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Description

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 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 Google Compute Engine?

Google Compute Engine is a service that provides virtual machines that run on Google infrastructure. Google Compute Engine offers scale, performance, and value that allows you to easily launch large compute clusters on Google's infrastructure. There are no upfront investments and you can run up to thousands of virtual CPUs on a system that has been designed from the ground up to be fast, and to offer strong consistency of performance.

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    Cons

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    What are the cons of using Microsoft Azure?
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    Pricing

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    Companies

    What companies use DigitalOcean?
    816 companies on StackShare use DigitalOcean
    What companies use Microsoft Azure?
    419 companies on StackShare use Microsoft Azure
    What companies use Google Compute Engine?
    469 companies on StackShare use Google Compute Engine

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with DigitalOcean?
    29 tools on StackShare integrate with DigitalOcean
    What tools integrate with Microsoft Azure?
    51 tools on StackShare integrate with Microsoft Azure
    What tools integrate with Google Compute Engine?
    41 tools on StackShare integrate with Google Compute Engine

    What are some alternatives to DigitalOcean, Microsoft Azure, and Google Compute Engine?

    • Amazon EC2 - Scalable, pay-as-you-go compute capacity in the cloud.
    • Linode - Deploy and Manage Linux Virtual Servers in the Linode Cloud.
    • Rackspace Cloud Servers - Powerful Linux and Windows servers in minutes
    • Scaleway - BareMetal SSD cloud servers

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