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Cloud Computing

Benefit from the IONOS Cloud Startup Initiative

IONOS Cloud and budding startups go hand in hand – view our flyer.
  • Access to cloud services worth £5k

    Save £5,000 during the crucial startup phase while you secure your funding.
  • Cloud consultants by your side

    Access professional services and support from experts who will help design optimised cloud architecture for your business.
  • Personal account management

    Receive tailored advice from our account management experts.
  • Extended product bundles

    Get access to all United Internet Group products with special, tailored packages.
  • Added marketing value

    Benefit from more reach and attention through joint marketing activities such as our success stories.
  • Proven success

    Join startups like Architrave in benefiting from the proven success of IONOS Cloud.
Rocket drawing with the text "Performance up 70 per cent"
Simplified Cloud Spectator bar chart: IONOS multi core performance is stronger than the competition
Simplified Cloud Spectator bar chart: IONOS premium storage performs better than the competition

IONOS Cloud delivers unbeatable price-performance results:

  • An average of 70% better compute performance than the competition
  • SSD storage that outperforms leading competitors, both read and write
  • Premium SSD storage that delivers more in performance per £ than leading competitors
  • Standard SSD storage that provides a high-quality entry option into high-performance SSD storage, at close to HDD prices

Success stories

Dr. Leif-Nissen Lundbæk
Xayn AG
"Our privacy-protecting search engine is Europe’s answer to Silicon Valley’s rampant data harvesting. For us, privacy is the foundation for everything we do – that’s why we’ve been on an intense search for the right European cloud provider. With IONOS, we have finally found a partner we can rely on.“
Dr. Leif-Nissen Lundbæk
CEO & Co-founder
Joel Schneider
Mooncamp GmbH
"As a B2B software provider for agile working and goal management, data security and GDPR compliance is an absolute must for our customers from Europe. The switch from Google Cloud to IONOS was therefore extremely easy for us. In addition, IONOS' powerful cloud infrastructure and performance grants our customers peace of mind and enthuses our developers."
Joel Schneider
Managing Director & Co-founder
Philipp Thom
"As a German company with complex e-commerce platforms, we place very high value on data protection for all our customers' data.
For this reason, we only use cloud data centres in Germany, making IONOS the ideal partner.“
Philipp Thom
CEO & Founder
CROMIND Technologies GmbH
“As a provider of a cloud-based ERP system, we deal with sensitive customer data on a daily basis. We want our customers to feel sure that their data is in safe hands. That’s why we chose a cloud service in Germany. IONOS was the best choice for us.”
Isabella Stegmann Pineda

Participation requirements

To take part in the IONOS Cloud startup initiative, you need to meet these criteria:

  • Apply max. 5 years after foundation
  • Have a valid LinkedIn profile

    • Have proof of business registration
    • Have a company website

      • Participate only once
      • Accept 12-month limit on free cloud services

        Become part of our Startup Initiative

        If you are interested, simply fill out the contact form below. Applying does not guarantee acceptance onto the programme. Participants will be selected at the discretion of IONOS Cloud Ltd.