Virtual Private Server Hosting in the Cloud

Virtual Private Server (VPS) Hosting VPS Cloud Hosting with CloudSigma Virtual Private Server hosting is designed to give a much greater level of control over your server compared with shared hosting. CloudSigma offers the cloud computing equivalent of VPS hosting in the form of its unique cloud servers that don’t share software resources at all. Choose high performance cloud servers …

Dedicated Server Hosting

Dedicated Server Hosting with CloudSigma Dedicated server hosting is characterised by full control of the server by the customer without limitations on software, networking etc. CloudSigma offers the cloud equivalent of dedicated server hosting in the form of its unique cloud servers that don’t share software resources. Discover high performance cloud servers and leave traditional dedicated server hosting (and Virtual …

Windows Cloud Hosting

Windows Servers in the Cloud from CloudSigma Run Microsoft Windows Server products on our cloud servers. Benefit from a free trial period then purchase a Microsoft server license through our integrated system or use your own existing license key. Choose from a selection of pre-installed Windows cloud servers or install a new server OS from an install CD. You will …

Linux Cloud Computing & Hosting, Cloud Servers for Linux: Red Hat, Fedora, Ubuntu, CentOS

Linux Cloud Servers from CloudSigma Instantly flexible Linux cloud servers. Run any Linux distribution you like or choose a pre-installed Linux cloud server with Fedora, Red Hat, CentOS and Ubuntu all available. Experience full root control without shared software resources and compile and run any kernel you wish. Discover high performance cloud servers and leave traditional Linux Virtual Private Server …

CloudSigma goes live with world's first full in-browser VNC access to its cloud servers

Zürich, Tuesday 31 August 2010 CloudSigma AG, a leading European provider of cloud servers is pleased to announce the launch of the world’s first in-browser VNC client. By combining a number of technological innovations such as HTML5 with its own priorietary processes, the company has been able to deploy in-browser VNC access making management and control of its cloud servers …

Benchmarking cloud servers: A Cloud Computing Insider's Guide

Many new customers when they start using CloudSigma want to test the performance; they are often looking to compare performance results between clouds and their own infrastructure and that makes sense. A straight price comparison by resource doesn’t tell anything like the whole story; what really matters is the end result, how much does it cost to achieve a specific …

European cloud player CloudSigma launches first FTP Physical-to-Virtual (P2V) gateway

Zürich, Monday 26 July 2010 CloudSigma AG is pleased to announce the launch of its unique FTP Physical-to-Virtual (P2V) gateway. All customers of CloudSigma will now have the ability to transfer whole disk images directly into and out of the cloud via FTP. This directly addresses two key concerns of cloud computing users. Firstly the difficulty in transitioning from physical …

AppFirst Selected by CloudSigma as Cloud Monitoring Solution

New York, Monday 2 August 2010 AppFirst, the only provider of real-time, proactive monitoring solutions, today announces its selection as CloudSigma’s cloud monitoring solution. The company delivers the first Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based application aware infrastructure performance monitoring solution that provides unique visibility into an entire application – regardless of language, application type or location (cloud, physical or virtual servers). The AppFirst …

One API to Rule Them All

Ever since I joined CloudSigma there has been lively discussion of creating standards for cloud computing and within the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) sector. There does seem to be precious little discussion regarding what a standard is actually meant to achieve, whether a standard is really desirable (read more below) or whether it is the the best way to achieve those ends. …

IaaS: The S stands for Service not Software!

I call CloudSigma a pure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) company but what exactly do I mean by that? Well, I feel our platform is much closer to the true understanding of what IaaS should actually offer its customers in relation to control, flexibility and the direct relationship between usage and cost. I’m aiming to set out in this post how we feel …