How to Configure Terraform to Automate OpenStack’s Resources


Introduction Although the Horizon dashboard provided in OpenStack is useful for most tasks, infrastructure automation tools like Terraform exist to allow you to create your infrastructure as code. This allows your infra teams to follow standard development flows and implement CI/CD to fully automate your cloud. In this guide, you will configure Terraform to leverage Read More >

Resource Guide – Backing Up Your WordPress Site

The idea of backing up your data isn’t new. From documents to spreadsheets and even games, we all know saving our data is an important rule of digital life.    Of course, this rule also extends to your website. Backing up your WordPress site is critical for the health and safety of your business and online Read More >

InMotion Hosting is now a Corporate Sponsor of the OpenStack Foundation

InMotion Hosting is now a Corporate Sponsor of the OpenStack Foundation

OpenStack is a leading open-source cloud management system for large enterprises and cloud providers like InMotion Hosting. Since its initial establishment in 2001, InMotion Hosting has invested in open source projects, building its own technical backbone on open source. Which is why they’re proud to finally announce the recent corporate sponsorship of the OpenStack Foundation. Read More >

How to Enable HTTPS (SSL) in WordPress

In this tutorial, we will show you how to enable https in WordPress, so you can connect to your website securely using an SSL certificate. For more information, see our guide titled “What is SSL and why is it important?“ WARNING: You will need an SSL Certificate before attempting to complete this tutorial. An SSL Read More >

How to Update WordPress Plugins

Updating WordPress plugins is vitally important for website security and usability. Keeping your plugins up-to-date helps harden your website security — closing doors hackers could use to access your website. It also ensures a positive user experience for your website visitors, making sure they are interacting with the most recent and compatible software.  Updates are Read More >

Erasure Coding including Calculator

Erasure Coding Erasure coding can be a bit confusing. It is also typically a decision that involves trade-offs between I/O performance needed for a particular storage process, initial and ongoing cost of the setup, and usable storage. We have experience creating clusters using Erasure Coding for our internal use and for production mass backup systems. Read More >