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About Rackspace

Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) provides IT infrastructure to businesses that need performance and reliability. Its customers benefit from partnering with real technology specialists committed to delivering Fanatical Support.

Rackspace Commitment

Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) launched OpenStack in 2010 with NASA and remains the most active proponent of the world’s first planet-scale cloud operating system.

Rackspace Public Cloud

Apps and sites run better on our high-performance cloud Whether you’re building a corporate website or a demanding application, our public cloud can power your most critical workloads.

This product is OpenStack Powered. It contains OpenStack software and has been validated through testing to provide API compatibility for OpenStack core services. Learn more about the testing criteria and core services here.

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OpenStack Powered Platform 2016.08

Platform Capabilities  
Designated Sections  

OpenStack Services Enabled

Service Release API Coverage
Compute Service API & Extensions Icehouse (Nova v2.0)
Identity service API & Extensions Icehouse (Keystone v2.0)
Image Service API Icehouse (Glance v2.0)
Object Store API & Extensions Icehouse (Swift v1.0)

Other Details

Pricing Options

Per minute  
Long-term Contract  

Supported Hypervisors


Supported Guests

Windows Linux


North America
Asia Pacific

Data Center Locations

Auburn Chicago Grapevine London Hong Kong Sydney

Click any location to see availability zones and API endpoints

Regions where support is offered

North America
Asia Pacific


Rackspace Performance Cloud Servers (01:19)

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iops not supported -

by Tim Lewis on Dec 22nd 2015
Full Coverage for Nova is not correct as disk_read_iops_sec is not supported. Also Openstack is not the exact same infrastructure as the Rackspace Cloud they differ a lot.