Get high availability without committing to a long-term contract. We charge for each Cloud Load Balancer instance by the hour, plus concurrent connections. Then we add bandwidth charges: $0.12 per outgoing GB. We don't charge for incoming bandwidth.
Rackspace bills in minute intervals where the actual fee is $0.00025 per minute (equivalent to $0.015 per hour).
Cloud Load Balancers with SSL termination incur a $0.05 per hour charge. SSL termination is available via API.
Concurrent connections are a measure of average utilization over an hour, based on 5-minute polling. We bill concurrent connections at $0.00015 per hour for each connection (equivalent to $0.015 per hour for 100 concurrent connections).
Bandwidth for your cloud load balancer is calculated separately as follows:
Use this handy calculator to run some rough numbers of what it might cost to use Cloud Load Balancers.
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