GitLab Instances

Launch fully managed GitLab instances + dedicated runners with added features like included backups, built-in security features, pre-built security pipelines, container monitoring, free SAST, and more!


Works with your team and your GitOps

We offer value added features that enable your software teams to focus on building apps instead of managing infrastructure. Flexible add-on tools, global deployments, and predictable pricing with dedicated support. 

SSL Certificate

Free SSL certificate for your sub-domain as well as the ability to host your own certificates and domain names.

Expert Support

We live and breath DevSecOps and are GitLab partners with experienced staff. Instances are backed by global cloud providers with enterprise support.

Highly Available

Our underlying infrastructure can scale on demand and is backed by redundant, highly available database providers.

Private Instances

Flexible instance size options, settings, rules, and pipelines that can be customized to your teams needs.


Instance data and server contents are backed up included as our service offering. Additional backup frequency and storage can be added.

Dedicated Runners

Fixed price dedicated build runners that support macOS, Linux, and Windows. Choose to add your own runners as well.

Managed GitLab Hosted Instances




Best option for start-ups and small teams that want a dedicated source control, workflow, CI/CD solution with a fully managed infrastructure.

  • 1-10 Users
  • 4GB RAM/2 CPU Units
  • 100GB SSD Storage
  • 1 Hour Support/Month
  • Cloud Firewall
  • Free Backups (DB Only)



Larger teams with more than 50 users can benefit from high availability, cloud infrastructure, backups, and support. 

  • 50-100 Users
  • 16GB RAM/8 CPU Units
  • 500GB SSD Storage
  • 4 Hours Support/Month
  • Advanced Security Enclave
  • Dedicated onboarding specialist
  • Free Backups (DB + APP) 250GB Limit

Managed GitLab FAQ

How do backups work?

All of our included backups are sent to AWS S3 object storage or Google Cloud Object Storage. Database and App backups are stored for 30 days in readily accessible storage, beyond 30 days up to 90 days data is archived. For extended backup policies, please contact us directly.

Can I use my own backup environment?

Yes, we can backup to your own cloud object storage environment if its supported by GitLab.  

How do you secure my instance?

All of our GitLab instances utilize encrypted storage and archives, enable SSL/TLS for data in transit, and utilize NextGen virtual firewalls with advanced policies in place. 

What does onboarding include?

Our team can help with migration efforts from GitHub or GitLab, help applying licenses for premium and ultimate users, custom URLs, and more.  Onboarding support requires at least a 1 year commitment. 

Hosted GitLab Runners

Dedicated Runners to Build, Test, and Deploy. Anytime.




Always online without the need to wait for public runners to become available. Global availability supported by cloud infrastructure. 

  • Multi-Platform: Linux, MacOS, Windows
  • 2GB RAM
  • 2 CPU Units
  • 80GB SSD Storage
  • Expert Support



Compute optimized instances with more RAM, 4 core CPU, and dedicated IOPs storage.

  • Multi-Platform: Linux, MacOS, Windows
  • 8GB RAM
  • 4 CPU Units
  • 80GB NVMe Storage
  • Enhanced Network Speed

GitLab Runners FAQ

Are there multiple versions of OS runners?

We follow support standards that GitLab has for the last 2 major releases (ie: 13.x, 12.x).  Currently we support the following OS versions:

  • Windows Server ver. 1809+
  • FreeBSD (Stable 12 + 13)
  • MacOS (Intel + Apple M Processors)
  • CentOS 7, 8
  • RHEL 7,8,9 (FIPS Support)
  • Debian Buster, Bullseye
  • Ubuntu Bionic, Focal
  • Fedora 34, 35

Are there network ingress/egress fees?

It depends on where you are building and deploying software. If you are deploying using a private GitLab instance managed by our team, then ingress/egress fees are included. Transfers exceeding 5Gb will have network transfer fees.

Are discounts available for yearly commitments?

Yes. We can provide 10-20% discounts depending on instance sizes and regions.

Can I register the runners with instances outside of alphacloud?

Yes. You can register your instances with GitLab SaaS or private GitLab instances outside of our networks. Be aware that you will pay for ingress/egress charges once you exceed the transfer limits.