Bare Metal Servers

Build a bare metal server with your choice of processor(s), hard drive configuration, RAM, port speed, and more.

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Virtual Servers

Select the cores, storage, and RAM you need in your virtual server, and we'll deploy it in 5 to 15 minutes.

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Cloud Storage

Scale your storage infrastructure on demand while controlling your costs with SoftLayer object storage.

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Riak Hosting

Riak big data with a bare metal backbone.

You choose Riak when you want a flexible, fault-tolerant, distributed, ops-friendly big data environment. You choose to host Riak on SoftLayer when you want it to perform consistently at peak performance.

When your focus is on generating, analyzing, and storing a huge volume of data, you shouldn't have to worry about whether your infrastructure will be able to keep up with your business.

Bare Metal Power

Avoid the performance costs of shared hardware in virtual systems.

Full Control

Completely customize your solution and control where servers and replica sets are deployed.

Basho Partnership

Developed in partnership with Basho for optimized server configurations, software, and support.

Recommended Server Configurations

In partnership with Basho, SoftLayer engineers developed base bare metal server configurations that feature the ideal ratios of processing power, RAM, and storage, with Riak installed on CentOS. Your entire environment can be configured, ordered, and provisioned with only a few clicks in about two hours, and billed by the month or by the year with no long-term contracts.

Small Configuration
3.4GHz Single Xeon 1270
2x 500GB SATA RAID10
20TB public outbound bandwidth
Starting at $380/mo
Medium Configuration
2.93GHz Dual Xeon 5670
4x 300GB 15k SAS
20TB public outbound bandwidth
Starting at $979/mo
Large Configuration
2.00GHz Dual Xeon 2620
6X 600GB 15K SAS
20TB public outbound bandwidth
Starting at $2,045/mo

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