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Pay-as-you-go pricing

Build flexible and scalable applications on our public cloud, paying only for what you use. And with Managed Cloud, you can choose the service level that best fits your needs: we can run your cloud ops for you, or be there to provide expertise and assistance when you need us. Either way, help is never more than a phone call away - 24x7x365.
Note: All monthly pricing is estimated based on 730 hours of service.

Not a new customer?

If you're an existing Next Generation or High Performance Cloud Servers customer (i.e. if you joined Rackspace before July 15th 2014), then our old pricing applies to you. Take a look at it here.

Cloud Servers

Pricing is a combination of raw infrastructure and our high-touch service. Choose the service level that's right for your business needs.

  • We're there whenever you need us with Managed Infrastructure service level (minimum service charge: £35/mo).
  • We run your entire cloud ops for you with Managed Operations service level (minimum service charge: £350/mo).

Performance 1

Best suited for test and development, web servers, batch processing, network appliances, small databases, and most general-purpose computing workloads.

  • Low to medium RAM
  • High-performance, RAID 10-protected SSD storage
  • Redundant 10-Gigabit networking
  • From 1–8 vCPUs*
  • Option of booting from Cloud Block Storage (additional charges apply for Cloud Block Storage)
  • Disk I/O up to ~35,000 4K random read IOPS and ~35,000 4K random write IOPS.**

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
General Purpose v1-1 1GB 1 20GB SSD - 200Mb/s £0.024/hr + £0.0035/hr or £0.015/hr
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.048/hr + £0.007/hr or £0.03/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.096/hr + £0.014/hr or £0.06/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £0.192/hr + £0.028/hr or £0.12/hr

 

 

 

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.063/hr + £0.007/hr or £0.03/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.126/hr + £0.014/hr or £0.06/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £0.252/hr + £0.028/hr or £0.12/hr

 

 

 

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.103/hr + £0.007/hr or £0.03/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.166/hr + £0.014/hr or £0.06/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £0.332/hr + £0.028/hr or £0.12/hr

 

 

 

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.463/hr + £0.007/hr or £0.03/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.526/hr + £0.014/hr or £0.06/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £1.052/hr + £0.028/hr or £0.12/hr

 

 

 

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
General Purpose v1-1 1GB 1 20GB SSD - 200Mb/s £0.079/hr + £0.0035/hr or £0.015/hr
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.103/hr + £0.007/hr or £0.03/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.151/hr + £0.014/hr or £0.06/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £0.292/hr + £0.028/hr or £0.12/hr

 

 

 

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure
General Purpose v1-1 1GB 1 20GB SSD - 200Mb/s £0.168/hr + £0.0035/hr
General Purpose v1-2 2GB 2 40GB SSD 20GB SSD 400Mb/s £0.192/hr + £0.007/hr
General Purpose v1-4 4GB 4 40GB SSD 40GB SSD 800Mb/s £0.24/hr + £0.014/hr
General Purpose v1-8 8GB 8 40GB SSD 80GB SSD 1,600Mb/s £0.336/hr + £0.028/hr

 

 

 

Performance 2

Best suited for medium to large relational databases and NoSQL data stores.

  • Medium to high RAM
  • High-performance, RAID 10-protected SSD storage
  • Redundant 10-Gigabit networking
  • From 4–32 vCPUs***
  • Option of booting from Cloud Block Storage (additional charges apply for Cloud Block Storage)
  • Disk I/O scales with the number of data disks up to ~80,000 4K random read IOPS and ~70,000 4K random write IOPS.**

Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.36/hr + £0.0525/hr or £0.225/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £0.72/hr + £0.105/hr or £0.45/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £1.44/hr + £0.21/hr or £0.90/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £2.16/hr + £0.315/hr or £1.35/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £2.88/hr + £0.42/hr or £1.80/hr


Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.45/hr + £0.0525/hr or £0.225/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £0.90/hr + £0.105/hr or £0.45/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £1.80/hr + £0.21/hr or £0.90/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £2.70/hr + £0.315/hr or £1.35/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £3.60/hr + £0.42/hr or £1.80/hr


Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.49/hr + £0.0525/hr or £0.225/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £0.98/hr + £0.105/hr or £0.45/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £1.96/hr + £0.21/hr or £0.90/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £2.94/hr + £0.315/hr or £1.35/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £3.92/hr + £0.42/hr or £1.80/hr


Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.80/hr + £0.0525/hr or £0.225/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £1.60/hr + £0.105/hr or £0.45/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £3.20/hr + £0.21/hr or £0.90/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £4.80/hr + £0.315/hr or £1.35/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £6.40/hr + £0.42/hr or £1.80/hr


Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure   Managed Operations
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.46/hr + £0.0525/hr or £0.225/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £0.82/hr + £0.105/hr or £0.45/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £1.54/hr + £0.21/hr or £0.90/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £2.26/hr + £0.315/hr or £1.35/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £2.98/hr + £0.42/hr or £1.80/hr


Name RAM vCPU System Disk Data Disk Bandwidth Raw Infrastructure   Managed Infrastructure
Performance2-15 15GB 4 40GB SSD 150GB SSD 1,250Mb/s £0.504/hr + £0.0525/hr
Performance2-30 30GB 8 40GB SSD 300GB SSD 2,500Mb/s £0.864/hr + £0.105/hr
Performance2-60 60GB 16 40GB SSD 600GB SSD 5,000Mb/s £1.584hr + £0.21/hr
Performance2-90 90GB 24 40GB SSD 900GB SSD 7,500Mb/s £2.304/hr + £0.315/hr
Performance2-120 120GB 32 40GB SSD 1,200GB SSD 10,000Mb/s £3.024/hr + £0.42/hr


 

Cloud Files & CDN

Storage

Pay less per GB when you store more files and media. Tiered pricing applies to your total Cloud Files usage per account.

Usage Price/GB/Mo
First 1TB £0.07
Next 49TB £0.065
Next 150TB £0.06
Next 300TB £0.055
Next 524TB £0.052
Over 1024TB Contact Us
CDN Bandwidth

Tiered pricing applies to your aggregate CDN bandwidth usage per account. The more you use, the more you save.

Usage Price/GB/Mo
First 1TB £0.08
Next 40TB £0.07
Next 150TB £0.05
Next 300TB £0.04
Next 524TB £0.03
Over 1024TB Contact Us
 

Cloud Databases

Size Logical Cores CPU Weight I/O Priority Network TPS Price
512MB 1 0.5 1 20Mbit 116* £0.04/hr
1GB 1 1 2 100Mbit 449* £0.045/hr
2GB 2 2 3 200Mbit 864* £0.09/hr
4GB 4 4 4 300Mbit 1566* £0.18/hr
8GB 6 8 5 400Mbit 2130* £0.36/hr
16GB 8 16 6 500Mbit 2651* £0.72/hr
32GB 10 32 7 1000Mbit 3372* £1.44/hr
64GB 14 64 8 2000Mbit 3785* £2.88/hr

 

Storage Price: £0.60/GB/month.

CPU Weight: Higher is better, with the instance receiving more time on the CPU on the basis of its weight under high load.

Network: Guaranteed network throughput allocation.

TPS (Transactions per second): Benchmark (June 2014) in transactions per second using 64 MySQL threads for all flavours, except 32 threads for 512MB.

*Your mileage may vary. A benchmark is only a guideline and not representative of the performance your application will see. Always benchmark your own application.

 

Cloud Block Storage

Disk Price/GB/Mo
Standard £0.09
SSD £0.37

 

Above pricing is based on £0.000123/GB/hr for standard volumes and £0.000506/GB/hr for SSD volumes.

Save snapshots to Cloud Files at just £0.07/GB/mo.

Cloud Block Storage volumes only work with next generation standard and Performance Cloud Servers.

 

Cloud Backup

QTY Managed Infrastructure Managed Operations
Per Server £8.00/Mo Free

 

Monthly per server charge applies to Managed Infrastructure service level only. Bandwidth charges only apply if Cloud Files data resides in a different data center from your Cloud Server.

File storage (using Cloud Files) is priced at £0.07/GB/mo.

Outgoing Bandwidth starts at £0.08/GB. Bandwidth charges only apply if Cloud Files data resides in a different data center from your Cloud Server.

 

Cloud Load Balancers

Per Instance Per Instance + SSL Concurrent Connections
£7.30/Mo £21.90/Mo £7.30/Mo

 

Per instance — Billed in one-minute increments, at a rate of £0.000166666667 per minute (equivalent to £0.01 per hour).

Per instance with ssl — Billed in one-minute increments, at a rate of £0.0005 per minute (equivalent to £0.03 per hour)

Concurrent Connections — are a measure of average utilisation over an hour, based on 5-minute polling. We bill concurrent connections at £0.0001 per hour for each connection (equivalent to £0.01 per hour for 100 concurrent connections).

Outgoing Bandwidth starts at £0.08/GB. Incoming bandwidth is always free.

 

Bandwidth

Outgoing: Outgoing bandwidth usage for Cloud Servers, Cloud Files, Cloud Load Balancers, and Cloud Big Data is aggregated per account. Tiered pricing applies to your total usage, so you pay less per GB the more you use.

Per Instance Per GB
First 10TB £0.08
Next 40TB £0.07
Next 150TB £0.05
Next 300TB £0.04
Next 524TB £0.03
Over 1024TB Contact Us

Incoming & internal: No charge for incoming bandwidth, or for bandwidth within private networks (ServiceNet and Cloud Networks).


Please visit our Billing FAQs page to find out more about our pricing structure.

 

Discounts

The more you spend, the more you can save with volume and commitment discounts for Cloud Servers. The discounts apply to your monthly aggregated spend on all flavours of Cloud Servers within the UK. You get the freedom and flexibility to switch flavours without changing your discount eligibility.

Volume Discount: Spend more and save
  • No need to apply—you're automatically eligible when you spend over £4,000/month on Cloud Servers usage.
  • The more you spend, the higher your savings.
  • To provide the greatest savings, we aggregate your Cloud Servers spend by account across all flavours.
  • There is no term commitment. Read the complete Terms & Conditions for our Volume Discount.

 

Commitment Discount: Commit to a term, save even more

Commit to spend at least £4,000/month on Cloud Servers usage for a specified term to increase your savings. You have the flexibility to choose a term of 6, 12, 18, 24, or 36 months.

  • The higher your commitment amount, the greater your savings.
  • The longer your commitment term, the greater your savings.
  • To provide the greatest savings, we aggregate your Cloud Servers spend by account across all flavours.
  • You will receive a Volume Discount for any spend in excess of your Commitment Amount.

 

Prepayment Discount: Prepay for the entire term, save the most
  • If you choose to prepay your total committed amount for a term, you can enjoy the maximum savings.
  • You will receive a Volume Discount for any spend in excess of the prepayment amount.
  • To provide the greatest savings, we aggregate your Cloud Servers spend by account across all flavours.

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* Minimally shared with fair weighting. Allows burst when idle resources are available. In rare cases, resources may be throttled back under heavy host contention.
** Disk I/O is shared across the host.
*** Dedicated for your use, regardless of host contention.