The Basics

DigitalOcean
Website digitalocean.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2011
Data Center Locations 14
Example Customers Crisp, ScraperAPI, GHost, and CTO.ai
UpCloud
Website upcloud.com
Headquarters Finland 🇫🇮
Founded 2012
Data Center Locations 13
Example Customers Xensam, HackTheBox, LeadDesk

Cost Comparison

How do DigitalOcean's prices compare against UpCloud?

Example configuration DigitalOcean UpCloud
VM Small $6.00 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GiB RAM (Basic) $7.46 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (General)
VM Medium $48.00 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GiB RAM (Basic) $55.39 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (General)
VM Large $168.00 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GiB RAM (CPU-Optimized) $170.43 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (High CPU)
Block Storage $10.00 / mo 100 GB $23.43 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $20.00 / mo 1 TiB $21.30 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer $12.00 / mo $10.65 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL $60.00 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 60 GB storage $63.91 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage
Managed Redis®* $15.00 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM $53.26 / mo 1 vCPU, 2 GB RAM
Serverless 25M Executions $34.69 / mo 25M invocations, 512 MB RAM, 150 ms duration --
Free egress allowance 100 GB - 10 TB / mo per instance 500 GB - 24 TB / mo per instance
1 TB of egress beyond allowance $10.00 $10.65

Note: These pricing examples are based on several assumptions. Your actual costs may differ. Always check the cloud provider's website for the most up-to-date pricing.

Which services do they offer?

Here are some of the managed services that DigitalOcean and UpCloud offer:

Service DigitalOcean UpCloud
Block Storage
Content Delivery Network (CDN) --
Container Registry --
GPU-powered Servers --
Load Balancer
Managed Containers --
Managed Kubernetes
Managed MySQL
Managed PostgreSQL
Managed Redis®*
Object Storage
Serverless Cron Jobs --
Serverless Functions --
Static Sites --
Virtual Private Server (VPS)

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Our data for DigitalOcean was last updated on Feb. 21, 2024, and for UpCloud on Feb. 7, 2024.