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Install your preferred operating system in an easy gridscale way

Free choice

Free choice

gridscale's technology was developed with the best compatibility in mind. This means that you can use any operating system you need. Choose one of many existing templates or build your own. Just the way you want it.

smart-ISO technology

smart-ISO technology

The smart-ISO technology from gridscale allows you to even use operating systems on gridscale in a fully automated manner that we haven't thought of yet. You are missing a template? Give us the name and the URL and the rest will be done by the smart-ISO agent in seconds.

Individual templates

Individual templates

With individual installation templates, you can make the installation of a new server even easier. Duplicate existing servers or create a pre-built installation template with all your software. It has never been easier to customize a server to fit your needs.

One-click applications

One-click applications

Would you like to equip your operating system directly with a specific software and at best with just one click? Then benefit from our one-click applications for Plesk, WordPress and Redmine.

More about our one-click apps
Windows Cloud Server

Windows Cloud Server

Benefit from many advantages of our Windows Cloud Servers. Whether you have you own Windows Server license or you choose ours: Boot your Windows Cloud Server in no time and use it through our browser console without installing additional software.

More about Windows Server

Many operating systems aboard

Access a incredible choise of pre-built operating systems. Use them with a single click.

Use your own ISO-Images

Use your own ISO-Images

However, if you miss any operating system at gridscale, add it via our smart-ISO agent. Drop a name and location, the rest will be done in seconds.

Good to know about our operating systems

Features, pricing and other information

Pricing

Most operating systems are free. You can try these without risk and cost. For some other operating system, such as Windows, a license is required and will be charged automatically as long as your server is running.

License Windows 2012 Std: 0,55 € per day


No contract period

We do not want to bind you with long contract periods to gridscale. No one-time fees, no contract period. That is how we want it. Pay only what you use. On a per-minute basis.

Bring your own License

As one of a few providers we support that you can use your own existing software licenses. This gives you the flexibility to use what you have already payed for.


Pay only what you use

At gridscale you pay for what you use. Any ressources will be charged as long as you use it. Stop a server if you no longer need it and reduce your costs. CPU and RAM is only billed as long as your server is running. Cloud Storage and Object Storage will be captures as long as you reserve the capacity.

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