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Antti Vilpponen

Never become yet another

UpCloud UpCloud was founded on the principle of offering developers and businesses around the world superior products, that are designed by an exceptionally talented team and catered through awesome customer service. We’ve come a long way from a small start-up...

Clear and simple pricing, starting next month

In May 2015 we made a bit of an unusual move for a European company but a welcome change for our customers: we changed our base currency from Euro to US Dollar. We made this move as the US Dollar...

UpCloud secures €4 million for growth

UpCloud accelerates growth We are incredibly excited to announce that UpCloud accelerates growth by securing €4 million funding to further improve the products and services that our customers enjoy already today. The investment round was led by Inventure, a leading...

UpCloud in top 3 fastest growing tech companies in Finland with 1179% growth

UpCloud recognised as the third fastest growing tech company Deloitte organises a widely recognised program each year that lists the fastest growing tech companies around the world. Today, we are extremely happy to announce that UpCloud has been recognised as...

New Feature: Two-Factor Authentication

We are happy to announce that UpCloud customers can now enable two-factor authentication on their accounts. Two-factor authentication adds an additional layer of security through random passwords that are generated specifically for your username and are only valid for a...

New Features: Group Accounts and Server Tagging

We are excited to announce that we have launched a couple of new features this morning, both highly anticipated based on the recent feedback. Firstly, Group Accounts allow customers to add additional users to their accounts in a secure manner...

The invalidation of the Safe Harbor Program is meaningless for our users

Earlier this month, The European Court of Justice (ECJ) stated that the European Commission’s decision on the US Safe Harbor program is invalid. The notion behind this is that Safe Harbor, as a program set up between the US and...

UpCloud’s NPS Results for August 2015

Net Promoter Score (NPS) is a very popular type of customer survey to get an understanding of how many of your customers would promote your service to a friend. The exact question we asked our customers is “How likely are...

New data centre: Frankfurt, Germany!

We’re proud to announce that we have opened up a new data centre in Frankfurt, Germany. DE-FRA1 is our fourth data centre. Frankfurt data centre and being present on the German soil is important for us for many reasons. The...

New Preconfigured Cloud Servers and Lower Pricing in Helsinki

We’ve been hard at work this spring and all the smaller and bigger changes we have announced have been a run-up to the announcements we’re proud to make today. With UpCloud, we set out to give developers and organisations better...

UpCloud to Move from EUR to USD Based Pricing

Cloud pricing at UpCloud As a company based in the Eurozone, we have reported our cloud pricing primarily in euros. This has also been the underlying base currency of our business as customers pay for services on UpCloud. However, due...

UpCloud recognised as one of Finland’s most potential companies in 2015

UpCloud was recognised by Talouselämä, the largest Nordic weekly business magazine by circulation. Talouselämä carried out its annual study into the most promising new companies Finland has to offer. This study cuts through the hype and looks at real metrics such as...

UpCloud Launches Cloud Concierge Service

The new year has started off in a swift manner here at UpCloud. While most improvements and features are technical and we are surely pushing those forward, we have also improved our customer support service we give to our customers....

UpCloud’s servers now scale up to 10 CPUs and 64GB of memory

Increasing maximum memory and CPU limits We are increasing the maximum memory and CPU limits you can configure on UpCloud. Now you can configure servers up to (and including) 10 CPUs and 64GB of memory. You can configure your servers...

UpCloud drops prices in London

We are delighted to let you know that we are lowering infrastructure costs in our London data centre, across the board. We are committed to offering our customers the best technology for the best price and these price changes are...

UpCloud Launches Partnership Program to Ease Transition to Cloud

PRESS RELEASE. Finnish infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) provider UpCloud has launched a partnership program to ease transition to cloud of companies from different industries. UpCloud offers hourly billed infrastructure services from its Helsinki and London facilities. The opening of the US facility...

Get a 30% Bonus With All Deposits Until December 20th

We’re celebrating a successful year with some bonuses – available for all new and existing customers. We pay the bonus to all customer deposits by the 23rd of December. You will receive an e-mail from us on that day with...

UpCloud Now Available On ComputeNext

We are proud to announce that we have joined the ComputeNext marketplace. ComputeNext is a cloud services brokerage, also recognised as a Gartner 2013 Cool Vendor. On ComputeNext you are able to purchase server resources from multiple providers and then...

UpCloud Drops The Price Of Outgoing Traffic By 50%

We’re constantly working to find ways to serve our customers better – be it through new features or improving our current portfolio. We’re happy to announce that as of today, we have lowered the price of outgoing traffic by 50%....

How Competitive Is UpCloud’s Pricing?

Today we wanted to help compare cloud providers in Europe by sharing our findings on price comparison in Europe between several players. We’re very keen on providing the best “bang for your buck” in the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) industry. This means...

Celebrate UpCloud’s First Birthday With A 20% Bonus!

Hooray! UpCloud is one year old on Wednesday 15th of May! That’s the day it was launched in Finland for customers. Since then a lot has happened, but we’re only getting started. To celebrate our first year, we’re going to...

New Service Features: SSD based storage resources and more flexible server configurations

SSD based storage and other improvements We’ve been hard at work again this month to come out with updates to improve the overall service quality. Our update includes numerous smaller fixes and improvements under the hood in addition to the...

Improvements to credit card payments

We have adopted a new service to enable better opportunities to add funds to your account. We have integrated Braintree Payments into our service to enable monthly recurring payments to your account to further enable you to optimise your credit...

Locations

Helsinki (HQ)

In the capital city of Finland, you will find our headquarters, and our first data centre. This is where we handle most of our development and innovation.

London

London was our second office to open, and a important step in introducing UpCloud to the world. Here our amazing staff can help you with both sales and support, in addition to host tons of interesting meetups.

Singapore

Singapore was our 3rd office to be opened, and enjoys one of most engaged and fastest growing user bases we have ever seen.

Seattle

Seattle is our 4th and latest office to be opened, and our way to reach out across the pond to our many users in the Americas.