The Basics

Google Cloud
Website cloud.google.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2008
Data Center Locations 40
Example Customers PayPal, GitLab, 20th Century Fox, Target, Scotiabank
UpCloud
Website upcloud.com
Headquarters Finland 🇫🇮
Founded 2012
Data Center Locations 13
Example Customers Xensam, HackTheBox, LeadDesk

Cost Comparison

How do Google Cloud's prices compare against UpCloud?

Example configuration Google Cloud UpCloud
VM Small $20.49 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (E2 custom) $7.62 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (General)
VM Medium $90.15 / mo 4 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom) $56.63 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (General)
VM Large $179.87 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom) $174.24 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (High CPU)
Block Storage $4.10 / mo 100 GB $23.96 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $24.93 / mo 1 TB $21.78 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer $29.44 / mo $10.89 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL $93.60 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage $65.34 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage
Managed Redis®* $35.28 / mo 1 vCPU, 1.55 GiB RAM (Basic) $54.45 / mo 1 vCPU, 2 GB RAM
Serverless 25M Executions $47.62 / mo 25M invocations, 2nd gen, 150 ms duration --
Free egress allowance Depends on service --
1 TB of egress beyond allowance $111.60 Free and unlimited

Note: Our 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 Google Cloud and UpCloud offer:

Service Google Cloud 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 Google Cloud was last updated on Feb. 10, 2024, and for UpCloud on May 28, 2024.