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Announcements

Software-defined networking: Launching SDN with new exciting networking features

The Internet has widely enabled great strives in technology, but progress doesn’t happen by itself. Truly groundbreaking developments take considerable time and effort. We’ve been preluding about our plans and efforts in developing SDN for some time now but the wait...

Introducing Private Cloud: Going beyond traditional cloud infrastructure

Public cloud has grown in popularity immensely and while suitable for many types of needs, sometimes you just need that little bit of extra, of everything. If you are looking for more customizability, heightened security, better performance, and perfect availability, search...

ZombieLoad, RIDL, and Fallout – Microarchitectural Data Sampling vulnerabilities

Intel published this Tuesday on 14th of May a new class of vulnerabilities which are related to the already year-old speculative execution attacks. The newly-disclosed Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS) hardware vulnerabilities were found independently by multiple teams and are affecting...

Exciting developments on the roadmap for year 2019

The holidays came and went, and while we hope you’ve had a great start for the year 2019, it’s only going to get better. A new year is a time of new plans and oh boy do we have much on the...

Never become yet another

Cloud provider 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...

UpCloud crowned best European cloud provider, again!

Cloud Spectator is an industry leading infrastructure-as-a-service marketplace analyst. They perform highly detailed and in-depth comparisons to find the best European cloud provider on the market. This year’s report on the cloud space in Europe saw highly competitive offerings across...

Information regarding Foreshadow, the Intel L1 Terminal Fault vulnerability

Intel recently shared information about a newly identified vulnerability in their processors. It concerns a speculative execution side-channel method that Intel calls L1 Terminal Fault or L1TF for short. The vulnerability was discovered by two independent groups of researchers who have titled...

Announcing US-SJO1: Welcome to Silicon Valley! New data center launched in San José

Welcome to Silicon Valley! Today we are announcing the expansion into a new region with the launch of our new data centre US-SJO1, located in San Jose, California! US-SJO1 is situated in the economic and cultural centre of the famous technology...

Updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy: UpCloud is still fully GDPR-compliant!

The General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, is the new important regulation for data privacy. Originally approved back in April 2016 by the EU Parliament, the GDPR is coming into effect on the 25th May 2018. (And GDPR replaces EU...

FI-HEL2: Second Helsinki data center now available!

New Helsinki data center FI-HEL2 Helsinki data center is here. After launching data centers in Singapore and Amsterdam, our never-ending world tour takes us back to Finland. Today, we are excited to announce that the year 2018 is starting on...

Information regarding the Intel CPU vulnerabilities (Meltdown)

Intel CPU vulnerabilities uncovered Yesterday, on January 3rd, 2018, Intel confirmed information regarding independent research findings that have uncovered security vulnerabilities in their processors. Further research has shown that this affects all modern processors, including models used by UpCloud and...

UpCloud Support is now available 24/7, all year round!

We have been hard at work hiring new, great talent and continued accelerating our growth internationally. UpCloud recently opened new offices in both London and Singapore to increase our presence in those regions and with these new offices, we are...

Hallo Netherlands! Introducing NL-AMS1: Amsterdam Data Center

Amsterdam data center available Just a few weeks ago, we were very excited to launch our Singaporean data centre and today, we are just as excited to launch in yet another region: Netherlands! As always, we bring the same high-performance...

Introducing SG-SIN1: Singapore Data Center

Today, we are bringing our developer-driven cloud computing to a new region: Singapore! This will mark one of the several data centres we will be launching this year and it’s just the first sign of our accelerated international growth, enabled...

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...

Press Release: UpCloud Solidifies #1 Performance Leader Spot Among Top Cloud Hosting Providers In Europe

Cloud hosting provider study by Cloud Spectator In a large study of the top CSPs (cloud service providers) in Europe, Cloud Spectator solidified UpCloud’s position as the performance leader in the cloud hosting provider industry. “A startling 340% difference in...

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...

UpCloud and VENOM, CVE-2015-3456, Security Vulnerability

Yesterday, on Wednesday 13th, 2015, Crowdstrike announced information regarding a security vulnerability they had discovered in the floppy disk controller on QEMU. The vulnerability allows an attacker to escape the confinement of the Virtual Machine guest operating system and gain...

UpCloud’s New Support Site Published

We are glad to inform you that UpCloud’s Support documentation has been published today! The documentation covers basic usage of our service and many advanced features such as resizing storage, using a live-cd or a server image of your own....

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 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...

Antti Vilpponen joins UpCloud

Antti Vilpponen, the former CEO and co-founder of Northern Europe’s largest startup media ArcticStartup, has joined UpCloud as General Manager. Vilpponen will be in charge of commercial activities of the company as well as the expansion of international operations. Welcome on...

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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.