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

Docker Swarm vs. Kubernetes: Comparison of the Two Giants in Container Orchestration

Containers have become popular thanks to their focus on consistency across platforms from development to production. The rise in interest to containers has in turn brought in higher demands for their deployment and management. The need for better control attracted a number of software options as solutions for container orchestration, which allows for abstraction of individual... View Article

How Kubernetes is changing the DevOps space

DevOps solve the most important business problem of our generation, how organizations make the transition from good to great. Gene Kim, Tripwire founder and a DevOps advocate Thanks to DevOps, high IT-performing businesses are more agile and reliable. With businesses dealing with growing and urgent needs along with stable IT services, DevOps are relied upon... View Article

The Rise of CoreOS

Server orientated operating systems call for efficiency and reliability, and while minimalistic options exist, most of the server variants of the popular Linux distributions still carry around features not everyone is going to want. Enter CoreOS — an open source specialised operating system that utilises Linux containers providing similar benefits to virtual machines, but with a... View Article