Press Releases


Sep 12, 2019

Linode Chooses Sydney as Next Stop in Global Expansion

SYDNEY, Sept. 12, 2019 — Linode, the world’s largest independent open cloud provider, will open their newest data center in Sydney, Australia later this year. The new data center will be Linode’s 11th worldwide and builds on the company’s recent global expansion to Toronto and Mumbai. Nearly half of Australia’s startup businesses are located in Sydney. In 2018, Australian public cloud spending was AU$4.6 […]

Jul 17, 2019

Linode Expands Global Data Center Network to India

MUMBAI, India, July 17, 2019 — Linode, the world’s largest independent open cloud provider, opened its newest data center today in Mumbai, India. The data center expands the company’s global footprint to one of the fastest growing developer and technology regions in the world. The new data center is Linode’s tenth worldwide. In launching its Mumbai data center, Linode offers […]

Jul 10, 2019

Linode Brings Commercial Grade GPUs to the Masses

PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2019 — Linode today launched new GPU-optimized cloud computing instances tailored specifically for developers and businesses requiring massive parallel computational power. The new instances are built on NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000 GPU cards with all three major types of processing cores (CUDA, Tensor, and Real-Time Ray Tracing) available to users. Linode is one of […]

Apr 30, 2019

Linode Opens Toronto Data Center

PHILADELPHIA, April 30, 2019 – Linode, the largest independent open cloud provider dedicated to developers, today announced the opening of its newest global data center in Toronto, Canada. The new datacenter is the company’s first in Canada and 10th worldwide, expanding Linode’s cloud footprint in North America and adding to a growing global network of localized […]

Feb 23, 2019

Linode wins Bronze Stevie® Award in 2019 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service

PHILADELPHIA, February 23, 2019 – Linode, the leading cloud for developers, was presented with a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year – Computer Services category in the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service last night. The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for […]

Feb 23, 2019

The Philadelphia Inquirer Names Linode a Winner of the Delaware Valley Top Workplaces 2019 Award

PHLADELPHIA, February 23, 2019 – Linode, the leading cloud for developers, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Philadelphia Inquirer. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace […]

Feb 6, 2019

Linode Expands Cloud Solutions For Developers, Launches Dedicated CPU Instances

Philadelphia, February 6, 2019 – Linode, the leading cloud for developers, today announced the release of its new Linux cloud instance type: Linode Dedicated CPU. Dedicated CPU provides a powerful infrastructure solution for CPU-intensive applications such as video encoding, machine learning and data analytics processing. Linode customers can now choose from a broader range of […]

Nov 21, 2016

Linode Opens Second Tokyo Datacenter

Galloway, NJ, November 21, 2016 – Cloud-hosting provider Linode has opened today a second datacenter in Tokyo, its third datacenter in Asia and ninth worldwide. Linode designed “Tokyo 2” to meet the growing needs of customers in the Asia-Pacific region, complementing existing datacenters in Tokyo and Singapore. Features of Linode’s Tokyo 2 datacenter include: Robust […]

Dec 17, 2015

Past Meets Future in Old City Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, December 17, 2015 – Linode, a leading provider of cloud hosting services, has purchased a 15,000-square-foot building in Old City Philadelphia as its newest corporate office. The neoclassical building, adjacent to the Betsy Ross House, was constructed in 1902 as the Union National Bank. Since then, the building housed the Corn Exchange National Bank […]

Aug 3, 2015

Linode launches Frankfurt Datacenter

GALLOWAY, August 3, 2015 – Strengthening its global presence and continuing to respond to customer demand, Linode, a leading provider of cloud-hosting services, has opened its newest datacenter in Frankfurt, Germany. Linode selected Frankfurt for its eighth datacenter because of the city’s central European location. More than a third of Europe’s Internet traffic travels through […]