Dedicated server hosting solutions

Designed for total isolation, control and security for mission-critical workloads using customizable dedicated server hosting on IBM Cloud

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High-confidence dedicated server hosting

Dedicated server hosting from IBM is designed to provide total isolation, control and security for your heavy, mission-critical workloads. Our private bare metal server environment offers maximum customization and performance with a wide range of configuration options, Intel and AMD CPU architectures, versatile storage and more. Unlike other providers, IBM Cloud® offers dedicated server hosting locations across more than 60 data centers and 19 countries.

New discounts on Intel® Xeon® IBM Cloud Bare Metal Servers

USD 500 off Intel® Xeon® 8260 processors¹

Ideal for high-capacity demands, server consolidation and roll-your-own virtualization

Use code INTEL500
50% off 10-Gbps uplinks on any server, for life¹

Ideal for HPC, virtualization and database applications

Use code SPEEDMEUP10


Customize it your way

Our dedicated server hosting offers a variety of top-end Intel and AMD performance CPUs for IBM Cloud Bare Metal Servers. Plus, BYO capabilities, versatile storage, extensive memory and more.

Rely on our global network

The closer the data is to your users, the fewer hassles you’ll run into with latency, security and timely service delivery. With dedicated server hosting from IBM, you choose from a global network of scattered data centers and POP locations.

Use the newest technologies — always

You can provision dedicated server hosting for SAP HANA/SAP NetWeaver and other certified workloads and add the latest NVIDIA Tesla GPUs for HPC needs.

Get competitive, transparent pricing

We recently lowered our dedicated hosting prices on IBM Cloud Bare Metal Servers on average by 17% across the board. We also included 20 TB of cost-free bandwidth.2 Choose from hourly, monthly and reserved billing at prices set for smarter cloud cost management.


Intel Xeon E-2174G

4 cores, 3.80 GHz / 16 GB RAM / 1 TB SATA x 1 / 20 TB bandwidth2 / Starting at USD 241 per month

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Intel Xeon 4210

20 cores, 2.20 GHz / 32 GB RAM/ 1 TB SATA x 1 / 20 TB bandwidth2 / Starting at USD 379 per month

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Intel Xeon 8260

48 cores, 2.40 GHz / 32 GB RAM / 1 TB SATA x 1 / 20 TB bandwidth2 / Starting at USD 664 per month

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More than 11 million configurations

Choose single, dual or quad processors with the most-recent Intel or AMD technologies. Select the speed, RAM, storage OS and more. Or choose from pre-configured, dedicated server hosting options for faster provisioning.

No hypervisor layer

Gain more control over your dedicated server hosting environment with direct root access. IBM Cloud Bare Metal Servers are physical, dedicated and private compute servers that deliver the essential functionality you need.

Up to 128 cores

Solve compute-intensive tasks in less time. Support modern dedicated hosting workloads and containerized services with up to 128 cores per platform.

On-demand provisioning

Get monthly dedicated servers online in as little as two to four hours. Hourly dedicated servers can be up and running within 30 minutes.

Data centers

Get a USD 200 credit when you sign up


Next steps

Configure, price and quote

Customize a dedicated server with your exact specifications and get a downloadable quote.

Virtual private server from IBM Cloud

Dedicated server hosting not quite what you're looking for? Explore virtual private server (VPS) options.


1Promotions valid on new orders only, through December 31, 2022, or while supplies last. These promotions cannot be combined with other promotions or offers. The “USD 500 off Intel® Xeon® 8260 processors” 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 on any server, for life” promotion is applicable for any IBM Cloud Bare Metal Server featuring Intel® Xeon® processors, is open to all operating systems, and excludes the following IBM Cloud Data Centers: Amsterdam 01; Dallas 05; Dallas 06; Hong Kong 01; San Jose 01; Singapore 01; and Washington, D.C. 01.

220 TB included in US, Canada and EU data centers; 5 TB bandwidth included in all other data centers. New prices and offers may not be combined with any other current or future discounts.