Linode Makes Inc. 500 List for Second Consecutive Year; Posts Growth of 1,065%

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Leading Cloud Hosting Provider Ranks No. 20 in New Jersey, 36 in IT Services, and 351 Overall

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Linode is once again honored to be recognized on the Inc. 500 list as being one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S.

Inc. Magazine has ranked Linode number 351 on its Inc. 500|5000 List, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, as a result of the company's revenue growth over a three year period.

Linode is a leading hosting provider of Linux virtual servers and other cloud based services, which include server backups, load balancing, and monitoring. The company achieved 1,065 percent business growth between 2009 and 2011 and a ranking of 36 in the IT Services category. This is the second year in a row Linode has been listed.

"Linode is once again honored to be recognized on the Inc. 500 list as being one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S." said Christopher S. Aker, founder and CEO of Linode. "This demonstrates the growing need for simple cloud hosting, great customer service, and validates the dedication, creativity and hard work of the entire Linode team. We look forward to continuing to provide solutions to our customers' needs."

Complete results of the Inc. 500, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

About Linode

Founded in 2003, Linode is one of the top cloud hosting providers in the industry with deployments in six locations across the globe. Over 60,000 customers, ranging from Fortune 50 to startups and individuals, use Linode as their infrastructure provider. Linode's features and services include native IPv6, managed load balancers, an API for auto-scaling and provisioning, and the elegant and easy to use Linode Manager Web portal. For more information please visit

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. ( is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 712,647, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology. Visit us online at

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