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  1. Two factor authentication deactivation (in case of device loss)

    It would be nice to deactivate the two factor authentification by proving our identity in case we lose our phone or device we use. Now we have to pass through the chat and it would be nice if it were more automatic.

    3 votes
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  2. Allow firewall options

    Allow us to customise the firewall (to define which port numbers can be opened)

    28 votes
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  3. Cloudways should partner with ewww.io to bring their tool as a MediaWiki extension

    ewww.io has a magnificent Wordpress plugin that can batch optimize images in directories, even outside the wp-uploads directory. To have this capability in MediaWiki installs would be a huge improvement in the lives of administrators of MediaWiki websites that deal a lot with images. To get bulk optimization of gifs, jpegs, pngs, it would be great. I have pitched the idea to ewww.io before, but I think they don't have many resources. If CloudWays could support them in a way, it would also benefit all the CloudWays customers with huge MediaWiki installations

    5 votes
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  4. Bitnami.com

    Partner with bitnami.com, they have over 100 awesome open source applications, made super easy to deploy, that can complement your hosting services.

    13 votes
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  5. autoredirect (or option) on login to Server Overview

    When I log into the website, it's a pain in the ass to have to click Servers (after I click application click and go, or w/e the name is) because I do this like 5-25 times a week.

    2 votes
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  6. SSH On Off Button

    A simple button to turn ssh on and off, ssh can be turned off until the admin needs to use it so it adds an additional level of security straight on the dashboard. Thanks

    27 votes
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  7. Memory savings by use myslqnd instead of old libmysql

    Replace libmysql by mysqlnd
    (two command lines)

    Huge memory savings on read-only queries.

    More info at http://slideshare.net/jpauli/mysqlnd

    22 votes
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  8. Official statement on how Cloudways implements OWASP guidelines for security.

    Would like to see official statement on how Cloudways has implemented OWASP guidelines, ref: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Top_10_2013-Top_10

    2 votes
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  9. PhalconPHP

    Phalcon is a web framework implemented as a C extension offering high performance and lower resource consumption http://phalconphp.com/en/

    Info for Debian (Wheezy)
    http://heinrich-boers.net/2014/09/25/phalcon-extension-unter-debian-wheezy/

    15 votes
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  10. Add tutorial for Mac

    Add documentation for Mac. Your tutorial is for Windows. E.g., Putty is not needed in Mac (I had to ask someone more advanced than me to let me know about that, because how was I supposed to know)?

    1 vote
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  11. 5 votes
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  12. 3 votes
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  13. Single codebase Drupal?

    The idea is simple and yet pretty complicated... The multiple Drupal apps hosted from _single_ codebase. This is similar to Aegir approach - one "platform", multple "sites".
    Pros:
    -APC is caching the same files
    -Less storage space, CPU, memory, IO needed
    -Less management
    Cons:
    -Totally new approach, probably needs entire logic change, inserting "platform" between server and app

    6 votes
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  14. Sendy (Open source e-mail marketing send service)

    Hi, i think the Sendy will be an nice app to add

    21 votes
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  15. Better app submission

    The process should be:

    1 - Type of the app (Wordpress, Prestashop...)
    2 - Name of the app (My Application)
    3 - Primary Domain (myappdomain.com)
    4 - SSH Key (Yes[] - No[] and if yes "Paste you SSH Key)

    Actually these steps means 3 app restarts and 5 minutes, with all these steps at the app creation time it would take no more than 1mn.

    15 votes
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  16. Deny all, permit only from my country

    I would like to have the capability to permit connections to my website only from my country. The site is on our local language and there is little to no reason to permit connections from other places (aside from Google robots).

    2 votes
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  17. Enable SSLSessionCache

    This configures the storage type of the global/inter-process SSL Session Cache. This cache is an optional facility which speeds up parallel request processing. For requests to the same server process (via HTTP keep-alive), OpenSSL already caches the SSL session information locally. But because modern clients request inlined images and other data via parallel requests (usually up to four parallel requests are common) those requests are served by different pre-forked server processes. Here an inter-process cache helps to avoid unnecessary session handshakes.

    Ex.: SSLSessionCache shm:/usr/local/apache/logs/ssl_gcache_data(32000)

    https://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_ssl.html#sslsessioncache

    Or via Memcached (but this requires Apache v2.4) :
    https://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.4/en/mod/mod_socache_memcache.html

    9 votes
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  18. Prosper202 Marketing Platform

    Because Prosper202 is a free and the more popular tracking softwareu sed bu many peoples.

    5 votes
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  19. Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) Cloud Platform optimized for digital content distribution

    I was not completely satisfied with the performance of Easy Digital Downloads plugin on standard WordPress install. I would like to see in the future optimized for digital content distribution (superfast and Varnish compatible) managed Easy Digital Downloads (EDD) Cloud Hosting from Cloudways.

    13 votes
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  20. Add OSCommerce

    Please add OSCommerce (Ecommerce) as well.

    3 votes
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