Amazon EC2 vs. DigitalOcean vs. Linode

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Description

What is Amazon EC2?

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale computing easier for developers.

What is DigitalOcean?

We take the complexities out of cloud hosting by offering blazing fast, on-demand SSD cloud servers, straightforward pricing, a simple API, and an easy-to-use control panel.

What is Linode?

Get a server running in minutes with your choice of Linux distro, resources, and node location.

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3131 Companies Using Amazon EC2
773 Companies Using DigitalOcean
122 Companies Using Linode

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What are some alternatives to Amazon EC2, DigitalOcean, and Linode?

  • Microsoft Azure - Integrated cloud services and infrastructure to support computing, database, analytics, mobile, and web scenarios.
  • Google Compute Engine - Run large-scale workloads on virtual machines hosted on Google's infrastructure.
  • Rackspace Cloud Servers - Powerful Linux and Windows servers in minutes
  • Scaleway - BareMetal SSD cloud servers

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