The Basics

Linode
Website www.linode.com
Headquarters United States of America 🇺🇸
Founded 2003
Data Center Locations 24
Example Customers Panasonic, Best Buy, WayFair and Giphy
UpCloud
Website upcloud.com
Headquarters Finland 🇫🇮
Founded 2012
Data Center Locations 13
Example Customers Xensam, HackTheBox, LeadDesk

Cost Comparison

How do Linode's prices compare against UpCloud?

Example configuration Linode UpCloud
VM Small $5.00 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (Shared) $7.47 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (General)
VM Medium $48.00 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (Shared) $55.50 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (General)
VM Large $114.00 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (Dedicated) $170.78 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (High CPU)
Block Storage $16.00 / mo 160 GB $23.48 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $20.00 / mo 1 TB $21.35 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer $10.00 / mo $10.67 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL $65.00 / mo 2 CPU, 4 GB RAM, 80 GB storage $64.04 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage
Managed Redis®* -- $53.37 / mo 1 vCPU, 2 GB RAM
Free egress allowance 1-20 TB / mo per instance 500 GB - 24 TB / mo per instance
1 TB of egress beyond allowance $5.00 $10.67

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 Linode and UpCloud offer:

Service Linode UpCloud
Block Storage
GPU-powered Servers --
Load Balancer
Managed Kubernetes
Managed MySQL
Managed PostgreSQL
Managed Redis®* --
Object Storage
Virtual Private Server (VPS)

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Our data for Linode was last updated on Feb. 8, 2024, and for UpCloud on Feb. 7, 2024.