Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

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Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

Today, we’ll be exploring the Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard Virtual Server, a high-performance production-grade instance built to handle a diverse range of workloads while delivering consistent performance.

Equipped with Intel® Xeon® E5 v2-v4 Family Processors, this server packs in some serious power. It boasts 2 CPU cores, 4 GB of RAM, 50 GB of lightning-fast SSD storage, unlimited data transfer, and 1x IPv4 address.

The Gcore cloud platform provides a wide array of vCPU and RAM configurations, catering to different user needs. You can choose between shared types, allowing partial use of the core, or opt for Standard/CPU/RAM/GPU types, which provide dedicated use of the core.

With the Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard Virtual Server, you get the best of both worlds – the flexibility to customize your resources and the assurance of reliable and predictable performance.

About Gcore

Gcore stands out as a leading global hosting company that offers a comprehensive range of services to meet diverse business needs. Their services span CDN, Edge and Cloud Services, and Bare Metal Security, allowing businesses to thrive in the digital landscape. With a focus on low-latency services, Gcore’s platform enables businesses to expand globally at an accelerated pace.

Gcore boasts an extensive network infrastructure, comprising over 140 CDN POPs and 15 Cloud locations, ensuring optimal performance and global reach. They prioritize security, providing state-of-the-art DDoS and web protection to safeguard businesses from online threats.

The Edge Cloud service offered by Gcore empowers businesses with a readily available infrastructure, facilitating faster development across multiple regions. Their cloud services offer cost-effective deployment options that scale seamlessly with business growth. With an impressive lineup of 16 core and edge locations, over 20 IaaS and PaaS services, and a range of private, hybrid, and on-premises cloud solutions, Gcore offers the flexibility and scalability that businesses require.

Gcore’s commitment to delivering exceptional developer experiences is evident through its developer-friendly tools. These include a fully featured API, detailed documentation, SDKs and libraries, Terraform integration, and OctoDNS integration, streamlining the development and management process.

Moreover, Gcore’s virtual and dedicated servers, hosted in certified data centers globally, provide businesses with unparalleled configurability and upgradability options. With server and OS installation at no additional cost, flexible traffic packages, various bandwidth options, support for all operating systems, worldwide coverage, DDoS protection, and round-the-clock multi-language support, Gcore ensures a reliable infrastructure backed by comprehensive support.

Official Website: https://www.gcore.com

Basic Bench

 CPU Model          : Intel Xeon E312xx (Sandy Bridge)
 CPU Cores          : 2 @ 2394.374 MHz
 CPU Cache          : 16384 KB
 AES-NI             : Enabled
 VM-x/AMD-V         : Disabled
 Total Disk         : 48.4 GB (2.1 GB Used)
 Total Mem          : 3.8 GB (421.9 MB Used)
 System uptime      : 0 days, 0 hour 2 min
 Load average       : 0.06, 0.06, 0.02
 OS                 : Ubuntu 23.04 
 Arch               : x86_64 (64 Bit)
 Kernel             : 6.2.0-20-generic
 TCP CC             : bbr
 Virtualization     : KVM
 IPv4/IPv6          : Online / Offline
 Organization       : AS199524 G-Core Labs S.A.
 Location           : Almaty / KZ
 Region             : Almaty
 I/O Speed(1st run) : 202 MB/s
 I/O Speed(2nd run) : 202 MB/s
 I/O Speed(3rd run) : 200 MB/s
 I/O Speed(average) : 201.3 MB/s
 Node Name        Upload Speed      Download Speed      Latency     
 Speedtest.net    7383.56 Mbps      4116.81 Mbps        0.67 ms     
 Los Angeles, US  345.57 Mbps       1479.07 Mbps        238.01 ms   
 Dallas, US       383.55 Mbps       1977.00 Mbps        210.58 ms   
 Montreal, CA     463.18 Mbps       946.87 Mbps         177.56 ms   
 Paris, FR        763.13 Mbps       2305.74 Mbps        103.09 ms   
 Amsterdam, NL    892.64 Mbps       1935.07 Mbps        91.28 ms    
 Shanghai, CN     259.30 Mbps       1681.73 Mbps        299.39 ms   
 Nanjing, CN      238.73 Mbps       1588.69 Mbps        307.38 ms   
 Hongkong, CN     5.10 Mbps         5.21 Mbps           237.44 ms   
 Singapore, SG    301.42 Mbps       1029.13 Mbps        266.40 ms   
 Tokyo, JP        337.41 Mbps       2158.36 Mbps        206.34 ms   
 Finished in        : 6 min 10 sec
 Timestamp          : 2023-06-16 05:55:19 UTC

Looking Glass


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Yabs Performance Bench

IPv4 Network Information:
ISP        : G-Core Labs S.A.
ASN        : AS199524 G-Core Labs S.A.
Host       : G-Core Labs S.A
Location   : Almaty, Almaty (75)
Country    : Kazakhstan

fio Disk Speed Tests (Mixed R/W 50/50):
Block Size | 4k            (IOPS) | 64k           (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 6.02 MB/s     (1.5k) | 96.18 MB/s    (1.5k)
Write      | 6.01 MB/s     (1.5k) | 96.68 MB/s    (1.5k)
Total      | 12.03 MB/s    (3.0k) | 192.86 MB/s   (3.0k)
           |                      |                     
Block Size | 512k          (IOPS) | 1m            (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 100.20 MB/s    (195) | 99.57 MB/s      (97)
Write      | 105.52 MB/s    (206) | 106.20 MB/s    (103)
Total      | 205.72 MB/s    (401) | 205.78 MB/s    (200)

iperf3 Network Speed Tests (IPv4):
Provider        | Location (Link)           | Send Speed      | Recv Speed      | Ping           
Clouvider       | London, UK (10G)          | 1.65 Gbits/sec  | 1.18 Gbits/sec  | 113 ms         
Scaleway        | Paris, FR (10G)           | 2.04 Gbits/sec  | 896 Mbits/sec   | 100 ms         
NovoServe       | North Holland, NL (40G)   | 1.79 Gbits/sec  | 1.72 Gbits/sec  | 100 ms         
Uztelecom       | Tashkent, UZ (10G)        | 2.88 Gbits/sec  | 1.12 Gbits/sec  | 61.7 ms        
Clouvider       | NYC, NY, US (10G)         | 1.01 Gbits/sec  | 757 Mbits/sec   | 168 ms         
Clouvider       | Dallas, TX, US (10G)      | 783 Mbits/sec   | 603 Mbits/sec   | 207 ms         
Clouvider       | Los Angeles, CA, US (10G) | 659 Mbits/sec   | 561 Mbits/sec   | 237 ms         

Geekbench 6 test failed. Run manually to determine cause.

YABS completed in 20 min 5 sec



Global Node Test

 ## CDN Speedtest

 CacheFly :  16.27 MiB/s |  130.18 Mbps  | ping  50.046ms
 Gdrive   :  17.98 MiB/s |  143.83 Mbps  | ping  71.338ms

 ## North America Speedtest

 Softlayer, Washington, USA : 513.24 KiB/s |    4.01 Mbps  | ping 186.406ms
 SoftLayer, San Jose, USA   : 237.26 KiB/s |    1.85 Mbps  | ping 252.862ms
 SoftLayer, Dallas, USA     :       0 B/s |      N/A       | ping error!
 Vultr, New Jersey, USA     : 836.28 KiB/s |    6.53 Mbps  | ping 164.259ms
 Vultr, Seattle, USA        :   2.96 MiB/s |   23.67 Mbps  | ping 241.236ms
 Vultr, Dallas, USA         :   7.24 MiB/s |   57.96 Mbps  | ping 199.263ms
 Vultr, Los Angeles, USA    :   5.54 MiB/s |   44.35 Mbps  | ping 231.650ms
 Ramnode, New York, USA     : 686.48 KiB/s |    5.36 Mbps  | ping 161.514ms
 Ramnode, Atlanta, USA      : 678.27 KiB/s |    5.30 Mbps  | ping 194.193ms

 ## Europe Speedtest

 Vultr, London, UK            :  19.34 MiB/s |  154.70 Mbps  | ping 111.655ms
 LeaseWeb, Frankfurt, Germany : 720.44 KiB/s |    5.63 Mbps  | ping  99.100ms
 Hetzner, Germany             : 500.00 KiB/s |    3.91 Mbps  | ping 103.962ms
 Ramnode, Alblasserdam, NL    :   1.88 MiB/s |   15.01 Mbps  | ping  99.969ms
 Vultr, Amsterdam, NL         :  24.46 MiB/s |  195.71 Mbps  | ping  94.400ms
 EDIS, Stockholm, Sweden      :     635 B/s |      N/A       | ping error!
 OVH, Roubaix, France         :     548 B/s |      N/A       | ping 101.534ms
 Online, France               :   2.05 MiB/s |   16.37 Mbps  | ping 101.433ms
 Prometeus, Milan, Italy      :     430 B/s |      N/A       | ping  97.033ms

 ## Exotic Speedtest

 Sydney, Australia     :   3.73 MiB/s |   29.85 Mbps  | ping 280.057ms
 Lagoon, New Caledonia :     229 B/s |      N/A       | ping 352.000ms
 Hosteasy, Moldova     : 698.66 KiB/s |    5.46 Mbps  | ping 121.435ms
 Prima, Argentina      : 285.51 KiB/s |    2.23 Mbps  | ping error!

 ## Asia Speedtest

 SoftLayer, Singapore : 378.44 KiB/s |    2.96 Mbps  | ping 250.825ms
 Linode, Tokyo, Japan : 652.58 KiB/s |    5.10 Mbps  | ping 264.228ms
 Linode, Singapore    :   9.30 MiB/s |   74.39 Mbps  | ping error!
 Vultr, Tokyo, Japan  :   5.21 MiB/s |   41.66 Mbps  | ping 242.309ms

 Benchmark finished in 153 seconds

Media Unlock Test

============[ Multination ]============
 Dazn:                                  No
 HotStar:                               No
 Disney+:                               No
 Netflix:                               Originals Only
 YouTube Premium:                       No 
 Amazon Prime Video:                    Yes (Region: KZ)
 TVBAnywhere+:                          Yes
 iQyi Oversea Region:                   KZ
 Viu.com:                               No
 YouTube CDN:                           Moscow 
 Netflix Preferred CDN:                 Hong Kong  
 Spotify Registration:                  No
 Steam Currency:                        Failed (Network Connection)
 ChatGPT:                               Yes
==============[ Taiwan ]===============
 KKTV:                                  No
 LiTV:                                  No
 MyVideo:                               No
 4GTV.TV:                               Failed
 LineTV.TW:                             No
 Hami Video:                            No
 CatchPlay+:                            No
 HBO GO Asia:                           No
 Bahamut Anime:                         Failed (Network Connection)
 Bilibili Taiwan Only:                  Failed (Network Connection)
=============[ Hong Kong ]=============
 Now E:                                 Failed (Unexpected Result: )
 Viu.TV:                                No
 MyTVSuper:                             No
 HBO GO Asia:                           No
 BiliBili Hongkong/Macau/Taiwan:        No
===============[ Japan ]===============
 DMM:                                   Unsupported
 DMM TV:                                No
 Abema.TV:                              No
 Niconico:                              No
 music.jp:                              No
 Telasa:                                No
 Paravi:                                No
 U-NEXT:                                No
 Hulu Japan:                            No
 TVer:                                  Failed (Network Connection)
 GYAO!:                                 Yes
 WOWOW:                                 No
 VideoMarket:                           Failed (Unexpected Result: 404)
 FOD(Fuji TV):                          No
 Radiko:                                No
 Karaoke@DAM:                           No
 J:com On Demand:                       No
 Kancolle Japan:                        No
 Pretty Derby Japan:                    No
 Konosuba Fantastic Days:               No
 Princess Connect Re:Dive Japan:        Failed (Network Connection)
 World Flipper Japan:                   Yes
 Project Sekai: Colorful Stage:         No
===========[ North America ]===========
 FOX:                                   No
 Hulu:                                  Failed
 NFL+:                                  No
 ESPN+:[Sponsored by Jam]               No
 Epix:                                  No
 Starz:                                 No
 Philo:                                 No
 FXNOW:                                 No
 TLC GO:                                No
 HBO Max:                               No
 Shudder:                               No
 BritBox:                               Yes
 Crackle:                               No
 CW TV:                                 No
 A&E TV:                                No
 NBA TV:                                Failed (Network Connection)
 NBC TV:                                No
 Fubo TV:                               Yes
 Tubi TV:                               Yes
 Sling TV:                              Yes
 Pluto TV:                              Yes
 Acorn TV:                              Yes
 SHOWTIME:                              Yes
 encoreTVB:                             No
 Funimation:                            Failed
 Discovery+:                            No
 Paramount+:                            No
 Peacock TV:                            No
 Popcornflix:                           No
 Crunchyroll:                           No
 Directv Stream:                        No
 KBS American:                          Failed (Network Connection)
 KOCOWA:                                No
 Maths Spot:                            Failed (Network Connection)
 CBC Gem:                               No
 Crave:                                 Yes
===========[ South America ]===========
 Star+:                                 No
 HBO Max:                               No
 DirecTV Go:                            Yes (Region: REGISTRARSE)
 Funimation:                            Failed
===============[ Europe ]==============
 Rakuten TV:                            Yes
 Funimation:                            Failed
 SkyShowTime:                           No
 HBO Max:                               No
 Maths Spot:                            Failed (Network Connection)
 Sky Go:                                No
 BritBox:                               Yes
 ITV Hub:                               No
 Channel 4:                             No
 Channel 5:                             No
 BBC iPLAYER:                           No
 Discovery+ UK:                         No
 Salto:                                 Failed (Network Connection)
 Canal+:                                No
 Molotov:                               No
 Joyn:                                  No
 Sky:                                   No
 ZDF:                                   No
 NLZIET:                                Failed
 videoland:                             Failed (Network Connection)
 NPO Start Plus:                        No
 PANTAYA:                               Failed (Network Connection)
 Rai Play:                              Yes
 Amediateka:                            Yes
==============[ Oceania ]==============
 NBA TV:                                Yes
 Acorn TV:                              Yes
 SHOWTIME:                              Yes
 BritBox:                               Yes
 Funimation:                            Failed
 Paramount+:                            No
 Stan:                                  Yes
 Binge:                                 Failed (Network Connection)
 Docplay:                               No
 7plus:                                 No
 Channel 9:                             No
 Channel 10:                            No
 ABC iView:                             Yes
 Kayo Sports:                           No
 Optus Sports:                          No
 SBS on Demand:                         No
 Neon TV:                               Yes
 SkyGo NZ:                              No
 ThreeNow:                              No
 Maori TV:                              Yes
==============[ Korean ]===============
 Wavve:                                 No
 Tving:                                 No
 Coupang Play:                          No
 Naver TV:                              Failed (Network Connection)
 Afreeca TV:                            Yes
 KBS Domestic:                          Failed (Network Connection)
No IPv6 Connectivity Found, Abort IPv6 Testing...

Testing Done!

Global Ping Test

Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

Query: ping, interval: 5s, dense mode: no

Probing – RIPENCC /24 AS199524 GCORE – Kazakhstan, Ulytau Region, Nomir Alpysynshy

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PageSpeed Insights

Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

GTmetrix Performance

Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

Admin Control Panel

Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

Gcore provides a comprehensive Cloud Control Panel that seamlessly integrates with their wide range of products, including CDN, Streaming, Storage, Cloud, DDoS Protection, and DNS Hosting. The control panel boasts an intuitive user interface, making it effortless to navigate and easily manage your services.

With the control panel, you can conveniently monitor the performance of your resources, ensuring optimal functionality. Getting started with Gcore is quick and hassle-free, as you can set up your account and begin utilizing the extensive features of the control panel within just 5 minutes.

Server Pricing

Gcore Kazakhstan Almaty Standard CPU Unlimited Data Transfer VPS Hosting Test and Review

Official Website: https://www.gcore.com


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Gcore has received positive reviews for its reliable service, affordable prices, and prompt customer service response. Some users have mentioned that the network traffic speed limit and bandwidth for the Asia Pacific area can be a bit upsetting.

In conclusion, Gcore is a reliable hosting provider that offers a wide range of services at affordable prices. Their large network and advanced features make them a good choice for beginners and professionals looking to create and manage their own websites.

Official Website: https://www.gcore.com

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