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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.

What is Rackspace Cloud Servers?

Cloud Servers is based on OpenStack, the open and scalable operating system for building public and private clouds. With the open cloud, you get reliable cloud hosting, without locking your data into one proprietary platform.

What is HP Cloud Compute?

Now backed by an industry-leading Service Level Agreement, HP Cloud Compute delivers reliable computing resources to handle your production workloads. Configure and scale your capacity in an open cloud environment. With HP Cloud Compute, you gain control over your workloads while only paying for the resources you actually use.

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    What companies use Google Compute Engine?
    455 companies on StackShare use Google Compute Engine
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    108 companies on StackShare use Rackspace Cloud Servers
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    Integrations

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    41 tools on StackShare integrate with Google Compute Engine
    What tools integrate with Rackspace Cloud Servers?
    32 tools on StackShare integrate with Rackspace Cloud Servers
    What tools integrate with HP Cloud Compute?
    11 tools on StackShare integrate with HP Cloud Compute

    What are some alternatives to Google Compute Engine, Rackspace Cloud Servers, and HP Cloud Compute?

    • Amazon EC2 - Scalable, pay-as-you-go compute capacity in the cloud.
    • DigitalOcean - Deploy an SSD cloud server in less than 55 seconds with a dedicated IP and root access.
    • Microsoft Azure - Integrated cloud services and infrastructure to support computing, database, analytics, mobile, and web scenarios.
    • Linode - Deploy and Manage Linux Virtual Servers in the Linode Cloud.

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