Resell on the IBM Cloud

Create a hosting business on a platform that is fully automated via API and provides total transparency and control. Your customers demand peak performance, and IBM helps you deliver.

IBM Cloud provides the unique opportunity to build on and resell any or all IBM Cloud services as though they are your own. And you don't have to worry about buying and maintaining the hardware.

Automated control, access and scalability

The entire IBM Cloud platform is automated and controlled by API, web portal and mobile apps, letting you automate your own operations and control every aspect of it.

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Global reach and performance

IBM Cloud has more than 13 data centers and 16 additional network points of presence around the world connected by a high-speed private network with more than 2,000 Gbps of connectivity, giving you a global footprint to call your own.

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On-demand scalability

With more than 100,000 servers under management (and counting) and no long-term commitments, get what you want, when you need it, and keep it for only as long as necessary.

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Around-the-clock phone and chat support

Around-the-clock support from an expert technical team gives you a level of support that you can feel confident building your own business on.

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Comprehensive Reseller Program

The IBM Cloud Reseller Program provides generous volume discounts and additional benefits that help hosting resellers all the way down to the bottom line.

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IBM Cloud solutions at work

To see how reseller hosting companies are using the IBM Cloud platform to succeed, visit the case studies page

Create your own reseller hosting solution

No two reseller hosting solutions are the same. IBM Cloud allows you to design (and only pay for) the infrastructure that your solution requires. Below are some of the typical components you’ll find in many reseller hosting solutions.

Control panel & billing

Turnkey web hosting solutions give customers complete server control and access to professional hosting and billing services.

Object storage

Tag, store and find data in a robust, infinitely scalable storage solution with built-in search and CDN integration.

Private clouds

Empower developers and accelerate innovation with the power of cloud behind your firewall.

Virtual servers

Scale virtual cloud servers on demand to meet customer requirements during traffic spikes.


Virtualize servers to provide the right fit for your customers and maximize utilization.

Content delivery network

Put content on 24 nodes throughout the cloud, keeping it closer to end users to minimize the distance the data has to travel.

Management software

Leverage industry-leading hosting management tools including Parallels Plesk Panel and cPanel.