Joyent review

4 user reviews, 0 support responses, 0 testimonials, 12 products, 0 promotions, 5 social accounts, Alexa #137931, listed 2006 (#4511)

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Joyent does not care
The management dashboard stopped working and I could not access my account. There have been multiple issues with my ability to server my apps and manage my account.

I turned my instances off months ago. The instances are not active, but I kept the images in the dashboard in case I had a change of heart. Joyent continued to charge me for inactive instances.

I emailed their support and they will not credit me for the instances THAT ARE NOT ACTIVE!!!!

This is crazy and not cool.
brandon (brandonheffenheimer@h...) / n
Time Hosted: over 3 years
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Revoked Lifetime Contract
Joyent are scammers. They sold me a lifetime hosting service for $499 and sent me an update saying they are taking it away - but not refunding my money.

Scam alert! Poor customer service!
john smith (john.smith@y...) / smith
Time Hosted: 6 mo. to 1 year
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Stay away from this company. The ran an unauthorized charge to my card for $148 and I have been on the phone for 2 days now trying to get it taken care of. Every time I call I get told something else, they say that my cancellation request is being handled but the next person will tell me that they never received it. They play games which I can't understand why they would risk their reputation and waste their own time. I am disputing the charge through my bank but this has been an absolute nightmare!


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About Joyent

Joyent is a global cloud computing software and services company offering cloud computing solutions worldwide since 2004.

Joyent licenses its cloud software, SmartDataCenter, to service providers, like Dell and ChinaCache, who deliver cloud services to their own customers. In addition, Joyent runs an instance of SmartDataCenter for some of the most innovative companies in the world, such as LinkedIn, Gilt Groupe and Kabam.

Joyent is the only cloud computing company that has developed a complete software stack, runs a major public cloud on that stack, and offers its cloud data center software to any company that wants to build a cloud. Because Joyent’s approach to cloud software is completely different from that of all other major cloud vendors, Joyent is able to deliver unprecedented economies of scale and competitive advantages to service providers in the form of higher hardware utilization and margins.

Based in San Francisco with offices around the world, Joyent is privately held and backed by Greycroft Partners and Intel Capital. Cover
Website research for Joyent on December 10, 2006 by WebHostingTop


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Owner: Mercuryink, David Young
Web Site Title: Elastic Container Infrastructure - Home - Joyent
Website Description: Securely deploy and operate containers with bare metal speed on container-native infrastructure, your cloud or ours.
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Joyent Expands Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure, Adds Support For Container-Native Linux On Bare Metal - Joyent Inc., the container-native infrastructure company, today announced the ability to run container-native Linux images directly on bare metal with Joyent Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure, released into general availability earlier this week. Joyent also announced a partnership with Canonical to provide certified container-native Ubuntu images, optimized for Triton, to all Joyent customers.
“Triton is already the best place to run Docker containers, providing the ideal solution for microservices architectures and stateless processes,” said Bill Fine, VP of Product at Joyent. “Now, leveraging container-native Linux on Triton, the benefits of containerization can easily be extended to legacy applications and stateful services, such as databases.”
While Triton is compatible with all major Linux distributions, Joyent and Canonical engineers have collaborated to produce certified, container-native Ubuntu images optimized for Triton.
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About: Joyent delivers container infrastructure as a service, offering organizations high-performance, yet simple, public cloud and private cloud software solutions for today’s demanding real-time web and mobile applications.

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Joyent (est. 2004) is a Privately Held entity having 7891 followers on LinkedIn and 51-200 employees, industry Information Technology & Services.
About: Joyent is the high-performance cloud infrastructure and big data analytics company, offering organizations of any size the best public and hybrid cloud infrastructure for today's demanding real-time web and mobile applications.
Joyent account is having 765 followers and 0 plus one count. Last activity on Jul 19, 2016. See recent Google Plus Posts: Icon
- Storage vendors don’t want you to know this one simple trick for managing persistent data in #Docker: https:// Joyent | Persistent storage patterns for Docker in production
- E-commerce innovator @Jet uses #ContainerPilot for orchestration. Watch @justenwalker explain why: Containers & ContainerPilot at
- #Joyent's acquisition by @Samsung has closed! CTO @bcantrill shares his thoughts & why you should join the team: Joyent | Joyent and Samsung: Thoughts after the close
Joyent Blog  Using Kirby. Blog added on 2012 Sep, with total 102 articles. See recent blogs summary posts:
- A Node.js 10.0.0 Release Summary - This post describes the Node.js 10.0.0 release. It breaks down what to expect from the release, what is included in the release, and who should use this release line.
- Triton CLI on Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) - Open source developers tend to work on macOS because, for much of the coding that they do, all of the tools they need are available and run more smoothly on macOS than in Windows. Also known as "Bash
- Installing Triton CLI on Windows - Open source developers tend to work on macOS but confess to being curious about adding Windows to their toolset. In this blog post, we explain how to set up Triton CLI (triton) on Windows to manage ...

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Joyent could be the worst hosting company on the planet. I own a Facebook application and i pay joyent montly fees to host it. I use 2 servers, one app and one DB server. I have limited knowledge of running servers so i pay joyent $199 per service to fix issues and tune the DB. Now the DB is running very slow. I email them to get help, they send me a bunch of jargain, which i dont understand, that is why i pay them extra.
They have the worst customer support, it takes forever to hear back from them. Still waiting to hear from them after 2 days on how to fix the issues they fixed a month ago.
DO NOT SIGN UP with JOYENT, you will regret it.

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