SoftLayer bare metal servers provide the raw horsepower you demand for your processor-intensive and disk I/O-intensive workloads. These servers come with the most complete package of standard features and services, and can be further configured to your exact specifications via our portal or API and deployed in real time to any SoftLayer data center.
Other cloud servers dream of this kind of speed, power, and flexibility.
To learn more about our bare metal servers, chat with a member of our sales team.
The process of choosing and configuring a bare metal server might seem intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be.
1Choose a processor that best meets your performance needs.
2Upgrade standard config to fine tune the hardware to your workload.
3SoftLayer deploys your server as configured within 2 to 4 hours.
4Upgrade resources as needed, on demand, via our Web portal or API
If you have questions about configuring your bare metal server, chat with our team, and we’ll help guide you through the process of selecting a server and customizing it with hardware upgrades.
All hardware upgrades are added to your server’s monthly bill. Please note that not all upgrade options are supported on all servers.
In addition to the hardware component upgrades available on all bare metal servers, we offer a several premium server options for your most demanding workloads. Supercharge your compute-instensive application with GPUs, maximize your storage volume with more than a dozen hard drives, or cut down on inter-server latency by provisioning your servers in the same physical rack. You want it; we've got it.
All bare metal servers come with a comprehensive set of features and services— one of the industry’s best. With these features included at no additional cost, you can accelerate deployment and optimize your total cost of operations.