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
Vultr
Website www.vultr.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2014
Data Center Locations 32
Example Customers Edgegap, 3XC, CloudQuant, WP Bolt, VirtualShield

Cost Comparison

How do Google Cloud's prices compare against Vultr?

Example configuration Google Cloud Vultr
VM Small $20.49 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (E2 custom) $5.00 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (Shared)
VM Medium $90.15 / mo 4 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom) $40.00 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (Shared)
VM Large $179.87 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (E2 custom) $160.00 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (CPU-Optimized)
Block Storage $4.10 / mo 100 GB $10.00 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $24.93 / mo 1 TB $6.00 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer $29.44 / mo $10.00 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL $93.60 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage $60.00 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 80 GB storage
Managed Redis®* $35.28 / mo 1 vCPU, 1.55 GiB RAM (Basic) $15.00 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM
Serverless 25M Executions $47.62 / mo 25M invocations, 2nd gen, 150 ms duration --
Free egress allowance Depends on service 2 TB / mo for most services
1 TB of egress beyond allowance $111.60 $10.00

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 Vultr offer:

Service Google Cloud Vultr
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 Vultr on Feb. 19, 2024.