News of Linode
2022/8/8 Updated all benchmark result of Linode[Detail]
2022/05/06 DBaaS of Linode becomes generally available.
2022/02/16 Akamai bought Linode, which will strengthen coverage of service&captial
2022/1/21 Linode started offering NVMe for block storage, so I updated benchmark of Block storage comparison
2022/1/13 Linode started offering DbaaS(MySQL/PostgreSQL/Redist/MongoDB) as beta version
2022/1/8 CUP info is updated due to change of DigitalOcean[Detail]’s Basic Regular CPU & Linode
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Features of Linode
Linode is one of the big VPS which is satisfying cloud hosting’s principals.
- Elasticity: You can dispose the server after creation of the server any time without losing money in vain
- Redundancy: You can keep serving the service even if 1 of the server goes down(LAN&LB are necessary)
- Extendable: You can scale up the server with data
Maximum amount of CPU and memory is relatively higher than others.
Biggest feature is free DDoS protection which is available in data centers.
Linode is enhancing its cloud function and now it is offering managed Kubernets(k8s) service which helps you to construct big system.
Plan and price of Linode
Nanode & Standard
RTX6000 GPU x1 is used on 06/May/2022.
Whether you use this one or not depends on location of data center.
Max concurrent connection is 10,000.
$10 will be charged.
Shared plan has much cheaper plan but if you choose same spec, the price is not so different between shared and dedicated plans.
Functions of Linode
Is your provided CPU good one or bad one?
There is performance difference among CPU.
You can check whether it is good one or bad one by checking CPU information.
If you get bad one, it may be better for you to destroy it and create new instance again.
When new CPU becomes available, you should consider to renew instance by taking snapshot of current instance and recreate new instance until you get best CPU.
CPU information for Linode is available at
CPU list of VPS
Benchmark result of Linode
2023/11/7 DigitalOcean[Detail] added DDoS protection. Linode[Detail] disabled new subscription to DBaaS service temorarily.
2023/11/5 Number of benchmarked course of DigitalOcean[Detail] reached 100 courses
2023/11/4 Added HighMemory, High CPU plan for UpCloud[Detail] and updated price based on Euro