Linode, the hosting provider has chalked out a pricing plan for ten dollars per month for their Linux-powered server that consists of high-performance processors in addition to SSD storage. Cloud host Linode reduced its price rates and price range on the event of celebration of its 11th anniversary. Users and client companies can, from this instant can acquire hosting plans on the Linux-based servers which comes with SSD storage and starting at a price as low as ten dollars per month.
This low priced offering was been able to achieve by means of a forty five million upgrade of the infrastructure of Linode in the month of April 2014, which in turn brought the facility of SSD storage to the servers of this company, as well as other features which are more RAM Intel, superior network throughput and along with (INTC) Xeon E5 2680v2 Ivy Bridge processors.
The company comments on the new pricing scheme or option which Linode is advertizing as a new and higher level edge over the existing competition, in particular to Amazon Web Services which is under the organization of Amazon(AMZ) as well as Rackspace (RAX as the outcome of the market demand. One of the top most request of the clients were making a ten dollars plan over the last few years hence when Linode found out that the market response was positive and quite overwhelming then it thought that it is time too boost the performance and to bring out the new plan which the clients wanted for such a long time – the ten dollars plan, was said by Tom Asaro who is the COO of Linode.
Direct comparison between Linode with AWS and Rackspace is not possible or even feasible as the superior hosting options and the cloud plans which Linode has are quite different and new than the other companies. But it is quite a true statement that Linode surely opens new and better chances for administrative who are selecting high end features and hardware in their Linux-based servers.
It is as well a suggestion of Linode’s idea which is based on money that within the cloud hosting market in the present day, users are mainly interested in receiving a large amount services for the value of money they are giving, not considering the service provider. In the past, the business strategy of Linode was based on providing hosting with extras customized for PhotonVPS.com Linux VPS centric administrators who required things such as CLI management tools.