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Mind your business, not the cloud

You’ve got more important things to do than worry about your cloud infrastructure. A business to run, employees to inspire and innovations to rapidly develop, test and get to market. You can’t afford to lose focus on what matters — your customers. IBM Cloud® can help ensure your cloud computing infrastructure doesn’t get in the way of your success.

Why compute services on IBM Cloud High-performance servers

Be online in minutes with powerful cloud servers you can configure to your workload needs.

Modern, global data centers

Get up and running quickly across 60 IBM Cloud data centers and PoPs in 6 regions.

Manage Kubernetes

Deploy independent microservices into cloud environments with platform as a service.

Serverless without compromise

Run your code with almost no limits and pay as you go, even scaling down to zero.

Infrastructure for any workload Get the infrastructure control you want or need. Bare metal servers
Get single-tenant cloud servers dedicated to you, unshared server resources, with hourly or monthly pricing.
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Virtual private cloud
Get your own protected space in the IBM Cloud with the IBM Cloud Virtual Server for VPC. Expect the security of a private cloud with the agility of a public cloud.
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Virtual servers for classic infrastructure
Public, dedicated, reserved and transient virtual servers enable you to provision and scale virtual machines on demand.
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Containers

Build and deploy in the cloud; orchestrate with a managed Red Hat® OpenShift® or Kubernetes service.

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Serverless

Run your application, job or container on a managed serverless platform with IBM Cloud Code Engine.

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Resources Bare metal servers or virtual?

Why choose bare metal servers or virtual servers for the cloud infrastructure to run workloads.

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Kubernetes: A complete guide

All about the container orchestration tool that deploys, scales and manages containerized apps.

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Container orchestration explained

A combination of Docker containers, Kubernetes technology and an intuitive user experience.

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Compute training and certification Cloud Architect Professional

Build compute skills through courses within the Cloud Architect Professional curriculum.

Cloud SRE Professional

Build compute skills through courses within the Cloud SRE Professional curriculum.

Try a compute service on our free tier

Get a no-expiry Lite account, a USD 200 credit and access 40 services. No charge.

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Footnotes

** Promotions valid on new orders only, through December 31, 2022, or while supplies last. These promotions cannot be combined other promotions or offers. The “USD 500 Off 8260 promotion” is applicable to 4-drive IBM Cloud Bare Metal Servers featuring Intel® Xeon® 8260 processors, and is open to all operating systems across all IBM Cloud Data Centers. The “50% off 10 Gbps uplinks promotion” is applicable for any IBM Cloud Bare Metal Server featuring Intel(r) Xeon(r) Processors, is open to all operating systems, and excludes Amsterdam 01, San Jose 01, Singapore 01, Wash 01, DAL 05, DAL 06, and Hong Kong 01 IBM Cloud Data Centers.