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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 Microsoft Azure?

Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. You can build applications using any language, tool or framework. And you can integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.

What is Linode?

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

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Why do developers choose Amazon EC2?
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    Why do developers choose Microsoft Azure?
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    Why do developers choose Linode?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Amazon EC2?
    Downsides of Amazon EC2?

    What are the cons of using Microsoft Azure?
    No Cons submitted yet for Microsoft Azure
    Downsides of Microsoft Azure?

    What are the cons of using Linode?
    No Cons submitted yet for Linode
    Downsides of Linode?

    Pricing

    How much does Amazon EC2 cost?
    Amazon EC2 Pricing
    How much does Microsoft Azure cost?
    Microsoft Azure Pricing
    How much does Linode cost?
    Linode Pricing

    Companies

    What companies use Amazon EC2?
    3217 companies on StackShare use Amazon EC2
    What companies use Microsoft Azure?
    405 companies on StackShare use Microsoft Azure
    What companies use Linode?
    123 companies on StackShare use Linode

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Amazon EC2?
    79 tools on StackShare integrate with Amazon EC2
    What tools integrate with Microsoft Azure?
    51 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft Azure
    What tools integrate with Linode?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Linode

    What are some alternatives to Amazon EC2, Microsoft Azure, and Linode?

    • DigitalOcean - Deploy an SSD cloud server in less than 55 seconds with a dedicated IP and root access.
    • 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

    See all alternatives to Amazon EC2

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