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UpCloud Support is now available 24/7, all year round!

We have been hard at work hiring new, great talent and continued accelerating our growth internationally. We recently opened new offices in both London and Singapore to increase our presence in those regions and with these new offices, we are one step closer to our goal of being available anywhere our users are. Today, we are proud to... View Article

Introducing the official UpCloud Go API client

We have always been dedicated to offering an extensive and powerful API to allow applications to integrate with the UpCloud services. The API can be accessed using any programming language with the necessary HTTP libraries but requires some experience to get going. To help kickstart a new line of integrated applications, we are excited to... View Article

Three lessons on recruiting that can make or break a startup

Guest post The writer Joakim Honkasalo is an entrepreneur and co-founder of the web application Pockethunt. Pockethunt connects professionals with employers and recruiters in a new fast way by combining anonymity with a twist of fun. Similarly to UpCloud, they are in a high-growth phase and with UpCloud’s high-performance infrastructure, they are unhindered in their... View Article

Benchmarking Apache Kafka with Aiven – Part 1: Write throughput (AWS vs Azure vs DigitalOcean vs Google Cloud vs UpCloud)

Guest post by Aiven.io Aiven.io is a next-generation managed cloud service hosting for your software infrastructure services. Their focus is ease of adoption, high fault resilience, customer’s peace of mind and advanced features at competitive price points. Aiven covers relational database requirements with our best-in-class PostgreSQL Database-as-a-service (DBaaS) and also supports various different types of... View Article

Introducing SG-SIN1: Singapore Data Center

Today, we are bringing our developer-driven cloud computing to a new region: Singapore! This will mark one of the several data centers we will be launching this year and it’s just the first sign of our accelerated international growth, enabled by our recent funding. (And we are already preparing the launch of another data center –... View Article

UpCloud secures €4 million for growth

We are incredibly excited to announce that we have secured €4 million to accelerate our growth and to further improve the products and services that our customers enjoy already today. The investment round was lead by Inventure, a leading Nordic venture capital company. This is an exciting time for UpCloud. We want to extend our... View Article