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OVH vs Scaleway: What are the differences?

OVH: Dedicated infrastructure for your business. Hundreds of new servers are installed in our 12 datacenters everyday. For our clients, this guarantees bare-metal resources accessible in less than an hour, and the liberty to use it to rollout the software of their choice. The many functions available on our dedicated servers allow our clients to manage their infrastructure autonomously; Scaleway: BareMetal SSD cloud servers. Scaleway is the best platform to deploy BareMetal ARM & X64 SSD cloud servers. Enjoy a new cloud computing experience!.

OVH belongs to "Dedicated Cloud Hosting" category of the tech stack, while Scaleway can be primarily classified under "Cloud Hosting".

Some of the features offered by OVH are:

  • Delivery of servers in less than an hour 24/7/365
  • Full user control
  • Guaranteed bandwidth

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.

"Cost effective" is the top reason why over 51 developers like OVH, while over 26 developers mention "Scalable" as the leading cause for choosing Scaleway.

According to the StackShare community, OVH has a broader approval, being mentioned in 66 company stacks & 24 developers stacks; compared to Scaleway, which is listed in 16 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.

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Pros of OVH
Pros of Scaleway
  • 56
    Cost effective
  • 33
    Dedicated Hardware
  • 28
    DDoS Protection
  • 27
    Unmetered Bandwidth
  • 9
  • 6
    SSH root access
  • 4
  • 4
    Fast delivery
  • 4
    Low cost
  • 4
  • 4
    Own network
  • 1
    Ip address fail over support
  • 0
    Cons of OVH
  • 29
  • 25
  • 24
    Cost effective
  • 21
  • 13
    Open source
  • 12
    Arm architecture
  • 10
    Simple billing
  • 9
  • 8
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
    Additional SSD storage in demand
  • 2
    Static IP
  • 2
    Good at min money
  • 2
  • 1
    S3 compatible object storage
  • 1
    SSH access
  • 1
    Simple UI
  • 1
  • 1
    Local Networking
  • 1
  • 1
    Reserve IP
  • 1
    Image Snapshots
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
    Arch Linux
  • 1
    Alpine Linux
  • 1
  • 1
    Terraform integration

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Cons of OVH
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    What is OVH?

    OVHcloud is a global cloud provider that specialises in delivering industry-leading performance and cost-effective solutions to better manage, secure, and scale data. The group manages 30 data centres across 12 sites in 4 continents, man

    What is Scaleway?

    European cloud computing company proposing a complete & simple public cloud ecosystem, bare-metal servers & private datacenter infrastructures.

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