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ZeroTier on MikroTik

August 31, 2021

Yes, it’s finally happened, ZeroTier is now available on MikroTik routers as part of the standard RouterOS installation. This also means that ZeroTier now has a recommended hardware platform for people who want ZeroTier-enabled routers and other hardware networking devices, especially for small and medium business applications. Per the MikroTik forum: RC2 package available here: […]

ZeroTier Summer 2021 Update

August 4, 2021

tl;dr  We’ve been releasing numerous features while continuing work on ZeroTier 2.0  Quite a while ago we published some information about features that were coming in version 2.0 with the intent of releasing relatively soon thereafter. As most of our users know, this didn’t happen. As we developed 2.0 and at the same time fixed […]

ZeroTier makes running private cloud storage more accessible and easier to use

July 20, 2021

Today we’re going to replace our cloud storage on our mobile and desktop devices with Seafile, inside of docker-compose, to run at home. Why? In a time where I am increasingly concerned with data security, it behooves me to consider who is able to view my personal content. I don’t like the idea of making […]

ZeroTier at sea

June 16, 2021

Want to see a real-life example of ZeroTier in the background, enabling customers to do impactful, world-changing work? Our friends at deepbv.nl shared a powerful vendor video with us about how they use 5G for maritime surveying. What they said: “ZeroTier helps me keep sessions seamlessly up while our gateway switches / network providers / sat connections […]

zeronsd: Unicast DNS resolution for ZeroTier, now in alpha

May 6, 2021

TLDR: zeronsd is a new, standalone unicast DNS server that integrates with ZeroTier Central. You can find it here. It is currently in alpha testing; please read on if this is interesting! Some of you know that ZeroTier has a good layer 2 story already, allowing for things like Multicast DNS to function transparently on your network without […]

May 4, 2021 Downtime Postmortem

May 4, 2021

At approximately 5:48PM PDT on May 4, 2021, our Kubernetes cluster that operates ZeroTier Central and all of our network controllers lost all connectivity with our database server due to an incident in the us-west2 region of Google Cloud. This was related to this incident on Google Cloud’s Status page. As of 9:30PM PDT, the […]