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Browse and discover tutorials and guides on UpCloud products and services as well as popular technologies and our partners’ services.

How to scale Cloud Servers without shutdown using Hot Resize

Vertically scaling Cloud Servers is a convenient way to increase resources as your requirements grow. However, making changes to your server configuration usually requires a shutdown which in turn causes downtime to your services. Not so on UpCloud, introducing hot resize! Hot resize on UpCloud allows you to increase your Cloud Server resources while running. […]

Automation

UpCloud services

How to customise Managed Database properties

Managed Databases offer many benefits over manual maintenance such as ease of deployment, configuration and backups. However, while the default configurations are optimised according to the service plans, some aspects might not be ideal in specific use-cases. Therefore, we’ve exposed certain database properties for you to customise via the UpCloud API. Database configuration properties allow […]

Databases

Managed services

How to enable PostgreSQL connection pool using UpCloud API

PostgreSQL connection pool allows you to serve a large number of client connections to Managed Databases while reducing resource usage.

API

Databases

Managed services

How to configure Managed Databases using Terraform

Terraform offers a great way to build your cloud infrastructure as code from start to finish, including UpCloud Managed Databases!

Databases

Managed services

Terraform

Adding balance to UpCloud account

VAT and GST for international businesses

VAT/GST registered businesses should enter their VAT or GST Registration Number in their UpCloud billing details for the correct tax rate

Account

How to benchmark Managed Databases on UpCloud

Sysbench is a popular command-line tool for testing system performance. Here's how to use sysbench to benchmark Managed Databases on UpCloud.

Databases

Managed services

UpCloud Managed Databases

How to migrate MySQL DB to UpCloud Managed Databases

Eliminate the burden of maintenace by migrating your MySQL databases to UpCloud's Managed Databases painlessly with these few steps.

Databases

Managed services

How to deploy UpCloud Object Storage using Terraform

Terraform is able to manage your entire cloud infrastructure and here's how to configure UpCloud Object Storage using Terraform.

Managed services

Object Storage

Terraform

UpCloud Managed Databases

How to set up UpCloud Managed Databases

UpCloud Managed Databases is the turn-key solution to quickly deploying professional-grade databases without a worry about maintenance!

Databases

Managed services

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