Welcome to KIRE     Advanced Linux Hosting
  IRC-friendly SSH access   anti-DDoS protection

Since 1997 we have been dedicated to offering a wide range of services to meet all of our Internet Relay Chat (IRC) needs for clients worldwide. Our services include IRC friendly linux shell account hosting, psybnc or ZNC IRC bouncers, IRC server hosting (IRCDs), SSH port forwarding, TCP/SSL proxies, and anything else you can think of running on a reliable Linux shell account on a fast and secure network.

If you're looking for a highly reliable IRC-friendly Linux shell account on a redundant network and blazing fast servers, well, you have found us.

Our friendly staff's knowledge, professionalism, and experience is what makes the difference every time that you need us. We could go into more detail about all of the other reasons why thousands of Linux and IRC users choose to call us home, but we'd rather you find out for yourself.


What's new?

IP addresses

We have acquired new IPv4 and IPv6 addresses and have DNS resolving to a wide variety of vanity IRC hostnames! Check our the vhosts page or type vhosts from your shell for updates and new hosts.

Server Upgrades

Our servers have been upgraded to 4TB SSD storage drives for more capacity and faster performance with Intel® Xeon® CPUs!


Check the knowledgebase for helpful information and answers to many common questions about our shell accounts.