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If your answer is IBM, you’re well informed. The fact is, the incredibly data-intensive workloads of the highest-performing companies call for something new. With options like our SoftLayer bare metal servers, businesses can run their most demanding apps on dedicated servers—without interference from disruptive neighbours. And this allows smarter companies to get ahead by avoiding spikes in usage that compromise performance.


IBM Cloud is just the ticket for travel and entertainment site.

After moving to the IBM Cloud, the website Tiket.com achieved its objective of improving its response to spikes. One example: they sold 5,000 Big Bang concert tickets in 15 minutes with 15,000 concurrent users. Their competitor crashed for four hours.

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Free cloud server for one month

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The cloud platform for midsize businesses

The cloud platform for midsize businesses


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IBM Cloud hosts more of the most highly trafficked websites than Amazon and every other cloud provider. The busiest and most data-intensive companies know that high-traffic, high-demand solutions can cause spikes that adversely impact performance. With options like our SoftLayer bare metal offerings, however, businesses can run their most demanding apps on dedicated servers—without the disruptions of a solely shared environment.


Search engine puts heads in beds—and trust in the IBM Cloud.

HotelsCombined.com® is the world’s leading hotel-price-comparison search engine. The site collects and presents more than 2,500,000 real-time international hotel deals from a database of 235,000 hotels in 225 countries. Clearly a job for the IBM Cloud.

More top websites run in the IBM Cloud.

A third-party survey of the 100,000 busiest websites revealed that IBM hosts far more of them than any other provider.

Free cloud server for one month

Free cloud server for one month

See for yourself. Build a cloud server with one core, one GB RAM and 25 GB local storage for free,* and deploy it in as few as five minutes.


The cloud platform for midsize businesses

The cloud platform for midsize businesses


Legal disclaimer: 270,000 and 30% data sourced from HostCabi.net, as of 10/25/2013

*Offer valid for new customers on one CloudLayer Computing public cloud instance in any SoftLayer data centre excluding DAL01, for one calendar month. Valid credit card required for authorisation. Card will be charged for additional months of service if cloud server is not cancelled within one month of activation.

By offering 1,600 complimentary APIs, SoftLayer can give you the freedom to find precisely the right combination of functionality for higher levels of customisation, control and flexibility. It integrates with third-party and custom software for seamless provisioning, management, monitoring and information retrieval. And unlike many other offerings, it allows you to manage your cloud directly on an ongoing basis. It’s the cloud, any way you want it.

Mega processing power for Magma Mobile

Based in France, with extensive global reach, Magma Mobile is one of the largest Android developers in the world. The company averages 8.5 million users each month for such popular games and applications as Android Pinball, Bubble Blast, Mahjong 3D and Podkast. Needless to say, they need a serious cloud. Learn why they’re running on IBM bare metal.

Free cloud server for one month

Free cloud server for one month

See for yourself. Build a cloud server with one core, one GB RAM and 25 GB local storage for free,* and deploy it in as few as five minutes.


The cloud platform for midsize businesses

The cloud platform for midsize businesses


*Offer valid for new customers on one CloudLayer Computing public cloud instance in any SoftLayer data centre excluding DAL01, for one calendar month. Valid credit card required for authorisation. Card will be charged for additional months of service if cloud server is not cancelled within one month of activation.

The highest-performing companies thrive on higher-performing technology. They’ve embraced cloud-based applications to advance business process innovation, Big Data analytics, social and mobile. Simply put, more and more of the best companies are tapping into 100-plus Software as a Service (SaaS) business solutions in the IBM Cloud to remain among the most successful companies in the world.


From cow to customer without a hitch.

HP Hood is one of the largest branded dairy operators in the U.S. Over the years, they acquired several companies, many of which were still using paper-based supply chain processes. Hood needed a unified transportation management process throughout their supply chain, and an efficient logistics network for thousands of carriers. They turned to an IBM solution that included SaaS running in the IBM Cloud.

The cloud platform for midsize businesses

The cloud platform for midsize businesses