Genesis Hosting Solutions is a leading provider of hosting solutions that are common for businesses of all sizes. Genesis does not focus on any particular vertical, but we have solutions from basic infrastructure hosting to the most critical infrastructure that requires the utmost security and reliability controls.
Genesis Public Cloud was founded in 1997.
It is headquartered in the USA.
It offers VPS, Storage and Networking hosting products.
This provider is related to Genesis VMs
Genesis VMs offers low price VPS billed monthly.
|Genesis Public Cloud plans specs and prices||Plans|
|Review Genesis Public Cloud plan grades in the Screener||Screener|
|Review CPU models found in Genesis Public Cloud trials||CPUs|
|Performance variations of Genesis Public Cloud VPS over the long term||Consistency|
Features not included in the VPS price are marked as missing below.
Genesis provides network layer DDoS protection and it also provides network protection with Fortinet's FortiGuard, which thwarts various other attacks, including blacklisted IP blocking. It also helps with anti-hammering.
Available for a fee. Stored in object storage for $0.01/GiB per month.
|SSH Keys Setup||Yes|
|Total Number of Datacenters||1|
|Number of Datacenter Continents||1|
Granular metrics are available via the OpenStack CLI, API, or SDK.
|Admin REST API||Yes|
|Upgrade VPS from admin console||Yes|
|Mobile Friendly UI||Yes|
|Accepted Forms of Payment||Credit cards|
|Hidden CPU Model||No|
Security groups can be configured through the OpenStack CLI or through the UI.
"Powered-off (shut down) VM resources (CPU and Memory) have no cost": https://genesishosting.com/genesis_public_cloud_vm_pricing_table.html
In addition to features included in VPS plans, Genesis Public Cloud 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||Private network|
For each Genesis Public Cloud VPS trial, we measured how long it took to provision the server from the moment it was ordered to the moment it accepted SSH connections.
See also VPS provisioning times for all providers.
|Average Provisioning Time||Min Provisioning Time||Max Provisioning Time||Number of VPS Samples|
For a comparison of storage features and prices from all providers, please check the Cloud Storage Prices page.
|Storage Type||Price / GB / month||Description||Restriction|
gp1: General Purpose (3k IOPS max / 0.5GiB/sec max)
|1GiB min / 4TiB max|
gp2: General Purpose (3 IOPS/GiB, 50k IOPS and 10 Million IO burst, 300 IOPS min / 3k IOPS max)
|10GiB min size / 4TiB max|
gp3: General Purpose (6 IOPS/GiB, 100k IOPS and 20 Million IO burst, 600 IOPS min / 6k IOPS max)
|10GiB min / 4TiB max|
S3 and Swift compatible. Triple replication. No additional cost for bandwidth and traffic.
Genesis Public Cloud has backups for $0.01/GiB/month and compresses, then stores, the backups onto object storage.
These are the network bandwidth prices charged by Genesis Public Cloud for outbound transfers from VPS to the internet.
For a comparison of bandwidth prices from all providers, go to the Network Bandwitdh Prices page.
|Description||Price / GB|
Pricing model: Allowance Then Charged (the provider gives a free bandwidth allowance with each server. Bandwidth above the free allowance is charged by the provider.)Free allowance: 0 GB / month (for a 2 core 4GB instance or closest available)
Transfer pool: nohttps://genesishosting.com/genesis_public_cloud_vm_pricing_table.html#network
Web Server Optimized
Affordable line of servers featuring EPYC 7502P with 2GB RAM and 100GB local SSD storage for each vCPU.
C6s instances all feature Xeon E-2288G CPUs with 4GB storage for each core.
C5 server all feature dedicated Xeon 6154 CPU cores with 4GB RAM for each CPU core
|c5s.2xlarge (Off rankings)||4||16.0GB||$50.00|
Web Server Optimized
EPYC 7702P CPUs with 2GB RAM for each core.
|w6as.large (Off rankings)||1||2.0GB||$24.60|
|w6as.xlarge (Off rankings)||2||4.0GB||$41.00|