Cassian Server

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The Cassian Server is the server that hosts this website. It is named after Cassian, a character from the 2016 reboot of MacGyver. This follows the trend of Webber Server's name, and the name of Bit Phoenix itself being named after MacGyver characters and companies.

Roles

Cassian has the following roles:

Web server

Cassian Server is a web server. It hosts the Bit Phoenix wiki and the forum.

Bit Phoenix Accounts

Cassian Server also handles authentication and authorization of Bit Phoenix Accounts.

Core

This server is the core of Bit Phoenix's infrastructure.

Specifications

Operating system

Cassian Server is powered by Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.

Hardware

This server has 1 VCPU, 3GB of RAM, and a 60GB solid-state drive.

Software

This server runs the following software that is notable:

  • Discourse: the back-end of the Bit Phoenix forum.
  • MediaWiki: The software responsible for you being able to read this sentence.
  • Keycloak: The back-end responsible for Bit Phoenix Accounts.