Softlayer

IBM IaaS—Cloud without compromise

The right infrastructure as a service can make the difference in beating your competition to market with new innovations.

To help you capitalize on the speed and agility of cloud, IBM offers a choice of robust, open IaaS with flexibility, control, security, high performance and global reach.

You bring the ideas. We provide the infrastructure.

SoftLayer infrastructure



Build your future on a global cloud infrastructure
optimized for born-on-the-cloud applications at Internet
scale, empowered with the experience and backing of IBM.

  • Unmatched performance — SoftLayer IaaS performance is up to 10 times faster than leading cloud competitors, according to InfoWorld IaaS tests.

  • Flexibility — From bare metal to virtualized servers; dedicated or shared; self-service or managed; spanning public, private and hybrid configurations.

  • Control — Use a powerful single-pane GUI portal to control and tune all cloud services, as well as a powerful API with a broad set of function calls.


  • Cloud environments for small and medium business Cloud environments for small and medium business

    Cloud environments optimized for SMB performance and cost, scalable to expand as your business grows.

  • Disaster recovery Disaster recovery

    Implement a comprehensive strategy and process for keeping your mission critical applications running.

  • Big data Big data

    Leverage the power of bare metal infrastructure and our advanced network and tools for big data.

  • Large enterprise Large enterprise

    On-demand platforms with enterprise-grade performance, security, scalability and manageability.

  • High performance computing High performance computing

    An on-demand solution to meet compute-intensive requirements using GPUs to accelerate performance.

  • Virtual private cloud Virtual private cloud

    Deploy your own private cloud featuring automated provisioning and configuration with the push of a button.

  • Web 2.0 and SaaS Web 2.0 and SaaS

    Customize scalable solutions for Web 2.0 apps without compromising cost efficiency or expansion speed.