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Free VPS

Are you looking to develop your Linux skills? We can help, Gigarank now provide low-spec VPS Servers. The service is aimed at helping people enhance their digital online Linux skills. The VPS with root access allows you to learn the complicated processes of mastering shell commands and bash scripts. Interested? Join the Gigarank Community to apply for a VPS.

Gigarank offer a completely free VPS server with ample resources for you to try out and learn about managing your own server. Our free Linux virtual private servers enable you full control and flexibility with full root and SSH access as standard. You get a choice of operating system including CentOS, Ubuntu, Fedora, Debian and Suse. You can also reinstall and switch between Linux/Unix operating systems. With such power comes responsibility, carry on reading below to see if a Gigarank powered Free VPS server is suitable for you.

Why choose a free VPS Server?

Are you a fan of linux operating systems? Have you dealt with SSH / Bash and shell commands? Do you want to try out stack and app development? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then maybe a Gigarank Free VPS can help you.

Our free VPS server service is open anyone with the technical ability and confidence to setup, run and manage (we may ask you to complete a short proficiency test).
If you are not, then our free web hosting service maybe more suitable for you.

What is a VPS?

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 a isolated partition of a dedicated server, each VPS has it's own resources and operating system seperate from the dedicated server.
More info: Virtual private server - Wikipedia.

How to get a free VPS?

To qualify for a free VPS we simple ask you to register on our 80,000+ members web development community forums and make 25 non-spam forum posts.

The reason we ask that you make 25 forums posts is so that we are not over-run by abusers whom request a free vps for spamming, phishing purposes etc. We check each application.

We will only grant genuine member requests who intend to use the free VPS offer for web and application education and development purposes.

Free Linux VPS Specifications

  • Choice of Linux operating system
  • 10GB HDD (Hard Drive Space)
  • 75GB Bandwidth (Monthly Transfer)
  • 512MB DDR3 RAM
  • 1 Dedicated IPv4 (or IPv6) Address
  • Virtualizer Control Panel
  • Full Root SSH Access