Vultr is a very good cloud-like VPS hosting, Its parent company is Choopa. Its main virtualization technology is KVM and all their node servers are using SSD. The same as DigitalOcean. In fact, many says Vultr is just a copy of DigitalOcean by different company.
Vultr has SSD-based cloud servers starting at $5/month in 14 cities around the globe. In addition to that, they currently offer services out of Los Angeles (CA, USA), Seattle(NJ, USA), Silicon Valley (CA, USA), New Jersey (NJ, USA), Dallas (TX, USA), Atlanta (GA, USA), Chicago (IL, USA), Miami (Florida,USA), New York(New Jersey,USA), London(UK), Amsterdam(Holland), Paris(Germany) ,Frankfurt(Germany) , Tokyo (Japan) and Sydney (Australia).
Contrary to some other “cloud” providers, Vultr offers you the option to deploy any distribution you like by uploading your own ISO, which gives this service a real nice edge. Vultr uses modern hardware with latest generation Intel CPU and pure SSD drives.
SSD KVM VPS
- 768MB RAM
- 1 CPU core
- 15GB SSD space
- 1TB bandwith
- 1Gbps uplink
- 1x IPv4 address
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Vultr accepts payments via Credit Cards and PayPal. Each instance comes with one IPv4 address, more IPv4 addresses are currently not available but may be in the future. IPv6 is also still under development. SMTP is blocked by default to prevent SPAM. To unblock SMTP you need to contact support and fill out an authorization form. For more information, read their FAQ. And as always, read their Terms of Service before ordering!
To test connectivity to all of their locations, please check this page: https://www.vultr.com/locations/