Easily Control Your DNSTake Control. The Rackspace Cloud DNS free API service automates and simplifies Domain Name System management.
Easily Manage Domains, Sub-Domains & Records
Cloud DNS is backed by Fanatical Support®.
Sign-Up for the Rackspace Cloud DNS (API)
If you don't have a Rackspace Cloud account, go to the Order Now page and sign up for an account. Once you have a Rackspace Cloud account, you automatically have access to the Rackspace Cloud DNS using the existing Rackspace Cloud Authentication Service. Before you begin, take a look at the Rackspace Cloud DNS Developers guide for information on accessing and authenticating with the service.
Create or Import Domains
Using the Rackspace Cloud DNS API, use the "Create Domains" or “Import Domains” API operation to start managing your domains. Note: If you are an existing cloud customer with domains previously defined, those domains will automatically be set up in the Rackspace Cloud DNS.
Begin Managing your DomainsLeverage the API to list, add, modify, and remove domains and records as needed.
Rackspace Cloud DNS Pricing – Its Free!!
That’s right, there is no cost for using the Rackspace Cloud DNS! Existing Cloud Servers™, Cloud Servers with a managed service level and RackConnect™ customers have access to the Rackspace Cloud DNS API by default.
What You Get:
Public API Access
The Rackspace Cloud DNS public API is implemented using a RESTful web service interface and is very robust with an extensive set of API operations to manage your domains, sub-domains, and resource records. Check out the Rackspace Cloud DNS Developer’s guide here or see the Cloud DNS section in your cloud control panel.
Support For The Rackspace Cloud DNS
Rackspace Cloud DNS is backed by Fanatical Support. Support includes:
Support does not include managing (creating, deleting, importing, exporting, modifying, etc.) domains and records on behalf of a user. Rackspace Cloud DNS users will be solely responsible for managing domains and records via the API.
Support For Rackspace Cloud DNS Customers using Cloud Servers with a Managed Service Level
Rackspace will provide support for creating, configuring, and deleting your domains and records.
Please contact your Managed Cloud Support team for assistance.
What our customers say
"I love that the Rackspace Cloud DNS is easy to use, and uses the same codes I already have written for interfacing with other Rackspace Cloud APIs. It works great, and gives me the features I need".
Steve Carlson, Co-Founder, AutoCorner
"Rackspace Cloud DNS is a big win for us. The API is clean, the features are well-designed."
Matt Juszczak, Founder, Bitlancer LLC