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The Alternative Cloud™

Savvy developers, SMBs, and service providers are drawn to the simplicity and price-performance of providers like Linode. Learn more about this growing category and how it may fit into your infrastructure strategy.

Higher Education and the Alternative Cloud

Higher Education and the Alternative Cloud

Learn how EdTech innovators use the alternative cloud providers to keep their institutions online and scale without worrying about contracts or unpredictable expenses.
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3 Things You Need to Know About the Rise of the Alternative Cloud
Mike Maney

3 Things You Need to Know About the Rise of the Alternative Cloud

Sep 16, 2021 by Mike Maney
In 451 Research's latest report, Liam Eagle examines what's driving growth and analyzes tools that enable better cloud workflows.
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Examining the Value and Opportunity in Alternative Clouds

Hyperscalers are not a fit for all cloud use cases. Alternative providers address other requirements by emphasizing simplicity, cost-effectiveness and ease of use.
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Cloud Provider Trust Research

Cloud Provider Trust Is Not an Issue. Until It Is.

The Cloud Provider Trust report from ClearPath Strategies details how devs balance performance and security with business practices and values.
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Beyond the “Big 3”: The Benefits of the Alternative Cloud

A Look Beyond the Big 3: The Role and Importance of Alternative Providers (Webinar)

Hosted by SK Ventures General Partner Eric Norlin, with participants Liam Eagle, research director at 451 Research, and Dr. KellyAnn Fitzpatrick, research analyst at Redmonk.

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Documenting the Alternative Cloud
Andy Stevens

Documenting the Alternative Cloud: Linode’s Take on Technical Documentation

Jul 7, 2021 by Andy Stevens
In this video with Redmonk's KellyAnn Fitzpatrick, we discuss how Linode makes documentation more accessible with a docs-as-code approach.
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A RedMonk Conversation: Documenting the Alternative Cloud

KellyAnn Fitzpatrick of RedMonk and Andy Stevens (Technical Content Manager, Linode) discuss the importance of documentation to cloud providers (especially alternative cloud providers like Linode). Also covered: the tools Linode uses for its docs-as-code approach to documentation; how to avoid docs sprawl; and tips for creating a better documentation experience.
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Examples of Cloud Scalability on Linode

Scaling Your Business With Linode

Five stories of how startups and small businesses were able to scale using Linode versus other cloud providers.
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Lower Costs and Less Competition: Why OTTs Should Consider Alternative Clouds
Linode

Lower Costs and Less Competition: Why OTTs Should Consider Alternative Clouds

May 26, 2021 by Linode
Alternatives to AWS, GCP, and Azure can be a better fit for streamers because they offer cloud essentials without the complexity and costs.
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Beyond the Hyperscalers: Questions About Alternative Cloud Providers, Answered
Mike Maney

Beyond the Hyperscalers: Questions About Alternative Cloud Providers, Answered

May 11, 2021 by Mike Maney
As alternatives to the hyperscale cloud players continue to gain traction, what do developers need to know about alternative cloud providers?
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Infrastructure on Demand and How the Alternative Cloud Benefits Developers
Mike Maney

How the Alternative Cloud Benefits Developers

May 4, 2021 by Mike Maney
From infrastructure on demand to new dev methods and custom solutions, here's how the alternative cloud benefits developers.
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Cloud Provider Checklist
Mike Maney

The Credible Alternative Cloud Provider Checklist:
6 Must-Have Capabilities

Apr 27, 2021 by Mike Maney
Discover six essential criteria required to be an alternative cloud provider in this cloud provider checklist.
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