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  1. 1 vote

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  2. scale down easily

    For most providers (except Google and AWS) there is an easy way to scale up but it is impossible to scale down. Make it possible to scale down as well.
    Applications not necessarily go up all the time.

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  3. Improve the Database Selected Tables Window Layout in Staging Management

    The staging management window that allows for the selection of which database tables to push or pull between staging and live is completely useless in it's current format of a horizontal list with truncated table names. The table list should be alphabetically columnar with the full table name in view to make for easy selection.

    2 votes

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  4. Redis Cache Pro plugin support for existing WordPress apps with No Cloudways Optimizations

    Please provide an option to Install the Redis Cache Pro plugin to apps with No Coudways optimizations. Currently, the Redis Cache Pro plugin automatically installs on WordPress installs with Cloudways optimizations.

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  5. During Vertical Scaling down time display a landing page for customers

    During Vertical Scaling when the website goes down it would be great to see cloudways display a page like "Back soon currently making this site more awesome" or something to comunicate that the website will be back up after the scaling as no server side extension or feature can run for most of the upgrade it just shows as no responce from server.

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  6. can you please add more indian data center in Digital Ocean and vultr

    I need an Indian server for my Indian users can you please add more Indian data centers in Digital Ocean and vultr. currently, I have only one option in the digital ocean for Indian users.

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  7. whitelist wild card entries for mysql remote access

    Right now, we can whitelist IP addresses. Please allow wild card (%) for whitelisting any IP for remote access. Thanks.

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  8. SafeUpdates monthly option for scheduled updates

    I think it is essential to have the option for monthly schedule updates. Plugin updates sometimes can break a site from faulty code, and I think it would be useful to have the option for not-so-regular updates. A monthly option sounds ideal because it will reduce workload for our developer to check on regular base the site after the updates which now the latest scheduled option is weekly.

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  9. Enable Server Backups and ideally run those as part of the automated weekly maintenance

    Hello,

    Together with your Support Team we went through the accident caused by the weekly automated maintenance (SETTINGS & PACKAGES -> MAINTENANCE). Debian OS upgrade caused a crash of 3 of our key applications (one WordPress web and two node.js apps). That generated (time) costs on both sides. Our support required few days to bring the node.js apps back to work, Cloudways support was able to get the website to its stable state after several attempts distributed to couple of days effort (huge thanks for that!).

    Idea: All the above could have been avoided if there was an option to…

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  10. Switch to disable or enable NGINX for an app

    Currently users cannot modify the NGINX configuration. Thus we had to ask for support to disable NGINX on certain directories in order to build an intranet site with WordPress. Otherwise NGINX would have served protected media files despite Apache's .htaccess rules.

    Perhaps you could add a simple switch to the Cloudways admin UI to disable or enable NGINX for an app, the same way you can already disable/enable Varnish cache? That would have solved the problem in our case.

    There is also a related suggestion to allow disabling NGINX for a specified directory, which would also have solved our problem:

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  13. text box for varnish exclusions in breeze plugin

    Right now, if we need to add varnish exclusions, they must be entered 1 by 1 in the cloudways control panel. UTM tracking is more and more popular, in which case there are 18 cookies to exclude. Most cache plugins simply have a text box to paste those exclusions in, 1 on each line. Having this in the Breeze plugin instead of the control panels would be a great improvement!

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  14. CLOSE ACCESS OUT OF WAF SERVICES

    I'd like to be able to blacklist or whitelist some ip to make sure that my users MUST pass by the WAF to access my website.
    In this moment, if they know my server ip, they can bypass the waf.

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  15. make nginx WebP redirection (vhost image exclusion) enabled by default

    Found an issue with Cloudways integration with WP Rocket plugin, particularly the image expires headers are not working. After significant investigation by Cloudways support (many thanks Ehrar for the awesome help and patience), found that the culprit is the nginx vhost overwrite that prevents the expires headers. The issue is fixed after enabling the WebP redirection in the Cloudways Application settings, which exclude the nginx vhost rules/overwrites for images such as webp, but also including jpeg, png, etc. that are needed to get the expires headers to work.

    Recommend to enable it by default, seems like a situation that many…

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  16. Have varnish provide cached content for standard query parameters (like Cloudflare APO does for UTM parameters, etc)

    Currently, Varnish cache is "broken" for all query parameters. This means anyone comeing from Facebook, which adds "fbclid", or from any link with standard UTM parameters like "utm_source" is served an un-cached page.

    Varnish WILL then cache that entire page + query strings, but that's not very helpful.

    It would be ideal to have it behave like Cloudflare APO as described here: https://developers.cloudflare.com/automatic-platform-optimization/reference/query-parameters/

    So, for the "allowed" parameters, Varnish would serve cached content of the base URL without parameters.

    5 votes

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  17. Mirror Servers For Faster Worldwide Access

    My customers are in the USA and my employees in Asia. The US based server is super fast when accessed from the USA, but from Asia it's slow. I want to run a duplicate mirror server in Asia, but have been unable to find someone with the skills to do this. Would be a great feature if Cloudways could do this with a few clicks.

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  18. Mini server for each app instance

    Hi, I've read somewhere in this forum that your architecture don't support multiple php versions. How about making another architecture that supports php versioning per app? It could be a mini server that caters only to single app.

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  19. Offer a "Wipe All And Sync" Option for Live to Staging Transfer

    Offer the ability to wipe all files and database entries, before pulling a fresh copy from live to staging.

    Sometimes I need to redo our Sandbox environment.
    Most of the time, there are various changes to the files and database.

    When I choose overwrite it won't wipe the remaining data.

    If I delete the whole app and stage again, I have to redo SSL and other settings.

    Please give a third option to the "Live > Staging" process.
    - Overwrite
    - Incremental
    - Wipe and Write

    Thank you

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  20. Update to composer v2 and add cache folder

    Please update Composer to version 2.

    Support for Composer 1 is deprecated and some packages will not be available. You should upgrade to Composer 2. See https://blog.packagist.com/deprecating-composer-1-support/

    Also, allow a user to write to composers cache folder:

    "Cannot create cache directory /home/12341234.cloudwaysapps.com/hfjhsdkfhdsjkf/.cache/composer/repo/https---repo.packagist.org/, or directory is not writable. Proceeding without cache"

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