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Linode vs Scaleway: What are the differences?

Linode: Deploy and Manage Linux Virtual Servers in the Linode Cloud. Get a server running in minutes with your choice of Linux distro, resources, and node location; Scaleway: BareMetal SSD cloud servers. Scaleway is the best platform to deploy BareMetal ARM & X64 SSD cloud servers. Enjoy a new cloud computing experience!.

Linode and Scaleway belong to "Cloud Hosting" category of the tech stack.

Some of the features offered by Linode are:

  • Deploy multiple Linux distributions
  • Create Configuration Profiles which associate disk images and device nodes
  • Boot between configuration profiles

On the other hand, Scaleway provides the following key features:

  • A fantastic user experience that gives you the power to spawn your servers in two clicks.
  • Deploy dedicated SSD servers with constant and predictable performance in 44 seconds.
  • Uptime and response time guarantee for mission critical services backed by our 24x7 support team.

"Extremely reliable" is the top reason why over 97 developers like Linode, while over 26 developers mention "Scalable" as the leading cause for choosing Scaleway.

According to the StackShare community, Linode has a broader approval, being mentioned in 130 company stacks & 38 developers stacks; compared to Scaleway, which is listed in 16 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.

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What is Linode?

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

What is Scaleway?

Scaleway is the best platform to deploy BareMetal ARM & X64 SSD cloud servers. Enjoy a new cloud computing experience!

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    What are some alternatives to Linode and Scaleway?
    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.
    Vultr
    Strategically located in 16 datacenters around the globe and provides frictionless provisioning of public cloud, storage and single-tenant bare metal.
    Heroku
    Heroku is a cloud application platform – a new way of building and deploying web apps. Heroku lets app developers spend 100% of their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.
    WebFaction
    No need to spend hours installing and configuring the software, database and other tools. We have over 50 one-click installers in our control panel.
    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.
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    Web Developer
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    My primary OS is LINUX, Linode gives me everything I need in hosting service.

    Enough RAM for the price, high speed network and CPUs.

    How developers use Linode and Scaleway
    Avatar of SHOUTca.st
    SHOUTca.st uses ScalewayScaleway

    Used for Cast + DJ servers. As well as smaller servers for internal services.

    Avatar of Simon Bernier
    Simon Bernier uses LinodeLinode

    One production linode, and a staging linode that I turn on when I need it.

    Avatar of Val Neekman
    Val Neekman uses LinodeLinode

    Linode is used for load balancer, web server, database server etc.

    Avatar of 4 All Digital ltd
    4 All Digital ltd uses LinodeLinode

    Linux images for hosting docker

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    Hund uses ScalewayScaleway

    Alternative hosting provider.

    Avatar of TOMIS
    TOMIS uses LinodeLinode

    Hardware for our servers

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    dotmos uses LinodeLinode

    Hosts our HTTP servers.

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    Jacobsen og Svart uses ScalewayScaleway

    VPS hosting provider

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