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This site is hosted on Hetzner CAX41 (ARM64, 32GB RAM, 16 Cores, 320GB Disk) for €24.49/month, but the VPS is shared with other sites as well. Current disk usage is about 30GB for all lemmy related stuff. The physical server is hosted in Germany, the proxy is hosted in Romania, and the site uses Cloudflare (United States) for caching/DDOS protection. Backups of the PG database and pictr are done nightly and uploaded to servers in Germany and Finland (encrypted).