Kitely doubles area efficiency, retains costs the identical – Hypergrid Enterprise

Kitely Welcome Heart. (Snapshot by Maria Korolov.)

Kitely, a number one OpenSim grid, has introduced a major improve to its digital world internet hosting service, doubling the efficiency of all Kitely areas with out growing costs. The corporate has achieved this by adopting the newest Amazon server know-how, the M7i generation, whereas sustaining its present pricing construction.

Ilan Tochner

“This improve permits your worlds to deal with extra scripts and avatar exercise with out experiencing server lag,” mentioned Kitely CEO Ilan Tochner.

In keeping with our most up-to-date stats report, Kitely is presently the third-largest OpenSim grid by land space and one of many 20 hottest by visitors numbers.

The grid’s prices begin at $15 a month for a 15,000-prim area with as much as ten simultaneous guests, and go as much as $150 per 30 days for a 64-region land space with as much as 180,000 prims and as much as 80 simultaneous guests. However for folks simply beginning out, Hypergrid Enterprise recommends their $ 20-a-month plan, which has 4 contiguous areas, 60,000 prims, and a capability of 40 guests.

Kitely has at all times been dedicated to utilizing highly effective servers, internet hosting a restricted variety of areas on every server, and using a modified model of OpenSim with proprietary high-performance belongings and stock methods, the corporate mentioned in its announcement yesterday. The corporate’s servers are hosted in an Amazon Net Companies information heart in California, which gives high-speed connectivity to the Web.

“This newest improve reinforces our dedication to offering a premium expertise to our OpenSim prospects,” Tochner mentioned.

Kitely, which opened its doorways to the general public in March 2011, is likely one of the longest-running OpenSim grids. It’s distinctive in that it gives on-demand areas — the areas are solely energetic when individuals are visiting them, and fall asleep when they’re empty, permitting the corporate to maintain prices low whereas providing excessive efficiency on areas once they’re energetic.

“We’ve got a terrific popularity for buyer assist, reliability, and high-performance digital world internet hosting,” mentioned Tochner. “Kitely can be the house of Kitely Market, the premier market for purchasing and promoting digital gadgets throughout the hypergrid.”

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