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Our year in retrospect: UpCloud’s 2021 highlights

The past year kept us busy developing new features, forming exciting partnerships, and welcoming new talent to our continuously growing team at UpCloud. Luckily, even in the middle of the globally rocky circumstances, we were able to launch multiple services and therefore make things a bit simpler for our users, who, just like us, are […]

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We are dropping Sydney Cloud Server pricing by 33% to support even stronger growth in Australia

In March 2021, we announced the opening of AU-SYD1 in Sydney, our first data centre in Australia. After a successful launch, we want to make our Sydney data centre even more competitive and introduce more users to the world’s fastest cloud.  As a result, we are lowering the regional prices. Starting today, we offer the same […]

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How to prepare your eCommerce site for seasonal traffic spikes

Traffic spikes are coming – is your eCommerce site ready? Follow these 6 steps to prepare for seasonal sales with eCommerce optimisation in the cloud.

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Steve Midgley joins UpCloud as our new Chair of the Board

We’re extremely happy to announce that Steve Midgley has joined UpCloud as our new Board Chair. Steve brings a wealth of knowledge regarding the cloud infrastructure industry. After the €18 million investment that UpCloud secured at the beginning of 2020, his appointment is another part of our transformation towards becoming a partner of scaling and […]

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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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