Discussion: Replacing DataCell with Vikings
Original Vikings thread got purged (see: [Rules] Posts Getting Deleted)
- Perhaps the PTIO team could create a new one?
DataCell is an “ethical” hosting provider in Iceland. Offering “100% Sustainable” hosting practices based in Switzerlan (and possibly Iceland?).
Vikings is also an “ethical” hosting provider with similar services in Germany.
They also sell hardware and are one of the contenders for the new “Hardware” section:
github [dot] com/privacytoolsIO/privacytools.io/pull/989
Vikings has a strong focus on selling privacy-respecting hardware.
Iceland and Switzerland are free-speech eccentric. However, Germany still includes many free-speech protections.
I recommend PRQ for users interested in Data Havens:
Note: Vikings only accepts orders over email for the time being until they can set-up an online store.
It is also, unclear if DataCell hosts its own servers or is a reseller for its partner RackBone: