How to install an IOTA node on a Jelastic VPS in 10 minutes
I wanted to share my guide on installing an IOTA node step by step via Jelastic Cloud system.
No programming knowledge or linux systems are required, anyone can start their own IOTA Hornet node.
>**Why start an IOTA node?**
Currently there are no direct economic incentives, probably in the future through mana.
The more nodes there are the more you help the network to be fast and decentralized. If you believe in the project it's a good thing.
If you have your own node you can validate your transactions without depending on a third party.
Let's actively help the IOTA ecosystem
CEO of **Jelastic Ruslan Synytsky** ([https://twitter.com/siruslan](https://twitter.com/siruslan)), seeing the interest from the IOTA community on twitter, proposed to create a live session with his team!
Link to the guide: