Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by IBM
Founded:
2005
Headquarters:
Dallas, TX
Funding:
$30M
Categories:
Virtualization, Cloud Computing, Networking, Information Technology, Data Centers, Web Hosting
Description:
SoftLayer is a cloud-based infrastructure-as-a-service provider integrating physical and virtual devices of enterprises.

Detailed Description

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SoftLayer operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for Internet scale. Headquartered in Dallas and with an infrastructure spanning data centers in the United States, Asia and Europe, SoftLayer’s unified architecture provides unparalleled performance and control, with a full-featured API andsophisticated automation controlling a flexible platform that seamlessly integrates physical and virtual devices, allowing customers to deploy public cloud instances, bare metal servers and turnkey private clouds in real-time, and a global network for secure, low-latency communications. With 100,000 serversunder management, SoftLayer is the largest privately held infrastructure-as-a-service provider in the world with a portfolio of leading-edge customers from Web startups to global enterprises.

Current Team (10)

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Past Team (2)

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Funding Rounds (2) - $30M

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Products (2)

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    Cloud Servers

    All computing options. One platform. That’s cloud without compromise.
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    Cloud Servers

    All computing options. One platform. That’s cloud without compromise.

Investors (1)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Corporate Headquarters

    4849 Alpha Rd

    Dallas, TX 75244

    USA

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