What is Rackspace OnMetal?
OnMetal servers are single-tenant, bare-metal servers provisioned via the same OpenStack API as our cloud. They can be spun up as quickly as VMs to offer the agility of multi-tenant environments with the performance of single-tenant hardware. OnMetal servers are our own design and are engineered in a highly opinionated way. We’ve made them 100 percent solid-state with external cooling, leading to increased mean time between failures (MTBF). They are also incredibly large, so you’ll need fewer of them.
Rackspace OnMetal is a tool in the Dedicated Cloud Hosting category of a tech stack.
Who uses Rackspace OnMetal?
4 companies reportedly use Rackspace OnMetal in their tech stacks, including The Control Group, Yodlr, and Vanare.
14 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Rackspace OnMetal.
Why developers like Rackspace OnMetal?
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Rackspace OnMetal's Features
- Provision instantly, instead of in hours or days.
- Manage as easily as virtual cloud servers through our Cloud Control Panel and the OpenStack API.
- Integrate with your existing cloud architecture.
- Mix and match with multi-tenant Cloud Servers.
- Pay for by the minute, with utility-style billing only for the resources you use.
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