Cloud Computing & Object Storage

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Take your applications online with simple bills: hourly pricing and monthly discounted rates.

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Light a fire under your apps!

Run any application on DreamHost’s all-SSD Cloud servers.

Engineered around OpenStack and Ceph, DreamHost removes lock-in and proprietary chains from your business choice: your applications can grow with us until you’re ready to run your own OpenStack.

Add DreamHost Object Storage for your applications

for redundant storage, S3-compatible at a great low-price.

  • MongoDB
  • Redis
  • Python
  • Ruby
  • Node.js

Why KiloWatts for Humanity
uses DreamHost Cloud.

"We picked DreamCompute, as our applications demanded more than a simple server in our basement. It was a natural choice thanks to the award-winning customer support." - KWH

Let our award-winning support help
you realize your big dream too!

What features are you looking for?

Boot up your next Linux server in less time than it takes to text your mom.

Speed Like No One Else

Our servers are ready for SSH in less than 30 seconds, average. Thanks to smart architecture based on SSD disks, accelerated networks and fast next-gen processors.

Servers That Scale With You

Change any part of your server anytime. Do it automatically with OpenStack-compatible API requests via command line tools and common programming libraries.

Full Root and Full Control

Virtually no limits in the operating system choice or software versions. DreamHost’s unmanaged servers can be based on Linux, BSD or even MS Windows. Major Linux distributions are already in pre-loaded, or bring your own.

A Cloud That Grows With You:

If your business needs grow enough for you to justify running your own private cloud, we can help you out. All the code is open source and we publicly disclose our architecture. We will help you migrate your workloads to your own private cloud when the time comes.

Server Pricing That Makes Sense:
Flexible and Predictable

Run a DreamHost Cloud server for as long as you need and only get charged up to 600 hours (25 days) in a given month. All accounts come with 100 GB of block storage and free bandwidth. It's our way of saying thanks! No more confusing invoices, and no surprise at the end of the month. Check out our full list of flavors here.

512MB RAM Server 2GB RAM Server 8GB RAM Server
1 vCPU 1 vCPU 4 vCPU
80 GB SSD Disk 80 GB SSD Disk 80 GB SSD Disk
Free bandwidth* Free bandwidth* Free bandwidth*
100 GB Block Storage included 100 GB Block Storage included 100 GB Block Storage included
Max $4.50/month ($0.0075/hour) Max $12/month ($0.02/hour) Max $48/month ($0.08/hour)
Ideal for Tinkering Ideal for Websites Ideal for Databases

You will not be charged at sign up. You will only be billed monthly for what you use, as outlined in the table above. Bandwidth is free for a limited time. More details.

You deserve the best open source object storage

Built on Ceph

A fully scalable object storage designed for web
and cloud scale by DreamHost.

Web App Development

Ideal for devs needing object storage to augment or replace existing S3 functionality via API.

Connect Your Storage Applications

Secure your files with cloud backups using QNAP, nextCloud/OwnCloud, CloudBerry, Dropshare, Retrospect, and other popular apps.

Backup WordPress Sites

Automate WordPress site backups, upload images, and use shortcode to display images using the DreamObjects Connection plugin.

Storage Pricing That Makes Sense:
Flexible and Predictable

Discounted plans if you need larger storage or an affordable pay-as-you-go option!

  • Powered by Open Source
  • S3 + Swift Compatible
  • Fully Scalable Storage
  • Reliable Redundant Servers
  • Free Uploads & API Requests
  • 24/7 Chat & E-Mail Support


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