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UpCloud ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ

European-based cloud provider offering managed services

UpCloud is a cloud hosting provider that specializes in high-performance servers and more recently managed services.

Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, it has positioned itself as a provider of choice for customers looking for a European provider that's reliable, cost-effective and offering a wide range of managed services.

Example customers include Xensam, HackTheBox, LeadDesk. Read their case studies.

What's good about UpCloud

  • Wide range of managed services, from databases to Kubernetes to object storage
  • Offers 100% SLA with 50x compensation for service outages
  • Based in the EU, may ease GDPR compliance

What does UpCloud do?

Here are some of the managed services that UpCloud offers:

UpCloud's Pricing

UpCloud's pricing model is fairly straightforward. You pay each month based on the configuration of the VPS and other managed services you use.

Here's how their data transfer pool works: UpCloud adds up all transfer quotas across your deployed resources (eg. instances, object storage) and the total becomes your the account-wide transfer pool. More info here.

Below are some example configurations and their estimated cost:

Example configuration Estimated cost
VM Small $7.48 / mo 1 vCPU, 1 GB RAM (General)
VM Medium $55.57 / mo 4 vCPU, 8 GB RAM (General)
VM Large $170.98 / mo 8 vCPU, 16 GB RAM (High CPU)
Block Storage $23.51 / mo 100 GB
Object Storage $21.37 / mo 1 TB
Load Balancer $10.69 / mo
Managed PostgreSQL $64.12 / mo 2 vCPU, 4 GB RAM, 50 GB storage
Managed Redisยฎ* $53.43 / mo 1 vCPU, 2 GB RAM
1 TB of egress beyond allowance Free and unlimited

You can find UpCloud's latest pricing here.

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.

Where are UpCloud's data centers located?

Based on our records, UpCloud has at least 13 data center locations around the world:

Slug Country Location
au-syd1 Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Sydney
fl-hel1 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Helsinki
fl-hel2 Finland ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ฎ Helsinki
de-fra1 Germany ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Frankfurt
nl-ams1 Netherlands ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Amsterdam
pl-waw1 Poland ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ฑ Warsaw
sg-sin1 Singapore ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore
es-mad1 Spain ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Madrid
se-sto1 Sweden ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Stockholm
uk-lon1 United Kingdom ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง London
us-chi1 United States of America ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Chicago, Illinois
us-nyc1 United States of America ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ New York
us-sjo1 United States of America ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ San Jose, California

UpCloud Alternatives

Here are some alternatives to UpCloud:

Our data for UpCloud was last updated on May 28, 2024.