VPS news

2023/12/16 Benchmark was added for free server of Vultr[Detail]
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

2022/8/16 Updated all benchmark result of UpCloud[Detail]
2022/8/8 Updated all benchmark result of Linode[Detail]
2022/7/29 UpCloud[Detail] now supports live spec change of the server.
2022/7/01 DigitalOcean[Detail]’s price increased 20% and I reflected the change to the list. Basic Memory 0.5GB instance is added as new server spec type.
2022/5/17 Vultr[Detail] now supports HDD(not SSD) for block storage, which is cheapest in Comparison list of block storage.
2022/5/17 I added new benchmark for new server types for Vultr[Detail].
2022/05/06 DBaaS of Linode[Detail] becomes generally available.
2022/02/16 Akamai bought Linode[Detail], which will strengthen coverage of service&captial
2022/01/21 Linode[Detail] started offering NVMe for block storage, so I updated benchmark of Block storage comparison
2022/01/13 Linode[Detail] started offering DbaaS(MySQL/PostgreSQL/Redist/MongoDB) as beta version
2022/01/08 CPU info is updated due to change of DigitalOcean[Detail]’s Basic Regular CPU & Linode[Detail]
2021/9/30 DigitalOcean[Detail] started supporting wild card SSL certificates on load balancer.
2021/9/29 Upcloud[Detail] doubled limitation of block storage. So you can attach 7 x 4TB = 28TB to server. I reflected the change to Block storage comparison list.
2021/9/26 Added benchmark of Baremetal server whose vCPU is 8 and 48 for Vultr[Detail]. Total CPU Score of vCPU x 48 is best among all VPS
2021/9/25 Vultr[Detail] will start charing for storage of snapshot. $0.05/GB. Sweden DC is newly opened.
2021/9/12 DigitalOcean[Detail] baught Nimbella which is offering serverless functions.
2021/9/4 Data transfer between Vultr[Detail] and Object Storage service BackBlaze becomes free due to their alliance.
2021/08/03 Vultr[Detail] added cheaper Baremetal plan. Comparison list and Detail was updated.
2021/06/23 Vultr[Detail] renewed Baremetal’s plan. Benchmark is updated. Performance is good in terms of ROI.
2021/06/16 Upcloud[Detail] added Managed databsase(DBaaS) for MySQL&PostgreSQL.
2021/02/26 Vultr‘s additional block storage is avalialbe as NVMe in LA DC. Updated Comparison of block/file storage. You can filter VPS list by NVMe now.
2021/02/24 DigitalOcean added Premium CPU (AMD/Intel) for Basic plan, so I added benchmark for them
2021/02/02 Added article “How to switch to AlmaLinux from CentOS(RHE’s clone)
2020/12/11 DigitalOcean added more options for load balancer to increase capacity. I reflected the change to Digital Ocean’s explanation
2020/12/04 I encountered AMD EPYC 7542 whose performance is excellent for Linode‘s cheapest plan “nanode”. So I took benchmark&reflected the result to the list.
2020/11/14 DigitalOcean released Storage optimized plan. Benchmark result is reflected to the list(Please filter by “Storage Optimized”)
2020/11/14 Added keyword filtering functions for VPS list
2020/10/22 Upcloud opened Madrid DC&started Object Storage. I updated Object Storage comparison&UpCloud’s introduction
2020/09/28 Added explanation to checkboxes for filtering, which can be read by mouse over or clicking
2020/09/18 Links to Detailed explanation of each VPS are added to the list. Selected sorting is saved now for the list.
2020/08/05 I made CPU info shown in benchmark list to make easy to understand meaning of benchmark
2020/07/24 Upcloud opened New York DC. All servers have AMD whose performance is great. Updated UpCloud’s introduction
2020/07/12 Upcloud introduced new CPU of AMD, so I reflected the result to CPU list of VPS
2020/07/06 Linode added CPU50/56/64 plan, so I added benchmark for them. New CPU is encountered in Dedicated 50 CPU plan, so I reflected it to CPU list of VPS
2020/06/06 Linode has started using AMD EPYC 7601 as CPU&it’s most frequently provided CPU now. I updated CPU list of VPS&Benchmark result of Linode
Upcloud tripled HDD speed. Disk writing speed for all external disks is added to Comparison of external disks
Added article “Benchmark of performance degradation by Docker’s overhead with knowhow of installation&usage of docker
Created VPS list for Windows sorted by benchmark
Linode started providing Kubernetes(k8s) as General Availability. I reflected the change to Linode’s explanation.
Vultr started South Korea’s Data Center. I added Vultr’s Data center list to Vultr’s detailed explanation.
Added article MariaDB vs MySQL vs PostgreSQL: Flowchart to choose best RDB
DigitalOcean added VPC(Virtual Private Cloud) function. I added VPC as comparison item to VPS’s function list
Added filtering function for easy installation and added software list provided by the function
Added detailed explanation page of DigitalOcean, Linode, UpCloud and Vultr
Updated CPUs of VPS: How to judge whether it is good or not for new CPU of lightsail and improved list’s view and info
Added detailed explanation page of Aamazon Llightsail
– Added view for smartphone and more filtering functions like k8s, DBaaS, etc.
– Added free transfer info to VPS comparison list
Linode started providing DDoS protection for free. We updated VPS function’s list for it
Added Upcloud’s benchmark to the list
Added article “How to upgrade to CentOS 8.1 & use latest packages