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Benefits of Friendica fully managed by Elestio

Deploy a fully managed instance of Friendica in few minutes on Elestio. You can relax knowing that we are taking care of installation, configuration, encryption, security, backups, live monitoring, software & OS updates.
No more DevOps. Deploy on any cloud or on-premise. Scalable & Secure.


Dedicated Hardware

We deliver all services on dedicated virtual machines: you get full access to the underlying resources and kernel-level security.


Automated Updates

Let's save your business a lot of hassle, whilst ensuring that you get the performance and security benefits of regularly updated software and systems.

Predictable pricing

A guaranteed monthly price covers everything: compute, storage, bandwidth, updates, security & maintenance.

No vendor lock-in

You can migrate your software and data to any cloud providers any time you want. With Elestio you are totally free and in control.


We are ISO 27001, SOC2, and GDPR compliant. We are committed to protecting your data and privacy.

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Friendica features & resources


Decentralized architecture with no central authority or ownership. Relationships can be made across any compatible system, creating a network of Internet-scale made up of smaller sites.


Built-in support for ActivityPub (e.g. Funkwhale, Hubzilla, Mastodon, Pleroma, Pixelfed), OStatus (e.g. StatusNet, GNU social, Quitter), and diaspora* protocols.Support for email contacts and communications (two-way) via IMAP4rev1/ESMTP.

Privacy & Group control

On these pages, all communications are restricted to group members – similar to Google+ “circles” or Diaspora “aspects”. Visual group editor to manage the members of private conversation groups


Posts & Status Updates, Direct Messaging, Distributed Forums, Photo & Media Management, Event Calendar, Profiles & Multiple Profiles, Relationship Control, Themes, Addons & App and System & Administration.

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