6 Ratings
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Score 7.6 out of 100
2 Ratings
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Score 5.1 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Amazon Lightsail

1. It's highly recommended for users who are looking to build their own VPN service2. Amazon Lightsail provides plenty of outgoing data for any use case (e.g., a $3.50 plan provides 500GB of outgoing data)3. Can be used to deploy containerized applications that require scaling4. Plans ranging from $3.50 to $160 a month, which is awesome
Sandesh Singh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

Clarify before hand any additional charges for remote hand and arrangement/SLA for remote hand. Negotiate well on these terms as they tend to be more flexible around this. Clarify shipping and handling charges if any.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)

Amazon Lightsail
8.8
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Service-level Agreement (SLA) uptime
Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Dynamic scaling
Amazon Lightsail
9.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Elastic load balancing
Amazon Lightsail
7.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Pre-configured templates
Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Monitoring tools
Amazon Lightsail
4.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Pre-defined machine images
Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Operating system support
Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
Security controls
Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

Pros

Amazon Lightsail

  • Value instances packages
  • Better organized UI
  • Easy billing resulting in higher efficiency
  • Cheaper than competition
  • Better support staff
  • Can adjust for any bills you may have incurred by accident
Sandesh Singh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

  • Remote hand services often pretty responsive and good follow through
  • Shipping and handling was never an issue at Navisite facility for our hardware orders
  • Managed services were also very competent to address issues within short amount of time
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Amazon Lightsail

  • Very little documentation
  • Fewer support options in Amazon Lightsail
  • They only allow one adjustment and force you to terminate the instance that caused the issue before adjusting
  • Be aware of your usage in AWS
  • Always check for any extra unwanted bills
Sandesh Singh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

  • San Jose facility power outage caused damage to company's credibility, this should not occur again being 7x24 facility and backup generator
  • Avoiding too many management changes will help create good connection with individuals for sustained harmony
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Amazon Lightsail

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud) 8.0
Based on 1 answer
Price and facility equipment, location of the hosting facility factor into the decision to renew
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Amazon Lightsail

Amazon Lightsail is a great platform. Before we started using it, we were using AWS EC2 instances as our primary servers after being dissatisfied with other providers. After Amazon Lightsail's introduction, we were able to reduce our operating costs, improve our quality assurance tasks, and provide much more efficient and better apps with our microservices architecture.
Sandesh Singh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Amazon Lightsail

  • Highly efficient for our microservices architecture
  • Price to performance
  • Scalability
  • Adjustments for unwanted bills or charges
  • Wide selection of services entice you to use Amazon Lightsail
  • Able to deploy web apps to a full infrastructure.
Sandesh Singh | TrustRadius Reviewer

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

  • Better customer service
  • Faster turnaround time for deployment of new cage/cabinets resulting into meeting customer needs
  • Improved reliability and uptime with timely remote hand request
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Amazon Lightsail

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Amazon Lightsail Editions & Modules

Edition
512 MB Linux$3.501
1 GB Linux$5.001
2 GB Linux$10.001
  1. Per Month
Additional Pricing Details

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud) Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Amazon Lightsail
10.0
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
6.0

Likelihood to Renew

Amazon Lightsail
Navisite Managed Infrastructure Services (NaviCloud)
8.0

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