VPS news


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)


12/11 DigitalOcean added more options for load balancer to increase capacity. I reflected the change to Digital Ocean’s explanation

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.

11/14 DigitalOcean released Storage optimized plan. Benchmark result is reflected to the list(Please filter by “Storage Optimized”)

11/14 Added keyword filtering functions for VPS list

10/22 Upcloud opened Madrid DC&started Object Storage. I updated Object Storage comparison&UpCloud’s introduction

09/28 Added explanation to checkboxes for filtering, which can be read by mouse over or clicking

09/18 Links to Detailed explanation of each VPS are added to the list. Selected sorting is saved now for the list.

08/05 I made CPU info shown in benchmark list to make easy to understand meaning of benchmark

07/24 Upcloud opened New York DC. All servers have AMD whose performance is great. Updated UpCloud’s introduction

07/12 Upcloud introduced new CPU of AMD, so I reflected the result to CPU list of VPS

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

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