Managed VMs and bare-metal servers in the cloud
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We’re different. We know it takes more than infrastructure to get the most out of a cloud—it takes expertise. It takes the willingness to understand what our customers consider success in the cloud, and help them achieve it. That’s why we only offer managed cloud, backing your infrastructure with our in-house, high-touch Cloud Engineers and Fanatical Support® 24x7x365.

  • We can help you architect and implement cloud workloads at scale.
  • We can help run your day-to-day operations—monitoring, responding to alarms, updating your operating systems, and more—all with a dedicated account team.
  • You can call, email, or chat with us whenever you need assistance.

We offer an exceptional level of service with the quality and value of our service levels. We’re even recognized as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, North America and Europe 2014.

Top Features

rackspace-reliabilityBuilt for reliability

Cloud Servers reside in our world-class data centers, with hardware RAID 10 storage for virtual machines, no moving parts for bare-metal servers, ECC memory, and fully redundant networking and power all the way to the host.

rackspace-global-regionsGlobal regions

Access to multiple regions lets you deploy applications close to your users and introduce geographic redundancy. Regions include Northern Virginia, Dallas, Chicago (available upon request), London, Sydney, and Hong Kong. (Compute v1 and Memory v1 flavor classes are not available in London, Sydney, or Hong Kong. OnMetal™ Cloud Servers are currently available only in Northern Virginia.)

rackspace-bare-metalPower of bare metal

Instantly provision bare-metal servers using the OpenStack API or the control panel to bring more consistency and predictability to your application performance.

rackspace-fast-processorsExtreme networking

Hosts for virtual machine flavor classes, as well as all our bare-metal servers, receive redundant, dual, bonded 10Gbps network connections to fuel high-bandwidth applications. All virtual servers also have a blazing 10Gbps connectivity to Cloud Block Storage.