Build a bare metal server with your choice of processor(s), hard drive configuration, RAM, port speed, and more.
Select the cores, storage, and RAM you need in your virtual server, and we'll deploy it in 5 to 15 minutes.
Scale your storage infrastructure on demand while controlling your costs with SoftLayer object storage.
Your application may generate huge volumes of meaningful and valuable data, but if you don't have the time and energy to invest into building and managing a scalable big data environment, you'll find it difficult to extract meaning and value from that information.
To save you the headache of operating your own big data environment and the heartache of missing out on the value of your data, we've teamed up with Cloudant, another IBM company, to provide you with a managed NoSQL cloud database service on the SoftLayer platform.
With Cloudant, provisioning is instant, and development is easy. Get, put, index, and query JSON data and attachments via a RESTful API. Thousands of developers of large-scale or fast-growing Web and mobile applications have chosen to develop with Cloudant on SoftLayer, because Cloudant is more than a hosted database. It also features built-in: