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Extreme compute power on demand

Performance Cloud Servers are on-demand virtual machines engineered to deliver performance and reliability.

  • Built entirely with RAID 10-protected, data-center-grade SSDs
  • Featuring powerful Intel® Xeon® processors
  • 40 Gigabits per second of highly available network throughput to every host machine
  • Powered by OpenStack, the world's leading open-source cloud operating system
  • Provision Performance Cloud Servers in minutes, to quickly scale capacity up and down
  • Starting at $0.032/hour
  • Manage servers yourself or upgrade to a managed cloud service level to let us help
SSD Storage

No spinning disk here. Our all-data-center-grade SSD design delivers 59x more disk I/O than our previous Cloud Servers (based on internal benchmarks).

40GB/s Throughput

Every host receives 40Gbps of network capacity to fuel high-bandwidth applications and blazing-fast Cloud Block Storage performance.


Flavors range from 1GB to 120GB RAM, to power workloads from simple web servers to high-performance NoSQL data stores like MongoDB and Cassandra.

Why choose Performance Cloud Servers?

Built for Reliability

Built for reliability

Cloud Servers reside in our world-class data centers, with hardware RAID 10 storage, ECC memory, and fully redundant networking and power all the way to the host.

Global Regions

Global regions

Build your infrastructure in any of our 6 global regions: Northern Virginia, Dallas, Chicago, London, Sydney, and Hong Kong.

Fast Processors

Fast processors

Cloud Servers use powerful Intel® Xeon® E5-2670 processors to deliver up to 32 virtual CPUs.

Cloud Block Storage

Cloud Block Storage

Independently scalable, reliable block storage you can attach to your Performance Cloud Servers. Available in both Standard and SSD volumes.

Cloud Networks

Cloud Networks

Create multi-tiered, software defined networks, and add the Brocade Vyatta vRouter to create complex topologies.

Cloud Load Balancers

Cloud Load Balancers

Distribute workloads across multiple cloud servers to raise throughput, lower response time, and avoid overload.

Simple & affordable

Simple & affordable

Starting at just 3.2 cents per hour ($23.36/mo.) with consistent pricing across our US regions.1

Pay only for what you use

Pay as you go

We bill per minute from the time you create Performance Cloud Servers until you delete them.

Save even more

Save even more

Get discounts on Cloud Servers with volume usage, term commitments, and prepayment.

Management always included

Depending on the managed cloud service level you choose, we'll run your cloud ops for you, or just be there whenever you need us. Either way, you'll get 24x7x365 access to engineers who provide high-touch service and deep expertise for your cloud environment.

Here's what we do

Service Levels

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