Scalable, flexible servers from only 4.5c/hr
Rackspace has a wide selection of cloud servers available with the flexibility to cater for your business, whether big or small – from next generation dedicated servers run on OpenStack, to virtual performance cloud servers, we’ve got you covered. And with our servers, web pages will load faster for eCommerce customers, your databases will get high IOPS and applications streaming large volumes of video and media files will experience low latency when you run your applications.
If all this server-talk is making your head spin, don’t worry – as the #1 Managed Cloud Specialist, we’ll help you every step of the way (or just the steps that you’d like us to help you with). We can run your cloud operations, provide operating system and application support, stringently monitor your servers with regular checkups, and offer advice on optimisation and future growth planning. Alongside all this, you’ll get 24x7 Fanatical Support from our team of experts, all year, every year. So what are you waiting for? Do servers the simple way and let us look after your cloud.
Performance Cloud Servers are virtual compute machines, designed to deliver enhanced performance with the flexibility to scale to your needs. You’ll get all the benefits of improved performance, and still only ever pay for what you use.
Web pages will load faster for eCommerce customers, databases will get higher IOPS and applications streaming large volumes of video and media files will experience low latency when customers run their applications.
- 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
- Customers can provision Cloud Servers in minutes, to quickly scale capacity up and down
All of this adds up to improved performance for your apps — up to 2.5X more disk I/O performance than previous cloud servers. They’re powered by OpenStack too, the world's leading open-source cloud operating system, ensuring you’re not locked in to one provider.
No spinning disk here. Our all-data-centre-grade SSD design delivers 59x* more disk I/O than our previous Cloud Servers.
*Based on internal benchmarks.
Simple, affordable pricing
Starting at just US 4 cents per hour ($29.20/mo.), you can spin up hundreds of Cloud Servers in mere minutes.
Built for reliability
Cloud Servers reside in our world-class data centres, with hardware RAID 10 storage, ECC memory, and fully redundant networking and power all the way to the host.
Only pay for what you use
We bill per minute from the time you create Performance Cloud Servers until you delete them.
Build your infrastructure in any of our 6 global regions: London, Sydney, Hong Kong, Northern Virginia, Dallas, and Chicago.
Save even more
Get discounts on Cloud Servers based on volume usage, term commitments, and prepayment.
Cloud Servers use powerful Intel® Xeon® E5-2670 processors to deliver up to 32 virtual CPUs.
Choose your level of Fanatical Support
Every Cloud Account includes a core support level with 24x7x365 access to Fanatical Support® from our teams. This includes services like troubleshooting your code that interacts with our SDKs and high-traffic event consultation. When you choose a Managed Cloud account, our cloud experts can even help you plan, deploy and run your application or website.
Deploy cloud applications, automatically
Build a complete cloud environment on the Rackspace public cloud—including setting up servers, databases, and load balancers, software installation, and configuration—with just a few clicks.
Using our control panel, you select the application or framework you need, and the deployment service takes care of the provisioning, deployment, and software installation, automatically. Find out more about Cloud Deployments.