Cloud Server


Bare Metal Servers

For a limited time, up to 10TB of bandwidth free for heavy content, cloud hosting, high-traffic websites, and more

A strong cloud foundation

Bluemix bare metal servers provide the power you require for your processor and disk I/O- intensive workloads. Users can configure the hardware in the cloud server as per the exact specifications via the portal or API and deploy in real-time. Bluemix always stays ahead of other cloud servers in terms of speed, power, and flexibility.


Easily build your bare metal server to spec


Choose a processor that meets your performance needs. Based according to your workloads, you can upgrade from the base config to fine tune the hardware. provision your server in your choice of IBM Cloud data center around te world and be online in 2-4 hours. If you prefer to go online in minutes you only need limited resources ( select an hourly bare metal server).





Virtual Servers

Deploy and scale cloud infrastructure on demand

What it can do for your business

IBM Bluemix virtual servers are available on public and private nodes and are ideal for fast scalability and higher cost-effectiveness.It can be purchased on a monthly or hourly basis. customize your options by selecting a public or private node configuration that meets your demands or customizes core count, RAM, and storage. Use a true hybrid environment by seamlessly integrating virtual servers, bare metal resources and other cloud services with one private network, API, and management system


Deploy the server resources you need where you need them

IBM Bluemix virtual servers provide faster deployment, better scalability, and pay as you go pricing plans.IBM virtual servers are perfect for larger workloads and the users get consistent performance with global availability.It integrates easily with bare metal servers and services on a single platform.


Build your virtual server

Customize your virtual server configuration by selecting the resources that best meet your workload's requirements. Add extra storage, choose an operating system, add control panels, firewalls, monitoring, and more. All monthly virtual servers include 250GB of outbound public bandwidth, Unmetered inbound public bandwidth, and unmetered private and management network bandwidth.




Multi-tenant or single-tenant. Local or SAN storage. Hourly or monthly. Completely integrated.


Every core is guaranteed to be 2.0Ghz or faster with no over subscription.


Locations around the world to meet your users where they are.

On Demand

Scale up or spin down instances on demand as your demands change.






  • 250GB/month outbound public bandwidth (with monthly billing)
  • Unlimited inbound public bandwidth
  • Unlimited private network (server-to-server) bandwidth
  • 100Mbps public and private network ports (upgradable to 1Gbps)
  • Private VLAN via public & private network
  • Geographically redundant DNS
  • Dual-stack IPv4 and IPv6 capable


Security and compliance

  • Onsite security 24 hours a day, every day of the week
  • Proximity and biometric access control
  • Digital security video surveillance
  • Access to SoftLayer SOC II Report


  • Online and phone support 24 hours a day, every day of the week
  • Data center staffing 24 hours a day, every day of the week
  • Advanced resolution system
  • Trouble ticketing system

Developer Tools

  • IBM Bluemix API
  • IBM Bluemix Development Network
  • Digital transcoding
  • Email delivery service

System administration

  • Advanced system reporting
  • Automated OS reloads
  • Hardware identification
  • Remote reboot & console access
  • Nimsoft monitoring

Management tools

  • Image import and export tools
  • Auto-scale
  • Rescue kernel
  • PassMark BurnIn test certification