interesting to know how's their DC's connectivity to China?

    Add-on ipv4's costing $3 one time fee really?

    Andrew Glodek | Special Projects Director | 香港國際商務中心 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTRE
  • MikeAMikeA Member, Provider

    @aglodek said:
    Is there looking glass or test IP for OVH's Singapore DC?

    You can use mine if you want.
    https://sgp.lg.extravm.com/

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  • MrRehanMrRehan Member
    edited March 28

    Result of my Vultr VPS. Should I get OVH or nah?

  • maldoviamaldovia Member
    edited March 28

    @MrRehan said:
    Result of my Vultr VPS. Should I get OVH or nah?

    >

    Do you need a VPS in Singapore or Germany? It's apples and oranges.

    thanked by nekki sister !

  • MrRehanMrRehan Member

    @maldovia said:

    @MrRehan said:
    Result of my Vultr VPS. Should I get OVH or nah?

    Do you need a VPS in Singapore or Germany? It's apples and oranges.

    My bad, i linked the wrong picture. edited with the proper picture

  • @MrRehan said:

    @maldovia said:

    @MrRehan said:
    Result of my Vultr VPS. Should I get OVH or nah?

    Do you need a VPS in Singapore or Germany? It's apples and oranges.

    My bad, i linked the wrong picture. edited with the proper picture

    I would keep the Vultr, OVH's own VPS line always seemed quite shitty (limited to 1k IOPS, hard port speed restriction, shitty CPU, etc etc)

    Thanked by 1MrRehan

    thanked by nekki sister !

  • CConnerCConner Member, Provider

    Seems like OVH's SYD and SG datacenters aren't doing too well lol.

  • MikeAMikeA Member, Provider
    edited March 29

    @CConner said:
    Seems like OVH's SYD and SG datacenters aren't doing too well lol.

    Problem being they focus on trying to get new clients and not trying to please current clients by fixing network issues. Example, 9~ hours ago their whole Singapore network had issues for over an hour, 50-70% loss on everything. They quit providing SLA for downtime a while back also.

    The main locations, being BHS and the France locations are fine and uptime there is excellent for my stuff, but one would hope they would eventually do something to fix their losses in APAC.

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  • sinsin Member

    *sigh...I keep hoping they put out their US VPSes/Cloud but nothing :(

  • Singapore DC responds very well from India.

  • CConnerCConner Member, Provider
    edited March 30

    MikeA said: Problem being they focus on trying to get new clients and not trying to please current clients by fixing network issues. Example, 9~ hours ago their whole Singapore network had issues for over an hour, 50-70% loss on everything. They quit providing SLA for downtime a while back also.

    The main locations, being BHS and the France locations are fine and uptime there is excellent for my stuff, but one would hope they would eventually do something to fix their losses in APAC.

    Thanks for the heads up.

    I have a dedicated server in SYD and the uptime and network performance has been great inside of Australia. Funny how those DC's seem to heavily differ in quality.

    MikeA said: They quit providing SLA for downtime a while back also.

    Is that mentioned on their website, or did they just silently drop it?

  • aglodekaglodek Member

    @MikeA said:

    @aglodek said:
    Is there looking glass or test IP for OVH's Singapore DC?

    You can use mine if you want.
    https://sgp.lg.extravm.com/

    195ms to Guangzhou, China. SG to HK NTT 35ms, then next hop is 185ms to NTT Japan and back to China. Can't conceive of worse possible routing SG to China!

    Andrew Glodek | Special Projects Director | 香港國際商務中心 HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS CENTRE
  • MikeAMikeA Member, Provider

    @CConner said:

    MikeA said: They quit providing SLA for downtime a while back also.

    Is that mentioned on their website, or did they just silently drop it?

    I just don't think they care about it, or Singapore (maybe Sydney) are exempt from their SLA.

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  • MikeAMikeA Member, Provider

    @aglodek said:

    @MikeA said:

    @aglodek said:
    Is there looking glass or test IP for OVH's Singapore DC?

    You can use mine if you want.
    https://sgp.lg.extravm.com/

    195ms to Guangzhou, China. SG to HK NTT 35ms, then next hop is 185ms to NTT Japan and back to China. Can't conceive of worse possible routing SG to China!

    Yeah, their focus isn't China connectivity, they said before I think that they have no plans to work on China connectivity due to their prices and the costs of it.

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  • tenperatenpera Member

    @IFightCode did it come with ipv6 subnet?

  • PremiumNPremiumN Member

    OVH requires identity verification?

    I ❤ Laravel

  • @PremiumN said:
    OVH requires identity verification?

    Yup, an ID and a proof of address (2 separate documents). You can redact all other information in the documents you'll submit if you want.

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  • job0121job0121 Member

    Is OVH Singapore rep around to respond to existing customer ticket?
    "Might" need to look for a new provider even-though this new offer is extremely attractive.

  • GravelyGravely Member

    @job0121 said:
    Is OVH Singapore rep around to respond to existing customer ticket?
    "Might" need to look for a new provider even-though this new offer is extremely attractive.

    Only OVH rep i know on LET is @maikob he may be able to assist

  • GravelyGravely Member

    @Neoon said:

    Maybe its worth getting one now.

    Im awfully tempted... At the same time, im waiting to see what time of features the public cloud offers

  • GravelyGravely Member

    i caved :P Will post bench once setup

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  • qquccsqquccs Member

    Thank you!Ok!

  • GravelyGravely Member

    @Neoon said:
    Latency improved again, premium:

    Seems like the actively working on making it better.

    2ms difference to Vultr

  • OVH_APACOVH_APAC Member, Provider
    edited May 1

    Hi there,

    For information, we have extended our offer on these Asia-Pacific VPS until stocks last!
    https://www.ovh.com/vps/#ssd-discover

    Also, below are some added information in case you want to test the network:

    Datacenter: Sydney, Australia

    Datacenter: Singapore

  • OVH_APACOVH_APAC Member, Provider

    @job0121 said:
    Is OVH Singapore rep around to respond to existing customer ticket?
    "Might" need to look for a new provider even-though this new offer is extremely attractive.

    Feel free to contact our regional support team via phone or via our singapore website : https://www.ovh.com/sg/

    You can also PM me with your support ticket number.
    Thanks

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  • @OVH_APAC said:
    Hi there,

    For information, we have extended our offer on these Asia-Pacific VPS until stocks last!

    I'm hoping against hope here but: will there ever be a chance that this offer would become recurring? There, I said it! ^^

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  • NanoG6NanoG6 Member

    @pullangcubo said:

    There, I said it! ^^

    LOL, yeah finally someone asked

  • GravelyGravely Member

    @pullangcubo said:

    @OVH_APAC said:
    Hi there,

    For information, we have extended our offer on these Asia-Pacific VPS until stocks last!

    I'm hoping against hope here but: will there ever be a chance that this offer would become recurring? There, I said it! ^^

    No point asking, it wont happen.... or will it ;) @OVH_APAC

  • @Gravely said:

    No point asking, it wont happen.... or will it ;) @OVH_APAC

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