cloud images


Server Images

This article describes two ways that you can use the Swiftly client to download from Cloud Files an image that you have exported from Cloud Images. It presumes that you have already used a Cloud Images export task to export one...
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In order to provide high availability and data resiliency, the size of any file in Cloud Files is limited to 5 GB, which is smaller than most VM images and many other files that people might want to store. To get around this...
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Filed in: Cloud Files, Filed in: Cloud Images
Swiftly is a client tool that you can use to upload objects to and download objects from your Cloud Files account. Swiftly manages the storage of large objects in Cloud Files. If you have a very large object (such as a virtual...
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Filed in: Cloud Files, Filed in: Cloud Images
A common request we receive is, "Dear Rackspace, I've got a server in your DFW region and I want one exactly like it in SYD.  How can I make that happen?"

You can make it happen by using Cloud Images.  This article explains how...
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Server Management

You can use the Cloud Images service to import custom virtual machine disk images into the Rackspace open cloud.  In order for your images to be bootable as servers in the Rackspace cloud, however, they must be properly prepared...
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Filed in: Cloud Servers, Filed in: Cloud Images
You can use the Cloud Images service to import custom virtual machine disk images into the Rackspace open cloud.  In order for your images to be bootable as servers in the Rackspace cloud, however, they must be properly prepared...
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Filed in: Cloud Servers, Filed in: Cloud Images
You can use the Cloud Images service to import custom virtual machine disk images into the Rackspace open cloud. For such images to boot correctly, they must be prepared according to the following requirements and instructions....
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Filed in: Cloud Servers, Filed in: Cloud Images