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ProfitBricks Cloud Cost Calculator for Transparent Pricing

Cloud Cost Calculator

ProfitBricks has launched the Virtual Data Center Calculator, a cloud cost calculator based on our flexible, price/performance-leading IaaS solution. Organizations in the cloud and managed service providers (MSPs) may use it to accurately calculate costs for specific cloud requirements. It enables users to create multiple data centers for separate roles or clients, or simply experiment with different values to explore infinite options. […]

Cloud Case Study: AlwaysOnVacation Saves 50%, Achieves Consistent High Performance

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ProfitBricks has published a new cloud case study to tell the story of our relationship with holiday rental platform AlwaysOnVacation. In competitive verticals, such as travel, website and application performance is critical for traffic levels, engagement and conversions. ProfitBricks champions this need for low latency and zero downtime, using our specifically developed IaaS cloud solution and high performance InfiniBand technology. […]

Top 49 2015 Cloud Conferences and Expos in the U.S.

CIO Cloud Summit

2015 may have just started, but dozens of technology companies are gearing up for their cloud conferences and expos that will take place throughout the year across the United States. From exploring how cloud-based technology affects business and communication, to understanding security in the age of the cloud, the topics at this year’s cloud conferences and events are sure to be […]

Increase Your Cost Savings with DevOps and IaaS

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DevOps – it’s a term to describe collaboration between your development and operations teams, yes, but is it also directly cutting costs for companies’ efforts to keep up in an increasingly hectic application-related business environment? A recent research paper commissioned by CA Technologies and conducted by Vanson Bourne says yes. In a survey in late 2014 spread across financial, healthcare, retail, […]

Cloud Performance Testing: ProfitBricks Supports Academic Research

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ProfitBricks is proud to support applied research in cloud computing and cloud performance testing in order to further the cloud community’s knowledge and understanding. Professor Tai is a researcher who focuses on cutting-edge issues in the field of cloud computing at the Technical University (TU) of Berlin. Formerly he worked at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and in 2014 his research […]

Load Balancing and Failover Cloud Solution at ProfitBricks Part 1

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Here at ProfitBricks, our SLA guarantees a 99.95% availability for hardware, networks and data for our customers on our hosted systems. Customers can enhance their availability by ensuring they have two machines, one in each fire zone. This post is part of a series that demonstrates how to leverage the power of a load balancing to create a failover cloud solution. For […]

45 of the Top Source Code Repository Hosts

Bitbucket

Anyone who writes a large amount of code knows that being able to archive this code in a source code repository host saves an abundance of time and energy. Snippets and patches of code are more safely stored, and more easily retrieved later on, when everything is kept in a source code repository host. It’s especially helpful when those hosts […]