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"Pricing is not as fair as Amazon or Azure.""The licensing fees are straightforward and predictable.""In order to be competitive, you have to commit to a contract for at least one year, but you pay a fixed monthly fee.""The price of IBM Cloud is very cheap compared to competitors AWS and Azure."

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out of 31 in PaaS Clouds
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IBM Bluemix
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Overview

Google Compute Engine delivers virtual machines running in Google's innovative data centers and worldwide fiber network. Compute Engine's tooling and workflow support enable scaling from single instances to global, load-balanced cloud computing.

Compute Engine's VMs boot quickly, come with persistent disk storage, and deliver consistent performance. Our virtual servers are available in many configurations including predefined sizes or the option to create Custom Machine Types optimized for your specific needs. Flexible pricing and automatic sustained use discounts make Compute Engine the leader in price/performance.

IBM Cloud is a full-stack cloud platform that spans public, private and hybrid environments. Build with a robust suite of advanced data and AI tools, and draw on deep industry expertise to help you on your journey to the cloud.

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Allthecooks, BetterCloud, Bluecore, Cosentry, Evite, Ezakus, HTC, Infectious Media, iStreamPlanet, Mendelics, SageMathCloud, Sedex, Treeptik, Wibigoo, Wix, zulily, Zync
Uvionics Tech, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Alpha Modus, Inventive, Web Business Consulting, FindBrok, SilverHook Powerboats, United Way of Allegheny County
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company33%
Comms Service Provider23%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
Government5%
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Financial Services Firm14%
Program Development Consultancy14%
Political Organization14%
Computer Software Company14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider23%
Financial Services Firm6%
Educational Organization5%
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Small Business50%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise30%
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Google Compute Engine is ranked 15th in Infrastructure as a Service Clouds (IaaS) while IBM Public Cloud is ranked 7th in PaaS Clouds with 7 reviews. Google Compute Engine is rated 0.0, while IBM Public Cloud is rated 7.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of IBM Public Cloud writes "Flexible, user-friendly, and competitively-priced". Google Compute Engine is most compared with Oracle Cloud Platform, SAP Cloud Platform, Google App Engine, Microsoft Azure and AT&T Platform as a Service, whereas IBM Public Cloud is most compared with Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud Platform, Pivotal Cloud Foundry and Heroku.

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