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UpCloud Managed Databases and how to make the most of them

The rapid transition of databases to the cloud, together with the challenges of database maintenance, has caused a massive demand for user-friendly managed services. To meet the demand, UpCloud launched Managed Databases – a scalable and fully automated database solution. But what was the project like, and what are the benefits of UpCloud Managed Databases? Let’s […]

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Comparing managed databases in the cloud: AWS vs. DigitalOcean vs. UpCloud

With the wide-scale migration of SMEs onto cloud infrastructure, managed services have become increasingly popular. They work as a natural extension to the offerings of Infrastructure-as-a-Service companies as a suite of services on a single platform. Cloud customers can look to further benefit from the expertise of their cloud provider by adopting managed services. But […]

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Vincent Seah: Fast response times show that a company cares about users 

Our Business Development Manager Vincent is responsible for users in the Asia-Pacific region. With a support background, he assists both our new and existing users with their business and development needs, ensuring that UpCloud’s platform helps them achieve their goals. What are the specifics of the cloud industry in the Asia-Pacific region? We can see […]

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Benefits of cloud hosting for website development

As a development company, you take responsibility not only for running your websites and applications but mainly for the flawless website performance you provide to your customers. When your websites are running on high performing servers, you see the results immediately in increased user traffic and better overall user experience. Let’s look at the biggest […]

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Timothy Ho: At UpCloud, we inject fun into everything we do

Timothy has been a part of UpCloud’s Singapore office for almost two years. As a Technical Support Specialist, he helps our users globally with various technical issues and questions related to our infrastructure. When you joined UpCloud, did you have any previous experience with cloud computing? In my previous company, I worked as a support […]

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How important cloud infrastructure resilience is to resellers

In the world of instant gratification, we expect every service to be always available. The success of on-demand streaming is a clear example of the trend, but the expectation of availability extends to other businesses as well. This highlights the importance of high availability, and by extent, infrastructure resilience. Luckily, when done right, cloud infrastructure […]

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How to choose the best platform for website development

For efficient website and application development, it is crucial to have stable and high performing servers providing a suitable environment to developers. Any technical issues will affect the development process negatively, slow down the flow of work and require additional resources. Recurring problems may seal the fate of many promising web businesses. On the other […]

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Antti Vilpponen: My door at UpCloud is always open

Antti Vilpponen became UpCloud’s CEO in 2014. Since then, the company has successfully grown from a start-up to the European leader in providing high-performance cloud hosting. How does Antti see the company and its users nowadays, and what makes him happy at work? What makes UpCloud stand out from the others? At UpCloud, we focus […]

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We’re welcoming our new Head of Sales Erik Rehn

We’re delighted to announce Erik Rehn joining UpCloud as our new Head of Sales. Erik will be a great addition to our global team leading UpCloud’s sales and business development strategy towards our key user segments among small and medium-sized businesses as well as looking for new market opportunities.  “Not all companies are able or […]

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