How we built an IAAS
that has already processed145,174,297files and counting!

2015

Uploadcare is an IAAS providing file handling mechanisms for websites and mobile applications.

Uploading Widget for Any Website or Mobile App

Idea

With Uploadcare, users can upload avatars and photos directly from Facebook or Instagram as well as documents from Dropbox or Google Drive. It also provides essential tools for image editing, such as cropping, re-sizing, and applying filters.

Widget can pick files
from any source

And it works
on any device

Users can upload hundreds
of files in one go

Product Solution
& Technology

Saving Time

It takes only 10 minutes to integrate with a variety of platforms, saving weeks and months of clients' time.

Simple Editing

Another handy feature to manage time and bandwidth efficiently. Works great with cellular networks. Crop, re-size, or transform using URLs.

http://…/-/crop/320x210/center/

http://…/-/blur/10/

http://…/-/format/jpg/-/progressive/yes/

Technology

The service utilises Amazon S3 for file hosting and backup as well as Cloudfront/CDN77 Content Delivery Network with an option to connect any S3/CDN account.

1

Upload

2

Store

3

CDN

4

Download

Results

Uploadcare became break­even and started to generate profit. It handles file uploads for thousands of customers all over the world.

15%

Growth per
month rate

15k+

Customers

5 billions

5bn

Files served
per month

20132015Growth
trend

Feedback

In just days, we implemented a cross-browser, reliable large file upload and management solution into our site. Even better, we’ve had no problems or usability issues since going live.

Chris Midgley
Founder and CTO of Unidesk

Clients

  • Engel & Völkers

  • HomeFinder.com

  • PandaDog

  • Propertybase

  • RIDERS

  • Snugg Pro

  • Sputnik

  • Stampsy

  • TimePad

  • Unidesk

  • Universal

  • Vector

Whitescape did a great job, building a strong MVP that allowed us to test the idea and get the seed round of investment. Thank you, guys!

Dmitry Mukhin, CTO at Uploadcare

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