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side-by-side comparison of Nexcess vs. UpCloud
based on preference data from user reviews. Nexcess rates 3.0/5 stars with 11 reviews. By contrast, UpCloud rates 4.1/5 stars with 16 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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3.0 out of 5
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4.1 out of 5
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Nexcess
Nexcess
UpCloud
UpCloud
Market Segments
Nexcess
Nexcess
Small-Business (60.0% of reviews)
UpCloud
UpCloud
Small-Business (93.8% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Nexcess
Nexcess
$0 14 days
UpCloud
UpCloud
$5 per month

Nexcess vs UpCloud

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found UpCloud easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with UpCloud overall.

  • Reviewers felt that UpCloud meets the needs of their business better than Nexcess.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that UpCloud is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of UpCloud over Nexcess.
Categories
Shared Categories
Nexcess
Nexcess
UpCloud
UpCloud
Nexcess and UpCloud are categorized as Virtual Private Servers (VPS)
Unique Categories
Nexcess
Nexcess is categorized as Managed Hosting and Web Hosting
UpCloud
UpCloud has no unique categories
Pricing
Nexcess
Nexcess Pricing
Free Trials
$014 days
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Starting at $49per month
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Starting at $19 per month
Free Trial
UpCloud
UpCloud Pricing
$5 per month
$5per month
$10 per month
$10per month
$20 per month
$20per month
$40 per month
$40per month
$80 per month
$80per month
Free Trial
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Nexcess
Nexcess
6.5
Responses: 9
UpCloud
UpCloud
7.9
Responses: 15
Ease of Use
Nexcess
Nexcess
6.5
Responses: 10
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.4
Responses: 15
Ease of Setup
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.6
Responses: 7
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.8
Responses: 10
Ease of Admin
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.1
Responses: 7
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.3
Responses: 10
Quality of Support
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.0
Responses: 10
UpCloud
UpCloud
7.9
Responses: 15
Ease of Doing Business With
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.3
Responses: 7
UpCloud
UpCloud
9.0
Responses: 10
Product Direction (% positive)
Nexcess
Nexcess
2.7
Responses: 8
UpCloud
UpCloud
7.7
Responses: 15
Features
Hosting Management
Storage Limits
Nexcess
Nexcess
9.0
Responses: 5
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.6
Responses: 11
Bandwidth Allowance
Nexcess
Nexcess
8.0
Responses: 5
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.6
Responses: 11
Email Hosting
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
Not enough data available
Control Panel Integration
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.3
Responses: 5
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.1
Responses: 8
CMS Support
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
Not enough data available
Web Framework Support
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
6.7
Responses: 7
E-Commerce Integration
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
Not enough data available
File Management
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.3
Responses: 7
Database Support
Nexcess
Nexcess
7.3
Responses: 5
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.0
Responses: 5
Security Tools
Nexcess
Nexcess
Not enough data available
UpCloud
UpCloud
8.8
Responses: 8
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Nexcess and UpCloud were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Nexcess
Nexcess
60.0%
UpCloud
UpCloud
93.8%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Nexcess
Nexcess
40.0%
UpCloud
UpCloud
6.3%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Nexcess
Nexcess
0%
UpCloud
UpCloud
0%
Reviewers' Industry
Nexcess
Nexcess Industry
Internet
30.0%
Retail
20.0%
Sporting Goods
10.0%
Marketing and Advertising
10.0%
Industrial Automation
10.0%
Other
20.0%
UpCloud
UpCloud Industry
Information Technology and Services
43.8%
Computer Software
18.8%
Internet
12.5%
Retail
6.3%
Research
6.3%
Other
12.5%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Nexcess
Darrell W.
Administrator in Retail

Customer support is always available and ready to help. Even in the dead of night. They are always helpful and engaging.

UpCloud
Antti Viljami K.
User in Information Technology and Services

The Upcloud management user interface is very easy to use. Servers spin up quickly with up-to-date pre-configured OS disk images. MaxIOPS for storage is absolutely terrific for its incredible speed.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Nexcess
Arik B.
Administrator in Internet

Performances. Their servers was very slow compared to Rackspace's one. Also they tried to force me to stay for a second year when the contract was for only one

UpCloud
Shirleyson K.
Administrator in Computer Software

The invoicing is So complicated when compared to digital ocean or linode, Their pricing model are more like amazon then a cloud server company. The Billing method is Prepaid, with a very scary email sent almost daily. Something like, Your balance will...

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