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Amazon Competitor Joyent Thinks It Can Beat The Cloud Giant At Its Own Game

May 28th, 2013

Plus Joyent added more than 60 new options for its customers including 13 of the same offerings that Amazon sells. (In geek speak: it added new virtual server types, so customers can opt for a faster/pricier server, or a smaller/cheaper one, or one with more storage, etc.) Read More ›

Joyent Eyes AWS Customers with Pricing Plan Changes

May 28th, 2013

With its pricing models, Joyent has added one- and three-year reserved capacity pricing options. Using reserved capacity, customers can purchase the Joyent service with a one-time fee to receive a discount on hourly charges for the instance over the entire contract term. Read More ›

Joyent Matches Amazon Cloud Infrastructure Prices

May 24th, 2013

Joyent is actually increasing its virtual server selection with additional choices, 71 in all, to make its cloud service more attractive to customers. That means Joyent now has a match for AWS Store Eight Extra Large and AWS High-CPU Extra Large, along with many other options. Read More ›

Public cloud shakeup: VMware in, Dell out, and OpenStack in limbo?

May 24th, 2013

As for Joyent, which may be one of the most compelling cloud services that many people have not heard of, the company this week rolled out a major expansion of its offerings. It went from having 10 virtual machine instance types to now having 71 different combinations of compute and storage users can configure in its cloud. Read More ›

Joyent Expands Compute Product Line and Introduces Reserved Pricing

May 23rd, 2013

New Instance Types and Flexible Pricing Options Drive Cloud Costs Down San Francisco - (May 23, 2013) - Joyent, Inc., the high-performance cloud infrastructure company, today announced the immediate availability of a broad expansion of its elastic compute service product line as well as reserved pricing plans and globally consistent pricing, allowing customers more flexibility and control to optimize on their price to performance value. With its new end-to-end elastic compute service, Joyent… Read More ›