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Most Popular SoftLayer Solution Briefs

  1. Improve Server Security and Protect Your Business in the Cloud

    The protection of your data and applications is important. Read how SoftLayer uses Intel® TXT to provide security controls to help ensure that your workloads run on trusted hardware.

  2. The Easiest Way to Build and Manage an OpenStack Cloud

    Canonical and SoftLayer have come together to provide the expertise and infrastructure you need to scale a cloud environment. Read more about how SoftLayer and OpenStack are opening up the cloud.

  3. Security in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Concerns over security keep organizations from moving workloads and data to the cloud. Learn what SoftLayer is doing to combat potential security threats.

  1. Running E-commerce at Cloud Scale

    Run your store in the clouds. SoftLayer provides the infrastructure you need to reach your online customers faster, keep your customers’ data safe, and scale on demand or automatically when needed. Read more.

  2. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) as a Service

    Digital workloads are getting bigger and more complex requiring high-performance specialized resources. Deliver professional graphics from the cloud for media and entertainment with SoftLayer, NVIDIA, and Citrix.

  3. Big Data in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Big data is resource hungry. Learn how hosting big data on bare metal servers with no virtualization layer helps provides reliable, consistent performance.


All SoftLayer Solution Briefs

  • SoftLayer - Platform, Product, and Service Overview

    Learn more about our approach to data centers, network, and customer control, and get a snapshot of the world-class cloud products and services we offer.

  • Big Data in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Big data is resource hungry. Learn how hosting big data on bare metal servers with no virtualization layer helps provides reliable, consistent performance.

  • Developers in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Are you a developer needing to create and test new applications quickly? Learn how SoftLayer offers the best platform available with open standards and a level of choice and flexibility to meet your diverse requirements.

  • The Easiest Way to Build and Manage an OpenStack Cloud

    The dynamic nature of digital advertising produces unique infrastructure challenges. SoftLayer has the performance, control, and flexibility to build the ideal environment for digital advertising applications.

  • HPC in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    High performance computing isn’t just for scientists and engineers. Read how SoftLayer is making HPC in the cloud a simple and cost-effective solution for any industry.

  • IBM Cloud HSM for SoftLayer

    Enterprise organizations concerned with compliance, data sovereignty, and maintaining control of data can utilize IBM Cloud HSM, which allows you to build a hardware-based root of trust to manage and secure your encryption keys.

  • Improve Server Security and Protect Your Business in the Cloud

    Big data applications have big demands. Whether you’re building from the ground up, or looking for an out-of-the-box solution, we’ve got everything you need to meet big data challenges head-on.

  • Running E-commerce at Cloud Scale

    Run your store in the clouds. SoftLayer provides the infrastructure you need to reach your online customers faster, keep your customers’ data safe, and scale on demand or automatically when needed. Read more.

  • Securing a Cloud Environment - Hardware Firewalls

    Secure your IBM Cloud environment with SoftLayer hardware firewall options. Download this solution brief to learn more about your options and get started.

  • Security in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Concerns over security keep organizations from moving workloads and data to the cloud. Learn what SoftLayer is doing to combat potential security threats.

  • Storage in the Cloud with SoftLayer

    Over- and under-provisioned storage can slow down business and cause unnecessary expenses. Learn how flexible, scalable cloud storage is cost-effective and an overall smart move.

  • Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) as a Service

    Digital workloads are getting bigger and more complex requiring high-performance specialized resources. Deliver professional graphics from the cloud for media and entertainment with SoftLayer, NVIDIA, and Citrix.