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  1. DigitalOcean NVMe SSD Plans

    DigitalOcean has launched NVMe options, Please check here: https://www.digitalocean.com/pricing/

    Kindly add Intel & AMD CPU Options to Cloudways that comes with NVMe SSD's

    10 votes

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  2. Running reds versions is 2+ years old

    Deployed Redis versions is Redis 5.0.3 (Released Tue Dec 11 18:17:26 CET 2018)

    Since the release of 5.0.3. REDIS had 17 updates(!)

    When can we see an update?

    Thanks,

    Ed

    4 votes

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  3. Ion Cube Loader for PHP 7.4

    Ion Cube Loader for PHP 7.4.
    This will be greatly useful for all the users of the extremely popular wordpress theme (Flatsome). All these users will be able to benefit from faster speeds and greater security.
    Thank you

    22 votes

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  4. Please activate the Bahrain AWS datacenter

    Please enable it asap, as it will be beneficial for us serving the Middle East.

    Thanks and regards

    2 votes

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  5. Control Panel-based toggle to enforce https

    Instead of forcing us to dig up the htaccess file for modifications, make this a simple Control Panel-based modification.

    1 vote

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  6. Add local font files to nginx config (leverage browser caching)

    Actually only the following files are served from nginx with proper HTTP headers for browser caching and character sets.

    html|htm|jpg|jpeg|gif|png|ico|css|zip|tgz|gz|bz2|pdf|odt|txt|tar|bmp|rtf|js|swf|avi|mp4|mp3|ogg|flv|svg

    Please a local font files with the following extensions too:

    eot/ttf/woff/woff2

    6 votes

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    Hey

    Thanks for sharing your valuable feedback we have now expanded our static content list to the following extensions

    html, htm, jpg, jpeg, gif, png, ico, css, zip, tgz, gz, bz2, pdf, odt, txt, tar, bmp, rtf, js, swf, avi, mp4, mp3, ogg, flv, svg, rar, wmv, htc, mpeg, mpg, otf, woff, woff2, ttf, , eot, webp

    Regards
    Cloudways Team

  7. GeoIP with Varnish 4 vmod

    I have GeoIP country switcher on my woocommerce site.
    But when I use with Varnish, it forces back to the country which the GeoIP detects instead of the one user wahts to change to. Once Varnish deactivated, country switcher works properly. First detection correct as well as manual change of the country possible.
    This module should solve the issue.
    https://guides.wp-bullet.com/cache-woocommerce-currency-geoip-varnish-4-vmod/

    1 vote

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  8. DigitalOcean High CPU Instance Support

    You support high cpu instances for AWS and Google Cloud but not DigitalOcean.

    Can you include support for choosing different instance types for DigitalOcean such as their high CPU Instance?

    8 votes

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  9. Please upgrade DigitalOcean Droplets

    DigitalOcean has upgraded their droplet without an increase in pricing: https://www.digitalocean.com/pricing/

    Please upgrade CloudWays DO droplets with newer plans.

    9 votes

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  10. Add geo detection capabilities into Varnish

    Please add geo detection capabilities into Varnish, this will accelerate use case scenarios where geo detection is essential.

    For e.g. in WooCommerce, their current method to provide multi-currency that's compatible with cache is using Woocommerce based geo detection, which tends redirects the visitor 4 times to the correct URL of the page with the correct currency/tax displayed.

    Other multi-currency plugins attempt improve this but their loading speeds are too slow, drastically affecting woocommerce store loading times, and making caching useless.

    By having geo detection capabilities right in the server stack (Nginx or Varnish, which ever is hit first by visitors)…

    5 votes

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  11. Provide newer version on Nginx

    Please consider providing a newer stable version of Nginx.

    New servers are still installed with 1.8.x which has bugs, most significantly this:

    https://trac.nginx.org/nginx/ticket/959

    The bug causes major incompatibility between PrestaShop and Nginx when HTTP/2 is enabled. Ie. you can't add products to the shopping cart etc.

    I understand that you don't wan't to be first mover on new version, but 1.8 is quite old by now.

    9 votes

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  12. Allow Supervisor installation for laravel queue workers

    As Laravel mention in its docs, to keep a queue worker deamon alive, you have to confgure supervizor.. Laravel Forge has in its default app stack supervizor installed and a UI for its config.

    Please install supervizor in laravel stack apps, Redis is great, and thank you, but we still need supervizor to keep queues deamon alive

    Queues are used for jobs, event handling, mails, notifications

    77 votes

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  13. Add application domains that support 'www.' prefix as well as without

    To help test redirects to a 'www.' pages without addition setup or save headaches when moving sites to cloudways that already have 'www.' redirects

    1 vote

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  14. Add Digital Ocean Block Storage Option

    Add support for Digital Ocean's Block Storage add-on. This will allow us to not have to scale entire server for more storage space. This also allows for more options away from the more expensive AWS or Google services for more storage space.

    136 votes

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  15. Add additional locales

    Allow generation of additional locales.

    Currently only

    • C
    • C.UTF-8
    • en_US.utf8
    • POSIX

    are generated on the system.

    We need country specific locales for internationalization (e.g. money formats, date formats, etc.)

    9 votes

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  16. Possibility to disable xDebug

    It is known that in a production environment having xDebug enabled is a performance issue. Having a switch to toggle xDebug would improve most of the production servers where nobody really needs xDebug.

    2 votes

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  18. Add a testing URL to each server, changing the hosts file is a faff and a testing url would be so much easier to use

    Add a testing URL to each server, changing the hosts file is a faff and a testing url would be so much easier to use

    1 vote

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  19. Add the higher servers configurations 32 to 64GB RAM 12-20-24 cores

    Please add the higher servers configurations from Vultr and DigitalOcean featuring 32 to 64GB RAM 12-20-24 cores.

    While I am not ready just yet for them I do need to know that the option will be there when the time comes.

    Also may I suggest that you top the managing fee (markup) per server to be close to $100? This would also match Linode current full manage service offer. It's just that 60% markup would make these more expensive servers way too expensive.

    Thanks!

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  20. Configure MySQL thread_stack to 256k

    The default and recommended minimum setting for thread_stack on 64bit systems is 256k. The current setting is 192k, which is the default for 32bit systems but the stack is built on 64bit.

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