What are some alternatives?
Amazon EC2 - Amazon Web Services offers reliable, scalable, and inexpensive cloud computing services. Free to join, pay only for what you use.
ifttt - IFTTT puts the internet to work for you. Create simple connections between the products you use every day.
Linode - Deploy and Manage Linux Virtual Servers in the Linode Cloud. Get a server running in minutes with your choice of Linux distro, resources, and node location.
Zapier for Teams - Turn automation into a team sport with shared folders
Microsoft Azure - Windows Azure and SQL Azure enable you to build, host and scale applications in Microsoft datacenters.
Trigger Happy - Set tasks with this bridge between your internet services that make them speak to each other