Join the Matrix

Matrix is an end-to-end encrypted, federated chat platform, integrated with other messengers. Read more on matrix.org
We create, configure, support, and maintain YOUR Matrix homeserver, on your conditions.
Don't have a homeserver yet?

🔥 Get it

etke.cc - YOUR matrix homeserver, on YOUR conditions

Homeservers installed: 47, get the 48th, or read what customers think. And there are some case studies of organizations adopted matrix.

Who needs it?

People
  • ... tired of lots of messengers
  • ... worrying about personal data and privacy
  • ... wishing for secure, encrypted messenger under their control (even in the EU!)
and people that want their own matrix homeserver, but have no idea how to configure and maintain it or just don't want to do that.
Organizations
  • ... demanding secure, encrypted internal chat on their own server
  • ... wishing to communicate with (potential) clients on multiple platforms in one place
  • ... building chatbots for multiple messengers
  • Mozilla, KDE, GNOME, Reidel Law Firm use Matrix, case studies.
and even Penguins!

matrix for penguins

What customers think about us

Etke set up a basic matrix homeserver federation configuration for our multi-platform chat bot. With blackjack and WhatsApp bridge. All is cool and working fine (:

— Radu Nita, scifier.dev

Thanks for the quick and easy connect.

— Shekar, connectrightly.com

Thanks for your help online. You identified my issue in the first few minutes of chatting :)

— @faisalhackshah

Top notch talent and very patient with clients on setup and maintenance.

— Schuyler Reidel, reidellawfirm.com

Thank you for the support. Very responsive and patient.

— JQiriazi

I was just thinking about how much I appreciate your service. Thanks again.

— oatwalker

😎 Become one of them or read case studies

Case Studies

Reidel Law Firm

Read Case Study

[...] After a review of available options and what would be best for our Firm’s use case, we decided to utilize the Matrix protocol with the Element client for our secure, encrypted chat platform. The Matrix protocol allows for a decentralized communications platform which is also fully encrypted (even us, as the server host, cannot read encrypted messages sent within Matrix or on our server) and allows for flexibility for our clients to engage us in a multitude of apps or outside platforms. Within Matrix we can host public and private chats, encrypted video and voice calls, bridge other chat platforms such as Telegram, Whatsapp, Signal, IRC, and even SMS...

Read more on company announcement

🐣 Get your own [matrix] server

Pricing

Initial setup $10/one time

We install and configure your matrix homeserver with desired options

Maintenance (optional) $5/month

We constantly maintain and update your server (including host’s and matrix updates & configuration)

Email services (optional) $3/month

We provide a full-featured email service for your domain (you@yourdomain.com), based on Migadu paid plans

How initial setup works?
Mandatory steps
  1. We discuss with you what exactly you want to receive, including bridge-specific config options
  2. You provide us SSH access to a server that will be used for matrix homeserver (etke.cc/ssh.key)
  3. We configure your server and your Matrix homeserver
  4. We send you matrix homeserver's admin credentials (change your password) and links, notices, etc. for later usage
  5. We invite you to service announcements room with news and updates about components, used in matrix homeserver stack
Optional steps
  • If you don't have a server or experience to create it, we will guide you how to get it
  • If you don't have a domain name, we will guide you how to get it
  • You may whitelist SSH access to one our IP address
  • You may provide SSH access temporary, only for initial setup
  • You may subscribe to maintenance plan - we will constantly update, maintain and reconfigure your server and your matrix homeserver while your maintenance subscription is active
  • You may subscribe to email service plan - we will configure email service for your domain name and provide you control panel access while your email subscription is active
Why prices are ridiculously low? All prices are based on Pay What You Want model with minimal (floor) price set and we encourage you to pay more if you want.

Are you ready?

fill the form below or use alternative contact method - [matrix], telegram or email:

Select options you want to include with your matrix homeserver below

Bridges















Login documentation available at https://etke.cc/bridges

Matrix Components





Additional Services "non-Matrix" tools

Read the description of each service before selecting it, please





Advanced Components
NOTE: that section only for experienced users who knows exactly what each component does and how it works, do NOT select them, unless you really mean that.






Pricing

Turnkey Small $15/month

good for 100 or less users

  • Server maintenance
  • Email services for domain
  • Hosting: 1vCPU, 2GB RAM, 20GB SSD, 20TB traffic
  • Backups: daily, 7 days retention
Turnkey Medium $18/month

good for 1000 or less users

  • Server maintenance
  • Email services for domain
  • Hosting: 2vCPU, 4GB RAM, 40GB SSD, 20TB traffic
  • Backups: daily, 7 days retention
Turnkey Big $23/month

good for a LOT users

  • Server maintenance
  • Email services for domain
  • Hosting: 2vCPU, 8GB RAM, 80GB SSD, 20TB traffic
  • Backups: daily, 7 days retention

This is prepaid service, we will ask you to subscribe to one of the Turnkey memberships after discussion of all details, servers provided by Hetzner.

How does turnkey setup work?
  1. We discuss with you what exactly you want to receive, including bridge-specific config options
  2. You subscribe to one of the Turnkey membership options
  3. We send you 2 lists of DNS entries (one for matrix, the second one for email)
  4. You set the entries in your domain management dashboard
  5. We send you onboarding list with all links, credentials and notes

Select options you want to include with your matrix homeserver below

Bridges















Login documentation available at https://etke.cc/bridges

Matrix Components





Additional Services "non-Matrix" tools

Read the description of each service before selecting it, please





Advanced Components
NOTE: that section only for experienced users who knows exactly what each component does and how it works, do NOT select them, unless you really mean that.






Consultation $25/hour

Online video call with etke.cc developer where we try to help you solve any matrix-related issue or question. This is prepaid service, buy the Consultation item before the call, please.