Pay Less & Get More

We compared a middle sized SaaS app using 8 GB RAM for app containers, 4 GB RAM for database containers and 100 GB database storage on three leading cloud platforms.

$297
1 Month: $164 + $133 + $0
$1,094
1 Month: $750 + $219 + $125
$1,392
1 Month: $292 + $800 + $300
$3,564
1 Year: $297 * 12
$13,128
1 Year: $1,094 * 12
$16,704
1 Year: $1,392 * 12

We found that you can save $10,000 in just hosting costs by choosing Sourcevoid.

How did we compare?

While each service is a little different, we tried our best to put together a set or similar offerings from each provider. We tried to only use standard offerings where possible.

App Containers
$164
Sourcevoid Standard Containers
8 GB (2 * 4 GB RAM)
$750
Heroku Performance M Dynos
7.5 GB (3 * 2.5 GB RAM)
$292
App Service Standard Plan
7 GB (2 * 3.75 GB RAM)
Databases
$133
Sourcevoid MySQL Database
4 GB RAM, 100 GB storage
$219
JawsDB MySQL, Tiger Plan
4 GB RAM, 100 GB storage
$800
ClearDB MySQL Pro125
2.5 GB RAM, 125 GB storage
Support
$0
Standard Support
(Included)
$0
Standard Support
(Included)
$300
Standard Support
(Not Included)
Additional Fees
$0
No extra fees
$125
Logging Addon: Papertrail Liatorp
$0
(Bandwidth costs ignored)

We collected price information from respective companies homepages on 24/3 2017.

What about the fun parts?

Pricing aside, we think it's the platform differences where it gets really interesting. While nothing beats hands on experience, we tried to highlight a few ways Sourcevoid stands out.

Cloud Pools
Easy and secure grouping of apps and databases.
Private Networking
Private networking for apps and databases, zero config.
Always Encrypted
All traffic is always encrypted using HTTPS (TLS/SSL).
HTTP/2 & OCSP
Faster page loads with HTTP/2 and OCSP stapling.
Flexible Structure
Structure code your way, no strict file layouts.
Build Pipeline
Use native build tools in our automated build pipeline.
Container Storage
Independently scalable SSD persistent container storage.
Auto Compression
Automatic LZ4 compression of all you data.
MySQL
Low latency, fully integrated, no third parties required.
PostgreSQL
Low latency, fully integrated, no third parties required.
MongoDB
Low latency, fully integrated, no third parties required.
Languages
Officially supported programming languages.
14 8 5
Container Sizes
Max container sizes in GB RAM and accompanying CPU.
16 GB 14 GB 14 GB
Headquarters
Legal and corporate residence of provider.
Sweden USA USA
Parent Company
Sourcevoid is 100% independent and focused on our customers.
N/A Salesforce Microsoft
Infrastructure
Underlying hardware and data center provider.
Google AWS Azure

Sounds interesting? We encourage you to give Sourcevoid a try and tell us what you think!

Price information was collected from respective companies homepages on 24/3 2017. If you find that any pricing information is out of date please contact us and we will update it as soon as possible. Heroku services and addons used in comparison; Heroku Performance M Dynos (3 * 2.5 GB RAM), MySQL addon plan JawsDB MySQL ("Tiger Plan", 4 GB RAM, 100 GB storage), Logging addon Papertrail Liatorp. Microsoft Azure services used in comparison; App Service Standard Plan 7 GB (2 * 3.75 GB RAM), ClearDB MySQL Pro125 (2.5 GB RAM, 125 GB storage). Salesforce, Heroku, Microsoft, Microsoft Azure, Google, Amazon, Amazon AWS and their logos are trademarks owned by respective companies.

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