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Linode and Other Alternative Cloud Providers Outperform AWS, Azure and GCP in NVMe Benchmarking Analysis

Nov 5, 2021
Study conducted by Cloud Spectator Shows Linode’s latest NVMe-based Block Storage offering outperformed the next closest provider by 30% PHILADELPHIA, November 5, 2021 — A study conducted by Cloud Spectator and released by Linode reports that NVMe-based block storage from alternative cloud providers consistently outperforms offerings from Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP) […]

Tailored to the Needs of Smaller and Mid-Market Resellers, Linode Partner Program Booms in 2021, Adding More Than 150 New Members

Nov 2, 2021
The Linode Partner Program added new features this year, avoiding the tactics favored by large hyperscalers that foster adversarial relationships with partners. PHILADELPHIA, November 2, 2021— CHANNEL PARTNERS CONFERENCE & EXPO — Alternative cloud provider Linode added more than 150 new participants in its Linode Partner Program since the beginning of 2021, driven by predictable […]
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Linode Launches Rise Startup Program to Provide Cloud Infrastructure to Pre- and Early-Revenue Startups

Sep 29, 2021
Linode today launched Rise, a startup program built to give bootstrapped and venture capital-backed startups an escape from the trappings of free infrastructure credits.
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Linode Goes All In on NVMe Block Storage

Sep 22, 2021
Cloud Spectator benchmarks reveal Linode NVMe storage outperforms DigitalOcean, AWS and Azure PHILADELPHIA, September 22, 2021 — Linode is rolling out faster, better performing, and more reliable NVMe (non-volatile memory express) storage across its entire block storage fleet. The rollout kicks off in the company’s Atlanta data center, with the remainder of its global network […]
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Study: Trust in Cloud Providers Is Not An Issue With Developers, Until It Is

Aug 11, 2021
Survey shows developers equate performance and security of smaller hyperscalers to larger providers, but smaller players also offer added benefits.
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Linode Announces Joseph Zhou as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Jul 14, 2021
Alternative cloud provider strengthens leadership team and launches two network security services as independent developers, small businesses, and managed service providers seek greater choice in cloud computing services PHILADELPHIA, JULY 14, 2021 — Linode, the world’s largest independent cloud computing infrastructure provider, appointed Joseph Zhou as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Zhou will lead all […]

Linode Names William Charnock as CTO

Jul 7, 2021
Charnock brings nearly two decades of experience leading technical teams and scaling infrastructure across a range of startups and global organizations, including as CTO at StackPath PHILADELPHIA, JULY 7, 2021 — Linode, the world’s largest independent cloud computing infrastructure provider, appointed Will Charnock as Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. Charnock will lead Linode’s engineering […]
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Linode Ranked #14 on List of Philadelphia Tech Employers

Apr 20, 2021
The Philadelphia Business Journal ranked Linode as the 14th largest technology employer by number of employees in the Philadelphia region. Want to work with us? Check out the open positions on our career page.
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Cloud Spectator Cloud CPU Benchmarking Report Finds AMD Ahead Of Intel

Mar 16, 2021
PHILADELPHIA, MARCH 16, 2021 — Alternative cloud computing provider Linode today released the latest report from Cloud Spectator revealing benchmarking data for cloud computing virtual machines (VMs) across Alibaba, Amazon Web Services (AWS), DigitalOcean, Google Cloud Platform, Linode and Microsoft Azure. The report compares similar cloud services from each company to show what customers should […]

Linode Honored with 2021 People’s Choice Stevie® Award for Favorite Customer Service

Mar 10, 2021
Linode voted favorite provider of customer service in computer services in 2021 People’s Choice Stevie® Awards for Favorite Customer Service.

Linode Supports Developer Innovation With Marketplace Expansion

Mar 10, 2021
New additions to Linode Marketplace demonstrate commitment to developer success PHILADELPHIA, March 10, 2021 — Alternative cloud computing provider Linode announced that it added 15 new pre-built applications and services to the Linode Marketplace for One-Click Apps in the first quarter of 2021.  The Linode Marketplace is a platform for independent developers and small businesses […]
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Linode Expands Commitment to APAC Users With Addition of GPU Instances to Singapore Data Center

Feb 9, 2021
Availability of Linode’s virtual machine GPU instances in Singapore gives growing APAC customer base a cost-competitive alternative to hyperscale cloud providers in the region PHILADELPHIA, February 9, 2021 — Alternative cloud provider Linode is expanding services to its fast-growing APAC customer base by adding GPU instances to its Singapore data center. The new capability gives […]