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Maintain Control of Your Hardware, While Cutting Costs

Colocation from Rackspace

Get the most out of your existing hardware and legacy applications, while also setting yourself up for a future in the cloud. With Rackspace Colocation, you can deploy and manage your existing infrastructure in our best-in-class data center facilities, while eliminating the hassle and cost of running your own data center.

You can also get access to expert help addressing your toughest challenges — such as refactoring applications or guidance on how to maximize the value of your existing hardware investment.

Expertise and Support Around the Globe

Our cutting-edge, interconnected data centers help us deliver reliability and uptime to thousands of businesses every day around the globe — all backed by our results-obsessed support.

Whether you use our hardware or bring your own, Rackspace data centers provide the global reach, scale and organizational agility you need, with strategic locations in the world’s most influential technical and financial markets.

Why Use Rackspace Colocation Services?

Expand or Consolidate Your Data Center

Whether you’re looking to reign in data center sprawl or cease managing data centers altogether, Rackspace Colocation provides world-class data center infrastructure and migration services to make your transformation simple.

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Increase Scalability

Scale your environment by interconnecting with an elastic solution, such as Rackspace Private Cloud, or leverage RackConnect Global to burst into the public cloud of your choice. The size and breadth of our service provider ecosystem and proprietary offerings means you have nearly limitless growth options.

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Reduce Latency

With data centers across North America, Europe and Asia, we can help you improve proximity to your user base, lower latency and improve your users’ experiences.

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Strengthen Your Disaster Recovery Strategy

When your business’s reputation is on the line, adding a site in a geographically diverse location can mitigate the risk of failure and downtime.

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Reduce Operating Expenses

From routine maintenance to highly complex installations, you can trust our Smart Hands for Rackspace Colocation to be there when you can’t. Plus, we’re the only colocation provider to wrap an SLA around its Smart Hands service — including 1-hour response and 24-hour execution SLAs.

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"Could we do it ourselves? Sure. But it would be painful and cost more. To us, managed colocation was the best fit.”

Kevin Walters

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Position Your Business for Success

Built-In Redundancy

Our data centers are built with multiple layers of redundancy across physical security, power, cooling and networks — giving you greater uptime and reliability.

Robust Carrier Ecosystem

Rackspace Colocation data centers have an average of more than eight carriers per facility offering connectivity services.

Multi-Cloud Connectivity

Rackspace provides direct access to the public cloud (AWS®, Microsoft® Azure® and Google Cloud Platform), private cloud, third-party data center or Rackspace managed hosting environment of your choice.

Smart Hands Service

Our highly trained technicians and engineers can handle hardware installations, drive swaps, cable management and more, 24x7x365 via the MyRack portal.

Blended Bandwidth

Rackspace Blended Bandwidth takes the risk out of single-carrier contracts by combining connectivity from multiple Tier-1 carriers in one connection.

Migration Services for Colocation

This white-glove migration service facilitates the movement of your hardware to a Rackspace data center. We can even perform an application assessment and design analysis based on your future-state cloud architecture.

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