Bringing high performance to containers and microservices with

  • June 2, 2016

Here at UpCloud, we talk about performance every single day and for the last several years, we have put a lot of hard work into developing our in-house storage technology; MaxIOPS. We think it brings a whole new level of performance and reliability to cloud services and our customers seem to agree with us!

So when we met the people at Kontena and saw what they were working on, we thought this could be something that would work really great together: UpClouds unrivaled performance and reliability thanks to our distributed, low latency and fault-tolerant infrastructure with Kontenas developer-friendly and easy-to-use containers & microservices platform running on top.

Kontena quickly added support for deploying and managing containers with UpCloud, using our fully featured but simple to use API, and today we are very happy to announce our partnership with them!

Kontena has developed a really developer-friendly container and microservices platform, which allows anyone deploy and manage containerized apps at any scale. It’s completely open source and includes all components required to manage applications and services at scale with ease: Multi-AZ deployments, load balancers, a secure vault for storing secrets and a lot more.

So we thought, why not team up and bring this great combo of services to everybody? We just launched a new exciting offer, where you can get to try out UpCloud and Kontena – completely for free.

Head over to our partner page and get started!

You will instantly get $25 on us, which should last you between 2-4 weeks depending on the instances you deploy. That should allow you to test everything out on your own accord.

We are very eager to hear your thoughts! Let us know what you think on Twitter!