Most of us are familiar with the procedure of installing applications on a server. The more experience we have, the easier the process becomes. However, things are not always as simple as we would like them to be. Given the fact that today we have less and less time to do manual work, we are looking for increasingly efficient ways or automated solutions to save our time and energy.
That's why we're excited to announce that Time4VPS has partnered with Cloudron
, which offers an excellent solution that can help in this case.
So, what is Cloudron exactly?
Cloudron is a single-click, turn-key application platform for the cloud. It provides more than 60 applications for every occasion - Chat, Email, File Sharing, Git Hosting, and so on. With this, you can install apps like Wordpress, NextCloud, LAMP, OpenVPN, GitLab, and many more on your server. You can find the full list of applications here.
How Cloudron makes the job easier?
There are a lot of server management tasks that Cloudron can help you with:
- Cloudron takes care of updates and makes it possible to ensure the highest up-time with just one-click to restore. The platform publishes the latest application and server releases and security fixes which that are be deployed via Cloudron App Store. It makes updates on your cloud much more manageable;
- Cloudron automates all kinds of tasks, from configuring databases and setting up DNS records to installing and managing certificates. It means that all you have to do is choose the applications that you want on the server, and the platform will do the rest of the work itself;
- Cloudron provides you with a centralized platform to manage users and their web apps from the comfort of your web browser.
How can I start using Cloudron?
If you want to try and see whether Cloudron meets your expectations, you can test it for free. However, this option has limitations - you will be able to try out only two standard applications. Cloudron also offers licenses; we suggest you visit their pricing page here
Besides, Cloudron has comprehensive documentation
describing how all the applications are managed. If you are dealing with non-standard situations, Cloudron has a community forum
where you can find solutions to all kinds of situations or share your ideas and questions.
So, if you are looking for ways to simplify your server management, we recommend trying Cloudron. It is a great time-saving solution that will make server management more enjoyable than you could imagine.