Cloud Hosting Services
No matter what you want to build, the Rackspace Cloud can provide you with the right tools for the job. From developing innovative apps to supercharging your e-commerce site, you can enjoy the scalability and flexibility of Cloud alongside our world class Fanatical Support.
If you require the flexibility and elasticity of the cloud with the enhanced security and performance characteristics of dedicated hosting, our ground-breaking Hybrid Cloud offering connects the two for the best of both worlds. Find out more.
Your time and resources are valuable, so spend them focusing on your business. Get a Managed Cloud account, and our trained cloud experts will look after your infrastructure, freeing you up to grow your business. Find out more.
What is Cloud Computing?
Are you new to the Cloud phenomenon, or just trying to learn a little more? Read our quick guide on cloud computing, and find out which cloud is the right one for you and your needs. Learn more.
Our famed Fanatical Support will be there for you, no matter how simple or complex your solution may be. You’ll have 24/7 direct access to our support teams- that means no automated menus, and no scripted answers. Find out more.
- 24x7x365 chat/phone/ticket support
- Built entirely with RAID 10-protected, data-centre-grade SSDs
- Powerful Intel® Xeon® processors
- 40 Gigabits per second of highly available network throughput to every host machine
- Provision Cloud Servers in minutes, to quickly scale capacity up and down
- Ubuntu 12.04 Host OS
- KVM Virtualization
- Chef Server
- OpenStack Essex release
Managed Cloud Servers
- Comprehensive monitoring
- 24x7x365 OS & application support
- 100% network uptime guarantee
- All the features of regular Cloud Servers
Storage and Data
- High-performance cloud hosting for your MySQL databases
- Built-in data replication for greater reliability
- Automated deployment, configuration, and patching
Cloud Block Storage & SSD Storage
- Consistent and reliable storage performance in the open cloud
- Only pay for what you use, from just 12p/GB/month
- High-performance SSD volumes available
- Choose specific files and folders to back up
- Optional AES-256 encryption
- Automatic compression and de-duplication
- Unlimited, on-demand storage starting at 7p/GB/month
- Serve content fast with CDN, powered by Akamai
- Easy to access via Control Panel or API
Platform & Networking
Cloud Load Balancers
- Software load balancers on-demand
- Advanced load balancing algorithms
- Dedicated static IP address
- Save time
- Access via public API
- Many record types supported (A, CNAME, NS, TXT, AAAA, DKIM, MX, SRV & SPF)
- Multiple regional (US and UK) service endpoints