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Scale to handle traffic

Planning a big event? Going into your busy season? You want to increase traffic to your site. But you also have to keep it up and running—without spending time and money to provision thousands of servers to handle millions of pageviews.

Cloud Bursting Event Graph




Liveblogging Apple events

Electronics blog gdgt uses the Rackspace Cloud to deliver up-to-the-minute news on the hottest tech launches.



iPhone 5 launch

55 million

hits in 3 hours


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iPad launch

55 million

hits in a few hours


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iPhone 4S launch

11 million

hits in 2 hours


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iPad mini launch

4 million

hits in 2 hours


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Television appearances

Several Rackspace Cloud customers have successfully delivered their sites to millions of TV viewers.



Startup Villy Custom handled

3.2 million

hits in 25 minutes.


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Ava the Elephant sustained

High Traffic

during her Shark Tank appearance.


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Hello Interactive handled

35 million

hits during the Teen Choice Awards.


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Rackspace Cloud

Maximize uptime

The Rackspace Cloud handles billions of web requests per year. We can add server resources to maximize your site's uptime, so you don't need to worry about your website getting overwhelmed by traffic.

How it works


Step 1

Step 1

You call our cloud team a week before your high-traffic event.



Step 2

Step 2

Our experienced specialists work with you to make sure you get the resources you need.



Step 3

Step 3

You ensure your website's code is optimized to handle high traffic.

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