CloudSigma VPS Review

CloudSigma


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CloudSigma was founded in 2009.
It is headquartered in Switzerland.
It employs 50 people.
It offers VPS, Storage and Networking hosting products.

It has datacenters in:
  • Australia
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Philippines
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Switzerland
  • United States

Features and Usability

Features not included in the VPS price are marked as missing below.

Feature Value Comment
Hourly Billing  Yes
DDOS Protection  Yes
Backups  No
Control Panel  Custom
SSH Keys Setup  Yes
Total Number of Datacenters  13
Number of Datacenter Continents  3
Monitoring Charts  No
Admin REST API  Yes
Upgrade VPS from admin console  Yes
Mobile Friendly UI  Yes
Reverse DNS  No
Accepted Forms of Payment  Credit cards, Paypal, Bank transfer
Hidden CPU Model  No
Affiliate Program  No
Firewall  No

In VPSBenchmark's opinion

Feature Value Comment
UI Friendliness 
Quality of Service 
  • Restarting the server resets its IP address.
  • Once your account is assigned to a data center, it seem impossible to create a server in a different datacenter.
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CloudSigma Extra Services

In addition to features included in the VPS plan, CloudSigma also offers the following services (possibly for a fee):

Backups   Block storage   Object storage Load balancer Floating IP addresses  
Team Management   Managed databases Serverless DDoS protection   Kubernetes
GPU instances

VPS Instance Provisioning Time

For each CloudSigma VPS trial, we measured how long it took to provision the server.

See also VPS provisioning times for all providers.

Average Provisioning Time Min Provisioning Time Max Provisioning Time Number of VPS Samples
11s 10s 12s 2

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CloudSigma Plans


Plan Specifications

URL https://www.cloudsigma.com/pricing/
Price per month $10.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 50
Num Cores 1
Memory GB 1.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 5000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance and remote timing tests. Grade A is best, grade F is worst.

Follow the letter links to find the test results backing the grade.

More details about grades calculation

Overall Score: 47

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
E E D B C
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Note: A low grade on a low price VPS does not necessarily mean the VPS is underperforming, the server may still perform better than other servers at the same price. Use the Price Weighted Grades or the Best VPS 2020 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.


Performance Test Results

We conducted 6 different types of tests during the latest trial for CloudSigma - Small-2. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the Small-2 plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the Small-2 plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Mar 25 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 6148 CPU @ 2.40GHz Virginia, USA D

Plan Specifications

URL https://www.cloudsigma.com/pricing/
Price per month $32.21
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Surcharge
The on-demand price for this plan is $54.72/month, which is 69% more expensive than the monthly price.
The surcharge does not apply if the VPS is used for 30 days or more.
Disk GB 60
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 4.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 5000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance and remote timing tests. Grade A is best, grade F is worst.

Follow the letter links to find the test results backing the grade.

More details about grades calculation

Overall Score: 52

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
D D D B C
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Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for CloudSigma - Medium-2. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the Medium-2 plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the Medium-2 plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Sep 06 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 6148 CPU @ 2.40GHz San Jose, California, USA C

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