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Antti Vilpponen

Never become yet another

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 with...

Clearer and simpler 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

We are incredibly excited to announce that we have secured €4 million to accelerate our growth and to further improve the products and services that our customers enjoy already today. The investment round was led by Inventure, a leading Nordic...

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

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

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 datacenter: 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 and being present on the German soil is important for us for many reasons. The German market...

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

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

UpCloud Recognised As One Of Finland’s Most Potential Companies In 2015

Talouselämä, the largest Finnish weekly business magazine by circulation, 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 revenue growth and...

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

We are very excited about the announcements today and in the near future. Firstly, 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...

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 companies from different industries move to the cloud. 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?

We’re very keen on providing the best “bang for your buck” in the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) industry. This means that you get the best deal for your money spent. By no means is this only the price of the service you...

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

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 more visible updates regarding the storage...

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.

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.

Singapore

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