How to upgrade your Crident server

September 25, 2018

Automatic Upgrades (Faster) If you want to upgrade your RAM, CPU or disk space – you can do so in the Client Portal entirely by yourself – just follow these steps: 1. Once logged into the Client Portal, navigate to “My Services“2. Click into your service, you’ll see options to Upgrade/Downgrade on the left. If […]

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Will Garry’s Mod addons, models and maps work in sbox?

September 12, 2018

Alright so this is something a lot of people are talking about recently and it seems like the answers are pretty much in for it. So we figured we would make a post to answer it once and for all based on the information we currently have. S&box is going to naively support addon creation […]

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Web v2: How Crident is pushing the envelope

September 5, 2018

The issue with hosting a game panel At Crident we’re always looking to keep ahead of the curve, and with the leading game panel, we understand the game panel is crucial to game hosting. Without it – game hosting is basically non-existent. It’s important for the game panel to be fast, and reliable. Typically game […]

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Diagnose Client/Server Side Lag: Using FProfiler

August 31, 2018

A common to-do Garry’s Mod server owners face is understanding what and where lag/stuttering is coming from on the client-side and server-side of their game server. There’s tools out there little do most know which will help you identify your main performance issues such as FProfiler. In this article we’ll be breaking down and teaching […]

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Information on recent upgrades

June 10, 2018

What we’re doing? We’re rolling out upgrades to every server on our network over the last week. This is part of our efforts to continue providing high quality & reliable service. We’ll be performing upgrades to various software running on our servers, and generally doing a health checkup on all our servers. Since Crident started, […]

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Let’s talk about Crident Store

April 21, 2018

There has been a lot of talk about Crident Store recently. We’re excited that so many people are interested in the project – we’re lucky to have this kind of attention and we’ll try our best to develop a platform some people can find useful. In these early days, still, a large amount of people […]

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Garry’s Mod: How much memory do I need?

February 3, 2018

To clear up any confusion from the go; RAM is memory, and memory is RAM. You don’t want to confuse memory with storage – which is the disk space your server has. Garry’s Mod is built on the Source Engine – which uses SRCDS for it’s game servers. SRCDS is 32 bit, so it can’t […]

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Garry’s Mod: How much CPU do I need?

January 9, 2018

First we need to explain a bit about how we sell CPU resources and a bit about how CPU’s work. On an Intel i7 (which all our gmod servers use) it has 4 cores & 8 threads. An application can use multiple threads on a CPU – for example; most Source servers (gmod, CS:GO, TF2) […]

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Facepunch’s new Sandbox game “S&box” – what you need to know

October 2, 2017

What’s up guys?! Some of you might not be aware, but recently Facepunch announced officially they’re going to be working on and hopefully releasing Garry’s Mod 2. Now – before you go telling other people this, keep in mind they don’t want people calling it Garry’s Mod 2, as it isn’t really Garry’s Mod. It’s an entirely new […]

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