Ever wanted a server “in the cloud” so you could do things like proxy web traffic, or put up a PageKite for personal use? Unfortunately, a VPS is expensive for the average DIYer who wants one for occasional personal use.
If you only need a light-weight VPS, search no more. Buy a Raspberry Pi and put it in a Colo for free! Follow the link to EDIS and see if they might be a good option for you. If nothing else, it just might put you on the list of who’s who of nerddom.