01 APR 2013
We are happy to announce that as of today, all Linux desktop images provided under the "System" tab of the creation wizard, have been updated to have the X2Go Server pre-installed. X2Go is a great tool that allows you to connect remotely to your VMs and actually see their GUI. It's the same as using Remote Desktop (RDP) on Windows VMs. What's more, you 'll find that it is also very fast and secure.
For those that have tried NX in the past, we definitely ... read more
14 MAR 2013Hello everybody,
Starting today, new VM flavors are available at the creation wizard, that let you create VMs with more CPUs, more RAM and larger System Disks. As you may have already noticed at your "Usage" tab, and described in the previous post, we have also increased your limits with regard to RAM and System Disk to 8GB and 100GB respectively.
This means that you can now create up to 2 VMs that cumulatively take up to 8 CPUs, 8GB of RAM and 100GB of System Disk. Using the new flavors you can ... read more
11 JAN 2013
Hello ~okeanos alpha users,Don't mean to interrupt, hopefully most of you are busy using the various aspects of the ~okeanos service such as the private networks between your VMs, the Pithos+ storage, the custom image creation, the fast netw-Wait.Rewind it.Play it again.Yes, you've heard right, custom image creation! If you've pondered how cool it'd be to upload and use your own machine on the ~okeanos service, then we have a treat for you.
10 OCT 2012Fresh out the ocean. A new Image of the latest Windows 2012 Server Datacenter Edition is now available for use in Cyclades. Try it out!
Create your own VM, check out the all new Metro UI and let us know how you like it.
the ~okeanos team
25 SEP 2012The Cyclades UI and API may be inaccessible on Thursday, Sep 27, 09:00-12:00 EEST due to scheduled maintenance.
Your VMs should remain unaffected.
the ~okeanos team